Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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SPOT FORECAST FOR 336 ROCK...ALASKA FIRE SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
324 PM AKDT SUN JUL 5 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1455 AKDT ON JULY 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

THE FORECAST CALLS FOR A CONTINUED SOUTHEAST WIND THIS
AFTERNOON...BUT REMAINING LIGHT. LOCAL WINDS WILL PREVAIL IN
COMPLEX TERRAIN WHERE THE FIRE IS CURRENTLY ACTIVE. OTHERWISE
TEMPERATURES WILL WARM INTO THE MID 70S THIS AFTERNOON...ALLOWING
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY TO FALL IN THE MID 30S DURING PEAK
HEATING. FOR MONDAY...WARMER CONDITIONS ARE FORECAST WITH A
GENERAL WIND OUT OF THE EAST. GUSTS TO 15 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE
MONDAY AFTERNOON ON EXPOSED RIDGES AND EAST FACING SLOPES. WEST
EXPOSURES WILL SEE LESSER /4 TO 8 WITH GUSTS TO 10 MPH/ WIND
SPEEDS.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). AREAS OF SMOKE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 75.
MIN HUMIDITY........33 TO 48 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 3 TO 7 MPH...UPSLOPE AND UP
                    VALLEY 3 TO 7 MPH IN COMPLEX TERRAIN.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT). AREAS OF SMOKE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
MAX HUMIDITY........60 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 3 TO 7 MPH...BECOME DRAINAGE
                    WINDS 3 TO 7 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT). AREAS OF SMOKE
                    THROUGH THE DAY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AND
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 82.
MIN HUMIDITY........28 TO 32 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 8 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS TO 15 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................5 PERCENT.
LAL.................2.

$$
FORECASTER...JACOBS
REQUESTED BY...IC
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150705.336RO.01/AFG



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