492  
FNUS76 KPDT 241640  
FWSPDT  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR HQ PILES...US FISH AND WILD LIFE SERVICE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PENDLETON OR  
940 AM PDT MON APR 24 2017  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 PDT ON APRIL 24.  
***THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS***  
***WINDS ARE 20 FOOT 10-MINUTE AVERAGES***  
***CWR-CHANCE OF WETTING RAIN 0.10 OR GREATER***  
 
IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS WITH THIS FORECAST, PLEASE  
CONTACT OUR OFFICE AT (541) 276-8134.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
AN UPPER LOW AND TROUGH WILL CROSS THE BURN AREA  
TODAY AND TONIGHT WITH A MODERATE CHANCE OF WETTING RAIN.  
TOMORROW MORNING WILL BE A BREAK WITH DRY WEATHER BEFORE ANOTHER  
SYSTEM BRINGS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL  
INCREASE THIS EVENING TO AROUND 10 MPH AND CONTINUE THROUGH  
TUESDAY. A STRONGER SYSTEM WILL ARRIVE WEDNESDAY WITH A GOOD  
CHANCE OF WETTING RAIN AND WESTERLY WINDS OF 20 TO 30 MPH.  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING, THEN  
SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
CWR.................17 PERCENT.  
LAL.................NO TSTMS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61.  
MIN HUMIDITY........56 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 2 TO 7 MPH.  
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 16  
MPH IN THE LATE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1300-2300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5100-5700 FT AGL  
LATE IN THE MORNING.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........2 (VERY LOW).  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE  
EVENING, THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
CWR.................28 PERCENT.  
LAL.................NO TSTMS.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41.  
MAX HUMIDITY........95 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 13 MPH.  
RIDGETOP WIND.......WEST WINDS 8 TO 15 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5700 FT AGL DECREASING TO 600-1100 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 13 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........2 (VERY LOW).  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
CWR.................2 PERCENT.  
LAL.................NO TSTMS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-68.  
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 13 MPH.  
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 16 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-1400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4000-5800 FT AGL  
LATE IN THE MORNING.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH INCREASING TO 14  
TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........2 (VERY LOW).  
 

 
FORECASTER...PERRY  
REQUESTED BY...JOHN JANAK  
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED  
.TAG 1707677.0/PDT  
.EMAIL JOHN_JANAK@FWS.GOV  
 
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