Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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FNUS75 KLKN 300652
FWSLKN

SPOT FORECAST FOR BOOTSTRAP...BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
1152 PM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2330 PDT ON JULY 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...SUBTROPICAL MOISTURE WILL REMAIN ACROSS THE REGION
ON WEDNESDAY...ALLOWING FOR SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
TO FORM DURING THE AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL GENERALLY BE LIGHT...HOWEVER
IN AND AROUND THUNDERSTORMS...WIND GUSTS TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE.
LOOK FOR A CONTINUATION OF SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FOR
THURSDAY AS MOISTURE AND INSTABILITY REMAIN OVER THE FIRE SITE.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-28 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......12500-13500 FT MSL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....54-59.
MAX HUMIDITY........50-70 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST 5
                    TO 6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....83-88.
MIN HUMIDITY........22-30 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
                    5 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......13200-14200 FT MSL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS.

$$
FORECASTER...86
REQUESTED BY...KEVIN GRODI
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140729.BOOTS.01/LKN






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