Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for Velma...USFS
National Weather Service Reno NV
222 PM PDT Thu Oct 19 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1500 PDT on October 19.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National
Weather Service in Reno.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM PDT THIS EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...
Strong winds will continue through tonight. Humidity will rise
this evening, then a period of wetting rain changing to snow is
expected late tonight with the heaviest precipitation expected
between midnight and 5 am. Drier with


.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
Temperature.........Max 46-48.
RH..................45-50%.
20-Foot Winds.......Southwest 20-30 mph with gusts to 50 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....5%.
Mixing Height.......11500-12000 ft MSL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 35 to 40 mph.
Ventilation.........Excellent.
Haines Index........3.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/Weather.........Chance of showers in the evening, then rain
                     and snow after midnight. Snow accumulation 2-4
                     inches.
Temperature.........Min 28.
RH..................Max 100%.
20-Foot Winds.......Southwest winds 25-40 mph with gusts to 60 mph.
                     Stronger gusts above 70 mph possible between
                     8 pm and midnight.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....40% increasing to 100% after midnight.
Mixing Height.......10500-11500 ft MSL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 40-50 mph.
Ventilation.........Excellent decreasing to very good after
                     midnight.
Haines Index........2.

.FRIDAY...

Sky/Weather.........Cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy. Chance of
                     snow showers in the morning.
Temperature.........Max 32-34.
RH..................Min 60-63%.
20-Foot Winds.......Southwest winds 20-30 mph with gusts to 50 mph
                     in the morning, decreasing to 15-20 mph with
                     gusts to 35 mph in the afternoon.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....10%.
Mixing Height.......10500-11500 ft MSL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 30 to 40 mph decreasing to 15 to 20
                     mph in the afternoon.
Ventilation.........Good.
Haines Index........2.

$$
Forecaster...Deutschendorf
Requested by...Sean Dunn
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1717577.0/REV
.EMAIL Caminoecc@gmail.com


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