Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR HANLON RX 27...US FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
647 AM PDT THU OCT 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 PDT ON OCTOBER 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
MOIST AND UNSTABLE SOUTHWEST FLOW WILL KEEP UNSETTLED CONDITIONS
OVER THE PROPOSED SPOT LOCATION THROUGH MOST OF THE DAY. SHOWERY
CONDITIONS WILL BE MOST PREVALENT DURING THE AFTERNOON...WITH A
SMALL CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. THE THREAT OF SHOWERS WILL
DECREASE TONIGHT AND INTO FRIDAY AS WEAK RIDGING BUILDS OVER
THE REGION. ANOTHER PERIOD OF WET WEATHER IS EXPECTED BY
LATE FRIDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUING THROUGH THE WEEKEND.
STRONG WINDS WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE BY THE LATTER HALF OF THE
WEEKEND.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS THIS MORNING THEN
                    NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF A
                    THUNDERSTORM IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................80 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47.
MIN HUMIDITY........84 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 1 TO 4 MPH. RIDGETOP WINDS
                    SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH. GUSTY AND
                    ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800 FT AGL THIS MORNING INCREASING TO 1800
                    FT AGL BY MIDDAY.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 11 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS OVERNIGHT. PATCHY FOG LATE.
CWR.................5 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 1 TO 4 MPH...BECOMING DOWNSLOPE
                    0 TO 3 MPH OVERNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1700 FT AGL DROPPING TO 500 FT OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 9 TO 13 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
                    PATCHY FOG EARLY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50.
MIN HUMIDITY........68 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........UPSLOPE 2 TO 5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL EARLY INCREASING TO 2100 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

$$
FORECASTER...FX
REQUESTED BY...WADE STEADY
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141023.HANLO.01/OTX



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