Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SEVENTY MILE...ALASKA FIRE SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
817 PM AKDT WED MAY 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1926 AKDT ON MAY 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...AN UPPER LEVEL HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE OVER THE FIRE
AREA THIS EVENING WILL BE PUSHED EASTWARD THURSDAY AFTERNOON
AND EVENING AS AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE AND SURFACE FRONT
MOVE NORTHEASTWARD ACROSS THE AREA. WARM AND DRY CONDITIONS
WILL CONTINUE OVER THE FIRE AREA THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON.
SOMEWHAT COOLER TEMPERATURES WITH HIGHER MINIMUM HUMIDITIES
ARE EXPECTED FRIDAY AFTERNOON. A THERMAL SURFACE TROUGH WILL
REMAIN OVER THE FIRE AREA THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING THEN MOVE
EASTWARD INTO THE YUKON TERRITORY THURSDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH FRIDAY.
WEST WINDS 3-5 MPH THIS EVENING WILL BECOME LIGHT/VARIABLE LATER
TONIGHT. STRONGER WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP BY LATE
THURSDAY AFTERNOON AS THE THERMAL TROUGH SHIFTS EASTWARD INTO THE
YUKON TERRITORY AND THE SURFACE FRONT MOVES ACROSS THE AREA.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 40.
MAX HUMIDITY........80 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST 3-5 MPH BECOMING VARIABLE 1-3 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........MISSING.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT) IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT) IN THE AFTERNOON. SCATTERED
                    RAIN SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.
MIN HUMIDITY........21 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT/VARIABLE WINDS IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    WEST TO NORTHWEST 7-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 15 MPH
                    BY LATE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........MISSING.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). SCATTERED RAIN
                    SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.
MAX HUMIDITY........85 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 7-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 15 MPH
                    IN THE EVENING DIMINISHING TO 5-8 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
CWR.................5 PERCENT.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........MISSING.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT). ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74.
MIN HUMIDITY........27 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5-8 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    WEST 7-10 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........MISSING.

$$
FORECASTER...FISCHER
REQUESTED BY...ALLEN
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150527.SEVEN.01/AFG


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