Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MELOZI...BLM-AFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
759 AM AKDT WED JUL 16 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 1726 AKDT ON JULY 15.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

A FRONT EXTENDING SOUTHWEST FROM A LOW OVER THE CHUKCHI SEA WILL PUSH
SOUTHEAST AND OVER THE WEST COAST TODAY. A BAND OF LIGHT RAIN AND
SHOWERS AHEAD OF THIS FRONT EXTENDING FROM WESTERN BROOKS RANGE THROUGH
GALENA AND TO NUNIVAK ISLAND WILL GRADUALLY SHIFT SOUTH AND EAST THIS
MORNING...WITH SHOWERS STARTING OVER THE AFFECTED AREA BY 10 AM. SHOWERS
WILL GIVE WAY TO LIGHT RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON AND CONTINUE THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING. A BRIEF BREAK IN THE RAIN IS EXPECTED THURSDAY MORNING
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON BEFORE THE NEXT ROUND OF LIGHT RAIN MOVES
IN FROM THE WEST.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG IN THE
                    MORNING. RAIN THROUGH THE DAY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60.
MIN HUMIDITY........72 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH THIS MORNING...
                    INCREASING TO 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    25 MPH THIS AFTERNOON.
CWR.................60 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 53.
MAX HUMIDITY........93 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    25 MPH.
CWR.................34 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 56.
MIN HUMIDITY........72 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH IN THE MORNING...
                    DIMINISHING TO LESS THAN 10 MPH IN THE LATE
                    AFTERNOON.
CWR.................43 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.

$$
FORECASTER...TARDIF-HUBER
REQUESTED BY...HUDSON PLASS
TYPE OF REQUEST...HAZMAT
.TAG 20140715.MELOZ.01/AFG


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