Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sacramento, CA

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SPOT FORECAST for Fork Fire...USDA - US Forest Service
National Weather Service SACRAMENTO CA
244 PM PDT Wed Sep 30 2020

Forecast is based on forecast start time of 1600 PDT on September 30.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

...Hot and Dry this Week. Breezy Easterly Winds Possible Late Tonight
into Thursday Morning...

.DISCUSSION...
Hot and dry conditions continue through the week. Locally gusty
easterly wind possible tonight into Thursday morning. Moderate to
poor overnight recoveries continue through the week.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny. Hazy and patchy smoke.
Max temperature.....83-89.
Min humidity........11-18 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......East winds up to 6 mph becoming north up to 7
                    late this afternoon. Gusts up to 12 mph.
 Ridgetop...........East winds 6 to 12 mph becoming north after
                    1600-1700 hours. Gusts up to 17 mph.
Mixing height.......Increasing to 8000-9500 ft AGL, then decreasing to
                    5500 ft AGL late in the afternoon..
Transport winds.....North to northeast up to 6 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Hazy and patchy smoke.
Min temperature.....63-68.
Max humidity........24-34 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Northeast winds 7 to 13 mph. Gusts up to 18 mph.
 Ridgetop...........East 10 to 18 mph with gusts 20-30 mph.
Mixing height.......Decreasing to 100-200 ft AGL early
                    in the evening.
Transport winds.....East 5 to 10 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny. Hazy.
Max temperature.....83-90.
Min humidity........11-17 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......East winds 7 to 12 mph with gusts to around 16
                    mph shifting to the southwest up to 7 mph in
                    the afternoon.
 Ridgetop...........East to southeast winds up to 10 mph shifting to
                    the northwest after 1400-1500 hours.  Gusts up to
                    15 mph.
Mixing height.......Increasing to 9500 ft AGL early in the afternoon,
                    then decreasing to 6800 ft AGL late in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....East 5 to 10 mph in the morning shifting to the
                    southeast 6 to 12 mph by 1100-1200 hours.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.

$$
Forecaster...IDM
Requested by...Ryan Stypa
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 2013132.0/STO
.DELDT 09/30/20
.EMAIL Ryan.Stypa@usda.gov



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