Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR DYER...USFS INYO NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
759 AM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0734 PDT ON MAY 04.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TODAY AS A LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH THE AREA. MAIN CONCERNS WILL BE GUSTY AND ERRATIC
OUTFLOW WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY. CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND STORMS
WILL PERSIST TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY AS WELL.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
MIN HUMIDITY........20 PERCENT.
  20 FT-10 MIN AVG..UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH.
  10K FT WIND.......EAST 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING WEST 8 TO 12 MPH
                    WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.  WINDS WILL
                    BE GUSTY AND ERRATIC NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....1 PERCENT.
LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......15500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 6 KNOTS IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    LIGHT.
VENTILATION.........GOOD.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....47-52.
MAX HUMIDITY........51 PERCENT.
  20 FT-10 MIN AVG..WEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH.
  10K FT WIND.......NORTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....1 PERCENT.
LAL.................3 DECREASING TO 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 7 TO 16 KNOTS.
VENTILATION.........GOOD.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
MIN HUMIDITY........16 PERCENT.
  20 FT-10 MIN AVG..UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH BECOMING NORTH
                    AROUND 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
  10K FT WIND.......NORTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH.
CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....1 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......15200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 6 TO 9 KNOTS IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    LIGHT.
VENTILATION.........VERY GOOD.

$$
FORECASTER...OUTLER
REQUESTED BY...JILL MOORE
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150504.DYER_.01/VEF


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