Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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SPOT FORECAST FOR HOWARD PILES...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
649 AM MST THU JAN 19 2017

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0700 MST ON JANUARY 19.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A SERIES OF WINTER STORMS WILL AFFECT THE REGION THROUGH
MONDAY...BRINGING HEAVY SNOW AND OCCASIONALLY GUSTY WINDS AT THE
PROPOSED BURN LOCATION.


.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......90 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 34.
MIN HUMIDITY........NEAR 80 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS OF
                    30 TO 35 MPH.
MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD (50800 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......508.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 25 TO 30 KNOTS.


.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......90 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 26.
MAX HUMIDITY........NEAR 100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    OF 25 TO 30 MPH POSSIBLE.
MIN VENT RATE.......MARGINAL (18400 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......184.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 25 TO 30 KNOTS.


.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW SHOWERS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......70 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 31.
MIN HUMIDITY........80 TO 85 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS OF
                    30 TO 35 MPH.
MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD (68000 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......680.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 25 TO 30 KNOTS.

$$

FORECASTER...DANIEL
REQUESTED BY...RYAN HARLOW
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1700548.0/FGZ
.EMAIL RHARLOW@FS.FED.US


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