Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for INDIAN FIRE...USFS
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
611 PM PDT Wed Aug 16 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0600 PDT on August 17.

If conditions become unrepresentative...or if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast...please contact our office at
(702) 263-9750.

.DISCUSSION...Not much will change in the pattern over the next several
days, thus persistence of current weather expected with east winds each
day, likely 25 - 30 mph near ridgetops, with lighter speeds at lower
elevations. Relative humidity will continue good recovery overnight and
only fall to around 25 percent during the day. Cumulus buildups will
continue each afternoon, though any rain or thunderstorm threat should
remain well north of the site, with only  10 percent or less chance of
anything impacting the fire.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....69-74.
Min humidity........24-26 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
  10000 ft wind.....East 15 to 25 mph.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......6000 ft AGL increasing to 10000 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....Northeast 10 to 15 knots.
Haines Index........3.
Ventilation.........Excellent.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....49-54.
Max humidity........63-68 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........Downslope/downvalley 2 to 5 mph.
  10000 ft wind.....East 7 to 16 mph.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......6000 ft AGL decreasing to 3000 ft AGL after
                    midnight.
Transport winds.....East around 10 knots in the evening becoming
                    light.
Haines Index........3.
Ventilation.........Good to excellent.

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....69-74.
Min humidity........23-25 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
  10000 ft wind.....East 15 to 25 mph.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Mixing height.......7000 ft AGL increasing to 11000 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....East 10 to 15 knots.
Haines Index........4.
Ventilation.........Excellent.

$$
Forecaster...Steele
Requested by...Heather Stone
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1714487.0/VEF
.EMAIL hestone@fs.fed.us



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