Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for 2017 MFD Wildland Refresher...Maui Fire Department
National Weather Service Honolulu HI
1156 AM HST Fri Apr 21 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1300 HST on April 21.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Trade wind flow will usher in gentle northwest
winds during the daytime with winds shifting downslope off
Haleakala at night. A chance of showers will persist during the
afternoons along with more cloud cover. Conditions will remain
relatively humid with just a slight decrease in humidity for
Saturday.

Based forecast values on Kealia Pond NWR RAWS observations, with
slight adjustment for elevation difference.


.THIS AFTERNOON...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy with isolated showers.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 85.
Min humidity........55 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 5 to 7 mph. Gusts
                    to 12 mph.
Mixing height.......4500 to 5500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 8 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy with isolated showers.
Chance of pcpn......10 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 67.
Max humidity........95 percent.
20-foot winds.......Downslope 3 to 5 mph.
Mixing height.......2500 to 3500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East 11 to 13 mph.

.SATURDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy in the morning. Partly
                    sunny with isolated showers in the
                    afternoon.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 86.
Min humidity........50 percent.
20-foot winds.......Northwest winds 6 to 9 mph. Gusts
                    to 13 mph.
Mixing height.......4000 to 5000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East 11 to 13 mph.

$$
Forecaster...Foster
Requested by...Jon Duncan
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1707430.0/HFO
.EMAIL jmdunc28@gmail.com


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