Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for Beecher Rx...BLM-CRD
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
624 AM PDT Wed Mar 22 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0700 MST on March 22.

If conditions become unrepresentative...or if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast...please contact our office at
(702) 263-9750.

.DISCUSSION...A Pacific system moving into the western states today
and tonight will focus showers and thunderstorms primarily over
northwest Arizona this afternoon and evening. The system will move away late
Thursday but cool and unsettled weather will continue through early
next week as additional Pacific systems move inland.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....55-60.
Min humidity........47-49 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30
                    mph in the afternoon.
  10000 ft wind.....Southwest 30 to 36 mph.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....40 percent.
Mixing height.......5000 ft AGL increasing to 8000 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southwest 20 to 25 knots.
Haines Index........2.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                    Numerous showers and isolated thunderstorms in
                    the evening, then scattered showers after
                    midnight.
Min temperature.....41-46.
Max humidity........78-83 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........Southwest winds 10 to 20 mph. Gusts up to 30
                    mph in the evening.
  10000 ft wind.....Southwest 34 to 39 mph decreasing to 29 to 34
                    mph after midnight.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....60 percent.
Mixing height.......5000 ft AGL decreasing to 3000 ft AGL after
                    midnight.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 25 knots decreasing to around
                    15 knots after midnight.
Haines Index........4.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
                    Isolated showers.
Max temperature.....48-53.
Min humidity........43-45 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........West winds 10 to 15 mph.
  10000 ft wind.....West 23 to 28 mph becoming northwest 18 to 23
                    mph in the afternoon.
CWR (>= 0.10 in)....15 percent.
Mixing height.......5000 ft AGL increasing to 7000 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....West 15 to 20 knots.
Haines Index........3.

$$
Forecaster...Adair
Requested by...Brady Shultz
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1704896.0/VEF



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