Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FNAK79 PAFG 042345
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SPOT FORECAST FOR 336 ROCK...BLM-AFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
345 PM AKDT SAT JUL 4 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1504 AKDT ON JULY 04.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD NORTHEAST ACROSS THE CENTRAL
INTERIOR SUNDAY AND ON MONDAY...ALLOWING FOR WARMING TEMPERATURES
AND DRIER CONDITIONS. WITH SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING IN FROM
THE SOUTH...WINDS ARE NOT ANTICIPATED TO BE AS GUSTY ON SUNDAY.
THE FORECAST CALLS FOR SOUTHEAST WINDS OF UP TO 11 MPH IN OPEN
AREAS. WARMER YET FOR MONDAY...WITH MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY
FALLING BACK INTO THE MID 20S DURING PEAK HEATING. WIND SPEEDS
ARE FORECAST TO INCREASE ONCE AGAIN ON MONDAY...GUSTS IN EXCESS OF
18 MPH ARE POSSIBLE. OTHERWISE...ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE
POSSIBLE LATE MONDAY AFTERNOON...HOWEVER AT THIS TIME THE HIGHEST
CHANCES OF A STORM LIE WELL SOUTH OF THE FIRE.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20 PERCENT). AREAS OF SMOKE
                    THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48 TO 52.
MAX HUMIDITY........60 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING...DRAINAGE WINDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.
MIN HUMIDITY........26 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    SOUTHEAST 7 TO 11 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  UPSLOPE
                    AND UP VALLEY WINDS IN COMPLEX TERRAIN.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
MAX HUMIDITY........71 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. DRAINAGE
                    WINDS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT).  ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 83.
MIN HUMIDITY........26 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.  GUSTS TO 18 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.

$$
FORECASTER...JACOBS
REQUESTED BY...IC
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150704.336RO.01/AFG


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