Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SUNCREST...NW IMT 12
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
613 PM PDT TUE AUG 30 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1803 MDT ON AUGUST 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
AN APPROACHING UPPER LEVEL TROUGH CURRENTLY OFF THE PACIFIC COAST
WILL PROMOTE INCREASINGLY MOIST SOUTHERLY FLOW ALOFT OVER THE FIRE
AREA THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY.  A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE OVER THE FIRE
WEDNESDAY EVENING BRINGING AN INCREASE IN WEST/NORTHWEST WINDS.
SEVERAL DIFFERENT WAVES OF ENERGY AND COLD FRONTS WILL CROSS THE
FIRE THROUGH THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND AND INTO MONDAY WHICH WILL
KEEP WINDS ELEVATED FROM TIME TO TIME AS WELL AS A THREAT OF
SHOWERS.


.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1400.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77.
MIN HUMIDITY........31 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WESTERLY WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48.
MAX HUMIDITY........74 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72.
MIN HUMIDITY........27 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS 44 TO 48.
HIGHS 60 TO 65. WEST WIND 7 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS.
LOWS 45 TO 49. HIGHS 64 TO 69. WEST WIND 4 TO 8 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS 40 TO 45. HIGHS 68 TO 73. NORTHWEST
WIND 3 TO 6 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...LN
REQUESTED BY...COLIN ROBERTSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160830.SUNCR.02/OTX


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