Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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FNAK79 PAFG 291305
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SPOT FORECAST FOR 793 VACHON...ALASKA FIRE SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
505 AM AKDT WED JUL 29 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0105 AKDT ON JULY 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A BROAD THERMAL TROUGH WILL REMAIN OVER THE FIRE AREA THROUGH
THURSDAY AND WILL BE THE MECHANISM FOR ISOLATED TO SCATTERED RAIN
SHOWERS AND AFTERNOON/EVENING ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. SLIGHTLY DRIER
AND WARMER CONDITIONS EXPECTED FRIDAY AND INTO THE WEEKEND AS
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS OVER THE FIRE AREA.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). PATCHY SMOKE.
                    ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS BECOMING SCATTERED IN
                    THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 71.
MIN HUMIDITY........42 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................2.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    RAIN SHOWERS. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
MAX HUMIDITY........89 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    LIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................2.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). SCATTERED RAIN
                    SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
MIN HUMIDITY........43 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................2.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS
IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. WEST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S.
WEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

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FORECASTER...TARDIF-HUBER
REQUESTED BY...TANANA ZONE
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150729.793VA.01/AFG


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