Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Boise, ID

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MONROE...USFS PAYETTE NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
101 PM MDT THU AUG 28 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1228 MDT ON AUGUST 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...WARM AND DRY CONDITIONS EXPECTED THURSDAY AND FRIDAY...

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER RIDGE OVER THE AREA IS WEAKENING WHILE AN SHORTWAVE
TROUGH PASSES TO THE NORTH THIS AFTERNOON. DRY CONDITIONS EXPECTED
TO CONTINUE AT LEAST UNTIL LATE ON FRIDAY... WITH THE SLIGHT
CHANCE OF A THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPING OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN TO THE
NORTH LATE ON FRIDAY. WIND WILL BE GENERALLY MODERATE FROM THE
SOUTHWEST AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT EXPECTED FRIDAY
NIGHT... HOWEVER A NORTHERLY WIND SHIFT ASSOCIATED WITH THE
SHORTWAVE FEATURE TO THE NORTH MAY AFFECT THE BURN SITE FOR A
PERIOD ON THURSDAY NIGHT.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....87 TO 90.
MIN HUMIDITY........16 TO 21 PERCENT.
WIND - EYE LEVEL....SOUTHWEST 3 TO 5 MPH FOR EXPOSED TERRAIN...
                    UPSLOPE AROUND 3 MPH IN GULLIES.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...900 EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....59 TO 64.
MAX HUMIDITY........44 TO 53 PERCENT.
WIND - EYE LEVEL....WEST AROUND 3 MPH IN THE EVENING...SHIFTING TO NORTH TO
                    NORTHEAST 3 TO 6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTH AROUND 10 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...20 POOR.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....86 TO 88.
MIN HUMIDITY........17 TO 22 PERCENT.
WIND - EYE LEVEL....NORTH AROUND 4 MPH IN THE MORNING...SHIFTING TO
                    SOUTHWEST AROUND 3 TO 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...1200 EXCELLENT.

$$
FORECASTER...LOUIS
REQUESTED BY...FRANCIS RUSSO
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140828.MONRO.01/BOI


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