Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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SPOT FORECAST for Nagel RX...USFS
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
717 AM MST Sat Apr 22 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0800 MST on April 22.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...FIRE WEATHER WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure will bring generally light winds and much above
normal temperatures today. A passing trough will cause strong
and gusty southwest winds Sunday.


.TODAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 71.
Min humidity........Near 13 percent.
WIND (20 FT)........Variable (primarily upslope) winds 5 to 9 mph.
Lal.................1.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
MAX VENT RATE.......Fair (21300 knot-ft).
CLEARING INDEX......213.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600 ft agl in the morning increasing to 6500
                    ft agl in the afternoon.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northeast 5 to 10 knots shifting to the
                    southwest in the afternoon.


.TONIGHT...
Sky/weather.........Clear.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 40.
Max humidity........40 to 50 percent.
WIND (20 FT)........Light and variable winds generally 5 mph or
                    less.
Lal.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
MIN VENT RATE.......Poor (200 knot-ft).
CLEARING INDEX......2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 ft agl early in the evening decreasing to
                    500 ft agl in the late evening and overnight.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South 5 to 10 knots.


.SUNDAY...
Sky/weather.........Sunny.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 68.
Min humidity........Near 15 percent.
WIND (20 FT)........South winds around 10 mph increasing to
                    southwest around 20 mph in the afternoon. Gusts
                    around 35 mph.
Lal.................1.
Haines Index........4 low.
MAX VENT RATE.......Excellent (152800 knot-ft).
CLEARING INDEX......1528.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800 ft agl in the morning increasing to 5700
                    ft agl in the afternoon.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....South 15 to 20 knots increasing to southwest 25
                    to 30 knots in the afternoon.

$$

Forecaster...DANIEL
Requested by...Steve Fairbank
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1707303.2/FGZ
.EMAIL showlowdispatch@gmail.com



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