Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FNAK79 PAFG 271126
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SPOT FORECAST FOR 337 HOGATZA...ALASKA FIRE SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
326 AM AKDT WED JUL 27 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0015 AKDT ON JULY 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH APPROACHING FROM THE WEST WILL TRIGGER
RAIN SHOWERS OVER THE FIRE AREA THURSDAY. RAIN WILL BE LIKELY
THURSDAY NIGHT AS THE TROUGH MOVES ACROSS THE AREA. A MOIST
WEST TO SOUTHWEST FLOW ALOFT WILL BRING WETTING RAINS FRIDAY
NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-1000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7000-8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
MAX HUMIDITY........85 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000-7000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1000-2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 MPH.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 62.
MIN HUMIDITY........55 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH INCREASING TO 8 TO 15 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000-2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5000-6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 20 MPH.

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FORECASTER...FISCHER
REQUESTED BY...UYT
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160727.337HO.01/AFG


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