Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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FNUS76 KMFR 030451
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SPOT FORECAST FOR BKS6 7 8...US FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
951 PM PDT MON MAY 2 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 PDT ON MAY 03.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...MOISTURE AND INSTABILITY INCREASES TODAY, AND A
STRONGER DISTURBANCE ALOFT WILL PRODUCE MORE WIDESPREAD SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS...BUT THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO REMAIN EAST
OF THE BURN. WEDNESDAY WILL BE THE COOLEST AND WETTEST DAY AS AN
UPPER LEVEL LOW MOVES THROUGH. UNSETTLED WEATHER WITH SHOWERS
CONTINUES THURSDAY AND FRIDAY AS THE UPPER LOW SLOWLY MOVES OFF TO
THE EAST.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
                    THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 68.
MIN HUMIDITY........61 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST WINDS TO 2 MPH BECOMING NORTH WINDS
                    1 TO 3 MPH AROUND MID AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3700 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH AROUND 25 MPH.
CWR.................34 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS LIKELY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST AROUND 10 MPH.
CWR.................48 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60.
MIN HUMIDITY........75 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST WINDS 1 TO 3 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
CWR.................58 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.

$$
FORECASTER...NELAIMISCHKIES
REQUESTED BY...TREVOR WALLACE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160503.BKS67.01/MFR



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