Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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FNUS76 KSTO 091644
FWSSTO

SPOT FORECAST FOR COYOYTE HAND PILES...FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
844 AM PST FRI DEC 9 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0800 PST ON DECEMBER 09.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A BREAK IN THE RAIN TODAY BUT A MOIST AIR MASS WILL RESULT IN SOME
LIGHT RAIN OR DRIZZLE OVER THE BURN SITE. OBSERVATIONS AROUND THE
BURN SITE INDICATE BREEZY CONDITIONS OVER THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS OR
RIDGE TOPS. THE SLOPE VALLEY WINDS WILL BE MORE MODERATE DUE TO
SHELTERING AT THE BURN SITE. TRANSPORT WINDS ABOVE SHELTERING
SHOULD BE SUFFICIENT TO TRANSPORT SMOKE TO THE NORTHEAST. THE
NEXT WAVE OF RAIN IS FORECAST TO RETURN TONIGHT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH OCCASIONAL LIGHT RAIN OR
                    DRIZZLE.
CWR.................20 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....41-46.
MIN HUMIDITY........75-80 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 12 MPH.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 30 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 20 TO 25 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN. ONE-QUARTER TO ONE-HALF INCH AMOUNTS.
CWR.................100 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....38-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........96-100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 15 MPH
                    IN THE EVENING.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO 200 FT AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 25 TO 30 MPH.

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FORECASTER...JM
REQUESTED BY...D.EISZELE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1604078.0/STO
.EMAIL DEISZELE@FS.FED.US



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