Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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Spot Forecast for Green Base RX...KNF KAIBAB NF
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
516 AM MST Tue Oct 17 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0600 MST on October 17.
If conditions become unrepresentative, contact the
National Weather Service in Flagstaff, AZ

.DISCUSSION...
Weakening high pressure aloft will bring another day of
very dry and warm weather. Increasing moisture tonight
and Wednesday may produce a few very light rain showers
Wednesday afternoon. The number of hours of poor
ventilation in this 36 hour forecast far exceeds the
few hours of good that will occur during the afternoons.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 74.
Min humidity........15 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds.
Haines Index........4 low.
Max Vent Rate.......Good (46900 knot-ft).
Clearing Index......469.
Mixing height.......1900 ft agl in the morning increasing to 6100
                    ft agl in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southeast 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southwest
                    in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 41.
Max humidity........62 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds.
Haines Index........4 low.
Min Vent Rate.......Poor (200 knot-ft).
Clearing Index......2.
Mixing height.......2500 ft agl early in the evening decreasing to
                    100 ft agl in the late evening and overnight.
Transport winds.....South 5 to 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
                    through the day.
Chance of pcpn......10 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 71.
Min humidity........19 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds.
Haines Index........4 low.
Max Vent Rate.......Good (68000 knot-ft).
Clearing Index......680.
Mixing height.......1200 ft agl in the morning increasing to 5700
                    ft agl in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....South 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southwest 10
                    to 15 mph in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY / THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Slight chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Light winds becoming southwest 10 to 20 mph during the afternoon.
High 69. Min RH 24%.
Min temp 47. Max RH 45-50%. Southwest winds to 8 mph Thursday night.

.FRIDAY / Friday Night...Partly cloudy. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph
increasing to 15 to 25 mph with afternoon gusts to 35 mph.
High 66. Min RH 23%

Min Temp 42. Max RH 55% West winds to 10 mph through midnight becoming
north 5 mph.

.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. North winds 10 mph.
High 61. Min RH 19%.

$$

Forecaster...41
Requested by...Zach Boness
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1716743.14/FGZ
.EMAIL zacharyjboness@fs.fed.us


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