Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Portland, OR

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SPOT FORECAST FOR HORNING SPRAY PROJECT...BLM SALEM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR
853 AM PDT WED APR 1 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0724 PDT ON APRIL 01.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE WILL MOVE OVER THE SPRAY
SITE THURSDAY. MOIST CONDITIONS CAN BE EXPECTED DURING THE MORNING
FOLLOWED BY A SLOW IMPROVING TREND IN THE AFTERNOON. THE AIR MASS
WILL BE MUCH MORE STABLE THURSDAY COMPARED TO TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.
THUS...THERE WILL BE MINIMAL WIND THURSDAY MORNING...THEN IT WILL
BECOME MORE TERRAIN-DRIVEN IN THE AFTERNOON.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY IN THE MORNING WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS. PARTIAL CLEARING IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR (%).............0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....53-57.
MIN HUMIDITY........55-65 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING THEN UP-SLOPE
                    OR SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
VISIBILITY..........GREATER THAN 6 MILES.
CEILING.............AROUND 2000 FEET IN THE MORNING THEN IMPROVING
                    TO 3500 FEET BY EARLY AFTERNOON.

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FORECASTER...WEISHAAR
REQUESTED BY...KIRK APPLEMAN
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150401.HORNI.01/PQR


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