Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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FNUS70 PHFO 310756
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SPOT FORECAST FOR LAU STRIKE KIPAPA FIRE...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
956 PM HST FRI JAN 30 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2121 HST ON JANUARY 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A SURFACE RIDGE IN THE VICINITY OF OAHU WILL
MAINTAIN LIGHT WINDS ACROSS THE ISLAND THROUGH MID-MORNING
SATURDAY. THEREFORE...LOCAL DRAINAGE WINDS WILL BE THE MAIN
SOURCE OF LOW-LEVEL CIRCULATION UNTIL MID-SATURDAY MORNING. THERE
IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF A SHOWER EARLY SATURDAY MORNING...WITH
PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES. THE RIDGE IS FORECAST TO BUILD NORTH OF THE
ISLANDS ON SATURDAY...WHICH WILL ALLOW A RETURN OF LIGHT TRADE
WINDS OVER THE AREA BY SATURDAY AFTERNOON. THESE LIGHT TRADES MAY
CARRY A FEW MORE LOW CLOUDS AND LIGHT SHOWERS INTO THE AREA OF THE
WILDFIRE...ESPECIALLY LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON INTO EARLY SATURDAY
EVENING.

.REST OF TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF A SHOWER AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT HST.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60.
MAX HUMIDITY........90 PERCENT.
CHANCE OF PCPN......20 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6700 FT AGL.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS 5 MPH OR LESS.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 9 MPH.
LAL.................1.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF A SHOWER IN
                    THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 76.
MIN HUMIDITY........55 PERCENT.
CHANCE OF PCPN......30 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6700 FT AGL.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS 5 MPH OR LESS...BECOMING
                    EAST AROUND 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 9 MPH.
LAL.................1.

$$
FORECASTER...HOUSTON
REQUESTED BY...JAMES FOX
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150130.LAUST.02/HFO





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