Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FNAK79 PAFG 301513
FWSAFG

SPOT FORECAST FOR MEDICINE CREEK 552...SOUTHWEST AREA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
713 AM AKDT TUE JUN 30 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2302 AKDT ON JUNE 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY IN ADVANCE OF A SURFACE TROUGH
TO THE NORTHWEST OF THE FIRE. THE FORECAST CALLS FOR WIND SPEEDS
OF 10 TO 14 MPH. SLIGHTLY COOLER TEMPERATURES ARE IN STORE FOR
TODAY...HOWEVER HIGHS WILL STILL TOP OUT IN THE MID 70S. THIS WILL
ALLOW MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY TO FALL NEAR 40 PERCENT. A SHOWER
OR ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM IS POSSIBLE THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT. GUSTY
ERRATIC WINDS WOULD BE EXPECTED NEAR ANY THUNDERSTORM.

AS THE SURFACE TROUGH SWINGS THROUGH THE REGION...WINDS WILL VEER
TO THE WEST...OR POSSIBLY NORTHWEST OVERNIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY.
TEMPERATURES WILL BE COOLER WEDNESDAY...WITH HIGHER RELATIVE
HUMIDITY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS
                    AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON. AREAS OF
                    SMOKE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 75.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 14 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR.................5 PERCENT.
LAL.................2.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED RAIN
                    SHOWERS THROUGH THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 51.
MAX HUMIDITY........88 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 10 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
LAL.................2.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 69.
MIN HUMIDITY........51 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
CWR.................20 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.

$$
FORECASTER...JACOBS
REQUESTED BY...WILLIAM PHILLIPS
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150629.MEDIC.01/AFG


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