Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CAPE HORN...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
352 PM PDT TUE JUL 7 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1622 MDT ON JULY 07.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

...RED FLAG WARNING FOR THUNDERSTORMS WITH ABUNDANT LIGHTNING
THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING...

THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY AND THE THREAT OF GUSTY WINDS WILL END TONIGHT.
THE RED FLAG WARNING WILL END THIS EVENING AT 9 PM. NO MORE WEATHER
DISTURBANCES ARE EXPECTED UNTIL FRIDAY WHEN A THREAT OF WET
THUNDERSTORMS WILL RETURN.

WEDNESDAY WILL BE DRY AND WARM OVER THE FIRE AREA. SKIES WILL CLEAR
OVERNIGHT TONIGHT FOR MOSTLY SUNNY CONDITIONS. WINDS WILL BE LIGHT
NORTHEAST IN THE MORNING AND PROBABLY BECOME LIGHT AND TERRAIN DRIVEN
BY AFTERNOON. TEMPERATURES WILL BE 2 TO 4 DEGREES WARMER THAN TODAY
WITH MINIMUM RH SIGNIFICANTLY DRIER GIVEN THE ABSENCE OF NEARBY SHOWERS
TO MOISTEN UP THE LOW LEVELS OF THE AIR MASS. BENIGN AND MOSTLY CLEAR
CONDITIONS WITH LIGHT TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
THURSDAY WITH A FURTHER INCREASE OF 1 TO 2 DEGREES ON THURSDAY WITH
MINIMUM RH SLIGHTLY LOWER.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....86.
MIN HUMIDITY........23 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING UPSLOPE 3 TO 5 MPH AFTER 11 AM.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE...BECOMING 6800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 TO 7 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

$$
FORECASTER...MF
REQUESTED BY...BRIAN JENKINS
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150707.CAPEH.02/OTX


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