Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BAX...ALASKA FIRE SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
545 AM AKDT SAT APR 19 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1030 AKDT ON APRIL 19.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...THERMAL LOW PRESSURE TROUGH OVER THE TANANA VALLEY
WILL PERSIST TODAY AND THEN WEAKEN THROUGH SUNDAY. THIS WILL
CAUSE NEAR RED FLAG CONDITIONS IN THE ALASKA RANGE TODAY WITH
SOUTH WINDS IN PASSES ALONG WITH DRYING IN THE TANANA VALLEY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 53.
MIN HUMIDITY........28 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SE 3-5 BECOMING S 10 GUST 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 28.
MAX HUMIDITY........88 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST 5 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 9 MPH.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 53.
MIN HUMIDITY........25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 15 MPH.

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FORECASTER...BRADER/ET
REQUESTED BY...DALE WOITAS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140419.BAX__.01/AFG



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