Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR FALL CREEK...CWICC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
927 AM PDT SAT MAY 23 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0903 PDT ON May 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

EXPECT THE THREAT OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO INCREASE EACH
AFTERNOON BEFORE DECREASING OVERNIGHT. THE HIGHEST Concentration
OF THUNDER WILL BE ALONG MOUNTAIN RIDGES INITIALLY...THEN SLOWLY
DRIFT EAST OFF THE HIGHER TERRAIN. THEN LATE SUNDAY AND INTO
MONDAY...THE ARRIVAL OF ANOTHER WEATHER SYSTEM WILL INCREASE THE
MOISTURE AND INSTABILITY WITH A RENEWED CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
SPREADING ACROSS ALL DISTRICTS. THIS PATTERN WILL CONTINUE INTO
MID WEEK WITH TEMPERATURES COOLING TO NEAR NORMAL EARLY IN THE
WEEK AND WARMING BACK ABOVE NORMAL LATER IN THE WEEK.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........Cloudy. Chance of showers through the
                    day. Slight chance of thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
CWR.................28 percent.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....Around 68.
MIN HUMIDITY........55 percent.
WIND (20 FT)........Upslope/Upvalley 2 to 3 mph until 11 am...then
                    becoming northWest 5 to 8 mph. Gusty and
                    erratic winds expected near thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 very low.

.Tonight...

SKY/WEATHER.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms
                    in the evening. chance of showers through the
                    night.
CWR.................15 percent.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....Around 49.
MAX HUMIDITY........93 percent.
WIND (20 FT)........Northwest winds 4 to 8 mph. Gusty and erratic
                    winds expected near thunderstorms in the
                    evening. Wind becoming downslope/downvalley 2 to
                    4 mph by 11 pm.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 very low.

.Sunday...

SKY/WEATHER.........Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms.
CWR.................30 percent.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....Around 68.
MIN HUMIDITY........46 percent.
WIND (20 FT)........NorthWest winds 5 to 7 mph. Gusty and erratic winds
                    expected near thunderstorms in the afternoon.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 very low.

$$
FORECASTER...PB
REQUESTED BY...CWICC
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150523.FALLC.01/OTX


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