Suppression Forecast
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FNUS75 KSLC 290435
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SPOT FORECAST FOR ALPINE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
1035 PM MDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.DISCUSSION...SOUTH WINDS WILL BEGIN TO INCREASE LATE TONIGHT AND
THROUGH SATURDAY...AS A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM APPROACHES FROM THE
PACIFIC NORTHWEST. THIS STORM WILL PUSH A WEAK COLD FRONT THROUGH
NORTHERN UTAH LATE SUNDAY...WITH ANY WIND SHIFT AT THE FIRE LIKELY
TO OCCUR IN THE LATE AFTERNOON OR EVENING HOURS. THIS WAVE WILL
ALSO HELP TO PRODUCE SOME SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE
AREA ON SUNDAY...THOUGH THERE IS A CHANCE THAT THE BEST STORMS
REMAIN NORTH OF THE FIRE. DRIER AND MORE STABLE CONDITIONS WILL
BECOME ESTABLISHED FOR THE BEGINNING OF NEXT WORK WEEK...THOUGH
SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL LIKELY REMAIN GUSTY IN THE AFTERNOONS.

.REST OF TONIGHT...
  LAL.................1.
  HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.
  SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
  MIN TEMPERATURE.....57-59.
  MAX HUMIDITY........53-55 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                      5-10 MPH IN THE EARLY MORNING HOURS.

.SATURDAY...
  LAL.................1.
  HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.
  CLEARING INDEX......1000+.
  SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
  MAX TEMPERATURE.....78-81.
  MIN HUMIDITY........21-24 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....SOUTH-SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
                      15 TO 25 MPH.

.OUTLOOK FOR SUNDAY...
  LAL.................1 UNTIL NOON...THEN 2.
  HAINES INDEX........3 ..VERY LOW.
  CLEARING INDEX......1000+.
  SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT CLOUD COVER) THEN
                      BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT CLOUD
                      COVER). A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                      THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
  MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-78.
  MIN HUMIDITY........32-35 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....SOUTH-SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH
                      GUSTS 15 TO 25 MPH. A SHIFT TO NORTHWESTERLY
                      WINDS IS LIKELY IN THE LATE AFTERNOON OR
                      EVENING HOURS.



FORECASTER...SCHOENING
REQUESTED BY...KEVIN CORTEZ
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150828.ALPIN.01/SLC

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