Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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Spot Forecast for Oklahoma RX...Alaska Fire Service
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
833 AM AKDT Wed Apr 26 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 2000 AKDT on April 26.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Upper level front moving north over the area will
produce some very light showers or sprinkles through Thursday.
A thermal low over the area will aid in the instability to
produce some light showers over the area as well. The thermal low
over the area will also cause the winds to become variable at times
depending on the position of the low. Winds forecast are gradient
winds with enhancement.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Sprinkles and
                    flurries in the morning, then scattered rain
                    showers in the afternoon.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 50.
Min humidity........53 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph. Gusts to 20 mph
                    in the afternoon.
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......2500 ft AGL increasing to 6000 ft AGL in the
                    late morning.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 5 mph.
INVERSION BURNOFF...Around 9 AM.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Scattered rain
                    showers through the night. Chance of snow
                    showers after midnight.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 34.
Max humidity........87 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds 5 to 9 mph with gusts to
                    20 mph in the evening. Winds diminishing to
                    4 to 8 mph by late evening.
Mixing height.......6000 ft AGL decreasing to 2800 ft AGL in the
                    late evening and overnight.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 8 mph.
INVERSION SETUP.....Around 11 PM.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Chance of snow
                    showers in the morning. Chance of rain showers
                    through the day.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 51.
Min humidity........48 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming Southwest 5 to 9 mph with
                    gusts to 20 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......2800 ft AGL increasing to 5200-6200 ft AGL in
                    the late morning.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 2 mph.
INVERSION BURNOFF...Around 9 AM.

$$
Forecaster...FREEMAN
Requested by...Elliott
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1707620.2/AFG



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