Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for Deer Creek Pile Rx...FOREST SERVICE
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
548 AM PST Sat Feb 17 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0700 PST on February 17.

If conditions become unrepresentative...or if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast...please contact our office at
(702) 263-9750.

.DISCUSSION...Dry and mild conditions will continue today. A potent
weather system will move into the region Sunday through Monday
bringing widespread strong winds to the region. RHs will remain
largely above critical levels however, winds will create elevated
fire behavior concerns through the storm. Winds will decrease by
Tuesday, with much cooler temperatures in place across the region.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....45-50.
Min humidity........18-20 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........Upslope/upvalley 4 to 8 mph becoming south
                    around 10 mph in the afternoon.
  10000 ft wind.....West 7 to 12 mph.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....0 percent.
Mixing height.......2000-3000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 10 knots.
Haines Index........3.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....28-33.
Max humidity........35-40 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........West winds 15 to 20 mph increasing to southwest
                    25 to 30 mph with gusts to around 45 mph after
                    midnight.
  10000 ft wind.....West 12 to 17 mph increasing to southwest 25 to
                    30 mph after midnight.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....0 percent.
Mixing height.......1000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 knots.
Haines Index........4.

.SUNDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....44-49.
Min humidity........23-25 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........Windy. Southwest winds 20 to 30 mph with gusts
                    to around 40 mph increasing to 30 to 45 mph
                    with gusts to around 65 mph in the afternoon.
  10000 ft wind.....Southwest 35 to 50 mph.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....0 percent.
Mixing height.......1000-2000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 25 to 30 knots.
Haines Index........4.

$$
Forecaster...Kryston
Requested by...Josh Thalacker
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1801971.2/VEF
.EMAIL jthalacker@fs.fed.us



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