Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR COURTNEY...CAL FIRE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
859 PM PDT MON SEP 15 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2000 PDT ON SEPTEMBER 15.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL CONTINUE OVER THE
FIRE AREA THROUGH WEDNESDAY. EXPECT LITTLE CHANGE IN CONDITIONS
ON TUESDAY THEN SLIGHTLY LOWER TEMPERATURES...HIGHER HUMIDITIES
AND INCREASED WINDS ON WEDNESDAY AS AS A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE
APPROACHES THE COAST. AFTERNOON CUMULUS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP
OVER THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OF THE SIERRA WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS NEAR THE CREST BY WEDNESDAY.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. AFTERNOON CUMULUS EAST OF THE FIRE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....93-95.
MIN HUMIDITY........17-20 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST TO EAST 1-3 MPH IN THE MORNING...
                    BECOMING UPSLOPE (SOUTHWEST) 2-5 MPH AFTER 1000.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTH SOUTHWEST 5-8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO AROUND 12000 FEET AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH SOUTHWEST 13 MPH.


.TUESDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....62-64.
MAX HUMIDITY........55-60 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....DOWNSLOPE (NORTHEAST) 1-3 MPH.
                    EVENING SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 3-6 MPH.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTH SOUTHWEST 4-7 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO AROUND 500 FEET AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST NORTHEAST 5 MPH.


.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. AFTERNOON CUMULUS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-92.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-23 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST TO EAST 1-3 MPH IN THE MORNING...
                    BECOMING UPSLOPE (SOUTHWEST) 3-6 MPH AFTER 1000.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTH SOUTHWEST 7-10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......RISING TO AROUND 12000 FEET AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH SOUTHWEST 15 MPH.


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FORECASTER...HARTY
REQUESTED BY...DAVE SHY
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140915.COURT.02/HNX



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