Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FNAK79 PAFG 020414
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SPOT FORECAST FOR CHISANA RIVER 2...ALASKA FIRE SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
814 PM AKDT WED JUL 1 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1924 AKDT ON JULY 01.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A BROAD UPPER LEVEL LOW WILL PASS TO THE SOUTHEAST OF THE FIRE TONIGHT AND
ENTER THE SOUTHERN YUKON THURSDAY. SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TO
ACCOMPANY THE LOW TONIGHT AND INTO THURSDAY. HOWEVER...THE CHANCES
OF ADDITIONAL WETTING RAINS WILL BE LOWER COMPARED TO WHAT WAS SEEN LAST
NIGHT. THE PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL TIGHTEN AS THE SURFACE LOW MOVES INTO
THE YUKON TOMORROW...BRINGING GUSTY WINDS TO THE FIRE AREA TOMORROW AFTERNOON
INTO THE EVENING. MIN RH READINGS WILL CONTINUE TO REMAIN ELEVATED FOR THURSDAY.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). SCATTERED RAIN
                    SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47.
MAX HUMIDITY........93 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 7 TO 10 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................25 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000-7500 FT AGL DECREASING TO 3600-5500 FT AGL
                    IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 3 MPH.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). SCATTERED RAIN
                    SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
MIN HUMIDITY........49 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 14 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 25 MPH.
CWR.................40 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000-5000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6500-7500 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 7 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...SCHWARTZ
REQUESTED BY...TYPE 3 TEAM MIZER
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150701.CHISA.01/AFG


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