Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Boise, ID

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FNUS75 KBOI 232232
FWSBOI

SPOT FORECAST FOR COTTONWOOD...USFS PAYETTE FOREST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
432 PM MDT WED JUL 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1611 MDT ON JULY 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT MDT TONIGHT...

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA AROUND 9 PM MDT. AHEAD OF
THE FRONT...MOISTURE AND INSTABILITY WILL COMBINE TO PRODUCE
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. THE SHOWERS AND STORMS ARE
EXPECTED TO DIMINISH BY MIDNIGHT. WETTING RAINS...ALONG WITH SMALL
HAIL AND GUSTY WINDS...ARE POSSIBLE WITH THE STRONGER STORMS.
COOLER DRIER CONDITIONS WITH LIGHT WINDS ARE EXPECTED ON THURSDAY.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN ISOLATED
                    SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. SOME THUNDERSTORMS MAY
                    PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS AND SMALL HAIL IN THE
                    EVENING. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....51 TO 54.
MAX HUMIDITY........80 TO 90 PERCENT.
WIND - EYE LEVEL....SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 12 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING...SHIFTING TO NORTHWEST 3 TO 6 MPH
                    AFTER 9 PM MDT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...50 POOR.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70 TO 73.
MIN HUMIDITY........18 TO 23 PERCENT.
WIND - EYE LEVEL....WEST AROUND 3 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...650 GOOD.

$$
FORECASTER...WOJCIK
REQUESTED BY...DISPATCH
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140723.COTTO.01/BOI


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