Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MINERAL...ANF APACHE SITGREAVES NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
1117 AM MST MON MAR 30 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1130 MST ON MARCH 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
EXPECT BREEZY WEST WINDS THROUGH THE AFTERNOON...POSSIBLY WITH A
SOUTHERLY COMPONENT DUE TO THE LOCAL TERRAIN GRADIENT. THOUGH THE
PROBABILITY OF DEVELOPMENT OVER ANY ONE LOCATION IS LOW...ANY VIRGA
SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS THAT OCCUR THIS AFTERNOON OR EARLY THIS
EVENING COULD CAUSE GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS. SOMEWHAT STRONGER
WESTERLY WINDS ARE FORECAST ON TUESDAY.


.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 64.
MIN HUMIDITY........15 PCT.
WINDS (20 FT).......WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20
                    MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT (139900 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......1399.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FT AGL LATE IN THE MORNING...INCREASING
                    TO 11400 FT AGL LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EARLY EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.
MAX HUMIDITY........59 PCT.
WINDS (20 FT).......WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
MIN VENT RATE.......POOR (700 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......7.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL EARLY IN THE EVENING...DECREASING
                    TO 300 FT AGL IN THE LATE EVENING AND
                    OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 64.
MIN HUMIDITY........21 PCT.
WINDS (20 FT).......WEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT (129400 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......1294.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 10500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS...INCREASING TO AROUND 15
                    KNOTS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...TAYLOR
REQUESTED BY...TIM HILL
REASON FOR REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150330.MINER.01/FGZ





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