Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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SPOT FORECAST FOR COMET FIRE...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
420 AM MDT SUN JUL 31 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1926 MDT ON JULY 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR
STRONG GUSTY WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITIES IN IDAHO ZONES 475 AND 476...

.DISCUSSION...WESTERLY WINDS ALOFT WILL BRING VERY DRY AIR ACROSS
THE FIRE AREA TODAY. STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL DEVELOP THIS
AFTERNOON, RESULTING IN A RED FLAG WARNING VALID UNTIL 9 PM THIS
EVENING. WINDS DECREASE ON MONDAY, BUT THE AIR REMAINS VERY DRY.
THE HAINES INDEX WILL BE A 5...BORDERING ON 6 MONDAY AFTERNOON.

THERE WILL BE ANOTHER COLD FRONT CROSSING THE FIRE AREA ABOUT NOON
TIME ON TUESDAY. AT THIS TIME, NO SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED IN THIS
AREA TUESDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 89.
MIN HUMIDITY........7 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 3 TO 5 MPH...INCREASING TO 6 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    OF 25 TO 35 MPH BY 1200 HOURS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47.
MAX HUMIDITY........64 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH AFTER 2200 HOURS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 90.
MIN HUMIDITY........8 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH BECOMING EAST 6 TO 7 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS UP TO 18 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5.
LAL.................1.

$$
FORECASTER...SURVICK
REQUESTED BY...JOSEPH SPIVEY
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160730.COMET.01/PIH



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