Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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Spot Forecast for TEAKETTLE...Sierra NF
National Weather Service Hanford CA
633 AM PDT Mon Oct 23 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0900 PDT on October 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Surface high pressure over the Great Basin and a
strengthening ridge building into California will provide for
a warming and drying trend over the burn site through mid-week.
The ridge will weaken late in the week resulting in moderating
temperatures and better overnight humidity recovery.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....73-75.
Min humidity........15-20 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Downslope/downcanyon 1-3 mph in the morning
                    shifting to upslope/upcanyon 2-5 mph by
                    1100 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...East 8-16 mph.
Mixing height.......Rising to around 4000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East 5 mph.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....46-48.
Max humidity........45-50 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Upslope/upcanyon 2-5 mph in the evening
                    shifting to downslope/downcanyon 1-3 mph
                    after 2100 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...East 8-16 mph.
Mixing height.......Lowering to less than 500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 5 mph.

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....73-75.
Min humidity........15-20 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Downslope/downcanyon 1-3 mph in the morning
                    shifting to upslope/upcanyon 2-5 mph by
                    1100 PDT.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...East 8-16 mph in the morning decreasing
                    to 5-10 mph by 1100 PDT.
Mixing height.......Rising to around 4000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 5 mph.

$$
Forecaster...DS
Requested by...TOMAS GONZALEZ
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1717712.0/HNX



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