Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR 25 MILE CREEK...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
707 PM PDT SUN JUL 13 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1835 PDT ON JULY 13.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM PDT MONDAY...

.DISCUSSION...

CLUSTERS OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE PUSHING NORTH INTO
THE INTERSTATE 90 CORRIDOR NEAR ELLENSBURG THIS EVENING. THESE
STORMS WILL SPREAD NORTHWARD THIS EVENING...BRINGING A CHANCE OF
RAIN AND LIGHTNING TO THE FIRE. THE THREAT OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL LINGER INTO MONDAY AFTERNOON. IF A STORM
CELL HAPPENS TO SET UP OVER THE FIRE...IT COULD PRODUCE A
TENTH TO A QUARTER OF AN INCH OF RAIN QUICKLY...AS WELL AS
GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS. THE THREAT WILL WANE GOING INTO MONDAY
NIGHT AND TUESDAY...WITH WARMER TEMPERATURES AND DRIER
HUMIDITIES AGAIN BY TUESDAY.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS. BEST CHANCES BETWEEN 8 PM
                    AND 3 AM.
CWR.................20 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....68 TO 74. WARMEST IN THE 2500-3500 FT LEVEL.
MAX HUMIDITY........32-42 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING BECOMING NORTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH
                    OVERNIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL...NEAR SURFACE AFTER 9 PM.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 3 TO 7 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING AND A 40 PERCENT
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
CWR.................20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....1670 FT...95
                    3700 FT...85.
MIN HUMIDITY........1670 FT...21 PERCENT.
                    3700 FT...24 PERCENT
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH IN THE
                    MORNING...DECREASING TO 3 TO 7 MPH
                    AFTER 1 PM. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE...BECOMING 6800 FT AGL
                                   AFTER 11 AM.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 7 TO 11 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.MONDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
MAX HUMIDITY........1670 FT...67 PERCENT
                    3700 FT...42 PERCENT
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6800 FT AGL...NEAR SURFACE AFTER 9 PM
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....1670 FT...98
                    3700 FT...91
MIN HUMIDITY........21 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE...BECOMING 7100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 3 TO 7 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

$$
FORECASTER...JC
REQUESTED BY...AARON ROWE
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140713.25MIL.02/OTX


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