Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BAX...ALASKA FIRE SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
633 AM AKDT FRI APR 18 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1030 AKDT ON APRIL 18.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
SMALL UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE  WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE NORTH OVER THE AREA
TODAY. THIS WILL SPREAD A FEW SHOWERS OVER THE AREA. RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE
WILL CONTINUE TO BUILD IN OVER THE FORECAST AREA THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2900-4500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7200-7400 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 8 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
MAX HUMIDITY........72 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5300-6800 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1900-2500 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 7 MPH.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
MIN HUMIDITY........32 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2300-4200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6600-6700 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 6 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...FREEMAN
REQUESTED BY...DALE WOITAS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140418.BAX__.01/AFG



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