Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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SPOT FORECAST FOR PIVOT ROCK...CNF COCONINO NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
1031 AM MST TUE MAY 24 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0946 MST ON MAY 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A TROUGH APPROACHING THE AREA FROM THE WEST WILL
CAUSE BREEZY AFTERNOON SOUTHWEST WIND AND DRY CONDITIONS
THROUGH WEDNESDAY. WINDS OVERNIGHT TONIGHT ARE NOT LIKELY TO
DECOUPLE AND BECOME DOWNSLOPE, WITH LIGHT SOUTHWEST WINDS
EXPECTED TO PERSIST.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AT 7000 FT...60 TO 64.
                    AT 8000 FT...56 TO 60.
MIN HUMIDITY........AT 7000 FT...23 TO 28
                    AT 8000 FT...25 TO 30 PCT.
WINDS (20 FT).......SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH
                    WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT (130800 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......1308.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4800 FT AGL IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY
                    AFTERNOON INCREASING TO 5800 FT AGL LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AT 7000 FT...AROUND 41.
                    AT 8000 FT...AROUND 35.
MAX HUMIDITY........AT 7000 FT...AROUND 50 PCT.
                    AT 8000 FT...AROUND 60 PCT.
WINDS (20 FT).......SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
                    30 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING, DECREASING TO
                    AROUND 4 TO 8 MPH BY MID TO LATE EVENING.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.
MIN VENT RATE.......POOR (800 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......8.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4600 FT AGL EARLY IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO
                    2100 FT AGL IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10
                    KNOTS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AT 7000 FT...59 TO 63.
                    AT 8000 FT...55 TO 59.
MIN HUMIDITY........AT 7000 FT...17 TO 23 PCT.
                    AT 8000 FT...21 TO 27 PCT.
WINDS (20 FT).......SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT (144900 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......1449.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 5 KNOTS INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 15
                    TO 20 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...JOHNDROW
REQUESTED BY...MAGGIE ROBERTS
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160524.PIVOT.01/FGZ



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