Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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Spot Forecast for Green Base RX...Kaibab National Forest/USFS
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
631 PM MST Wed Oct 18 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1000 MST on October 19.
If conditions become unrepresentative, contact the
National Weather Service in Flagstaff, AZ

.DISCUSSION...A passing trough will bring slightly cooler
temperatures and increasing winds on Thursday. In addition,
enough instability will exist for isolated showers and
thunderstorms in the area. However, chances of wetting rain
are very low. On Friday, expect cooler temperatures and
windy conditions ahead of an approaching cold front.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms through the day.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 69.
Min humidity........26 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 8 to 12 mph with gusts up to
                    20 mph.
Lal.................1.
Haines Index........3 very low.
Max Vent Rate.......Excellent (145900 knot-ft).
Clearing Index......1459.
Mixing height.......3100 ft agl after 10 am increasing to
                    7200 ft agl in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....South around 10 mph increasing to southwest 20
                    to 25 mph in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 42.
Max humidity........60 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Becoming south to southeast around 3 to 5 mph
                    after 7 pm.
Haines Index........3 very low.
Min Vent Rate.......Poor (1100 knot-ft).
Clearing Index......11.
Mixing height.......3000 ft agl early in the evening decreasing to
                    200 ft agl in the late evening and overnight.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 20 mph shifting to the south
                    10 to 15 mph in the late evening and overnight.

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 65.
Min humidity........22 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph with gusts up to
                    35 mph.
Haines Index........2 very low.
Max Vent Rate.......Very good (89600 knot-ft).
Clearing Index......896.
Mixing height.......1300 ft agl in the morning increasing to 3200
                    ft agl in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....South 10 to 15 mph increasing to southwest 25
                    to 30 mph in the afternoon.

.SATURDAY...North winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to 15 mph.
Highs in the low 60s. Lows in the mid 30s. Min Humidity mid-teens.
.SUNDAY...Northeast winds around 5 mph.
Highs in the upper 60s. Lows in the mid 30s. Min Humidity mid-teens.
.MONDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Highs in the low 70s.
Lows in the mid 30s. Min Humidity mid-teens.


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Forecaster...RICKEY
Requested by...Zach Boness
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1716743.16/FGZ
.EMAIL zacharyjboness@fs.fed.us



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