Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Salt Lake City, UT

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SPOT FORECAST FOR COOPER KNOLL CENTRAL
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
250 PM MDT THU OCT 30 2014

.DISCUSSION...ONLY NOTICEABLE CHANGE FROM FORECAST THIS MORNING IS
A SLIGHTLY LOWER GUST FACTOR FOR FRIDAY AFTERNOON...ALTHOUGH
GUSTS ABOVE 45 MPH ARE POSSIBLE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY
MORNING. THOUGH THE FRONT ARRIVES ON SATURDAY...THE ACCOMPANYING
WIND SHIFT TO NORTHWEST IS NOT EXPECTED UNTIL LATE SATURDAY NIGHT.
WINDS FOR SATURDAY AFTERNOON WILL BE PRIMARILY SOUTH IN THE 20-30 MPH
RANGE WITH GUSTS TO 40 MPH.

HIGH PRESSURE SLIDING EAST WILL ENABLE SOUTHERLY FLOW ALOFT TO
SPREAD OVER THE BURN AREA TODAY INTO THE WEEKEND. WINDS WILL
CONTINUE TO STRENGTHEN DURING THE DAY FRIDAY INTO FRIDAY NIGHT
AHEAD OF A MOIST PACIFIC STORM SYSTEM WHICH WILL REACH THE AREA
SATURDAY. GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE DURING THE
AFTERNOON HOURS FRIDAY. THE COLD FRONT ASSOCIATED WITH THIS SYSTEM
WILL ARRIVE SATURDAY MORNING BRINGING A PERIOD OF RAIN AND
SNOW...WITH SNOW LEVELS FALLING TO NEAR 8000 FEET. A BREAK IN
PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED LATER SATURDAY BEFORE THE PARENT STORM
SYSTEM CROSSES THE AREA SUNDAY...BRINGING ANOTHER ROUND OF
SNOWFALL. AT THIS POINT SNOWFALL TOTALS LOOK TO REMAIN IN THE 1 TO
4 INCH RANGE SUNDAY.




.REST OF TODAY...
  LAL.................1.
  HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.
  CLEARING INDEX......430.
  SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
  MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-65.
  MIN HUMIDITY........19-21 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...
  LAL.................1.
  HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.
  SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
  MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-36.
  MAX HUMIDITY........78-80 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
                      IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

.OUTLOOK FOR FRIDAY...
  LAL.................1.
  HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.
  CLEARING INDEX......1000+.
  SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
  MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-63.
  MIN HUMIDITY........26-28 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....SOUTH WINDS 10-15 MPH INCREASING TO 20 MPH
                      BY NOON AND GUSTING TO AROUND 30 MPH.



FORECASTER...VERZELLA
REQUESTED BY...ERIC EASTEP
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141030.COOPE.03/SLC

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