Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SPIRIT LAKE WEST...OTHER
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
1052 AM PDT TUE SEP 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 PDT ON SEPTEMBER 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A CLUSTER OF SHOWERS CURRENTLY ON RADAR WILL PRODUCE SOME LIGHT RAIN
AT THE SPIRIT LAKE WEST PROJECT AROUND 11 AM. ADDITIONAL SHOWERS WILL
BE POSSIBLE DURING THE MID TO LATE AFTERNOON HOURS. A LIGHTNING STRIKE
OR TWO...AND A BRIEF DOWNPOUR ISN`T OUT OF THE QUESTION THIS AFTERNOON.
PRECIPITATION CHANCES WILL DECREASE EARLY THIS EVENING, AND
THE PROJECT SHOULD BE DRY TONIGHT AND PROBABLY DRY MUCH OF THE DAY
TOMORROW. THE BEST CHANCE FOR WETTING RAIN THIS WEEK WILL BE THURSDAY
AND THURSDAY NIGHT AS A COLD FRONT SLOWLY MOVES ACROSS THE IDAHO
PANHANDLE.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A GOOD CHANCE FOR A SHOWER AROUND
                    1100 PDT...A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS BETWEEN 1400 AND 1800 PDT.
CWR.................20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71.
MIN HUMIDITY........57 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WIND BECOMING SOUTHWEST 3 TO 6 MPH BY NOON. GUSTY
                    AND ERRATIC WINDS POSSIBLE WITH ANY AFTERNOON
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AS HIGH AS 2700 FT AGL BETWEEN 1300 AND 1800 PDT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING. PARLTY CLOUDY
                    OVERNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....57.
MAX HUMIDITY........90 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 5 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH OVERNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......BECOMING NEAR SURFACE BY 2000 PDT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    DOWNSLOPE/DOWNVALLEY 2 TO 4 MPH OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN LATE
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................5 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72.
MIN HUMIDITY........44 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST 4 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AS HIGH AS 3200 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 4 TO 8 MPH IN THE MORNING...SOUTHWEST
                    9 TO 13 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.

$$
FORECASTER...GK
REQUESTED BY...DISPATCH
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140923.SPIRI.01/OTX



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