Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Tucson, AZ

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BASIN...SAN CARLOS AGENCY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
341 PM MST THU APR 24 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1518 MST ON APRIL 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

IN AN EFFORT TO PROVIDE THE BEST SERVICE WE CAN, IF TIME PERMITS
PLEASE USE THE FEEDBACK OPTION TO SEND BACK THE WEATHER THAT
OCCURRED DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD YOU REQUESTED. AN EXAMPLE, THE
HIGH TEMP, MIN RH AND WIND SPEED FOR THE DAY OR THE WEATHER THAT WAS
OCCURRING DURING YOUR PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRING WARMER TEMPERATURES
TODAY ALONG WITH LESS WIND FROM PAST DAYS. GUSTY SOUTHWEST WINDS
WILL BE ON THE INCREASE ON FRIDAY IN ADVANCE OF STRONG PACIFIC
STORM SYSTEM. VERY LOCALIZED NEAR CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
ARE POSSIBLE FOR A FEW HOURS FRIDAY AFTERNOON. STRONGER WINDS ARE
FORECAST FOR THE AREA ON SATURDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70 TO 75 DEGS.
MIN HUMIDITY........3 TO 8 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST TO SOUTHWEST 4 TO 9 MPH WITH LOCAL GUSTS
                    UP TO 18 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHANCE OF RAIN......0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....41 TO 44 DEGS.
MAX HUMIDITY........28 TO 32 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 3 TO 6 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHANCE OF RAIN......0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70 TO 75 DEGS.
MIN HUMIDITY........9 TO 12 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT UPSLOPE WIND BECOMING SOUTHWEST LATE
                    MORNING THEN INCREASING 15 TO 20 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
CHANCE OF RAIN......0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.

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FORECASTER...FIRE WEATHER FORECASTER
REQUESTED BY...PIDC
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140424.BASIN.01/TWC

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