Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SCROGGIE STRIKE...DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
657 PM PDT WED AUG 20 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1828 PDT ON AUGUST 20.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
ONCE THE WEAK GUST FRONT AND SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM MOVES OVER YOUR
FIRE IN THE NEXT FEW MINUTES...IT SHOULD BE A QUITE NIGHT AFTER THAT.
THE WIND GUST ASSOCIATED WITH THAT STORM WILL BE FROM THE NORTH AND
UP TO 25 MPH. BRIEF VERY HEAVY RAIN IS ALSO POSSIBLE.

LOW PRESSURE OVER THE REGION WILL INCREASE CHANCES FOR SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE FIRE STARTING THURSDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUING
INTO FRIDAY. YOU WILL SEE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO YOUR NORTH
THROUGH THURSDAY...BUT THEY SHOULD REMAIN TO THE NORTH AND NOT
DIRECTLY IMPACT YOUR FIRE. THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF GUSTY
WINDS...HEAVY RAIN AND SMALL HAIL. A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR THUNDERSTORMS
WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH THE WEEKEND WITH A WARMING AND DRYING TREND
INTO EARLY NEXT WEEK. A COLD FRONT PASSAGE IS EXPECTED LATE TUESDAY
INTO WEDNESDAY BRINGING A CHANCE FOR BREEZY WINDS.

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53.
MAX HUMIDITY........80 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80.
MIN HUMIDITY........28 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50.
MAX HUMIDITY........75 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    SOUTH 4 TO 6 MPH OVERNIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................2.

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................30 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78.
MIN HUMIDITY........32 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    NORTHEAST 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY
                    AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.

$$
FORECASTER...LN
REQUESTED BY...JILL JONES
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140820.SCROG.01/OTX



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