Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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SPOT FORECAST FOR ICE STORM RECOVERY...BORGER OEM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
544 AM CST TUE JAN 17 2017

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 0600 CST ON JANUARY 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
WINDS WILL GENERALLY BE OUT OF THE WEST NORTHWEST THIS MORNING AND
SHOULD SHIFT OUT OF THE SOUTH LATER THIS AFTERNOON. OVERALL
WINDSPEEDS SHOULD BE 5 TO 10 MPH. WINDS WILL STAY MAINLY OUT OF THE
SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH THROGH WENDESDAY NIGHT. NEXT SIGNIFICANT WIND
INCREASE LOOKS TO BE ON FRIDAY, WHERE WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15
MPH ARE EXPECTED.

.TODAY...

SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO POOR (2500-10000 KNOT-FT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
LAL.................1.
MIN HUMIDITY........53 PERCENT.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 1000-2500 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 3 TO 7 MPH.

TIME (CST)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........MCLDY  PCLDY  MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............33     31     34     42     46     47
RH..............92     96     85     65     55     53
20 FT WIND......NW 7   NW 6   NW 6   NW 6   W 5    S 5
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     10     10
CHC OF PCPN (%).10     10     10     0      0      0
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      3      3      3
VRATE KT-FT/10003      3      4      6      7      6

.TONIGHT...

SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO POOR (0-4400 KNOT-FT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.
LAL.................1.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    RAIN SHOWERS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-500 FT AGL.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
CHANCE OF PCPN......20 PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (CST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........MCLEAR PCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............43     40     39     38     37     36
RH..............62     73     76     82     85     89
20 FT WIND......SE 5   S 6    S 7    S 8    S 7    SW 6
20 FT WIND GUST.       10     10     10     10     10
CHC OF PCPN (%).20     20     20     20     20     20
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      3      3      3
VRATE KT-FT/10002      0      0      0      3      4

.WEDNESDAY...

SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (4500-39000 KNOT-FT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 56.
LAL.................1.
MIN HUMIDITY........49 PERCENT.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT).
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2000-3000 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DECREASING TO
                    1000 FT AGL LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 9 TO 16 MPH.

TIME (CST)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........MCLDY  MCLDY  PCLDY  MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............35     35     43     50     55     56
RH..............92     100    76     63     51     49
20 FT WIND......SW 6   SW 7   SW 9   SW 10  S 10   S 9
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     10     15     15     10
CHC OF PCPN (%).10     10     10     10     10     10
HAINES INDEX....2      2      2      3      3      3
VRATE KT-FT/10005      5      11     28     35     21

$$
FORECASTER...WEBER
REQUESTED BY...JASON WHISLER
TYPE OF REQUEST...OTHER
.TAG 1700453.0/AMA


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