Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Seattle/Tacoma, WA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR TA 8...FORT LEWIS-MCCHORD
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
725 AM PDT TUE JUL 29 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 PDT ON JULY 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN SEATTLE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE NORTHERN ROCKIES
FOR MUCH OF THE WEEK...RESULTING IN SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW ALOFT OVER
WESTERN WASHINGTON AND WEAK ONSHORE FLOW AT THE LOWER LEVELS. THIS
WILL KEEP CONDITIONS WARM AND DRY OVER THE BURN SITE FOR MUCH OF THIS
WEEK...WITH ABOVE AVERAGE AFTERNOON HIGH TEMPERATURES EXPECTED
THROUGH WEDNESDAY...THEN NEAR AVERAGE TEMPERATURES FOR THE SECOND
HALF OF THE WEEK AS ONSHORE FLOW INCREASES.

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

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 86.
MIN HUMIDITY........33 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3600-4300 FT AGL LATE
                    IN THE MORNING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
MAX HUMIDITY........95 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 3 TO 9 MPH.

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FORECASTER...REEDY
REQUESTED BY...JOHN RICHARDSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140729.TA8__.01/SEW





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