Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR NATAPOC  32...CWICC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
305 PM PDT THU APR 28 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1510 PDT ON APRIL 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

COOLER AND UNSETTLED WEATHER OVER THE BURN UNIT THROUGH FRIDAY WITH
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON. CROSS CASCADE GRADIENT WILL
STRENGTHEN ON FRIDAY WITH WINDS INCREASING AND BECOMING GUSTY
BY THE AFTERNOON. HIGH PRESSURE BUILDS IN THIS WEEKEND WITH DRIER
CONDITIONS AND ABOVE AVERAGE TEMPERATURES BY NEXT WEEK. WINDS WILL
ALSO BECOME WEAKER AND MORE TERRAIN DRIVEN.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
CWR.................7 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64.
MIN HUMIDITY........39 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........UPSLOPE/UPVALLEY 3 TO 6 MPH IN THE EARLY
                    AFTERNOON...SHIFTING TO THE WEST-NORTHWEST
                    5 TO 8 MPH WITH GUSTS TO BETWEEN 15 AND 20 MPH
                    NEAR RIDGE TOPS AFTER 1600.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 4 TO 8 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.
CWR.................1 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
MAX HUMIDITY........77 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 12 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
                    20 MPH NEAR RIDGE TOP IN THE EVENING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......BECOMING 500 FT AGL AFTER 2000.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 12 TO 16 MPH IN THE EVENING...
                    DECREASING TO 8 TO 12 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
CWR.................9 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56.
MIN HUMIDITY........51 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......BECOMING 1500 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 14 TO 18 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

$$
FORECASTER...SVH
REQUESTED BY...DISPATCH
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160428.NATAP.01/OTX


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