Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR FOREST MOUNTAIN UNDERBURN...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
525 AM PDT WED OCT 1 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1030 PDT ON OCTOBER 01.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL MIGRATE ACROSS THE BURN SITE
WEDNESDAY MORNING...BEFORE ANOTHER SHORTWAVE TROUGH SLIPS NORTHEAST
OF THE REGION THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...BEFORE HIGH PRESSURE
RETURNS IN EARNEST GOING INTO THURSDAY.  LOOK FOR SOME PASSING
MIDDLE AND HIGH CLOUDS...BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES AND OTHERWISE
DRY CONDITIONS. THE MAIN RESULT OF THE INCOMING WAVE WILL BE
AN INCREASE IN WIND SPEEDS LATER THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...
FOLLOWED BY A GRADUAL DECREASE OVERNIGHT INTO THURSDAY WHEN
THEY WILL BECOME LIGHTER AND TERRAIN DRIVEN.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57.
MIN HUMIDITY........33 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600 FT AGL IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO
                    2900 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39.
MAX HUMIDITY........70 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. GUSTS
                    TO 18 MPH BEFORE 11 PM.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2900 FT AGL EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    DECREASING TO 600 FT AGL AFTER 8 PM.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 14 TO 18 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57.
MIN HUMIDITY........31 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600 FT AGL EARLY IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO
                    3500 FT AGL AFTER 11 AM.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 3 TO 7 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.

$$
FORECASTER...JC
REQUESTED BY...BURN BOSS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141001.FORES.01/OTX



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