Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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Spot Forecast for Noisy Creek Fire...WA-COF
National Weather Service Spokane WA
522 AM PDT Sat Aug 19 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0600 PDT on August 19.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...

Dry and slightly cooler temperatures are expected today. A weak
weather system will bring mid clouds to the fire area on Sunday.
Warmer temperatures are forecast Monday through Wednesday before a
strong cold front brings the potential for thunderstorms and windy
conditions Wednesday night into Thursday.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....78 bottom...65 top.
Min humidity........25-30 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Variable 2 to 5 mph through 0900...then
                    upslope/upvalley 3 to 7 mph.  Local wind
                    gusts up to 15 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......Near surface through 0930 then increasing to
                    5000 ft AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....West 6 to 12 mph.
Haines Index........2 very low.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....43-47 bottom of fire...48-52 mid slopes and
                    ridge tops.
Max humidity........75-85 percent bottom of fire...50-60 percent
                    mid slopes and ridge tops.
Wind (20 ft)........Downslope/downvalley 2 to 4 mph.
Mixing height.......Near surface.
Transport winds.....Downslope/downvalley 2 to 5 mph.
Haines Index........2 very low.

$$
Forecaster...JW
Requested by...John Stuchell
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1714587.0/OTX



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