Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Salt Lake City, UT

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FNUS75 KSLC 021840
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SPOT FORECAST FOR QUAIL HOLLOW FIRE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
1240 PM MDT WED SEP 2 2015

.DISCUSSION...SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL MAINTAIN GUSTY
SOUTH-SOUTHEAST WINDS THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE AFTERNOON AND
INTO THE EVENING HOURS. HIGH BASED MOISTURE WILL CONTINUE TO
RESULT IN CUMULUS BUILDUPS THROUGH THE AFTERNOON HOURS...WITH AN
ISOLATED SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GUSTY ERRATIC
WINDS POSSIBLE. WINDS WILL DECREASE A BIT DURING THE MID TO LATE
EVENING...AND LIKELY SWITCH TO THE EAST AS DOWN-CANYON FLOW SETS
UP. SIMILAR CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED ON THURSDAY...WITH
STRENGTHENING SOUTHERLY WINDS FRIDAY AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING COLD
FRONT. THESE WINDS WILL LIKELY REMAIN ELEVATED UNTIL THE FRONT
SWEEPS THROUGH LATE SATURDAY...USHERING A MUCH COOLER AIRMASS FOR
SUNDAY.

.REST OF TODAY...
  LAL.................2.
  HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.
  CLEARING INDEX......1000+.
  SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT CLOUD COVER). A
                      SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
  MAX TEMPERATURE.....NEAR 90.
  MIN HUMIDITY........16-18 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....SOUTH-SOUTHEAST 12-16 MPH WITH GUSTS AS HIGH
                      AS 30 MPH. ERRATIC WINDS POSSIBLE WITH NEARBY
                      SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

.TONIGHT...
  LAL.................2.
  HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.
  SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT CLOUD COVER). A
                      SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                      UNTIL MIDNIGHT.
  MIN TEMPERATURE.....64-66.
  MAX HUMIDITY........33-36 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....SOUTH-SOUTHEAST 10-15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25
                      MPH...SWITCHING TO THE EAST-SOUTHEAST AFTER
                      2200.  ERRATIC WINDS POSISBLE WITH NEARBY
                      SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

.OUTLOOK FOR THURSDAY...
  LAL.................1.
  HAINES INDEX........5 ..MODERATE.
  CLEARING INDEX......1000+.
  SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT CLOUD COVER) THEN
                      BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT CLOUD
                      COVER).
  MAX TEMPERATURE.....86-89.
  MIN HUMIDITY........15-18 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....SOUTH-SOUTHEAST 12-16 MPH WITH GUSTS AS HIGH
                      AS 30 MPH. ERRATIC WINDS POSSIBLE WITH NEARBY
                      SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.



FORECASTER...SEAMAN
REQUESTED BY...BRET FOSSUM
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150902.QUAIL.02/SLC

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