Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR NORTH FORK...COLVILLE AGENCY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
1112 AM PDT THU JUL 28 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1152 MDT ON JULY 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL BE IN PLACE THROUGH FRIDAY.
HUMIDITY RECOVERIES WILL BE 15-20 PERCENT DRIER TONIGHT
COMPARED TO WEDNESDAY MORNING MORNING.  WINDS WILL GENERALLY
REMAIN TERRAIN DRIVEN THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.  BY FRIDAY
AFTERNOON...EXPECT INCREASING GAP WINDS THEN WINDS REMAINING
GUSTY THROUGHOUT SATURDAY WITH THE PASSAGE OF A DRY COLD FRONT.
COOLER TEMPERATURES RETURN NEXT WEEK WITH SEVERAL WAVES BRINGING
THE POTENTIAL FOR BOUTS OF WIND.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................1 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 90.
MIN HUMIDITY........20 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......BECOMING 7800 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 3 TO 7 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
CWR.................2 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 69.
MAX HUMIDITY........47 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 2 TO 6 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 91.
MIN HUMIDITY........19 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 7300 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 3 TO 7 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

$$
FORECASTER...JCLEV
REQUESTED BY...IC PHILLIP MCLAUGHLIN
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160728.NORTH.01/OTX


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