Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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Spot Forecast FOR KRITSER EAST...Texas A&M Forest Service
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE Amarillo TX
510 PM CDT Wed Apr 19 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1800 CDT on April 19.
If conditions become unrepresentative, contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
Mostly clear skies will prevail across the fire site tonight. No
precipitation is expected at the fire site tonight. A cold front
will shift the winds at the fire site from southwest 15 to 25 mph
with gusts to near 30 mph this evening around to the west and
then to the northwest and north after the cold front moves through
the fire site around 0100 hours to 0300 hours CDT early Thursday
morning. The southwest winds will diminish to around 10 to 15 mph
after sunset this evening, around 1900 hours to 2100 hours CDT,
and then become west 10 to 15 mph by 0000 or 2400 hours CDT
tonight.

.TONIGHT...

Smoke dispersal.....Fair (13000-26000 knot-ft).
Min temperature.....Around 54.
LAL.................1.
Max humidity........57 percent.
Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (5-15 percent).
Transport winds.....Southeast around 15 mph.
Mixing height.......1000-2000 ft AGL.
20-foot winds.......North winds 10 to 18 mph with gusts to around
                    35 mph.
Haines Index........2 OR very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Chance of Pcpn......0 percent.

Time (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  Midngt 2 AM   4 AM
Sky (%).........CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  MCLEAR MCLEAR
Weather Cov.....
Weather Type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Temp............90     82     73     66     63     59
RH..............12     16     23     32     44     51
20 Ft Wind......SW 14  SW 13  S 10   W 12   NW 14  N 18
20 Ft Wind Gust.25     15     15     25     30     35
Chc of Pcpn (%).0      0      0      0      0      0
Haines Index....2      2      2      2      2      2
VentR KtFt/1000.13     20     20     20     20     20

$$
Forecaster...Schneider
Requested by...M. PETERS
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1707238.0/AMA


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