Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR 2016 IRONMAN - HURRICANE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
904 AM MDT FRI MAY 6 2016

.DISCUSSION...A LARGE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL IMPACT SOUTHWEST UTAH
DURING THE EVENT...BRINGING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. THERE IS A BREAK IN PRECIPITATION ACROSS SOUTHERN
UTAH THIS MORNING...BUT ACTIVITY WILL LIKELY INCREASE THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING. ANOTHER LULL IN SHOWERS IS POSSIBLE DURING
THE OVERNIGHT/EARLY MORNING HOURS HEADING INTO SATURDAY...BUT
SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO RAMP UP AGAIN THROUGH MUCH OF SATURDAY
MORNING AND AFTERNOON. WINDS AWAY FROM SHOWERS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO
BE VERY STRONG...BUT MANY THESE STORMS ARE CERTAINLY CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING GUSTY WINDS AND LIGHTNING.

.TONIGHT...
  LAL.................4 UNTIL MIDNIGHT...THEN 2.
  HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.
  SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
                      SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                      UNTIL MIDNIGHT...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                      THUNDERSTORMS.
  MIN TEMPERATURE.....49-51.
  MAX HUMIDITY........78-80 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTY WINDS NEAR
                      SOME SHOWERS/THUNDERSTORMS.

.OUTLOOK FOR SATURDAY...
  LAL.................4.
  HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.
  CLEARING INDEX......1000+.
  SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
                      SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
  MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-66.
  MIN HUMIDITY........39-41 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....WEST-SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH WITH
                      GUSTS TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONGER
                      GUSTY WINDS POSSIBLE NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.



FORECASTER...SCHOENING
REQUESTED BY...SGT  BRANDON BUELL
REASON FOR REQUEST...SAR
.TAG 20160506.2016I.01/SLC

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