779  
FNUS76 KPQR 170301  
FWSPQR  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR INDIAN CREEK FIRE...USFS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR  
801 PM PDT WED AUG 16 2017  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0600 PDT ON AUGUST 17.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE PORTLAND, OREGON OFFICE.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
A VERY WEAK DECAYED FRONT WILL PUSH ONSHORE OVERNIGHT  
AND THURSDAY MORNING. THIS WILL BRING CLOUDS TO START THURSDAY,  
WITH SKIES BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE AFTERNOON. TEMPERATURES  
WILL BE A FEW DEGREES COOLER AS A RESULT OF THE CLOUDY START.  
THERE MAY BE A FEW CLOUDS TO START FRIDAY AS WELL, BUT THEY SHOULD  
CLEAR MUCH EARLIER. THUS, FRIDAY SHOULD BE A LITTLE WARMER AND DRIER.  
ONSHORE FLOW WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE NEXT SEVERAL DAYS, BRINGING  
BREEZY WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING  
HOURS.  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING,  
THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY IN THE AFTERNOON.  
CWR.................0 PERCENT.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77-80.  
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........  
SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT IN THE MORNING, BECOMING UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGETOP...........WEST-NORTHWEST 2 TO 4 MPH IN THE MORNING, BECOMING  
4 TO 7 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX(HIGH)..5 (MODERATE).  
HAINES INDEX (MID)..5 (MODERATE).  
RAINFALL AMOUNT.....0.00 INCHES.  
   
THURSDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.  
CWR.................0 PERCENT.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-55.  
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........  
SLOPE/VALLEY.......UPSLOPE LESS THAN 5 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING,  
BECOMING DRAINAGE LESS THAN 5 MPH BY 2000..  
RIDGETOP...........WEST-NORTHWEST 4 TO 7 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 15 MPH IN THE  
EARLY EVENING, DECREASING TO 2 TO 4 MPH IN THE LATE  
EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.  
HAINES INDEX(HIGH)..5 (MODERATE).  
HAINES INDEX (MID)..4 (LOW).  
RAINFALL AMOUNT.....0.00 INCHES.  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........LOW CLOUDS FOR A FEW HOURS FIRST THING IN THE MORNING.  
OTHERWISE, MOSTLY SUNNY.  
CWR.................0 PERCENT.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-82.  
MIN HUMIDITY........33-38 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........  
SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT UPSLOPE THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON, THEN  
BECOMING NORTHWEST 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
RIDGETOP...........WEST-NORTHWEST 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE MORNING, BECOMING  
6 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX(HIGH)..5 (MODERATE).  
HAINES INDEX (MID)..5 (MODERATE).  
RAINFALL AMOUNT.....0.00 INCHES.  
 

 
FORECASTER...PYLE  
REQUESTED BY...STEVEN CARTER  
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE  
.TAG 1714491.0/PQR  
.EMAIL SCARTER@TFS.TAMU.EDU  
 
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