Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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FNUS75 KFGZ 031801
FWSFGZ

SPOT FORECAST FOR TURKEY...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
1101 AM MST FRI JUL 3 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1039 MST ON JULY 03.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE REGION WILL KEEP A
RELATIVELY MOIST AIR MASS IN PLACE ACROSS NORTHERN ARIZONA THROUGH
THE HOLIDAY WEEKEND. EXPECT SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EACH
AFTERNOON THROUGH EVENING...WITH OTHERWISE GENERALLY LIGHT WINDS.
LIGHTNING...LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN...AND HAIL REMAIN THE GREATEST STORM
THREATS.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79 TO 82.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 TO 42 PCT.
WINDS (20 FT).......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST TO SOUTHWEST AROUND
                    5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
MAX VENT RATE.......MARGINAL (17700 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......177.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53 TO 56.
MAX HUMIDITY........96 TO 100 PCT.
WINDS (20 FT).......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.
MIN VENT RATE.......POOR (600 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......6.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4200 FT AGL EARLY IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO
                    700 FT AGL IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTH LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.INDEPENDENCE DAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....78 TO 81.
MIN HUMIDITY........37 TO 40 PCT.
WINDS (20 FT).......WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD (56400 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......564.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS.

$$
FORECASTER...SCHWITZER
REQUESTED BY...CARY STOCK
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150703.TURKE.01/FGZ


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