Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Joaquin Valley, CA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MOWERY FIRE...SEQUOIA NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HANFORD CA
941 PM PDT SUN MAY 3 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0800 PDT ON MAY 04.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A VERY WEAK TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE ACROSS
THE REGION MONDAY...BRINGING SLIGHTLY BETTER POTENTIAL FOR SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE SOUTHERN SIERRA NEVADA MONDAY AFTERNOON
AND EVENING. THE THUNDERSTORM THREAT WILL BE LIMITED TO THE
SIERRA CREST TUESDAY.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. 0.04 INCHES.
TEMPERATURE.........37 AT IGNITION...MAX 57.
RH..................65 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 30 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST 5-10 MPH BY 1200.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...SOUTH 12 MPH
MIXING HEIGHT.......900 FT AGL EARLY IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO
                    6400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 MPH.

.MONDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. 0.0 INCHES.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 28.
RH..................MAX 86 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST WINDS 5-10 MPH EARLY IN THE EARLY EVENING
                    SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 2-5 MPH BY 2300.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...NORTHEAST 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500-4600 FT AGL IN THE EVENING...DECREASING
                    TO 500-700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 3 TO 10 MPH.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. 0.0 INCHES.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 56.
RH..................MIN 28 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTH WINDS UP TO 3 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING
                    INCREASING TO WEST 8-12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SURROUNDING RIDGE...WEST 12-15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1100 FT AGL IN THE MORNING...INCREASING TO 4000-5400 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 2 TO 3 MPH INCREASING TO WEST AROUND
                    13 MPH.

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FORECASTER...VASQUEZ
REQUESTED BY...DAVID ERNST
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150504.MOWER.01/HNX



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