Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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SPOT FORECAST FOR WATAUGA...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
430 PM CDT WED APR 9 2014

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A COLD FRONT WAS APPROACHING THE WILDFIRE SITE WITH
SCATTERED SHOWERS. SOME OF THESE SHOWERS WERE CAUSING STRONG
ERRATIC WIND GUSTS. A SHOWER PASSING HETTINGER RESULTED IN WIND
GUSTS TO 77 MPH. AFTER THE FRONTAL PASSAGE TEMPERATURES SHOULD
DECREASE WHILE HUMIDITIES INCREASE.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURE.........78.
RH..................24 PERCENT.
WIND................WINDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 29 TO 34 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
LAL.................2.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

TIME (CDT)      4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........53  59  65
WEATHER COV.....SCH CHC CHC
WEATHER TYPE....RW  RW  RW
TEMP............77  73  66
RH..............19  24  34
20 FT WIND DIR..W   NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD..36  36  37
20 FT WIND GUST.40  40  45
CWR.............0   0   0
LAL.............2   2   2
HAINES INDEX....6   6   6

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TEMPERATURE.........32.
RH..................71 PERCENT.
WIND................WINDY. NORTHWEST WINDS 25 TO 34 MPH DECREASING
                    TO 5 TO 9 MPH LATE TONIGHT.
LAL.................2 DECREASING TO 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

TIME (CDT)      7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM 6AM
SKY (%).........71  60  50  45  39  30  25  24  21  19  17  12
WEATHER COV.....SCT
WEATHER TYPE....RW
TEMP............63  59  54  50  47  44  41  39  37  35  33  32
RH..............36  37  43  48  51  57  62  63  66  67  69  71
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  W
20 FT WIND SPD..37  36  33  28  21  15  11  10  10  10  10  10
20 FT WIND GUST.45  45  40  35  25  20
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
LAL.............2   2   2   2   2   2   1   1   1   1   1   1
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........58.
RH..................29 PERCENT.
WIND................WEST WINDS 6 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 11 TO 16
                    MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...SAVADEL
REQUESTED BY...NICOLE BRESNAHAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140409.WATAU.01/BIS






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