Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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Spot Forecast for Balakai Mesa...Navajo Region
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
443 AM MST Fri Jun 23 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0700 MST on June 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative, contact the
National Weather Service in Flagstaff, AZ

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure aloft to remain over the desert southwest for
several days. Expect deep vertical mixing during the afternoons,
max temperatures to remain around 10 degrees above normal.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 95.
Min humidity........8 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds.
Lal.................1.
Haines Index........6 high.
Max Vent Rate.......Excellent (108600 knot-ft).
Clearing Index......1086.
Mixing height.......600 ft agl increasing to 14200 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northwest 5 to 10 mph.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 65.
Max humidity........23 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds.
Lal.................1.
Haines Index........6 high.
Min Vent Rate.......Poor (100 knot-ft).
Clearing Index......1.
Mixing height.......9000 ft agl early in the evening decreasing to
                    100 ft agl in the late evening and overnight.
Transport winds.....North around 5 mph shifting to the northeast in
                    the late evening and overnight.

.SATURDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 94.
Min humidity........7 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds. Gusts up to 15 mph.
Lal.................1.
Haines Index........6 high.
Max Vent Rate.......Excellent (124100 knot-ft).
Clearing Index......1241.
Mixing height.......400 ft agl increasing to 13800 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph shifting to the northwest
                    10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

$$
Forecaster...41
Requested by...Dan Begay
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1711470.0/FGZ
.EMAIL Patrick.Willetto@bia.gov


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