Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Missoula, MT

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FNUS75 KMSO 201821
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SPOT FORECAST FOR SELWAY COMPLEX
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MISSOULA MT
1221 PM MDT SAT SEP 20 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1211 MDT ON SEPTEMBER 20.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE, STABLE CONDITIONS, AND LIGHT WINDS WILL BE
THE STORY THE NEXT FEW DAYS OVER THE FIRE. EXPECT INVERSIONS TO REDEVELOP
OVERNIGHT INTO SUNDAY MORNING, WITH AN EASTERLY GRADIENT EXPERIENCED AT
THE LOWER ELEVATIONS OF THE FIRE. TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE TO WARM A FEW
DEGREES EACH DAY AS HIGH PRESSURE STAYS POSITIONED OVER CENTRAL IDAHO.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-24 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 1-3 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5700 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........EAST 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
MAX HUMIDITY........81-86 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST 5-6 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........EAST 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....87-93.
MIN HUMIDITY........19-26 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST AROUND 6 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2-5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9200 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

$$
FORECASTER...ALLEGRETTO
REQUESTED BY...TONY LUBKE
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140920.SELWA.01/MSO


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