Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR SOUTH FORK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
1103 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...DRIER AIR HAS MOVED INTO NORTHERN UTAH OVER THE PAST
24 HOURS...WHICH SHOULD KEEP SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WELL SOUTH
OF THE FIRE THROUGH TONIGHT AND FRIDAY.

GIVEN THE SHELTERED NATURE OF THE FIRE AND THE BUILDING HIGH
PRESSURE...WINDS SHOULD GENERALLY BE LIGHT TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY...THROUGH THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF GUSTIER WINDS
FRIDAY AFTERNOON. WESTERLY IS THE MOST LIKELY DIRECTION FOR WIND
BOTH FRIDAY AND SATURDAY AFTERNOON...BUT THERE IS A CHANCE THAT
LIGHT UPSLOPE WINDS DOMINATE THROUGH MOST OF THE DAY.

MOISTURE BEGINS TO RETURN TO CENTRAL AND NORTHERN UTAH ON
SATURDAY...WITH THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY BECOMING MORE WIDESPREAD ON
SUNDAY AND MONDAY.

.REST OF TONIGHT...
  LAL.................1.
  HAINES INDEX........5 ..MODERATE.
  SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (20-30 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
  MIN TEMPERATURE.....57-59.
  MAX HUMIDITY........54-57 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....LIGHT AND VARIABLE.

.FRIDAY...
  LAL.................1.
  HAINES INDEX........5 ..MODERATE.
  CLEARING INDEX......1000+.
  SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT CLOUD COVER)
                      UNTIL NOON...THEN PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40
                      PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
  MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-92.
  MIN HUMIDITY........14-16 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....LIGHT AND VARIABLE IN THE MORNING...BECOMING
                      WEST 5-10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.OUTLOOK FOR SATURDAY...
  LAL.................1 UNTIL NOON...THEN 2.
  HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.
  CLEARING INDEX......1000+.
  SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT CLOUD COVER) THEN
                      BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT CLOUD
                      COVER). A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                      THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
  MAX TEMPERATURE.....90-92.
  MIN HUMIDITY........15-17 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....WEST-NORTHWEST WINDS 5-10 MPH.



FORECASTER...SCHOENING
REQUESTED BY...BRET BOWTHORPE
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140724.SOUTH.01/SLC

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