Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Elko, NV

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CARICO...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ELKO NV
1053 PM PDT TUE JUL 26 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2221 PDT ON JULY 26.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

CORRECTED TO ADD AREAS OF HAZE AND SMOKE

.DISCUSSION...EXPECT HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS TO PERSIST THROUGH FRIDAY.
ALTHOUGH INCREASING ATMOSPHERIC MOISTURE IS EXPECTED THROUGH THE
WEEKEND...RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL REMAIN VERY LOW THROUGH THE PERIOD
WITH POOR NIGHTTIME RECOVERIES THE CHANCE OF DRY THUNDERSTORMS WILL
BE LIMITED UNTIL SUNDAY. FORTUNATELY...WINDS WILL BE LIGHT FOR THE
NEXT FEW DAYS. AREAS OF HAZE AND SMOKE FROM DISTANT FIRES WILL BE
PRESENT THURSDAY.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....ELEVATION 5100 FEET...56-60.
                    ELEVATION 8400 FEET...54-58.
MAX HUMIDITY........ELEVATION 5100 FEET...13-18 PERCENT.
                    ELEVATION 8400 FEET...23-33 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE 2 TO 6 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....ELEVATION 5100 FEET...97-101.
                    ELEVATION 8400 FEET...77-82
MIN HUMIDITY........ELEVATION 5100 FEET...5-8 PERCENT.
                    ELEVATION 8400 FEET...10-15 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......DOWNSLOPE WINDS 3 TO 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH BY NOON.

$$

FORECASTER...WILLIAMS
REQUESTED BY...CARICO IC
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160726.CARIC.01/LKN



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