Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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Spot Forecast for 25 Mile...usfs
National Weather Service Spokane WA
511 AM PDT Fri Apr 21 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0800 PDT on April 21.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...

High pressure will build over the fire area today, bringing dry
and mild weather. It will start out mostly clear with a few
cumulus build ups by afternoon. Expect slightly warmer temperatures
and slightly lower humidities than yesterday. Winds will be
primarily terrain driven. It should remain dry through Saturday
morning. Clouds will be on the increase through the day with
scattered showers by Saturday afternoon. Showery and cool conditions
will prevail much of next week.

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FORECASTS FOR 20 FOOT WIND SPEEDS (VALLEYS AND RIDGE TOPS) ARE
10 MINUTE AVERAGES REFLECTING RAWS WIND.
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.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....59.
Min humidity........34 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest 3 to 6 mph in the morning
                    becoming upslope/ up valley 2 to 5 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......Near surface in the morning...becoming 3000 ft
                    AGL after 1400 PDT.
Transport winds.....East 4 to 8 mph.
Haines Index........2 very low.

$$
Forecaster...RF
Requested by...Thomas Hall
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1707289.0/OTX



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