Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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SPOT FORECAST FOR GAMET...NATIONAL PARK SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
236 PM MDT WED JUL 27 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1417 MDT ON JULY 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL BE OVER THE FIRE AREA BY
2:45PM. A VERY GOOD CHANCE OF WETTING RAINS WITH THIS STORM, ALONG
WITH GUSTY WINDS AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING.

EXPECT SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO PERSIST THROUGH 8
PM. WINDS WILL TURN EAST TO NORTHEAST AT 5 TO 10 MPH ONCE THE
SHOWERS AND STORMS HAVE MOVED OUT OF THE AREA. ANOTHER ROUND OF
SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA
EARLY THURSDAY MORNING, BRINGING A VERY GOOD CHANCE OF WETTING
RAINS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 88.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 MPH LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
CWR.................80 PERCENT.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5900 TO 6900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ENDING
                    AFTER 8 PM.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 61.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-89 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
CWR.................20 PERCENT.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 TO 600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 81.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-48 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
CWR.................60 PERCENT.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6200 TO 7200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.

$$
FORECASTER...SR
REQUESTED BY...IC
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160727.GAMET.01/UNR



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