Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Tucson, AZ

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SPOT FORECAST FOR RIM...BIA WMZ
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
1220 PM MST TUE JUL 26 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1152 MST ON JULY 26.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

IN AN EFFORT TO PROVIDE THE BEST SERVICE WE CAN, IF TIME PERMITS
PLEASE USE THE FEEDBACK OPTION TO SEND BACK THE WEATHER THAT
OCCURRED DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD YOU REQUESTED. AN EXAMPLE, THE
HIGH TEMP, MIN RH AND WIND SPEED FOR THE DAY OR THE WEATHER THAT WAS
OCCURRING DURING YOUR PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...LATER TODAY AND AGAIN LATER WEDNESDAY THUNDERSTORMS ARE
EXPECTED TO DEVELOP OVER THE HIGHER MOUNTAINS FURTHER TO YOUR
NORTHEAST THEN BUILD AND MOVE SOUTHWEST TOWARD AND LIKELY ACROSS THE
FIRE AREA. WHEN THIS HAPPENS THE WINDS WILL SWITCH TO A NORTH TO
NORTHEAST DIRECTION...POTENTIALLY VERY STRONG WITH GUSTS GREATER THAN
40 MPH POSSIBLE. THE CONVECTION WILL DIE OFF WELL AFTER SUNSET WITH
SKIES GRADUALLY CLEARING.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........INCREASING CLOUDS  WITH A CHANCE OF
                    A THUNDERSTORM OR SHOWER AFTER 1400.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....90 TO 92 DEGS.
MIN HUMIDITY........24 TO 26 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................3.
POP.................40 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........EVENING CLOUDS WITH A CHANCE OF A SHOWER OR
                    THUNDERSTORM THEN CLEARING AFTER 2300.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60 DEGS.
MAX HUMIDITY........82 TO 85 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LAL.................3.
POP.................30 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........INCREASING CLOUDS IN THE AFTERNOON WITH A
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....88 TO 91 DEGS.
MIN HUMIDITY........26 TO 29 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................4.
POP.................40 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.

$$
FORECASTER...CERNIGLIA
REQUESTED BY...BOB HETZLER
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160726.RIM__.01/TWC

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