Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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Spot Forecast for SOD #114...BLM
National Weather Service Medford OR
747 PM PDT Thu Apr 19 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0600 PDT on April 20.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...High pressure will bring drier weather to the burn site
beginning on Friday. Winds will start out from the east Friday
morning before becoming west, then north. These winds will allow
for temperatures to be much warmer tomorrow than what was seen on
Thursday.  A weak front will move in Saturday, bringing a marine push
with it, but precipitation is not expected, and temperatures will
continue their warming and drying trend through the weekend and into
midweek next week.

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Max temperature.....58 to 60 degrees.
Min humidity........41 to 46 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds 5 to 7 mph with occasional gusts
                    to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......Surface increasing to 2800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East 4 to 6 mph becoming North to northwest in
                    the early afternoon.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Min temperature.....40 to 42 degrees.
Max humidity........89 to 94 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest 6 to 8 mph in the evening becoming
                    north-northeast 3 to 5 mph.
Mixing height.......2800 ft AGL decreasing to the surface after
                    sunset.
Transport winds.....Northwest 6 to 8 mph becoming northeast 4 to
                    6 mph
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy in the morning then clearing.
Max temperature.....63 to 65 degrees.
Min humidity........33 to 38 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........North to north-northeast winds 6 to 9 mph in the
                    morning increasing to 8 to 12 mph with gusts to
                    20 mph in the afternoon
Mixing height.......1000 ft AGL increasing to 4100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 14 mph.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.

$$
Forecaster...SCHAAF
Requested by...Joanie Lawrence
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1807127.0/MFR



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