Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BOLGEN...ALASKA FIRE SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
904 PM AKDT SAT MAY 23 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2025 AKDT ON MAY 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM AKDT SUNDAY...

.DISCUSSION...
VERY WARM AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST OVER THE FIRE AREA
THROUGH SUNDAY UNDER A STRONG HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE ALOFT.
COOLER TEMPERATURES AND HIGHER AFTERNOON HUMIDITIES ARE EXPECTED
MONDAY AND TUESDAY AS THE RIDGE AND WARM AIR MASS DRIFTS
EASTWARD. A THERMAL TROUGH WEST OF THE FIRE WILL MOVE TO NORTHEAST
OF THE FIRE SUNDAY AND REMAIN NORTHEAST OF THE FIRE MONDAY.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.
MAX HUMIDITY........70 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 6-8 MPH DIMINISHING OVERNIGHT
                    AND BECOMING SOUTHWEST 2-5 MPH BY MORNING.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......LOWERING TO 300 FT AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....VARIABLE 4-8 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 3-6 MPH
                    BY MORNING.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.
MIN HUMIDITY........13 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 6-10 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL RISING TO 9000 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....VARIABLE 5-8 MPH.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.
MAX HUMIDITY........80 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 3-7
                    MPH TOWARDS MORNING.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL LOWERING TO 300 FT AGL AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT..
TRANSPORT WINDS.....VARIABLE 5-10 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 3-7 MPH
                    BY MORNING.

.MEMORIAL DAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 72.
MIN HUMIDITY........30 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 6-10 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL RISING TO 7000 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....VARIABLE 4-8 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...FISCHER
REQUESTED BY...HIGGINS
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150523.BOLGE.01/AFG


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