Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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FNUS75 KPIH 030110
FWSPIH

SPOT FORECAST FOR MIDDLE FORK COMPLEX...FS-SCF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
710 PM MDT WED SEP 2 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1810 MDT ON SEPTEMBER 02.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM MDT THIS EVENING FOR GUSTY WINDS
AND LOW HUMIDITY...

.DISCUSSION...THE COMPLEX TONIGHT WILL REMAIN RIGHT ON THE EDGE OF THICKER
CLOUD COVER AND ANY SHOWERS. IF RAIN DOES FALL...AMOUNTS WILL BE IN THE
TRACE - 0.03 RANGE. THERE ARE SOME STRONGER WINDS ALOFT THAT COULD STILL AFFECT
HIGHER ELEVATIONS MAKING FOR POTENTIAL ERRATIC GUSTS. THE CHANCE
FOR RAIN INCREASES AS THE STORM TO OUR WEST SLOWLY MOVES CLOSER. RAIN
AMOUNTS UP TO 0.10 INCHES ARE POSSIBLE ESPECIALLY IF WE CAN GET A THUNDERSTORM
TO DEVELOP.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AT 4000FT...52-57.
                    AT 9000FT...46-51.
MAX HUMIDITY........AT 4000FT...63-68 PERCENT.
                    AT 9000FT...68-73 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........AT 4000FT...SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING. DOWNSLOPE 4 TO 8 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 11 MPH
                    FOR THE REST OF THE NIGHT.
                    AT 9000FT...SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
                    25 MPH THROUGH THE EVENING. VARIABLE 3 TO 7 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH FOR THE REST OF THE NIGHT.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-1400 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 15 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AT 4000FT...67-72.
                    AT 9000FT...52-57.
MIN HUMIDITY........AT 4000FT...29-34 PERCENT.
                    AT 9000FT...55-60 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........AT 4000...DOWNSLOPE 4 TO 8 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 11 MPH IN
                    THE MORNING. NORTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 12 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    AT 9000FT...VARIABLE 3 TO 7 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
                    THE MORNING. NORTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 12 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................25 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000-7000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3.
LAL.................1...THEN 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...KEYES
REQUESTED BY...DAN BILL
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150902.MIDDL.02/PIH



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