Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Phoenix, AZ

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SPOT FORECAST FOR FIRE STARTER...BLM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PHOENIX AZ
1043 AM MST TUE AUG 26 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1027 MST ON AUGUST 26.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE MOVING EAST ACROSS THE DESERT SOUTHWEST WILL
LEAD TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TODAY...CONTINUING INTO
THE EVENING HOURS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN IS LIKELY WITH THUNDERSTORMS.
AS THE LOW MOVES EAST OF THE LOWER COLORADO RIVER WEDNESDAY A MUCH
DRIER WESTERLY FLOW ALOFT WILL OVERSPREAD THE AREA. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
VALUES WILL FALL SHARPLY BUT STILL REMAIN ELEVATED WITH READINGS
ABOVE 20 PERCENT. OUTSIDE OF GUSTY AND VARIABLE WINDS NEAR
THUNDERSTORMS EXPECT MAINLY SOUTHWEST WINDS DURING AFTERNOON AND
EVENING HOURS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....99-103 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........29-34 PCT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP
                    TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND VARIABLE
                    WINDS NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
CWR.................40 PERCENT.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....73-77 DEGREES.
MAX HUMIDITY........69-74 PCT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 11 MPH.
CWR.................10 PERCENT IN THE EVENING...BECOMING 0 PERCENT
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....100-104 DEGREES.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-26 PCT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT VARIABLE OR SOUTH WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST
                    6 TO 12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...CB
REQUESTED BY...JAMES STEWART
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140826.FIRES.01/PSR






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