Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Tucson, AZ

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SPOT FORECAST FOR DEER HEAD FIRE...NPS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
604 AM MST FRI AUG 1 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1755 MST ON JULY 31.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

IN AN EFFORT TO PROVIDE THE BEST SERVICE WE CAN, IF TIME PERMITS
PLEASE USE THE FEEDBACK OPTION TO SEND BACK THE WEATHER THAT
OCCURRED DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD YOU REQUESTED. AN EXAMPLE, THE
HIGH TEMP, MIN RH AND WIND SPEED FOR THE DAY OR THE WEATHER THAT WAS
OCCURRING DURING YOUR PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...EXPECT AN INCREASE IN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
BEGINNING TODAY AND CONTINUING THROUGH THE WEEKEND. THIS IS DUE TO A
LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM DEVELOPING OVER NORTHERN BAJA LATE TONIGHT AND
EARLY SATURDAY THAT WILL RESULT IN SOUTHERLY WINDS THAT WILL PULL
MOISTURE NORTHWARD INTO ARIZONA...ESPECIALLY BY SATURDAY. LOCALLY
HEAVY RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE...MAINLY DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING
HOURS. RAIN CHANCES WILL DECREASE FROM MONDAY THROUGH LATE IN THE WEEK.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN NUMEROUS
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70 TO 73 DEGS.
MIN HUMIDITY........53 TO 56 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......VARIABLE UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 7 TO 10
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONG, GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WIND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
CHANCE OF RAIN......30 PERCENT UNTIL 1200...THEN 60 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY
                    IN THE EVENING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....55 TO 58 DEGS.
MAX HUMIDITY........89 TO 92 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST 7 TO 10 MPH IN THE EARLY EVENING SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTHEAST AND DECREASING TO 3 TO 6 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT. STRONG, GUSTY AND ERRATIC WIND
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................4 UNTIL 2400...THEN 2.
CHANCE OF RAIN......60 PERCENT UNTIL 2400...THEN 30 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69 TO 72 DEGS.
MIN HUMIDITY........59 TO 62 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST 3 TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
                    6 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. STRONG, GUSTY AND
                    ERRATIC WIND NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................2 UNTIL 1200...THEN 4.
CHANCE OF RAIN......30 PERCENT UNTIL 1200...THEN 70 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

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FORECASTER...FIRE WEATHER FORECASTER/MOLLERE
REQUESTED BY...IC  YANCICK EGE
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140731.DEERH.01/TWC

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