Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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Spot Forecast for MID Burn Piles 2017...BLM AFS MID
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
430 AM AKDT Fri Mar 24 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1000 AKDT on March 24.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
Weak surface high pressure will persist through the weekend.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (40-50 percent).
Max temperature.....Around 15.
Min humidity........42 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 9 mph.
Mixing height.......300-2000 ft AGL increasing to 3100 ft AGL late
                    in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....North around 3 mph.
INVERSION BURNOFF...Around 1100 AKDT.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (50-60 percent). Patchy freezing
                    fog. Flurries.
Min temperature.....Around 8 below.
Max humidity........86 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 3 to 7 mph.
Mixing height.......3100 ft AGL decreasing to 400-1000 ft AGL in
                    the late evening and overnight.
Transport winds.....West around 5 mph.
INVERSION SETUP.....Around 2100 AKDT.

.SATURDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (55-65 percent).
Max temperature.....Around 15.
Min humidity........39 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 9 mph shifting to the east
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......400-1500 ft AGL increasing to 2600 ft AGL late
                    in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Northeast around 5 mph.
INVERSION BURNOFF...

$$
Forecaster...FREEMAN
Requested by...Elliott
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1703816.10/AFG


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