Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Salt Lake City, UT

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FNUS75 KSLC 012330
FWSSLC

SPOT FORECAST FOR BOULDER CREEK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
530 PM MDT SAT AUG 1 2015

.DISCUSSION...AN EXTENSIVE MOISTURE PLUME JUST TO THE WEST AND SOUTH
OF THE FIRE SITE WILL TURN NORTH LATER TONIGHT. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS OVER OR NEAR THE SITE LATE THIS AFTERNOON WILL PERSIST
THROUGH LATE EVENING. AN UPPER LEVEL WEATHER DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE
INTO EXTREME SOUTHERN UTAH LATE TONIGHT/EARLY SUNDAY...THEN TRACK
SLOWLY NORTH ON SUNDAY. THIS FEATURE WILL DRAW MOISTURE NORTH ACROSS
THE FIRE SITE AND LEAD TO THE BEST CHANCE OF WETTING RAINS ON SUNDAY.
A DRIER WEST-SOUTHWEST FLOW WILL FOLLOW FOR MONDAY. ENOUGH RESIDUAL
MOISTURE WILL STILL LINGER ACROSS SOUTHERN UTAH LEADING TO ISOLATED
SHOWERS AND STORMS DURING THE AFTERNOON/EARLY EVENING HOURS ON MONDAY.

.TONIGHT...
  LAL.................2 UNTIL 2200...THEN 1.
  HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.
  SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
                      ISOLATED SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF A
                      THUNDERSTORM UNTIL 2200.
  MIN TEMPERATURE.....55-58.
  MAX HUMIDITY........57-60 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....SOUTH WINDS 4-7 MPH SHIFTING TO WEST-NORTHWEST
                      3-5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                      WITH ANY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER OR NEAR
                      THE SITE.

.SUNDAY...
  LAL.................2 UNTIL 0800...THEN 4.
  HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.
  CLEARING INDEX......880.
  SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
                      ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS UNTIL 0800...
                      THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
  MAX TEMPERATURE.....72-75.
  MIN HUMIDITY........45-47 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....WEST-NORTHWEST WINDS 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
                      5-9 MPH AFTER 0900. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS POSSIBLE
                      WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

.OUTLOOK FOR MONDAY...
  LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 2.
  HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.
  CLEARING INDEX......1000+.
  SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
                      A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                      IN THE AFTERNOON.
  MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-82.
  MIN HUMIDITY........26-29 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....WEST WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH.



FORECASTER...CONGER
REQUESTED BY...SARA RIFE
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150801.BOULD.01/SLC

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