Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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FNUS76 KSTO 061209
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SPOT FORECAST FOR LAKE RED BLUFF CURTAIN INCINERATOR...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SACRAMENTO CA
509 AM PDT FRI MAY 6 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0800  ON MAY 06.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

A LINGERING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BRING OVERCAST CONDITIONS
ACROSS NORTHERN CALIFORNIA TODAY AND SATURDAY.  RAIN SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY NEAR THE BURN SITE.
TEMPERATURES WILL BE COOLER THAN AVERAGE AND RELATIVE HUMIDITIES
WILL BE ELEVATED. WARMER TEMPERATURES AND DRIER CONDITIONS WILL
BEGIN TO RETURN TO NORTHERN CALIFORNIA FOR THE BEGINNING OF NEXT WEEK.

.TODAY...

MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
LAL.................2.
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR.................20 PERCENT INCREASING TO 30 PERCENT IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTHWEST 7 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 11 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2000-2500 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 7 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

MIN TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
LAL.................2.
SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
                    LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................30-40 PERCENT.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTH 5 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 8 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 500-1000 FT AGL.
MAX HUMIDITY........93-98 PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 MPH.

.SATURDAY...

MAX TEMPERATURE.....70-75.
LAL.................2.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................20 PERCENT.
 RIDGETOP...........SOUTH 12 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTH WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-1500 FT AGL.
MIN HUMIDITY........55-60 PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 12 MPH.

$$

FORECASTER...MK
REQUESTED BY...NICK MATHESON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1600757.0/STO


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