Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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Spot Forecast for Ashland Water Shed...U.S Forest Service
National Weather Service Medford OR
949 PM PDT Tue Mar 28 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0800 PDT on March 29.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...A cold front will move onshore Wednesday with periods
of rain from midday on. The front will move through in the evening,
then east of the area overnight with precipitation becoming more
showery. Winds will shift from southerly ahead of the front to
northwesterly behind it. Breezy northwest winds are likely Thursday
with showers tapering off by evening. High pressure should bring dry
weather Friday.

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy. A chance of rain in the morning, then
                    rain in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....Around 54.
Min humidity........50-55 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Southeast 0-2 mph becoming southwest 2-5 mph
                    with gusts to 8 mph in the afternoon.
WIND (20 FT)........Southeast 2-5 mph becoming southwest 5-10 mph
                    with gusts to 20 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......500 ft AGL increasing to 3000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South to southwest 10-20 mph.
CWR.................65 percent.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Rain in the evening, then rain showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....Around 40.
Max humidity........95 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Southwest becoming northwest 3-6 mph with gusts
                    to 10 mph.
WIND (20 FT)........Southwest becoming northwest 6-12 mph with gusts
                    to 25 mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......2500 ft AGL increasing to 3500 ft AGL
                    after midnight.
Transport winds.....Southwest becoming northwest 15-25 mph.
CWR.................near 100 percent.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Rain showers in the morning,
                    then a chance of rain showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....48.
Min humidity........60 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Northwest 3-6 mph increasing to 6-8 mph with
                    gusts to 12 mph.
WIND (20 FT)........Northwest 6-12 mph increasing to 10-20 mph with
                    gusts to 30 mph.
Mixing height.......3500 ft AGL increasing to 5500 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....Northwest 20-30 mph.
CWR.................80 percent.
LAL.................1.

$$
Forecaster...SPILDE
Requested by...Star R.D
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1705400.0/MFR



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