Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MYRTLE RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
750 AM MST THU DEC 1 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0800 MST ON DECEMBER 01.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...EXPECT DRY WEATHER AND LIGHT WINDS AT THE FIRE SITE
TODAY AND TONIGHT. ON FRIDAY, A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL MOVE ACROSS
THE REGION FROM THE NORTH CAUSING DECREASING TEMPERATURES AND SLIGHT
CHANCES FOR RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS. BREEZY NORTHEAST WINDS WILL
LIKELY DEVELOP AT THE SITE FROM FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY MORNING.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 46.
MIN HUMIDITY........36 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
MAX VENT RATE.......MARGINAL (14900 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......149.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1100 FT AGL IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 3500
                    FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 26.
MAX HUMIDITY........75 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS, LIKELY  FROM THE NORTHEAST
                    AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.
MIN VENT RATE.......POOR (1100 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......11.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN AND
                    SNOW SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
MIN HUMIDITY........46 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD (40300 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......403.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2400 FT AGL IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 6000
                    FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS.

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FORECASTER...RICKEY
REQUESTED BY...JUSTIN HENDERSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1603808.0/FGZ
.EMAIL JUSTINHENDERSON@FS.FED.US



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