Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Salt Lake City, UT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR COTTONWOOD FIRE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
456 PM MDT WED JUL 29 2015

.DISCUSSION...A DRY AND STABLE AIRMASS WILL REMAIN IN PLACE OVER THE BURN
SITE TONIGHT INTO TOMORROW. DAYTIME WINDS WILL MAINTAIN A NORTH-
NORTHWESTERLY COMPONENT BUT SHOULD BECOME INCREASINGLY LIGHT THE
NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS. MOISTURE WILL START TO CREEP INTO SOUTHERN
UTAH...BUT SHOULD NOT POSE A THREAT OF THUNDERSTORMS AT THE BURN
SITE UNTIL AT LEAST SATURDAY. HOWEVER...WILL SEE A GRADUAL
INCREASE IN CLOUD COVER UNTIL THEN.

.TONIGHT...
  LAL.................1.
  HAINES INDEX........5 ..MODERATE.
  SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
  MIN TEMPERATURE.....45-47.
  MAX HUMIDITY........40-43 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....WEST-NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH BECOMING
                      DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH AFTER 2000.

.THURSDAY...
  LAL.................1.
  HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.
  CLEARING INDEX......310.
  SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
  MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-78.
  MIN HUMIDITY........15-18 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH
                      SHIFTING TO THE NORTH-NORTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH
                      AFTER NOON.

.OUTLOOK FOR FRIDAY...
  LAL.................1.
  HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.
  CLEARING INDEX......250.
  SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT CLOUD COVER) THEN
                      BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT CLOUD
                      COVER).
  MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-76.
  MIN HUMIDITY........20-23 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH BECOMING
                      UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH AFTER NOON.



FORECASTER...CHENG
REQUESTED BY...DIRK ROGERS
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150729.COTTO.01/SLC

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