Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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Spot Forecast for Jolly Mountain Fire...SW IMT 3
National Weather Service Spokane WA
1239 PM PDT Thu Sep 21 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0600 PDT on September 22.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure will build into the area for a warming and drying trend.
A weak weather system will try to move through the high pressure
Sunday and Monday and may bring some sprinkles to the fire.  After that
look for warming temperatures for the rest of the week.

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Upper 40s on the ridges and mid 50s at
                    3000 ft AGL.
Min humidity........42-48 percent at 3000 ft AGL and around 60 percent
                    on the ridges.
Wind (20 ft)........Downslope 2 to 5 mph in the morning becoming
                    upslope 3 to 5 mph by late morning.  On the ridges
                    northwest 4 to 8 mph.
Mixing height.......Near surface in the morning...becoming around
                    4000 ft AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....North 1 to 5 mph.
Haines Index........2 very low.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....36 to 42.
Max humidity........80 to 90 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Downslope 2 to 5 mph. On the ridges
                    northwest 3 to 6 mph.
Mixing height.......2000 ft AGL in the early evening decreasing to
                    the surface by late evening.
Transport winds.....Northwest 3 to 7 mph.
Haines Index........2 very low.

.SATURDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 50 on the ridges and near 60 at 3000 ft AGL.
Min humidity........Around 50 percent on the ridges and around
                    40 percent at 3000 ft AGL.
Wind (20 ft)........Downslope 2 to 5 mph in the morning becoming
                    upslope 3 to 5 mph by late morning.
Mixing height.......Near surface in the morning increasing to 4000 ft
                    AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Northwest 1 to 5 mph.
Haines Index........2 very low.

$$
Forecaster...RM
Requested by...Dave Hare
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1716115.0/OTX



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