Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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FNUS76 KMFR 280613
FWSMFR

Spot Forecast for Clear...US Forest Service
National Weather Service Medford OR
1113 PM PDT Thu Jul 27 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 2300 PDT on July 27.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...The ridge of high pressure will start to build into
western Siskiyou County today. High temperatures will be about 5
degrees higher with mainly slope driven winds at the lower
elevation and southwest transport winds. Expect another 5 degrees
warming on Saturday while humidity could lower to the lower teens.
Hot and dry weather is expected to last into most of next week.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....Around 58.
Max humidity........rising to 60 percent by 0200...
                    Max 70-80 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Downslope 0-1 mph.
WIND (20 FT)........Northwest winds around 5 mph.
Mixing height.......1200 ft AGL decreasing to 400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 5 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....95-98.
Min humidity........21 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Upslope winds 1 to 2 mph.
WIND (20 FT)........East winds 3 mph in the morning then
                    Southwest 5 to 7 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2500 ft AGL in the morning increasing to
                    6000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 4 mph in the morning then
                    Southwest to West wind 5 mph in the afternoon.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....Around 60.
Max humidity........64 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Northwest winds 2 to 3 mph in the evening
                    becoming downslope 0-1 mph.
WIND (20 FT)........Northwest winds around 8 mph in the evening
                    becoming Northeast 5 mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......5000 ft AGL in the evening decreasing to
                    500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 8 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....98-101.
Min humidity........16 percent.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....Upslope winds 1 to 2 mph.
WIND (20 FT)........Northeast winds 3 to 5 mph until early
                    afternoon then backing to Northwest 6 to 8 mph
                    with gust to 12 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......7500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 6 mph in the morning then
                    Southwest 5 mph in the afternoon.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.

$$
Forecaster...BUNNAG
Requested by...Gerald Spence
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1713536.0/MFR



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