Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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FNUS75 KPIH 092345
FWSPIH

SPOT FORECAST FOR PFD BURN...LOCAL FIRE AGCY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
545 PM MDT WED JUL 9 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0930 MDT ON JULY 10.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A WEATHER DISTURBANCE PASSING EAST THROUGH CANADA
WEDNESDAY EVENING IS EXPECTED TO PRODUCE A LIGHT NORTH TO EAST LOW
LEVEL FLOW OVER THE BURN SITE THURSDAY MORNING. BY THURSDAY
AFTERNOON WIND DIRECTION WILL BE TOUGH TO CALL WITH WEST TO
NORTHWEST WINDS ALOFT TRYING TO MIX DOWN TO THE SURFACE AND
THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY OVER THE EASTERN HIGHLANDS LIKELY
INFLUENCING THE LOCAL FLOW. BY FRIDAY...HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL
BE BUILDING BACK INTO THE REGION WITH A SURFACE LOW DEVELOPING NEAR
JACKPOT ALL OF WHICH SHOULD PRODUCE A TYPICAL SOUTH-SOUTHEAST WIND
THROUGH THE MORNING BECOMING SOUTHWEST TO WEST IN THE AFTERNOON AS
THE FLOW ALOFT MIXES DOWN TO THE SURFACE. THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE
SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS WILL PLAY A ROLE IN WIND DIRECTION FRIDAY
AFTERNOON AS WELL.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
                    OVER THE SOUTHEAST HIGHLANDS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 90
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH TO NORTHEAST 3 TO 8 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING WEST TO NORTHWEST BY MID-AFTERNOON.
                    THE LOCATION OF NEARBY THUNDERSTORMS MAY
                    IMPACT THE SPEED AND DIRECTION WITH VARIABLE
                    GUSTS TO 45 MPH NEAR ANY CELL.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10,000 FT AGL (GOOD MIXING).
MIXING WINDS.........WEST AT 13 MPH (LIGHT TO MODERATE TRANSPORT).

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE SOUTHERN HIGHLANDS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90 TO 95.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST TO WEST 6 TO 12 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. THE LOCATION OF NEARBY
                    THUNDERSTORMS MAY IMPACT THE SPEED AND
                    DIRECTION WITH VARIABLE GUSTS TO 45 MPH NEAR
                    ANY CELL.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 9500 FT AGL (MODEST TO GOOD MIXING).
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH (LIGHT TRANSPORT).

$$
FORECASTER...HUSTON
REQUESTED BY...TOM SANFORD
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140710.PFDBU.01/PIH






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