Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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SPOT FORECAST FOR WOODS CREEK...BLM-AFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
717 PM AKDT THU MAY 21 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1857 AKDT ON MAY 21.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM AKDT FRIDAY...

.DISCUSSION...VERY WARM AND VERY DRY CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST
THROUGH THE WEEKEND AS A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE INTERIOR
REMAINS IN PLACE.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77.
MIN HUMIDITY........12 PERCENT. RELATIVE HUMIDITY AT 6 AM AKDT
                    68 PERCENT. RELATIVE HUMIDITY BELOW 15 PERCENT
                    AFTER NOON AKDT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT DRAINAGE WINDS TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING THEN NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 13 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......250 FT AGL INCREASING TO 10600 FT AGL AFTER
                    11 AM AKDT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 4 MPH.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.
MAX HUMIDITY........71 PERCENT. RELATIVE HUMIDITY ABOVE 15 PERCENT
                    AFTER 9 PM AKDT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 12 TO 14 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10600 FT AGL DECREASING TO 250 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 7 MPH.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON AND
                    EVENING (20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 82.
MIN HUMIDITY........12 PERCENT. RELATIVE HUMIDITY BELOW 15
                    PERCENT AFTER NOON AKDT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT DRAINAGE WINDS TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING THEN SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 12 MPH.
                    GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......250 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12400 FT AGL AFTER
                    11 AM AKDT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 8 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...BERG
REQUESTED BY...HIGGINS
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150521.WOODS.01/AFG



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