Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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FNUS76 KOTX 250129
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SPOT FORECAST FOR HANLON HF...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
629 PM PDT SAT SEP 24 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 PDT ON SEPTEMBER 25.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

A WARM FRONT ON SUNDAY WILL BRING AN ABUNDANCE OF MID AND HIGH
CLOUDS THROUGH MID AFTERNOON AND THEN DRIER AIR WILL MOVE IN
RESULTING IN GRADUAL CLEARING.  HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE IN ON MONDAY
FOR WARM AND DRY CONDITIONS.  LOW MIXING HEIGHTS ARE EXPECTED BOTH
SUNDAY AND MONDAY. THE RIDGE WILL GRADUALLY FLATTEN TUESDAY AND
WEDNESDAY.  THIS WILL ALLOW FOR HIGHER MIXING HEIGHTS...MILD AND
DRY CONDITIONS...WITH A SMALL INCREASE IN WIND AS WELL.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THROUGH 1500...THEN GRADUAL
                    CLEARING.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 69.
MIN HUMIDITY........42 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL AT 1100 INCREASING
                    TO 2500 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 3 TO 7 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.
MAX HUMIDITY........96 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 1 TO 3 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77.
MIN HUMIDITY........37 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 1 TO 3 MPH THROUGH
                    0900 THEN UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 4 TO 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE THROUGH 1000 THEN INCREASING
                    TO 2000 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 1 TO 3 MPH THROUGH 0900 THEN
                    SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

$$
FORECASTER...JW
REQUESTED BY...KIEFER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160925.HANLO.01/OTX


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