Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Los Angeles, CA

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Spot Forecast for Gilardi VMP...CALFIRE SLU
National Weather Service Los Angeles/Oxnard CA
1140 PM PDT Sun Jun 17 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0800 PDT on June 19.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Upper ridge will be building in over the region this
week. The marine layer will be much more shallow yet still be high
enough to allow low clouds to move in over the spot forecast at 400
feet above sea level. There is a 30 percent chance that low clouds
could scour out before sunrise due to northeast flow. Similar pattern
is expected through much of the week.

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Low clouds and fog in the morning, becoming mostly
                    sunny in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....73-76.
Min humidity........40-45 percent.
Eye level winds.....Variable 2 to 4 mph becoming west up to 4 to 6 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......North winds up to 5 mph shifting to the west 8
                    to 12 mph in the afternoon.
 Ridgetop...........North winds up to 5 mph shifting to the northwest 8
                    to 14 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......AOB 500 ft early, increasing to 2000 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....West to northwest 8 mph.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear in the evening, then low clouds and fog
                    after midnight.
Min temperature.....Around 54.
Max humidity........95-100 percent.
Eye level winds.....West winds 4 to 6 mph early, becoming north 2 to 3 mph
                    after midnight.

Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......West winds 8 to 12 mph early, becoming north 3 to 6 mph
                    after midnight.
 Ridgetop...........Northwest winds 10 to 15 mph becoming north to northeast
                    6 to 10 mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......AOB 1500 ft early, lowering to AOB 500 ft overnight.
Transport winds.....North to northeast 6 mph.

$$
Forecaster...KAPLAN
Requested by...SLU ECC
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1811608.0/LOX
.DELDT 06/18/18
.EMAIL slu.ecc@fire.ca.gov



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