Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Las Vegas, NV

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SPOT FORECAST FOR RIDGE...LVICC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
813 PM PDT TUE AUG 25 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1954  ON AUGUST 25.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
MONSOONAL MOISTURE WILL REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH WEDNESDAY GIVING THE
AREA SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH WEDNESDAY. MOST OF
THE THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY WILL REMAIN SOUTH OF THE FIRE TONIGHT...BUT
A LIGHTNING STRIKE OR TWO CAN NOT BE RULED OUT. CHANCES WILL INCREASE
WEDNESDAY...ESPECIALLY DURING THE AFTERNOON. STORMS WILL HAVE THE
POTENTIAL OF PRODUCING HEAVY RAIN ALONG WITH GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    THIS EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
MAX HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
  20 FT-10 MIN AVG..SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    EAST 6 TO 8 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
  10K FT WIND.......SOUTHWEST 6 TO 11 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    11 TO 16 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....10 PERCENT.
LAL.................2.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
                    THUNDERSTORMS MORE SCATTERED IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-84.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
  20 FT-10 MIN AVG..EAST WINDS 6 TO 8 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 6
                    TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
  10K FT WIND.......WEST 6 TO 13 MPH.
CWR (>= 0.10 IN)....30 PERCENT.
LAL.................2 INCREASING TO 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...GORELOW
REQUESTED BY...RAMIREZ
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150825.RIDGE.01/VEF



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