Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Tucson, AZ

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FNUS75 KTWC 182118
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SPOT FORECAST FOR TRIPLETS...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
218 PM MST THU AUG 18 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1411 MST ON AUGUST 18.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

IN AN EFFORT TO PROVIDE THE BEST SERVICE WE CAN, IF TIME PERMITS
PLEASE USE THE FEEDBACK OPTION TO SEND BACK THE WEATHER THAT
OCCURRED DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD YOU REQUESTED. AN EXAMPLE, THE
HIGH TEMP, MIN RH AND WIND SPEED FOR THE DAY OR THE WEATHER THAT WAS
OCCURRING DURING YOUR PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND STORMS ARE POSSIBLE NEAR THE BURN SITE LATE THIS
AFTERNOON INTO THIS EVENING BUT SHOULD DISSIPATE QUICKLY AFTER SUNSET. SIMILAR
CHANCES OF SHOWERS AND STORMS ARE EXPECTED AGAIN FRIDAY AFTERNOON INTO FRIDAY
EVENING. OUTSIDE OF THUNDERSTORM INDUCED OUTFLOWS...WINDS WILL RETAIN A
WESTERLY COMPONENT THROUGH EARLY EVENING...WILL BECOME LIGHT AND VARIABLE
OVERNIGHT...AND RETURN TO WESTERLY FRIDAY AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70 DEGS.
MAX HUMIDITY........52 TO 55 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
LAL.................3.
POP.................20 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....92 TO 95 DEGS.
MIN HUMIDITY........19 TO 22 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 7
                    TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................2.
POP.................20 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

$$
FORECASTER...LEINS
REQUESTED BY...STEVENSON TALGO
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160818.TRIPL.01/TWC

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