Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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FNUS75 KPIH 161039
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Spot Forecast for Ibex Fire...USDA FS SCNF
National Weather Service Pocatello ID
439 AM MDT Wed Aug 16 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0700 MDT on August 16.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at (208) 232-9357, if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...The trend for drier and warmer conditions will
continue. No precipitation is expected near the fire until
late Sunday, but confidence is higher for early next week.
Expect terrain driven winds, with occasional afternoon gusts
at ridgetops to near 20 mph.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny then becoming partly cloudy.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....66-71.
Min humidity........19 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph in
*                     the afternoon with gusts to 20 mph.
Mixing height.......2000 ft AGL increasing to 7400 ft AGL in the
*                     afternoon.
Transport winds.....West around 9 mph.
Haines Index........4 .
Rainfall amount.....0.00 inches.
Snow level..........12200 ft.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 43.
Max humidity........75 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds 7 to 12 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph
*                     in the evening.
Mixing height.......7400 ft AGL decreasing to 1800 ft AGL after
*                     midnight.
Transport winds.....West around 12 mph.
Haines Index........4 .
Rainfall amount.....0.00 inches.
Snow level..........12900 ft.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....68-73.
Min humidity........19 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds 7 to 10 mph. Gusts up to 15 mph
*                     in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......1800 ft AGL increasing to 6700 ft AGL in the
*                     afternoon.
Transport winds.....West around 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 .
Rainfall amount.....0.00 inches.
Snow level..........12900 ft.

$$
Forecaster...Harmon
Requested by...Dan Bartel
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1714082.7/PIH
.EMAIL dhbartel@fs.fed.us


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