Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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Spot Forecast for Buck Unit 4...USFS
National Weather Service Reno NV
306 AM PDT Sun Apr 22 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0600 PDT on April 22.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National
Weather Service in Reno.

.DISCUSSION...
Well above normal temperatures will continue through the week
ahead. Dry conditions continue through midweek when an approaching
system will bring chances for showers and thunderstorms for the
second half of the week and possibly into next weekend.

.TODAY...

Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy.
Temperature.........40 at ignition...Max 65.
RH..................75% at ignition...Min 22-27%.
20-Foot Winds.......Winds light and variable at ignition becoming
                     West 8-12 mph between noon and 2 pm increasing
                     to 13-18 mph with gusts to 25 mph late in the
                     afternoon.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.
Mixing Height.......500-900 ft agl at ignition increasing to 7100 ft
                     agl in the afternoon.
Transport Winds.....Light winds becoming southwest 10 to 20 mph in
                     the afternoon.
Ventilation.........Fair increasing to very good in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/Weather.........Clear.
Temperature.........Min 35.
RH..................Max 63-68%.
20-Foot Winds.......Northwest winds 8-13 mph shifting to the
                     east 5-10 mph after midnight.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.
Mixing Height.......6900 ft agl decreasing to 900 ft agl after
                     midnight.
Transport Winds.....West northwest 10 to 20 mph in the evening
                     becoming east up to 10 mph after midnight.
Ventilation.........Excellent decreasing to poor after midnight.
Haines Index........3.

.MONDAY...

Sky/Weather.........Sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
Temperature.........Max 62.
RH..................Min 26%.
20-Foot Winds.......East winds 7-12 mph.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.
Mixing Height.......5000-5600 ft agl.
Transport Winds.....East winds around 10 mph surface through about
                     3500 agl becoming southwest around 10 mph above
                     3500 feet agl.
Ventilation.........Fair.
Haines Index........3.

$$
Forecaster...Hoon/Johnson
Requested by...Chris Voelker
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1807079.0/REV
.EMAIL cvoelker@fs.fed.us



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