Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR HIGH DRIVE COMMAND...SPOKANE COUNTY FIRE DISTRICT 4
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
519 PM PDT MON JUL 28 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1710 PDT ON JULY 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

HOT AND DRY CONDITIONS REMAIN AS HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS OVER
THE FIRE. WINDS WILL BE GENERALLY LIGHT AND UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY
DURING DAY THEN DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY OVERNIGHT. WINDS MAY
INCREASE WEDNESDAY AND BLOW MORE FROM THE SOUTHWEST WITH
POTENTIAL FOR GUSTS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
TO THE SOUTH AND EAST OF THE FIRE AREA WEDNESDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....98.
MIN HUMIDITY........12 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 TO 5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 3 TO 6 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....69.
MAX HUMIDITY........45 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 FT AGL...BECOMING NEAR SURFACE OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 3 TO 6 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....99.
MIN HUMIDITY........10 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 TO 5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE...BECOMING 9000 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 2 TO 5 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

$$
FORECASTER...RP
REQUESTED BY...CHIEF JOHNSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140728.HIGHD.01/OTX


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