Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR KINGS CANYON...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DENVER/BOULDER CO
835 AM MST TUE DEC 6 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 MST ON DECEMBER 06.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

*.DISCUSSION...TODAY AND TONIGHT...CLEAR SKIES OVERNIGHT ALLOWED FOR
STRONG RADIATIONAL COOLING ACROSS THE NORTHERN MOUNTAIN VALLEYS...AND TEMPERATURES
SANK WELL BELOW ZERO.  THE APPROACHING WINTER STORM OVER IDAHO WILL DROP ACROSS
COLORADO THIS AFTERNOON WITH INCREASING CLOUDS AND SNOW DEVELOPING.  SNOW WILL
CONTINUE TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY MORNING...THEN DECREASE WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.  IT
WILL REMAIN COLD THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT.

*

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW THIS AFTERNOON.
CWR.................10 PERCENT INCREASING TO 30 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 14.
MIN HUMIDITY........51%.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5-11 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1900-2400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 15-20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR UNTIL 1300. POOR AFTER 1600.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW .

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW UNTIL 2300, THEN SNOW LIKELY.
CWR.................45 PERCENT INCREASING TO 70 PERCENT LATE
                    IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO 50 PERCENT AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT DECREASING TO 20 PERCENT EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.
LAL.................1.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 7 BELOW.
MAX HUMIDITY........96%.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 6-7 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1100-1600 FT AGL UNTIL 2100, THEN BELOW 1000 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10-15 MPH UNTIL 2300, THEN NORTHEAST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW .

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW UNTIL 1100, THEN CHANCE
                    OF SNOW SHOWERS UNTIL 1400, THEN SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SNOW SHOWERS.
CWR.................20 PERCENT DECREASING TO 10 PERCENT IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 3 ABOVE.
MIN HUMIDITY........72%.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 6-11 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......BELOW 1000 FT AGL UNTIL 0700, THEN 2300-3300 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST UP TO 10 MPH UNTIL 1100, THEN WEST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR UNTIL 1400, THEN FAIR UNTIL 1500, THEN
                    POOR.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW .


FIRE WEATHER TABLE FOR KINGS CANYON.

+++  DATA IN THE FOLLOWING TABLE HAS BEEN SAMPLED DIRECTLY FROM THE
     FORECAST DATABASE.  VALUES IN THE TABLE MAY VARY SLIGHTLY FROM
     INFORMATION IN THE NARRATIVE FORECAST.  FEEDBACK WELCOME.  +++

FORECAST SC PP WR AT RH  20-FT  G H L  15KFT  MIXG  TRANS VENTL  AJTV
VALID AT  %  %  %  F  %   WIND  S I A   WIND   HGT   WIND  RATE RATNG
                           MPH  T   L    MPH   AGL    MPH KT-FT

12/06-12 92 26  6 12 53  SW 12 18 2 1   W 55  2187 WSW 22 42626  F
12/06-13 92 29  8 14 52 WSW 10 17 2 1   W 55  2291  SW 21 40762  F
12/06-14 91 33 12 14 56 WSW 10 16 2 1 WSW 55  2395  SW 18 38543 P
12/06-15 92 44 21 13 61   W  9 15 2 1 WSW 53  2124  SW 16 29790 P
12/06-16 94 54 29 11 69  NW  8 13 3 1 WSW 51  1852 WSW 14 22158 P
12/06-17 95 65 45  8 80 NNW  7  7 3 1 WSW 49  1581 WSW 12 15647 P
12/06-18 95 70 53  7 83 NNW  7  7 3 1 WSW 46  1413 WSW 10 12619 P
12/06-19 95 75 60  6 86 NNW  7  7 3 1 WSW 43  1246   W  9  9916 P
12/06-20 95 80 68  4 91   N  8 13 3 1 WSW 39  1079   W  8  7538 P
12/06-21 94 74 59  3 92   N  8 14 3 1 WSW 40   922 WNW  8  6315 P
12/06-22 92 68 50  3 87 NNE  9 15 3 1   W 40   764 NNE  8  5135 P
12/06-23 91 62 41  2 87 NNE  9 15 3 1   W 41   607 ENE  8  3997 P
12/07-00 91 60 38  1 88  NE  9 15 3 1   W 33   691 ENE  9  5665 P
12/07-01 91 56 33 -1 94  NE  8 14 3 1   W 26   774 ENE 12  7604 P
12/07-02 91 52 29 -2 95 ENE  8 13 3 1 WNW 20   858 ENE 13  9814 P
12/07-03 91 48 27 -3 96  NE  8 13 3 1 WNW 21   823 ENE 12  8026 P
12/07-04 92 44 22 -4 96 NNE  7  7 3 1 WNW 22   787 ENE 10  6702 P
12/07-05 92 42 19 -4 91 NNE  7  7 3 1 WNW 22   752 ENE  8  5467 P
12/07-06 92 42 19 -5 91   N  6  6 3 1 WNW 23   871 ENE  7  4936 P
12/07-07 92 42 19 -4 83   N  5  5 3 1 WNW 23   991  NE  5  4022 P
12/07-08 92 42 19 -2 75 NNW  5  5 3 1 WNW 23  1110  NE  2  2724 P
12/07-09 92 42 19 -1 74 NNW  5  5 3 1 WNW 22  1582 NNE  6  7210 P
12/07-10 92 35 19  1 72  NW  5  5 3 1 WNW 21  2053  NW  8 13679 P
12/07-11 89 28  8  2 72 WNW  6  6 3 1 WNW 20  2524 WNW 10 22132 P
12/07-12 83 28  8  2 72 WNW  7  7 3 1 WNW 22  2877 WNW 12 30192 P
12/07-13 76 28  8  1 74 WNW  9 14 2 1 WNW 23  3229 WNW 14 39469 P
12/07-14 73 19  4  0 75 WNW 10 16 2 1 WNW 25  3582 WNW 16 49964  F
12/07-15 73 19  4 -2 79 WNW 12 17 2 1 WNW 26  2880 WNW 16 39158 P
12/07-16 73 19  4 -3 79   W 12 18 2 1 WNW 26  2177 WNW 15 28844 P
12/07-17 69 10  2 -4 78   W 12 18 2 1 WNW 26  1475 WNW 15 19023 P
12/07-18 62 10  2 -7 86   W 12 18 2 1 WNW 28  1678   W 16 23315 P
12/07-19 55 10  2-11100   W 12 18 2 1 WNW 29  1881   W 17 28011 P
12/07-20 48  7  1-13100 WSW 12 18 2 1 WNW 29  2085   W 18 33113 P
12/07-21 41  7  1-15100 WSW 13 20 2 1 WNW 30  2207   W 20 37502 P
12/07-22 34  7  1-16100 WSW 13 21 2 1 WNW 31  2330   W 21 42163  F
12/07-23 30  4  1-16100 WSW 14 22 2 1 WNW 31  2453   W 22 47095  F
12/08-00 30  4  1-16100 WSW 14 23 2 1 WNW 33  2399   W 23 47141  F
12/08-01 30  4  1-15100 WSW 14 23 3 1 WNW 36  2346   W 23 47140  F
12/08-02 30  4  1-15100 WSW 14 23 3 1 WNW 38  2293   W 24 47091  F
12/08-03 30  4  1-15 97 WSW 14 22 3 1 WNW 40  2070   W 23 42250  F
12/08-04 30  4  1-15 93 WSW 14 22 4 1 WNW 43  1848   W 23 37466 P
12/08-05 22  1  0-16 95 WSW 14 22 4 1 WNW 44  1625   W 23 32740 P
12/08-06 22  1  0-16 94 WSW 14 23 4 1 WNW 44  1473   W 23 29075 P
12/08-07 22  1  0-15 91 WSW 15 23 4 1  NW 44  1322   W 22 25536 P
12/08-08 22  1  0-12 82 WSW 15 24 4 1  NW 44  1171   W 22 22123 P
12/08-09 22  1  0 -8 73 WSW 15 25 4 1  NW 44  1313   W 22 25049 P
12/08-10 22  1  0 -2 61 WSW 16 25 4 1 WNW 45  1456   W 22 28025 P
12/08-11 36  4  1  3 54 WSW 16 25 4 1 WNW 45  1599   W 22 31051 P
12/08-12 36  4  1  8 48 WSW 16 25 4 1 WNW 47  1856   W 23 36478 P
12/08-13 36  4  1 11 46 WSW 16 25 4 1 WNW 48  2113   W 23 42026  F
12/08-14 36  4  1 12 48 WSW 16 25 4 1 WNW 49  2370 WSW 23 47693  F
12/08-15 36  4  1 10 54 WSW 17 28 4 1 WNW 49  1942 WSW 24 39946 P
12/08-16 36  4  1  6 65 WSW 18 29 4 1 WNW 49  1514 WSW 24 31814 P
12/08-17 43 23  5  5 69 WSW 20 31 4 1 WNW 49  1085 WSW 24 23298 P
12/08-18 56 23  5  5 75 WSW 21 33 3 1 WNW 49  1096 WSW 25 24628 P
12/08-19 69 23  5  7 74 WSW 22 36 3 1 WNW 51  1107 WSW 26 25979 P
12/08-20 76 23  5  9 73 WSW 23 37 2 1 WNW 52  1118 WSW 28 27352 P
12/08-21 72 23  5 10 69 WSW 24 38 2 1 WNW 54  1124 WSW 30 29570 P
12/08-22 63 23  5 11 64 WSW 24 39 2 1 WNW 56  1129 WSW 32 31808 P
12/08-23 58 41 18 11 63 WSW 25 40 2 1 WNW 59  1135 WSW 35 34067 P
12/09-00 63 41 18 12 64 WSW 25 41 2 1 WNW 59  1076 WSW 36 33540 P
12/09-01 72 41 18 13 66 WSW 26 41 2 1 WNW 58  1018 WSW 37 32878 P
12/09-02 77 41 18 14 70 WSW 26 43 2 1 WNW 58   959 WSW 38 32082 P
12/09-03 75 41 18 14 77 WSW 26 43 2 1 WNW 60   917 WSW 39 31055 P
12/09-04 71 41 18 15 81 WSW 28 44 2 1 WNW 62   875 WSW 39 29992 P
12/09-05 69 60 38 16 84 WSW 28 44 2 1 WNW 64   833 WSW 40 28894 P
12/09-06 70 60 38 18 83 WSW 28 45   1
12/09-07 72 60 38 20 80 WSW 28 44   1
12/09-08 74 60 38 23 74 WSW 28 44   1
12/09-09 76 60 38 25 71 WSW 28 44   1
12/09-10 78 60 38 27 67 WSW 28 44   1
12/09-11 79 57 33 29 63 WSW 28 44   1
12/09-12 79 57 33 29 64 WSW 28 44   1
12/09-13 79 57 33 28 68 WSW 28 44   1
12/09-14 79 57 33 27 71 WSW 28 44   1
12/09-15 79 57 33 25 79 WSW 28 44   1
12/09-16 79 57 33 23 87 WSW 28 45   1
12/09-17 79 54 29 23 88 WSW 28 44   1

KEY:

FORECAST    - MONTH/DAY-HOUR OF FORECAST
VALID AT    - /24-HOUR CLOCK LOCAL TIME/
SC          - SKY COVER /PERCENT/
PP          - PROBABILITY OF PRECIPITATION 0.01 INCH /PERCENT/
WR          - PROBABILITY OF WETTING RAIN 0.10 INCH /PERCENT/
AT          - TEMPERATURE /DEGREES F/
RH          - RELATIVE HUMIDITY /PERCENT/
20-FT WIND  - 20-FOOT WIND /MPH/
GST         - 20-FOOT WIND GUST /MPH/
HI          - HAINES INDEX
LAL         - LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LEVEL
15KFT WIND  - 15000 FEET ABOVE MEAN SEA LEVEL FREE-AIR WINDS /MPH/
MIXG HGT    - MIXING HEIGHT /FEET ABOVE GROUND LEVEL/
TRANS WIND  - TRANSPORT WINDS /MPH/
VENTL RATE  - VENTILATION RATE /KNOT-FEET/
AJTV RATNG  - SMOKE DISPERSION ADJECTIVE RATING
                P - POOR  F - FAIR  G - GOOD
                V - VERY GOOD  E - EXCELLENT

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FORECASTER...RTG
REQUESTED BY...SHANE WILLMORE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1603937.0/BOU



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