Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Salt Lake City, UT

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FNUS75 KSLC 311915
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SPOT FORECAST FOR COTTONWOOD FIRE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
115 PM MDT FRI JUL 31 2015

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE AREA THROUGH
TOMORROW RESULTING IN A DRY AND STABLE AIRMASS. THE RIDGE WILL
SHIFT EAST SATURDAY NIGHT/SUNDAY ALLOWING FOR A MORE MOIST AND
UNSTABLE AIRMASS TO MOVE IN. HOWEVER...SHOWERS THAT DEVELOP WILL
HAVE LITTLE IN THE WAY OF RAIN WITH THEM AND GUSTY WINDS ARE ALSO
POSSIBLE. A DRYING TREND IS EXPECTED BEGINNING MONDAY.

.REST OF TODAY...
  LAL.................1.
  HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.
  CLEARING INDEX......500.
  SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
  MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-73.
  MIN HUMIDITY........16-19 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 5-10 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
  LAL.................1.
  HAINES INDEX........5 ..MODERATE.
  SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
  MIN TEMPERATURE.....51-54.
  MAX HUMIDITY........40-44 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY WINDS 3-7 MPH.

.OUTLOOK FOR SATURDAY...
  LAL.................1.
  HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.
  CLEARING INDEX......400.
  SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
  MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-76.
  MIN HUMIDITY........19-23 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY WINDS 3-7 MPH.



FORECASTER...TRAPHAGAN
REQUESTED BY...ADAM SOPER
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150731.COTTO.02/SLC

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