Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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FNUS75 KPIH 032353
FWSPIH

SPOT FORECAST FOR MIDDLE FORK COMPLEX...FS-SCF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
553 PM MDT THU SEP 3 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1700 MDT ON SEPTEMBER 03.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...RAIN THIS EVENING SHOULD SLOWLY DRIFT TO THE EAST AND DIMINISH
BY MIDNIGHT. SHOWERS PICK BACK UP AS EARLY AS 5-7AM AND REMAIN OVER THE AREA
THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT. AMOUNTS OF 0.05-0.15 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE TONIGHT...
0.1-0.3 INCHES TOMORROW AND 0.05-0.10 INCHES TOMORROW NIGHT. SNOW LEVELS
WILL DROP TO AROUND 9500FT BUT COULD DROP TO 9000FT IN A HEAVIER SHOWER
OR IF A MORE PERSISTENT BAND SETS UP.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. PATCHY FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AT 5000FT...44-49.
                    AT 9000FT...36-41.
MAX HUMIDITY........AT 5000FT...77-82 PERCENT.
                    AT 9000FT...92-97 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........AT ALL ELEVATIONS...WEST 4 TO 9 WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                    IN THE EVENING. VARIABLE 2 TO 7 MPH FOR THE REST OF THE
                    NIGHT.
CWR.................55 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000-2000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH THIS EVENING BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE
                    OVERNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........3.
LAL.................2...THEN 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY AND
                    A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AT 5000FT...57-62
                    AT 9000FT...44-49.
MIN HUMIDITY........AT 5000FT...52-57 PERCENT.
                    AT 9000FT...65-70 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........ALL ELEVATIONS...VARIABLE 2 TO 7 IN THE MORNING. SOUTH 6 TO
                    11 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 17 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON
CWR.................70 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800-2800 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........LIGHT AND VARIABLE BECOMING SOUTH 12 TO 17 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3.
LAL.................1...THEN 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
                    IN THE EVENING. SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AT 5000FT...41-46.
                    AT 9000FT...35-40.
MAX HUMIDITY........AT 5000FT...85-90 PERCENT.
                    AT 9000FT...95-100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH 6 TO 11 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 17 MPH IN THE EVENING AT
                    ALL ELEVATIONS. IN THE CANYONS...DOWNSLOPE 3 TO 8 MPH
                    FOR THE REST OF THE NIGHT. AT 9000FT...SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH
                    WITH GUSTS UP TO 15 MPH FOR THE REST OF THE NIGHT.
CWR.................47 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000-2000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3.
LAL.................3...THEN 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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FORECASTER...KEYES
REQUESTED BY...DAN BILL
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150903.MIDDL.01/PIH



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