Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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Spot Forecast for Pebble Basin Rx...Forest service
National Weather Service Pocatello ID
1246 PM MDT Thu May 18 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1300 MDT on May 18.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at (208) 232-9357, if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...The low to our southeast continues to push toward the Plains, leaving
eastern Idaho in northwest flow aloft as a ridge builds to our west. A weak "wave"
drops south across the area tomorrow for another round of showers in the afternoon.
This northwest flow pattern and potential for showers/storms remains through early
next week with warmer temperatures returning.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly to mostly cloudy. Scattered showers.
CWR.................11 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....47-51.
Min humidity........61 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........North to northwest winds increasing to 13-17 mph with gusts to 25 mph.
Mixing height.......5000-5400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 20-25 mph.
Haines Index........2.
Rainfall amount.....Up to 0.04 inches (Trace of snow).
Snow level..........7500-8000 ft.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy. Isolated rain and snow showers.
CWR.................16 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....31-34.
Max humidity........92-96 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........North to northwest 11-15 mph with gusts to 25 mph this evening.
                    South 8-12 mph with gusts to 16 mph overnight.
Mixing height.......Lowering to 1600-2000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Becoming south 10-15 mph.
Haines Index........2.
Rainfall amount.....0.05-0.10 inches (Trace amounts of snow).
Snow level..........Lowering to 5500-6000 ft.

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
CWR.................6 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....52-56.
Min humidity........35-39 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........South 5-9 mph with gusts to 14 mph in the morning.
                    Northwest 3-7 mph with gusts around 12 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......Rising to 6300-6700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Becoming northwest 10-15 mph.
Haines Index........2.
Rainfall amount.....Trace-0.02 inches.
Snow level..........Rising to 7500-8000 ft.

$$
Forecaster...Keyes
Requested by...Burn boss
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1709703.0/PIH
.EMAIL blm_id_eiifc_dispatch@blm.gov



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