Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR LIBERTY FUELS 20 22...CWICC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
516 AM PDT WED MAY 4 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 PDT ON MAY 04.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

MOISTURE STREAMING NORTHWARD ALONG THE CASCADES WILL KEEP A THREAT
FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TODAY THROUGH THURSDAY. ACTIVITY
IN THE AFTERNOON AND OVERNIGHT PERIODS WILL BRING THE POTENTIAL
FOR BRIEF HEAVY RAINS...SMALL HAIL...AND GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS.
WARMER AND DRIER WEATHER WILL RETURN BY FRIDAY AND PERSIST INTO THE
WEEKEND.  LOOK FOR LIGHT DIURNALLY DRIVEN WINDS THROUGH THURSDAY
NIGHT...BECOMING NORTHEAST ON FRIDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED LIGHT SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING.  A CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
CWR.................15 PERCENT...INCREASING NEAR 30 PERCENT IN THE
                    LATE AFTERNOON AND EVENING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69.
MIN HUMIDITY........44 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY OR SOUTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 6 MPH.
                    GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600 FT AGL IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 3400
                    FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    IN THE EVENING THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    OVERNIGHT. SOME THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING
                    MAY CONTAIN SMALL HAIL AND BRIEF DOWNPOURS.
CWR.................50 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49.
MAX HUMIDITY........93 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........DRAINAGE WINDS 3 TO 6 MPH.  GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO 600
                    FT AGL OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 3 TO 7 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR.................20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67.
MIN HUMIDITY........55 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 2400
                    FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 3 TO 6 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

$$
FORECASTER...SB
REQUESTED BY...JASON SELDAL
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160504.LIBER.01/OTX



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