Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Boise, ID

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FNUS75 KBOI 222024
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SPOT FORECAST FOR BUCKHORN...PAYETTE NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
224 PM MDT FRI AUG 22 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1410 MDT ON AUGUST 22.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...SHOWERS AND SOME THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WITH POTENTIALLY HEAVY RAIN...

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER LOW WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA TONIGHT... AND IS
TRIGGERING WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING. THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE SLOW MOVING AND THERE
IS A GOOD CHANCE OF HEAVY RAINFALL WITH ANY THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY
AT THE BURN SITE. THUNDERSTORMS BECOMING LESS LIKELY ON SATURDAY
AS THE UPPER LOW MOVES EAST TO NORTHERN WYOMING... HOWEVER SHOWERS
ARE LIKELY TO CONTINUE AND THE RISK OF AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM
REMAINS UNTIL AROUND MIDNIGHT SATURDAY NIGHT.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
                    IN THE EVENING...THEN WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOME
                    THUNDERSTORMS MAY PRODUCE LARGE HAIL AND HEAVY
                    RAINFALL IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION 90 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44 TO 49.
MAX HUMIDITY........77 TO 84 PERCENT.
WIND - EYE LEVEL....NORTH AROUND 5 MPH THIS EVENING... BECOMING
                    LIGHT DOWNSLOPE AROUND 3 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
                    WIND AT NEARBY RIDGETOPS MAY STAY NORTH AT 5 TO
                    8 MPH ALL NIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTH AROUND 5 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...75 POOR.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
                    CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 90 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57 TO 67.
MIN HUMIDITY........42 TO 54 PERCENT.
WIND - EYE LEVEL....NORTH TO NORTHWEST AROUND 4 TO 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...600 GOOD.

$$
FORECASTER...LOUIS
REQUESTED BY...ANN NICHOLSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140822.BUCKH.01/BOI


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