Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR LOOKOUT UNITS   120   121...USFS WNF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
438 AM PDT TUE MAY 5 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 PDT ON MAY 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
COOLER AIR MASS OVER THE REGION TODAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...WITH COOL
ONSHORE FLOW. WILL HAVE SCATTERED SHOWERS INCREASING AS COOLER MORE
UNSTABLE AIR MOVES INTO THE REGION. WHILE NOT HEAVY RAIN MAKERS...
WILL SEE SPOTTY MODERATE SHOWERS IN AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING.

SHOWERS WILL DECREASE SOMEWHAT TONIGHT...THEN INCREASE AGAIN ON
WEDNESDAY. WHILE THERE IS A SLIM CHANCE FOR A THUNDERSTORM LATE
TODAY...APPEARS THAT THIS CHANCE WILL REMAIN TO NORTH OF THE BURN
AREA. WILL HAVE A BETTER THREAT ON WEDNESDAY.


.TODAY (MAY 5)...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE
                       OF SHOWERS THIS MORNING...THEN INCREASING
                       THREAT OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
CWR (%).............10 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 50.
MIN HUMIDITY........GENERALLY AROUND 65 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST TO NORTHWEST 1-3 MPH THIS MORNING...THEN
                        INCREASING TO 4-7 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                        ON UPPER RIDGES THIS AFTERNOON.

DETAILED BI-HOURLY WEATHER FOR TODAY
 TIME               1100     1300     1500      1700      1900
 CLOUD COVER (%)... 75%      75%      80%       80%       75%
 TEMP.............. 43       45       48        49        47
 RH................ 82%      71%      68%       73%       82%
 20 FT WIND........ W 2-3    W 3-6    WNW 3-6   WNW 4-5   WNW 4-6


.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS...DECREASING
                       AFTER 2300.
CWR (%).............10 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-39.
MAX HUMIDITY........ABOVE 90 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST TO NORTHWEST 4-7 MPH UNTIL 2200...THEN
                       WIND EASING TO 2-3 MPH.


.WEDNESDAY (MAY 6)...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS.
                      ISOLATED AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR (%).............10 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50 TO 52.
MIN HUMIDITY........65-70 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE 0 TO 3 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 4-6
                    MPH LATE IN THE MORNING.
                    *** WINDS WILL BE GUSTY AND ERRATIC NEAR
                        THUNDERSTORMS.

$$
FORECASTER...ROCKEY
REQUESTED BY...JOSE E  MERCADO
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150505.LOOKO.01/PQR


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