Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for Andrus Rx...NPS
National Weather Service Las Vegas NV
823 AM PDT Wed Sep 20 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0900 PDT on September 20.

If conditions become unrepresentative...or if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast...please contact our office at
(702) 263-9750.

.DISCUSSION...Generally light southerly winds this morning will
become breezy this afternoon under mostly clear skies. A weather system
will approach the region Thursday resulting in strong and gusty winds
with gusts of 45 mph possible Thursday afternoon. Sharply cooler temperatures
will follow Friday through the weekend with dry conditions continuing.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Max temperature.....74-79.
Min humidity........19-21 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........South winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts to around
                    15 mph shifting to the southwest 15 to 20 mph
                    with gusts to around 35 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......4000 ft AGL increasing to 7000 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southwest 15 to 20 knots.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Min temperature.....56-61.
Max humidity........48-53 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........South winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph in
                    the evening.  Winds becoming light and southerly after
                    midnight between 5 and 10 mph.
Mixing height.......2000-3000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 25 knots becoming south around
                    15 knots after midnight.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny and windy.
Max temperature.....70-75.
Min humidity........22-24 percent.
Winds:
  20 ft wind........South winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around
                    35 mph increasing to southwest 20 to 25 mph
                    with gusts to around 45 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......3000 ft AGL increasing to 9000 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 25 knots increasing to around
                    35 knots in the afternoon.

$$
Forecaster...Outler
Requested by...John Foley
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1716061.0/VEF
.EMAIL jcfoley@nps.gov



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