Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR STRANDED SAR...NPS MT RAINIER
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
825 AM PST MON JAN 23 2017

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 0800 PST ON JANUARY 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE AT (206) 526-6095, IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS
OR CONCERNS WITH THIS FORECAST.

.DISCUSSION....A LOW OFF THE OREGON COAST WILL PRODUCE MOIST SOUTHEAST
FLOW OVER WASHINGTON BECOMING NORTHEASTERLY THIS MORNING. EXPECT A FEW
SHOWERS...ESPECIALLY ALONG SOUTH AND EAST FACING SLOPES. CLOUDS ARE
GENERALLY MID LEVEL AND ANY PRECIPITATION WILL BE LIGHT AND VISIBILITY
SHOULD GENERALLY BE GOOD...ABOVE 6SM. AN UPPER RIDGE WILL RESULT IN
GENERALLY DRY WEATHER TUESDAY THROUGH THE WEEK. A WEAK
WEATHER SYSTEM COULD BRING SPOTTY LIGHT RAIN WEDNESDAY OR THURSDAY.

 FORECAST FOR 20 FOOT WIND SPEED (VALLEYS AND RIDGE TOPS) ARE 10
 MINUTE AVERAGES REFLECTING RAWS WINDS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. LIGHT SHOWERS WITH SNOW LEVELS
                    NEAR 2500 FEET MSL.
CHANCE OF PCPN......25 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 15.
MIN HUMIDITY........76 PERCENT.
SURFACE WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH GUSTS TO 20 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.03 INCHES.
CEILING (KFT).......MAINLY MID CLOUDS BKN CIGS 10000-12000 FEET
                    ABOVE MSL.
VISIBILITY..........GENERALLY GOOD...ABOVE 6 SM WITH BEST VISIBILITY
                    EXPECTED IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 10 ABOVE.
MAX HUMIDITY........81 PERCENT.
SURFACE WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.00 INCHES.
CEILING (KFT).......MAINLY MID CLOUDS SCT-BKN 10000-12000 FEET
                    ABOVE MSL.
VISIBILITY..........GENERALLY GOOD...ABOVE 6SM.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CHANCE OF PCPN......5 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 17.
MIN HUMIDITY........69 PERCENT.
SURFACE WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.00 INCHES.
CEILING (KFT).......MAINLY MID CLOUDS SCT 12000-15000 FEET ABOVE
                    MSL.
VISIBILITY..........GENERALLY VERY GOOD...ABOVE 6SM.

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FORECASTER...MERCER
REQUESTED BY...TRISH STANFIELD
TYPE OF REQUEST...SAR
.TAG 1700669.0/SEW



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