Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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Spot Forecast for Chetco Bar Fire...USFS
National Weather Service Medford OR
959 PM PDT Fri Jul 21 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0000 PDT on July 22.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...There are 3 main items of interest in the forecast:
easterly winds with moderate ridge top humidity recoveries tonight
including a moderate to strong Chetco effect near Brookings on
Saturday and Sunday, hot inland temperatures Saturday through
Monday, and especially a slight chance to chance of thunderstorms
Sunday afternoon through Tuesday evening including the possibility
of overnight thunderstorms.


.SATURDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....Around 91.
Min humidity........26 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Northeast winds 3 to 6 mph. Gusts up to 10 mph
                    in the afternoon.
WIND (20 FT)........Northeast winds 6 to 11 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......400-2200 ft AGL increasing to 3100-3300 ft AGL
                    early in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 16 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....Around 62.
Max humidity........60 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Northeast winds 3 to 6 mph. Gusts up to 10 mph
                    in the evening.
WIND (20 FT)........Northeast winds 7 to 11 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph
                    in the evening.
Mixing height.......1800-3100 ft AGL decreasing to 600-900 ft AGL
                    late in the evening.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 15 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny in the morning then becoming partly
                    cloudy.
Max temperature.....Around 93.
Min humidity........20 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Northeast winds 3 to 6 mph. Gusts up to 10 mph
                    in the morning.
WIND (20 FT)........Northeast winds 9 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph
                    in the morning.
Mixing height.......2000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 15 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.

$$
Forecaster...NELAIMISCHKIES
Requested by...Galice WFM
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1713094.1/MFR



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