Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BAX...ALASKA FIRE SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
830 AM AKDT WED APR 16 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 AKDT ON APRIL 16.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
WEAK DISTURBANCE IS EXPECTED TO MOVE NORTHWARD OVER THE BURN AREA TODAY.
HOWEVER DO NOT ANTICIPATE PRECIPITATION...PERHAPS SOME LOCAL VICINITY SPRINKLES
BUT NOTHING EXPECTED DIRECTLY OVER THE BURN AREA. MIN RH VALUE WILL DECREASE TODAY
ABOUT 5 TO 10 PERCENT COMPARED TO YESTERDAY. WINDS EXPECTED TO BE LIGHT OVER BURN
AREA.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
MIN HUMIDITY........36 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 3 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 25.
MAX HUMIDITY........73 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 1 MPH.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (60-70 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 46.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 6 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6100 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 6 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...KRELLER
REQUESTED BY...WADE MCPHETRIDGE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140416.BAX__.01/AFG



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