Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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Spot Forecast for Panoramic Bison Field Burn...Delta Area Forestry
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
547 AM AKDT Sat Apr 22 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1300 AKDT on April 22.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure aloft over Interior Alaska will persist through Mon.
This will keep Interior Alaska very dry through Mon.

Surface high pressure over northeast Alaska will weaken Sunday.
East winds blowing out of this high over Interior Alaska will
decrease tonight. An Arctic front stretching from Chicken to Tanana
will drift north to Eagle to Ambler by 4pm Sat...and then remain
quasi-stationary into Mon. Temperatures will warm to above normal
south of the front.



.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (5-15 percent).
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 52.
Min humidity........20 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds increasing to 14 mph gusting
                    to 20 mph by late morning.
Mixing height.......300 ft AGL increasing to 5000 ft AGL in
                    the late morning.
Transport winds.....East around 12 mph.
INVERSION BURNOFF...11 am.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (0-10 percent).
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 24.
Max humidity........69 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
Mixing height.......4900 ft AGL decreasing to 1000 ft AGL in
                    the late evening.
Transport winds.....East around 10 mph.
INVERSION SETUP.....after 10 pm.

.SUNDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 55.
Min humidity........24 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Mixing height.......1000 ft AGL increasing to 5000 ft AGL in
                    the late morning.
Transport winds.....East around 12 mph.
INVERSION BURNOFF... 11 am.

$$
Forecaster...BRADER
Requested by...Daniel Newby
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1707422.0/AFG


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