Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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FNUS73 KUNR 290012
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SPOT FORECAST FOR HOT SPRINGS COLD BROOK...FALL RIVER CO EM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
612 PM MDT SAT MAR 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1748 MDT ON MARCH 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING...
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM MDT SUNDAY...

.DISCUSSION...A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE FIRE AREA AROUND 800 PM
...WITH GUSTY WEST WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST AND INCREASING AS THE FRONT PASSES.
ISOLATED SHOWERS OR POSSIBLY A THUNDERSTORM WILL BE POSSIBLE EARLY THIS EVENING.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TEMPERATURE.........79 AT REQUEST...MIN 42.
RH..................AROUND 10 PERCENT AT REQUEST...MAX 60 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WIND 10 TO 15 MPH AT REQUEST WITH GUSTS
                    TO NEAR 30 MPH IN EXPOSED LOCATIONS.
                    WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST AFTER A COLD FRONT
                    PASSAGE AROUND 800 PM. NORTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO
                    25 TO 35 MPH AROUND 800 PM WITH GUSTS AS HIGH AS 45 MPH
                    IN EXPOSED LOCATIONS. GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS CONTINUING
                    THROUGH THE REST OF THE NIGHT.

CWR.................5 PERCENT.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 2100...THEN 1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 TO 15000 FT AGL EARLY IN THE EVENING...DECREASING TO
                    500 TO 1000 FT AGL LATE IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 30 TO 40 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST AND
                    INCREASING TO 45 TO 55 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING...
                    THEN DECREASING TO 35 TO 45 MPH OVERNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT DECREASING TO POOR.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 62.
RH..................MIN 22 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7400 TO 7900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 20
                    MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD INCREASING TO VERY GOOD.

$$
FORECASTER...GR
REQUESTED BY...FRANK MAYNARD
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150328.HOTSP.01/UNR






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