Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR 2016 IRONMAN - HURRICANE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UT
341 PM MDT THU MAY 5 2016

.DISCUSSION...THE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM OFF THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
COAST THIS AFTERNOON WILL MOVE INLAND EARLY FRIDAY...REACHING
SOUTHWEST UTAH BY FRIDAY EVENING. AHEAD OF THIS LOW PRESSURE AN
ISOLATED SHOWER COULD DEVELOP IN THE HURRICANE AREA LATE TONIGHT
AND EARLY FRIDAY. THESE SHOWERS WILL PRODUCE LITTLE OR NO RAIN...
BUT COULD GENERATE BRIEF MICROBURST WIND GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH.

THUNDERSTORMS MAY DEVELOP ACROSS EXTREME NORTHWEST ARIZONA AND SOUTHERN
NEVADA DURING THE EARLY TO MID-MORNING HOURS. THESE SHOWERS AND STORMS
WILL BEGIN TO MIGRATE NORTH BY LATE MORNING...AND COULD IMPACT THE
COMPETITION DURING THE EARLY TO MID-AFTERNOON HOURS. AT THIS TIME IT
APPEARS THE MAIN IMPACTS WILL BE GUSTY WINDS FROM SHOWERS AND STORMS
WITH THE THREAT FOR LIGHTNING CLOSE TO THE ARIZONA BORDER SOUTH OF
ST. GEORGE.

.TONIGHT...

  SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
  MIN TEMPERATURE.....60-63.
  MAX HUMIDITY........31-33 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....SOUTH WINDS 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
                      30 MPH THIS EVENING. WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                      12 TO 16 MPH LATE TONIGHT.

.OUTLOOK FOR FRIDAY MORNING THROUGH 1500 FRIDAY AFTERNOON...

  SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT CLOUD COVER)
                      THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT
                      CLOUD COVER). A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                      UNTIL 1100...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS WITH A
                      SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE ST.
                      GEORGE AREA SOUTHWARD.
  MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-76.
  MIN HUMIDITY........23-25 PERCENT.
  WINDS - 20-FOOT.....SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 12 MPH....INCREASING TO
                      14 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 28 MPH AFTER 0900.
                      GUSTS TO NEAR 40 MPH POSSIBLE WITH ANY SHOWER
                      OR THUNDERSTORM.


FORECASTER...CONGER
REQUESTED BY...SGT  BRANDON BUELL
REASON FOR REQUEST...SAR
.TAG 20160505.2016I.01/SLC

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