Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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SPOT FORECAST FOR DELAWARE MNT RX...PRIVATE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
832 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1300 MDT ON MARCH 31.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE.

THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS AND LIGHTNING DANGER.

.DISCUSSION...

TEMPERATURES WILL BE ABOVE NORMAL FOR THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS.
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON AND
OVERNIGHT.  CRITICAL 20 FT WINDS ARE EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON...
EVENING...AND WEDNESDAY.  RIDGETOP WINDS OF 30 MPH OR MORE WILL
BE POSSIBLE.  HOWEVER...RELATIVE HUMIDITY IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN
ABOVE 15 PERCENT.  RH RECOVERY OVERNIGHT WILL BE MODERATE.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 75.
MIN HUMIDITY........24 PCT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 18 TO 23 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
                    MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (12700 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO FAIR (50600
                    KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (MDT)      1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....TSTORM TSTORM TSTORM
TEMP............73     74     74
RH..............26     26     26
20 FT WIND DIR..SW     SW     SW
20 FT WIND SPD..20     22     23
20 FT WIND GUST.25     30     30
MIX HGT (FT)....9500   12000  12000
TRANS WIND DIR..W      W      W
TRANS WIND SPD..7      4      4
VENT CAT........GOOD   FAIR   FAIR
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 53.
MAX HUMIDITY........60 PCT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
                    MPH UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........3 (VERY LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (5600 KNOT-FT).

TIME (MDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....ISOLTD ISOLTD ISOLTD
WEATHER TYPE....TSTORM TSTORM TSTORM NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............73     65     61     60     58     56
RH..............28     38     46     49     54     57
20 FT WIND DIR..SW     SW     SW     SW     SW     SW
20 FT WIND SPD..23     23     21     19     19     18
20 FT WIND GUST.30     30     25     25     25     20
MIX HGT (FT)....7500   7500   1500   500    500    500
TRANS WIND DIR..SW     SW     S      SW     SW     W
TRANS WIND SPD..7      7      17     12     12     10
VENT CAT........FAIR   FAIR   POOR   POOR   POOR   POOR
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      3      3      3

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78.
MIN HUMIDITY........16 PCT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDY. WEST WINDS 23 TO 33 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 (LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (55800 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    (247000 KNOT-FT) LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (MDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............54     56     67     73     77     77
RH..............59     52     32     23     19     17
20 FT WIND DIR..SW     SW     SW     SW     W      W
20 FT WIND SPD..18     19     22     25     31     32
20 FT WIND GUST.20     25     30     30     35     40
MIX HGT (FT)....BLW100 BLW100 1000   4000   4000   11500
TRANS WIND DIR..SW     SW     W      W      W      W
TRANS WIND SPD..13     13     18     14     14     21
VENT CAT........POOR   POOR   POOR   GOOD   GOOD   EXCLNT
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      3      3      4

$$

FORECASTER...DEBERRY
REQUESTED BY...MATIAS TELLES
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150331.DELAW.01/MAF






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