Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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FNUS75 KFGZ 271444
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SPOT FORECAST FOR WIG WAM...FORT APACHE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
744 AM MST THU AUG 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0721 MST ON AUGUST 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE
THROUGH FRIDAY AS MONSOON MOISTURE REMAINS IN PLACE ACROSS THE
REGION. WINDS WILL GENERALLY BE FROM THE WEST TODAY...BUT WILL
BE GUSTY AND ERRATIC NEAR THUNDERSTORMS. SOME MODEL DATA SUGGEST
OUTFLOWS COULD CAUSE A NORTHERLY WIND FLOW TO DEVELOP IN THE EARLY
AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85 TO 88.
MIN HUMIDITY........30 TO 33 PCT.
WINDS (20 FT).......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD (48800 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......488.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 9600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 0 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 5
                    TO 10 KNOTS IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....60 TO 62.
MAX HUMIDITY........86 TO 88 PCT.
WINDS (20 FT).......LIGHT WINDS.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
MIN VENT RATE.......POOR (200 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6300 FT AGL EARLY IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO
                    300 FT AGL IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 5 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
                    IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN
                    SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST EARLY IN THE MORNING.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....86 TO 89.
MIN HUMIDITY........30 TO 33 PCT.
WINDS (20 FT).......LIGHT WINDS.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
MAX VENT RATE.......GOOD (50300 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......503.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 10200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 KNOTS SHIFTING TO THE NORTH
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...RICKEY
REQUESTED BY...BIA
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150827.WIGWA.01/FGZ



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