Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Las Vegas, NV

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SPOT FORECAST FOR DEER CREEK PILE BURN...FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
501 AM PST THU JAN 19 2017

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0700 PST ON JANUARY 19.

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...OR IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS
OR CONCERNS WITH THIS FORECAST...PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE AT
(702) 263-9750.

.DISCUSSION...CORRECTED TO ADD 10K FT WIND. WINDY CONDITIONS AROUND
THE BURN SITE WILL BEGIN TO DIMINISH AFTER 0900 THIS MORNING,
REMAINING BREEZY THROUGH THE DAY. SNOW SHOWERS ARE MOVING INTO THE
AREA THIS MORNING, AND WILL PERSIST INTO THIS AFTERNOON BEFORE
DIMINISHING THIS EVENING. ANOTHER ROUND OF WIND AND SNOW SHOWERS IS
EXPECTED FRIDAY. ANOTHER BREAK IN THE WEATHER IS EXPECTED SATURDAY
WITH YET ANOTHER ROUND OF PRECIPITATION EXPECTED SUNDAY INTO MONDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....33-37.
MIN HUMIDITY........65-70 PERCENT.
  20 FT-10 MIN AVG..WINDY. SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    30 TO 45 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH
                    WITH GUSTS 20 TO 35 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
  10K FT WIND.......SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....100 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 35 MPH BECOMING WEST AROUND 25
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
VENTILATION.........VERY GOOD TO EXCELLENT.
HAINES INDEX........3.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....22-27.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
  20 FT-10 MIN AVG..WEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
  10K FT WIND.......NORTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....30 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST TO SOUTHWEST 15 MPH.
VENTILATION.........FAIR TO GOOD.
HAINES INDEX........2.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....30-35.
MIN HUMIDITY........70-75 PERCENT.
  20 FT-10 MIN AVG..SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 40 MPH.
  10K FT WIND.......SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH.
CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....100 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 30 TO 35 MPH.
VENTILATION.........GOOD.
HAINES INDEX........2.

$$
FORECASTER...WOLCOTT
REQUESTED BY...JOSH THALACKER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1700323.3/VEF



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