Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR GRIZZLY COMPLEX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
548 PM PDT MON AUG 31 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1713 PDT ON AUGUST 31.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
TOMORROW SHOULD BE SHOULD BE ABOUT 5 DEGREES WARMER THAN TODAY...
AND THE WIND SHOULD BEHAVE SIMILAR TO TODAY. A FAST MOVING COLD
FRONT WILL BRING A CHANCE FOR RAIN LATE TUESDAY NIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY
MORNING. THE CHANCE FOR WETTING RAIN ON WEDNESDAY LOOKS TO BE ABOUT
40 PERCENT. THE ARRIVAL OF A SLOW MOVING...COOL UPPER LEVEL
LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM THURSDAY AFTERNOON WILL BRING A DECENT CHANCE
FOR SHOWERS THURSDAY...FRIDAY...AND SATURDAY.


.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY SMOKE OVERNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-80 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SHELTERED SOUTHEAST ASPECT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5
                    TO 8 MPH. EXPOSED RIDGE TOP...SOUTHWEST OR WEST
                    7 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 18 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800 FT AGL EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...BECOMING NEAR SURFACE OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 14 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. PATCHY SMOKE.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-69.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-38 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SHELTERED SOUTHEAST ASPECT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 6
                    TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 16 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    EXPOSED RIDGE TOP...SOUTHWEST 10 TO 14 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO 22 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE EARLY IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                    3500 FT AGL AFTER 1100 PDT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 13 TO 17 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    PATCHY SMOKE THROUGH THE NIGHT. SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS OVERNIGHT.
CWR.................4 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-50.
MAX HUMIDITY........89-92 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SHELTERED SOUTHEAST ASPECT...SOUTHWEST WINDS 5
                    TO 8 MPH. EXPOSED RIDGE TOP...SOUTHWEST 7 TO 10
                    MPH WITH GUSTS TO 16 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800 FT AGL EARLY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING NEAR
                    SURFACE OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 14 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

$$
FORECASTER...EK
REQUESTED BY...BRIAN JENKINS
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150831.GRIZZ.01/OTX


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