Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Diego, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR OBSERVATORY PILES...US FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN DIEGO CA
1000 AM PST FRI FEB 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0845 PST ON FEBRUARY 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
MOSTLY SUNNY TODAY WITH SOME WESTERLY BREEZES AT THE BURN SITE. A
STORM-SYSTEM MOVING IN WILL BRING STRENGTHENING WEST TO SOUTHWEST
WINDS TO THE SITE TONIGHT THROUGH SATURDAY AND ALSO INCREASING
SHOWERS. EYE-LEVEL WIND GUSTS TO 25 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE AT THE
SITE ON SATURDAY...WITH 50 MPH OR GREATER GUSTS AT RIDGE-TOP
LEVEL. SNOW LEVELS WILL DROP TO NEAR 5500 FEET ON
SATURDAY...RESULTING IN A RAIN AND SNOW MIX...BECOMING ALL SNOW BY
SATURDAY EVENING.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY LATE
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 49.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 PERCENT.
WIND................
   EYE-LEVEL........WEST 3 TO 6 MPH. GUSTS TO 9 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
   RIDGETOP.........WEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH.
                    GUSTS TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHC WETTING RAIN....5 PERCENT.

TIME (PST)        10 AM        2 PM
SKY (%)...........10           15
WEATHER COV.......
WEATHER TYPE......NONE         NONE
TSTM COV..........
TEMP..............47           49
RH................45           40
EYE-LVL WIND DIR..W            W
EYE-LVL WIND SPD..4            6
EYE-LVL WIND GUST.6            9

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING
                    AND EARLY MORNING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 34.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
WIND................
   EYE-LEVEL........SOUTHWEST 6 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 12 MPH.
   RIDGETOP.........WEST-SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 45
                    MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....40 PERCENT...BECOMING 75 PERCENT IN THE LATE
                    EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

TIME (PST)        6 PM         10 PM        2 AM
SKY (%)...........84           98           98
WEATHER COV.......CHANCE       DEFNTE       DEFNTE
WEATHER TYPE......RNSHWR       RNSHWR       RNSHWR
TSTM COV..........
TEMP..............38           36           34
RH................98           100          100
EYE-LVL WIND DIR..SW           SW           SW
EYE-LVL WIND SPD..6            9            9
EYE-LVL WIND GUST.12           12           12

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS LIKELY
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN MIX OF RAIN AND SNOW
                    SHOWERS IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY
                    AFTERNOON. SNOW SHOWERS LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 36.
MIN HUMIDITY........95 PERCENT.
WIND................
   EYE-LEVEL........WEST-SOUTHWEST 6 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    25 MPH.
   RIDGETOP.........SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 50 MPH.
CHC WETTING RAIN....75 PERCENT...BECOMING 80 PERCENT LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

TIME (PST)        6 AM         10 AM        2 PM
SKY (%)...........100          100          100
WEATHER COV.......LIKELY       DEFNTE       DEFNTE
WEATHER TYPE......RNSNMIX      RNSNMIX      RNSNMIX
TSTM COV..........
TEMP..............34           35           36
RH................97           100          98
EYE-LVL WIND DIR..WSW          SW           SW
EYE-LVL WIND SPD..12           12           12
EYE-LVL WIND GUST.25           25           25

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 30S. WINDS
SOUTHWEST 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...
SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 30S.
WINDS SOUTHWEST 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 30S. WINDS WEST 15 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...STEPHEN HARRISON
REQUESTED BY...JIM STEADMAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150228.OBSER.01/SGX



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