Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Salt Lake City, UT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BRYCE CANYON ADMIN PILES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
814 AM MST FRI FEB 27 2015

.DISCUSSION...GOOD MIXING HEIGHTS ACROSS THE AREA TODAY AS A
SOMEWHAT UNSTABLE AIRMASS REMAINS IN PLACE. ALTHOUGH TRANSPORT
WINDS ARE NOT VERY STRONG...ENOUGH VERTICAL VENTILATION
SHOULD BE IN PLACE TO PROVIDE MODERATE TO GOOD MIXING CONDITIONS
BY THIS AFTERNOON. SOME ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS ARE POSSIBLE THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING...THEN EXPECT SNOW TO INCREASE MORE
SIGNIFICANTLY IN COVERAGE LATER TONIGHT AS A STORM SYSTEM MOVES
INTO THE AREA. PERIODS OF SNOW WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE WEEKEND
WITH UP TO A FOOT OF SNOW POSSIBLE FOR THE BURN SITE.

.TODAY...
  LAL.................1.
  HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.
  CLEARING INDEX......590.
  SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
                      ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS AFTER NOON.
  MAX TEMPERATURE.....37-39.
  MIN HUMIDITY........45-47 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....NORTHWEST WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH THEN INCREASING
                      TO SOUTH-SOUTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH AFTER 1300.

.TONIGHT...
  LAL.................1.
  HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.
  SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
                      WIDELY SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL
                      MIDNIGHT...THEN NUMEROUS SNOW SHOWERS.
  MIN TEMPERATURE.....15-17.
  MAX HUMIDITY........97-100 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....SOUTH-SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

.OUTLOOK FOR SATURDAY...
  LAL.................1.
  HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.
  CLEARING INDEX......1000+.
  SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT CLOUD COVER). SNOW.
  MAX TEMPERATURE.....32-34.
  MIN HUMIDITY........80-82 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                      26 MPH.



FORECASTER...CHENG
REQUESTED BY...DAVE BROTHWELL
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150227.BRYCE.01/SLC

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