Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST for Turkey Track...BIA-TCA
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
636 AM MST Sat Mar 25 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0730 MST on March 25.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A passing low pressure system will bring cloudy
conditions, along with chances for showers and gusty southwest winds.
Dew points should increase as the system passes, so expect relative
humidities to be a bit higher than yesterday. Some isolated
thunderstorm activity cannot be ruled out. light winds with poor
ventilation rates are forecast overnight. High pressure will lead to
warmer temperature and lighter winds on Sunday.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers in
                    the morning, then chance of rain showers and
                    slight chance of thunderstorms after 11 am.
CHANCE OF PCPN......30 percent.
Max temperature.....53 to 55.
Min humidity........31 to 33 percent.
WIND (20 FT)........Southwest around 5 mph, increasing to 10 to 15
                    mph with gusts from 20 to 30 mph after 11 am.
                    Gusty and erratic winds will be possible near
                    thunderstorms.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
MAX VENT RATE.......Excellent (209900 knot-ft).
CLEARING INDEX......2099.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700 ft agl increasing to 9000 ft agl after 10 am.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest around 10 knots increasing to 20 to
                    25 knots in the late morning and afternoon.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 percent.
Min temperature.....30 to 32
Max humidity........87 to 89 percent.
WIND (20 FT)........Variable around 5 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 very low.
MIN VENT RATE.......Poor (800 knot-ft).
CLEARING INDEX......8.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400 ft agl.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....North 5 to 10 knots.

.SUNDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 percent.
Max temperature.....57 to 59.
Min humidity........24 to 26 percent.
WIND (20 FT)........West winds 5 to 10 mph.
LAL.................1.
Haines Index........2 very low.
MAX VENT RATE.......Good (54500 knot-ft).
CLEARING INDEX......545.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700 ft agl increasing to 5800 ft agl after 10 am.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast around 5 knots shifting to the west
                    10 to 15 knots in the late morning and
                    afternoon.

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Forecaster...RICKEY
Requested by...Burn Boss
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1705172.0/FGZ
.EMAIL christopher.henrie@bia.gov


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