Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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FNUS75 KFGZ 151013
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SPOT FORECAST FOR CACH FARMSTEAD RX...NATIONAL PARK SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
313 AM MST TUE APR 15 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0700 MST ON APRIL 15.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE ACROSS
ARIZONA AND THE BURN SITE TODAY. WINDS WILL BE LIGHT AND VARIABLE
EARLY...BECOMING SOUTHWESTERLY BY THIS AFTERNOON. ON WEDNESDAY...
A WEAK WEATHER DISTURBANCE WILL BRING INCREASING WINDS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65 TO 67.
MIN HUMIDITY........5 TO 9 PCT.
WINDS (20 FT).......LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 10 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS OF 15 TO 20 MPH.
MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT (168800 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......1688.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 9100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO AROUND
                    15 KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34 TO 38.
MAX HUMIDITY........30 TO 40 PCT.
WINDS (20 FT).......SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH IN THE EVENING...
                    BECOMING LIGHT OVERNIGHT.
MIN VENT RATE.......POOR (200 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6400 FT AGL EARLY IN THE EVENING...DECREASING
                    TO 100 FT AGL IN THE LATE EVENING AND
                    OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 15 KNOTS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO
                    10 KNOTS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....62 TO 64.
MIN HUMIDITY........13 TO 18 PCT.
WINDS (20 FT).......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING WEST
                    WITH GUSTS 15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT (168500 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......1685.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 10400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO
                    NORTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...DB
REQUESTED BY...KEITH KRAUSE
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140415.CACHF.01/FGZ






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