Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FNAK79 PAFG 031739
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SPOT FORECAST FOR SEVENTY MILE...BLM-AFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
939 AM AKDT WED JUN 3 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0903 AKDT ON JUNE 03.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
SLIGHTLY COOLER AND MORE MOIST CONDITIONS OVER THE FIRE TODAY.
MINIMUM RH VALUES EXPECTED TO BE OVER 30 PERCENT TODAY AS THE
COMBINATION OF CLOUDY SKIES AND RAIN WILL LIMIT HOW FAR RH VALUES
WILL DECLINE THIS AFTERNOON. MOIST AND UNSTABLE AIR MASS WILL BE
SUFFICIENT FOR ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS OVER AND NEAR THE FIRE AREA
TODAY. THESE ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO BECOME WIDELY
SCATTERED BY LATE AFTERNOON.

A WEAK WEATHER FRONT LIES ACROSS THE ALASKA RANGE...SOUTH OF THE
FIRE...AND BROAD LOW PRESSURE EXTENDS INTO THE ALASKA INTERIOR
FROM THE NORTH PACIFIC THAT WILL PERSIST THROUGH TOMORROW. THE
LIGHT FLOW ALOFT AND AT THE SURFACE AROUND THIS AREA OF LOW
PRESSURE WILL KEEP WINDS LIGHT AND OUT OF THE EAST TODAY.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG THROUGH THE
                    DAY. RAIN DEVELOPING IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING BY THE EARLY AFTERNOON.
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS BECOMING WIDELY SCATTERED
                    BY LATE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 56.
MIN HUMIDITY........39 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
LAL.................3.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4600-5000 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 4 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG THROUGH THE
                    NIGHT. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AND RAIN IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN RAIN LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
MAX HUMIDITY........82 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
CWR.................25 PERCENT.
LAL.................2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3800-5000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 100-400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 8 MPH.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG IN
                    THE MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AND A
                    CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 62.
MIN HUMIDITY........32 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 15 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
LAL.................2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-1000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6500-7500 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...TOWNSEND
REQUESTED BY...R  OMAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150603.SEVEN.01/AFG



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