Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS San Juan, PR

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Spot Forecast for Lajas Rx UPR Experimental...Cuerpo De Bomberos de PR
National Weather Service SAN JUAN PR
858 AM AST Fri Mar 17 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0900 AST on March 17.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Questions or concerns about this forecast, contact (787) 253-4501.

.DISCUSSION...Easterly trade wind flow will continue well into to
next week. Moisture will dip to a minimum today and most areas
will have ample sun and heating. Relative humidity values are
expected to get close to the critical values across the southern
coastal municipalities of Puerto Rico. Moisture will recover
tonight and will move steadily higher through Monday.
Winds are not expected to reach critical values. KBDI values on
the south coast are high with Camp santiago exceeding 720 but fire
danger is considered relatively low elsewhere.


.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (20-30 percent).
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 percent.
LAL.................No Tstms.
Max temperature.....Around 84.
Min humidity........49 percent.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......Southeast winds 6 to 9 mph.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3400-4800 ft AGL increasing to 7100-8100 ft
                    AGL.
MIXING WINDS........East 9 to 15 mph.
DISPERSION..........6.

TIME (AST)      9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........15  15  15  30  30  30  30  30  30
WEATHER COV.....            ISO ISO ISO ISO ISO ISO
WEATHER TYPE....            RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TSTM COV........
CHC OF PCPN (%).0   0   0   10  10  10  10  10  10
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
TEMP............79  81  82  83  84  84  83  82  78
RH..............62  56  53  51  49  49  51  53  60
20 FT WIND DIR..E   E   E   E   SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
20 FT WIND SPD..6   6   6   6   6   6   6   6   5
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...5.6 6.3 7.0 7.6 8.0 8.1 8.0 7.7 7.1
MIXNG WIND DIR..E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E
MIXNG WIND SPD..14  13  12  10  9   9   9   9   9
DISPERSION......6   6   6   6   6   6   6   6   6

$$
Forecaster...Alamo
Requested by...Lt. Joel R. Figueroa
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1704406.0/SJU
.EMAIL jfigueroa@bomberos.pr.gov



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