Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for Cactus...USFS
National Weather Service Phoenix AZ
449 PM MST Thu Apr 27 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1700 MST on April 27.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM TO 9 PM MST FRIDAY...

.DISCUSSION...

After a period of westerly winds this evening and light easterly winds
late tonight, very dangerous critical fire weather conditions will develop
on Friday over the fire area as strong gusty west winds develop over the
area. This will be in concert with humidity levels below 15% by
late afternoon. Winds will be diminishing and humidity levels rise Friday
night, with lighter westerly winds persisting into Saturday.

...Thunderstorms imply gusty winds...

Note...Additional Fire Weather Forecast information can be found
in the Area Forecast Discussion. See product PHXAFDPSR.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
CWR.................0 percent.
Min temperature.....62-66.
Max humidity........46-51 pct.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph in the evening
                    becoming east 5 to 8 mph after midnight.

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Patchy blowing dust in the
                    afternoon.
CWR.................0 percent.
Max temperature.....83-87.
Min humidity........7-12 pct.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph in the morning
                    becoming west 10 to 20 mph with gusts to around
                    35 mph in the afternoon.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy blowing dust in the
                    evening.
CWR.................0 percent.
Min temperature.....53-57.
Max humidity........28-33 pct.
Wind (20 ft)........Westerly winds 10 to 20 mph with Gusts up to 30 mph in
                    the evening becoming westerly 5 to 10 mph after midnight.

.SATURDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
CWR.................0 percent.
Max temperature.....78-82.
Min humidity........8-13 pct.
Wind (20 ft)........Westerly winds 5 to 10 mph in the morning becoming
                    westerly 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.

$$
Forecaster...MP
Requested by...Nick Castro
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1707912.0/PSR
.EMAIL PHOENIXDISPATCH@FS.FED.US



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