Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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SPOT FORECAST FOR FORK PEAK...WA DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
554 PM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1731 PDT ON SEPTEMBER 18.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
ONSHORE TONIGHT INTO FRIDAY...BUT THIS WILL WEAKEN FRIDAY NIGHT AS
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER WASHINGTON. THERMAL LOW PRESSURE WILL
BUILD UP THE OREGON COAST FRIDAY NIGHT AND WASHINGTON COAST EARLY
SATURDAY. THIS WILL BRING EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS TO THE FIRE AREA
BY DAYBREAK SATURDAY...WITH BREEZY WINDS AND RATHER LOW HUMIDITY.

EAST WINDS WILL EASE SATURDAY NIGHT...THEN LIKELY END BY SUNRISE
SUNDAY. SUNDAY WILL BRING WARM CONDITIONS...BUT INCREASING ONSHORE
WINDS IN THE AFTERNOON WILL BRING COOLING AND HIGHER HUMIDITY.


.TONIGHT (THU NIGHT)...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PARTIAL CLEARING AT TIMES.
                    A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY EARLY.
CWR (%).............0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
MAX HUMIDITY........ABOVE 90 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST 2-3 MPH THIS EVENING...THEN CALM.
VISIBILITY..........6 MILES OR MORE...BUT LOWER IN CLOUDS.
CEILING.............4000 TO 4500 FT THIS EVENING. AFTER 2300...
                       CLOUD BASES RUNNING 1800 TO 2000 FT.
HAINES INDEX(HIGH)..2 (VERY LOW).

DETAILS FOR TONIGHT (THU NIGHT)...
  TIME (LOCAL)...   8 PM    10 PM    MID    2 AM    4 AM
  CLOUD COVERAGE.    95      95%      95%     95%     95%
  TEMP...........    53      53       52      51      50
  RH.............    90%     92%      95%     96%     98%


.FRIDAY (19 SEPT)...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
                      BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR (%).............0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66 TO 70.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WIND...BECOMING NORTHWEST 2-3 MPH.
VISIBILITY..........6 MILES OR MORE.
CEILING.............1500 TO 2000 FT IN THE MORNING...THEN
                      4000 TO 4500 FT.
HAINES INDEX(HIGH)..2 (VERY LOW).

DETAILS FOR FRIDAY...
  TIME (LOCAL)...   8 AM    10 AM    NOON    2 PM    4 PM
  CLOUD COVERAGE.    100%    90%      70%     50%     35%
  TEMP...........    52      54       59      64      67
  RH.............    95%     90%      72%     60%     52%

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 53-59. HIGHS 79-83. EAST TO NORTHEAST
WINDS 6-9 MPH...WITH GUSTS 18-25 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 30-35 PCT.

.SUNDAY...CLEAR. INCREASING LOW CLOUDS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
LOWS 52-58. HIGHS NEAR 80. EAST WIND 2-4 MPH EARLY...THEN LIGHT.
AFTER 1400 WEST TO SOUTHWEST 2-4 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 30-35 PCT.

.MONDAY...MORNING CLOUDS THEN PARTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE 50S. HIGHS NEAR 70. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5-9 MPH.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 45-60 PCT.

.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF RAIN. LOWS 48-53.
HIGHS 65-70. SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WIND 6-10 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
60-70 PCT.

$$
FORECASTER...ROCKEY
REQUESTED BY...BECCA SUTTON
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140918.FORKP.01/PQR


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