Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR RICKEY  1...COLVILLE N.F.
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
1038 AM PDT WED APR 16 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0930 PDT ON APRIL 16.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A WEAK WEATHER SYSTEM WILL SPREAD CLOUDS ACROSS THE BURN
AREA TODAY. A CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH
THIS EVENING...BUT WETTING RAINS WILL BE UNLIKELY.  A WETTER
SYSTEM MOVES INTO THE BURN AREA ON THURSDAY INTO THURSDAY NIGHT.
RAIN WILL DEVELOP THROUGH THE MORNING AND REMAIN LIKELY THROUGH
THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING...BEFORE DECREASING OVERNIGHT. THERE
IS ALSO A SLIGHT THREAT OF THUNDER IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING
TOO. FRIDAY WILL SEE LINGERING SHOWER CHANCES AND BREEZY...GUSTY
CONDITIONS. DRIER WEATHER IS EXPECTED SATURDAY WITH
ANOTHER COLD FRONT PASSAGE AROUND SATURDAY NIGHT OR SUNDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS.
CWR.................40 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....58.
MIN HUMIDITY........41 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    SOUTH 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE...BECOMING 3400-5200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    CHANCE OF RAIN OVERNIGHT.
CWR.................24 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41.
MAX HUMIDITY........94 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL DECREASING TO 700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDER-
                    STORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................83 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....55.
MIN HUMIDITY........67 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    SOUTHEAST 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    ISOLATED GUSTS UP TO 13 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700 INCREASING TO 2300 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 4 TO 8 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

$$
FORECASTER...JC
REQUESTED BY...R  WINKLER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140416.RICKE.02/OTX



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