Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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FNUS75 KPIH 182323
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Spot Forecast for Crone Gulch Prescribed Fire...USFS
National Weather Service Pocatello ID
523 PM MDT Wed Oct 18 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1300 MDT on October 19.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at (208) 232-9357, if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...Expect dry and stable conditions through the next 24
hours. A broad south/southwesterly flow will prevail over the area
through tomorrow night before a strong weather system impacts the
Central Mountains. A cold front will sweep across the area between
6 and 9 am Friday morning, accompanied by an abrupt wind shift
from the west/northwest and the onset of rain.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Temperature.........60 at ignition...Max 65.
RH..................32 percent at ignition...Min 22 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Winds south at 7 mph at ignition...otherwise
*                     Southwest winds 8 to 12 mph. Gusts up to 18
*                     mph late in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......200 ft AGL increasing to 6200 ft AGL at
*                     ignition...otherwise 6200 ft AGL in the
*                     afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southwest 9 to 12 mph.
Haines Index........3 at ignition...max 3.
Rainfall amount.....0.00 inches.
Snow level..........9000 ft at ignition...otherwise 9000 ft.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Chance of rain after midnight.
CWR.................6 percent.
LAL.................1.
Temperature.........Min 35.
RH..................Max 65 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 8 to 12 mph.
Mixing height.......6200 ft AGL decreasing to 400 ft AGL after
*                     midnight.
Transport winds.....Southwest 12 to 14 mph.
Haines Index........2 to 3 .
Rainfall amount.....0.01 inches.
Snow level..........7600 ft.

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Rain in the morning, then rain likely
*                     in the afternoon.
CWR.................60 percent.
LAL.................1.
Temperature.........Max 42.
RH..................Min 55 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 18 to 22 mph with gusts to around 30
*                     mph.
Mixing height.......400 ft AGL increasing to 5600 ft AGL in the
*                     afternoon.
Transport winds.....West 14 to 17 mph.
Haines Index........2 .
Rainfall amount.....0.15 inches.
Snow level..........5900 ft.

$$
Forecaster...Hinsberger
Requested by...RXB2(t)
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1717503.0/PIH
.EMAIL jjgetty@fs.fed.us


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