Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SOUTH CLE ELUM RIDGE  SNAG CANYON...IMT3 MIZER
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
218 PM PDT WED AUG 27 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1455 MDT ON AUGUST 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

WEAK WEATHER DISTURBANCES PASSING THROUGH WEAK HIGH PRESSURE OVER
THE BURN AREA WILL ALLOW FOR A COOLING TREND AND GUSTY WINDS AT
TIMES THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE WORKWEEK. A STRONGER WEATHER
SYSTEM WILL PASSING THROUGH ON SATURDAY BRINGING WINDY CONDITIONS..
COOLER TEMPERATURES..AND HIGHER HUMIDITIES AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. SATURDAY IS EXPECTED TO BE THE WINDIEST DAY OF THE
FORECAST.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. GUSTY IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....81 AT 2500 FEET MSL
                    71 AT 5000 FEET MSL
MIN HUMIDITY........29 PERCENT AT 2500 FEET MSL.
                    39 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET MSL.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 7 TO 11 MPH. GUSTS TO 25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL BY AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4-5 LOW TO MODERATE.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....48-54.
MAX HUMIDITY........80-90 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH. GUST TO 25 MPH
                    MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO 900 FT
                    AGL LATE IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 14 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. GUSTY IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....77 AT 2500 FEET MSL
                    67 AT 5000 FEET MSL.
MIN HUMIDITY........33 PERCENT AT 2500 FEET MSL.
                    43 PERCENT AT 5000 FEET MSL.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH. GUST TO 25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900 FT AGL IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 3600 FT
                    AGL LATE IN THE MORNING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 14 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3-4 VERY LOW TO LOW.

$$
FORECASTER...RP
REQUESTED BY...PLANNING SECTION CHIEF
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140827.SOUTH.01/OTX


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