Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Salt Lake City, UT

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FNUS75 KSLC 311220
FWSSLC

SPOT FORECAST FOR PONDEROSA RX
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
620 AM MDT FRI OCT 31 2014

.DISCUSSION...THE VIGOROUS UPPER LEVEL TROUGH OFF THE WEST COAST
EARLY THIS MORNING WILL GENERATE INCREASINGLY STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS
AND WARM TEMPERATURES ACROSS THE FIE SITE THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY.
THE COLD FRONT ASSOCIATED WITH THIS STORM SYSTEM WILL REACH WESTERN
UTAH SATURDAY MORNING...THEN LIFT NORTHEAST ACROSS THE FIRE SITE BY
AROUND EARLY AFTERNOON SATURDAY. RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS WILL ACCOMPANY
THE FRONTAL PASSAGE...WITH THUNDERSTORMS ALSO A POSSIBILITY.
DRAMATICALLY COLDER TEMPERATURES...HIGH RH VALUES AND WETTING RAIN/SNOW
WILL EXIST BEHIND THE FRONT. COLD AND UNSETTLED CONDITIONS WILL FOLLOW
FOR SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

.TODAY...
  LAL.................1.
  HAINES INDEX........4 ..LOW.
  CLEARING INDEX......1000+.
  SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
  MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-65.
  MIN HUMIDITY........19-21 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH...INCREASING TO
                      12 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 28 MPH AFTER 1000.

.TONIGHT...
  LAL.................1.
  HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.
  SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
  MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-42
  MAX HUMIDITY........43-46 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 18 MPH...GUSTS UP TO
                      30 MPH.

.OUTLOOK FOR SATURDAY...
  LAL.................1 UNTIL 1300...THEN 2.
  HAINES INDEX........2 ..VERY LOW.
  CLEARING INDEX......1000+.
  SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT CLOUD COVER). A
                      CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                      WIDESPREAD RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS...AND
                      ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 1300.
  MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-58.
  MIN HUMIDITY........40-43 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....SOUTH WINDS 18 TO 24 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                      AROUND 45 MPH. WINDS SHIFTING TO THE
                      SOUTHWEST AND REMAINING STRONG FOR 2 TO 3
                      3 HOUR BEHIND THE FRONTAL PASSAGE. WINDS
                      BECOMING WEST AND DECREASING LATE IN THE
                      AFTERNOON.



FORECASTER...CONGER
REQUESTED BY...RILEY BERGSENG
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141031.PONDE.01/SLC

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