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FNUS76 KMFR 162236  
FWSMFR  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR GRAVEL...USFS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR  
336 PM PDT SAT OCT 16 2021  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON FORECAST START TIME OF 0900 PDT ON OCTOBER 17.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
HIGH PRESSURE EARLY SUNDAY WILL GIVE WAY TO A WET COLD  
FRONT SUNDAY NIGHT. EXPECT GUSTY SOUTH WINDS SUNDAY AFTERNOON AND  
EVENING, WEAKENING AND TURNING WEST SUNDAY NIGHT. 0.25 TO 0.35 INCHES  
OF PRECIPITATION IS FORECAST FOR THE FIRE AREA, WITH THE POTENTIAL  
OF 1 TO 2 INCHES OF SNOW EARLY MONDAY MORNING. TUESDAY SHOULD BE  
MOSTLY DRY, BUT SEVERAL ADDITIONAL FRONTS, WITH WINDS AND  
PRECIPITATION, ARE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE WEEK.  
 
   
SUNDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY LATE IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING  
MOSTLY CLOUDY.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.  
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.  
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 8 MPH IN THE MORNING, INCREASING TO  
12 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH 12-15 MPH IN THE MORNING, INCREASING TO  
20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......LESS THAN 500 FT AGL IN THE MORNING, INCREASING  
TO 6000-7000 FT AGL BY AFTERNOON.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH IN THE MORNING, INCREASING TO  
30 MPH BY AFTERNOON.  
CWR.................0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........RAIN IN THE EVENING, THEN RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS  
LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 31.  
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.  
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 8 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 18 MPH,  
BECOMING WEST OVERNIGHT.  
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST 12 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH,  
BECOMING WEST OVERNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......DECREASING TO 1000-2000 FT AGL OVERNIGHT.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.  
CWR.................90 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS IN THE  
MORNING.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 43.  
MIN HUMIDITY........AROUND 60 PERCENT.  
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST 5 TO 8 MPH.  
WIND (20 FT)........WEST 10 TO 12 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 4000-5000 FT AGL BY AFTERNOON.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 12 MPH.  
CWR.................25 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
 

 
FORECASTER...NIEUWENHUIS  
REQUESTED BY...CHRIS BUNKER  
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE  
.TAG 2119534.2/MFR  
.DELDT 10/17/21  
 
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