Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Reno, NV

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Spot Forecast for Eastside UB...USFS
National Weather Service Reno NV
607 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0800 PDT on April 25.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National
Weather Service in Reno.

.DISCUSSION...

Well above normal temperatures will continue through Thursday.
There will be slight chances for afternoon thunderstorms at or
near the burn site today (10% chance) and Thursday (25% chance).
Showers with a slight chance for thunderstorms are expected north of
the burn site Friday afternoon. Afternoon showers and a few
thunderstorms are also possible this weekend along with much cooler
temperatures.

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/Weather.........Sunny.
Temperature.........52 at ignition...Max 65-68.
RH..................30% at ignition...Min 16-20%.
20-Foot Winds.......Upslope 3-7 mph at ignition...becoming
                     southeast-south 5-10 mph with gusts to 20 mph.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.
Mixing Height.......3000 ft agl increasing to 7000 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
Transport Winds.....Light winds.
Ventilation.........Marginal to fair.
Haines Index........3 at ignition...max 4.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

Sky/Weather.........Clear.
Temperature.........Min 30-35.
RH..................Max 55-60%.
20-Foot Winds.......Southeast-south winds 5-10 mph becoming downslope
                     2 to 5 mph after midnight.
LAL.................1.
Chc Wetting Rain....0%.
Mixing Height.......6500 ft agl decreasing to 600 ft agl after
                     midnight.
Transport Winds.....Light winds.
Ventilation.........Poor to good.
Haines Index........3.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/Weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of thunderstorms
                     in the afternoon.
Temperature.........Max 68-72.
RH..................Min 17-22%.
20-Foot Winds.......South winds 5-10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph.
LAL.................1...becoming 2.
Chc Wetting Rain....5%.
Mixing Height.......2400 ft agl increasing to 7200 ft agl in the
                     afternoon.
Transport Winds.....Light winds becoming southeast 10 to 20 mph in
                     the afternoon.
Ventilation.........Marginal increasing to very good late in the
                     afternoon.
Haines Index........3-4.

$$
Forecaster...Mittelstadt/Boyd
Requested by...Rich Davis
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1807691.0/REV
.EMAIL rdavis01@fs.fed.us



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