Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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FNUS76 KMFR 050510
FWSMFR

SPOT FORECAST FOR ANTELOPE RX  7...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
1010 PM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 PDT ON MAY 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A GENERAL COOLING TREND IS EXPECTED TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY AS AN
UPPER LEVEL LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES SOUTHWARD INTO OREGON.
EXPECT TEMPERATURES TO BE ABOUT 15-20 DEGREES LOWER (COMPARED TO
MONDAY). WE`LL ALSO SEE A CORRESPONDING JUMP UPWARD IN AFTERNOON
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY. MIXING WILL BE GOOD DURING THIS TIME
FRAME WITH MOSTLY NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS. THE BEST CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WILL BE WEDNESDAY AS THE UPPER LOW MOVES OVERHEAD. THE
UPPER LOW DIGS SOUTHWARD INTO NORTHERN CALIFORNIA WEDNESDAY
NIGHT INTO THURSDAY WITH NORTHEAST WINDS PREVAILING. SHOWER
CHANCES DIMINISH LATE WEEK INTO WEEKEND.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDS AND SUNNY INTERVALS. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    RAIN SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....54.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-32 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST 1-3 MPH INCREASING TO 3-6 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7800 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 5-10 MPH INCREASING TO 10-18 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (PDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........MCLDY  MCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....              S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR NONE
TEMP............30     37     45     50     53     53
RH..............93     80     65     49     36     28
EYE LEVEL WIND..NW 1   NW 1   NW 2   NW 2   NW 3   NW 4
WIND GUST.......3      3      3      4      5      6

.TUESDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
                    SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 25.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST 6 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    LIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7800 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 12-18 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 8
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF A THUNDERSTORM.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-39 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST 1-3 MPH BECOMING NORTH NORTHWEST 3-6
                    MPH WITH GUSTS TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 11000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 10-20 MPH.

TIME (PDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....SNSHWR SNSHWR SNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............26     31     37     43     48     50
RH..............98     89     76     62     48     39
EYE LEVEL WIND..NE 1   N 1    N 2    N 3    NNW 3  NNW 4
WIND GUST.......3      3      4      5      6      8

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FORECASTER...SPILDE
REQUESTED BY...GEORGE LIBERCAJT
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150505.ANTEL.01/MFR



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