Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR TENALQUOT...FORT LEWIS-MCCHORD
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
830 AM PDT THU SEP 18 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 PDT ON SEPTEMBER 18.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN SEATTLE.

.DISCUSSION...AN UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL CONTINUE CLOUDY SKIES AND
SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS OVER WESTERN WASHINGTON TODAY...SLOWLY
TAPERING OFF THROUGH THE DAY. A SECOND WEAKER UPPER LEVEL TROUGH
WILL FOLLOW...PROLONGING THE CHANCE OF SHOWERS THROUGH FRIDAY.
UPPER LEVEL RIDGING WILL THEN START TO MOVE INTO THE AREA
FRIDAY NIGHT...BRINGING A WARMING AND DRYING TREND FOR THE WEEKEND AND
A RETURN TO OFFSHORE FLOW. NO PERIOD TODAY IS CLEARLY GOING TO BE
DRY...BUT THE BEST CHANCE IS AFTER ABOUT 10 AM THROUGH THE
AFTERNOON. IT LOOKS TO BE CLOUDY ALL DAY WITH ONLY A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF A RANDOM SUN BREAK.

 FORECAST FOR 20 FOOT WIND SPEED (VALLEYS AND RIDGE TOPS) ARE 10
 MINUTE AVERAGES REFLECTING RAWS WINDS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
CWR.................19 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 71.
MIN HUMIDITY........69 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2300-3300 FT AGL LATE
                    IN THE MORNING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 7 MPH.
RAINFALL AMOUNT.....0.040000000000000001 INCHES.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
CWR.................LESS THAN 10%.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 58.
MAX HUMIDITY........91 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-1900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 12 MPH.
RAINFALL AMOUNT.....0.02 INCHES.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................LESS THAN 10%.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 71.
MIN HUMIDITY........48 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2300-3300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 7 MPH.
RAINFALL AMOUNT.....0.01 INCHES.

$$
FORECASTER...BOWER
REQUESTED BY...MASON MCKINELY
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140918.TENAL.01/SEW






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