Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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FNUS75 KPIH 202018
FWSPIH

SPOT FORECAST FOR HOFFMAN...CARIBOU-TARGHEE NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
218 PM MDT FRI MAY 20 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1350 MDT ON MAY 20.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...AN UPPER LEVEL LOW CURRENTLY CENTERED OVER NORTHERN
CALIFORNIA WILL BRING ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS
AFTERNOON INTO EARLY EVENING. THIS LOW WILL LIFT NORTHEAST SATURDAY
INTO SUNDAY INCREASING SHOWERS CHANCES ACROSS THE AREA.  EXPECT GOOD
SOUTHERLY WINDS AROUND THIS LOW TODAY AND TOMORROW THAT WILL KEEP
THE WINDS ELEVATED PARTICULARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 64 TO 68.
RH..................MIN 32 TO 36 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTH AT 8 TO 12 MPH AT IGNITION. EXPECT
                    SOUTHERLY WINDS OF 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS NEAR
                    25 TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................5.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH AT 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX.........3
LAL.................1...THEN 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH THE
                    NIGHT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 44 TO 48.
RH..................MAX 83 TO 87 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH.
CWR.................2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH EAST AT 6 MPH BELOW INVERSION. SOUTHEAST
                    AT 20 MPH ABOVE INVERSION.
HAINES INDEX........3.
LAL.................2...THEN 1 AFTER 8 PM.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS RAIN SHOWERS
                    WITH AFTERNOON ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 59 TO 63.
RH..................MIN 38 TO 42 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25
                    MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
CWR.................50.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH SOUTHWEST AT 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3.
LAL.................1...THEN 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...WYATT
REQUESTED BY...JOSH STORR
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160520.HOFFM.01/PIH


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