Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Salt Lake City, UT

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FNUS75 KSLC 231111
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SPOT FORECAST FOR SADDLE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
511 AM MDT SAT JUL 23 2016

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK COLD FRONT HAS MOVED INTO CENTRAL UTAH AS A
WEAK STORM SYSTEM MOVES THROUGH THE NORTHERN INTERMOUNTAIN. THIS
HAS USHERED DRIER AIR INTO THE REGION YIELDING A ZERO PERCENT
CHANCE OF WETTING RAINS AT THE FIRE SITE TODAY AND SUNDAY.
SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL AGAIN BE SOMEWHAT GUSTY FOR THE HIGHER
ELEVATIONS THIS AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS OF 20 TO 25 MPH EXPECTED.
THE MORE PROTECTED AREAS WILL AGAIN SEE PRIMARILY TERRAIN DRIVEN
WINDS. AT THIS TIME...EXPECT SIMILAR WIND CONDITIONS FOR SUNDAY.
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES MAY BE JUST A BIT LOWER TODAY THAN THEY
WERE ON FRIDAY...BUT THEY SHOULD STILL REMAIN ABOVE CRITICAL
LEVELS. THE UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OVER THE SOUTHERN PLAINS WILL SHIFT
WEST OVER THE GREAT BASIN DURING THE EARLY TO MIDDLE PORTION OF
NEXT WEEK. THIS WILL BRING DRY WEATHER...VERY WARM CONDITIONS AND
WESTERLY FLOW ALOFT TO THE SOUTHWEST UTAH.

.TODAY...
  LAL.................1.
  HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.
  CLEARING INDEX......900.
  SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
  MAX TEMPERATURE.....74-79
  MIN HUMIDITY........22-27 PERCENT
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
                      20 TO 25 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
  CWR.................0 PERCENT

.TONIGHT...
  LAL.................1.
  HAINES INDEX........6 ..HIGH.
  SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
  MIN TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
  MAX HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
  CWR.................0 PERCENT


.OUTLOOK FOR SUNDAY...
  LAL.................1.
  HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.
  CLEARING INDEX......980.
  SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT CLOUD COVER) THEN
                      BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT CLOUD
                      COVER).
  MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
  MIN HUMIDITY........24-29 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
                      20 TO 25 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON
  CWR.................0 PERCENT


FORECASTER...GRAHAM
REQUESTED BY...TY HANSEN  TY4 IC
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160722.SADDL.01/SLC

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