Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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Spot Forecast for Schaeffer Fire...US Forest Service
National Weather Service Hanford CA
955 PM PDT Sun Sep 22 2019

Forecast is based on forecast start time of 0500 PDT on September 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
A weak trough of low pressure will move through the burn area
overnight with high pressure building in for Monday through
Wednesday. Winds will turn to the northeast with relative humidity
trending lower and temperatures trending higher.


.MONDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....61-63.
Min humidity........24-27 percent.
Eye level winds.....West winds 5-9 mph with occasional gusts
                    to 13 mph.
Surrounding ridge...West to Northwest 6-12 mph with gusts to
                    16 mph.
Mixing height.......Around 600 ft AGL in the morning...rising to
                    6500 ft AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 9 mph.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....40-42.
Max humidity........43-46 percent.
Eye level winds.....North 4-8 mph in the evening increasing
                    to northeast 8-11 mph overnight.
Surrounding ridge...North to Northeast 10-16 mph with gusts
                    to 22 mph.
Mixing height.......Lowering to near 700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 9 mph.
LAL.................1.

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....65-67.
Min humidity........19-21 percent.
Eye level winds.....Northeast winds 5-10 mph in the morning
                    shifting to the north 7-11 mph with gusts
                    to 17 mph in the afternoon.
Surrounding ridge...Northeast to east 12-19 mph with gusts
                    to 24 mph.
Mixing height.......6200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 14 mph.
LAL.................1.


.EXTENDED...
.WEDNESDAY...
Clear. Temperatures up 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH down 1-3 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-7 mph.
   Ridges...........West 3-7 mph.

.THURSDAY...
Clear. Temperatures down 2-8 degrees. Minimum RH up 2-8 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 3-11 mph.
   Ridges...........West 9-21 mph.

.FRIDAY...
Mostly clear. Slight chance of rain. Cooler. Temperatures down 6-16
degrees. Minimum RH up 10-22 percent.
20-Foot Winds...
   Slopes...........Upslope/upvalley 7-19 mph.
   Ridges...........West 15-27 mph.


Forecaster...MOLINA

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Requested by...Incident Command
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1915212.13/HNX
.DELDT 09/22/19
.FormatterVersion 1.0.26
.EMAIL dylan.johnston@usda.gov



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