Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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Spot Forecast for Hastings Complex...Texas A&M Forest Service
National Weather Service Amarillo TX
256 PM CST Fri Dec 8 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1600 CST on December 08.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at (806) 335-1421, if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...
North winds will decrease toward sunset and they will turn more
to the west late this evening. No precipitation is expected at
the fire site.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (10-20 percent).
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
LAL.................No Tstms.
Max temperature.....Around 56.
Min humidity........19 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 17 to 21 mph.
Mixing height.......4000 ft AGL decreasing to 2000 ft AGL late in
                    the afternoon.
Transport winds.....North 18 to 26 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent (92000 knot-ft) decreasing to good
                    (32000 knot-ft) late in the afternoon.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

TIME (CST)      4 PM
Sky cover.......MCLEAR
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0
LAL.............1
Temp............55
RH..............21
20 ft wind......N 21
20 ft wind gust.32
Mix hgt (kft)...4.0
Transp wind dir.N
Transp wind spd.26
Haines index....2
VRate kt-ft/100092

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20 percent).
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
LAL.................No Tstms.
Min temperature.....Around 26.
Max humidity........60 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds 6 to 14 mph.
Mixing height.......0 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 7 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (0 knot-ft).
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

TIME (CST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
Sky cover.......MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0      0      0      0      0      0
LAL.............1      1      1      1      1      1
Temp............45     38     34     33     30     29
RH..............31     38     45     45     49     51
20 ft wind......N 14   NW 9   W 7    W 8    W 9    W 9
20 ft wind gust.21     12     9      10     12     12
Mix hgt (kft)...0.1    0.1    0.1    0.1    0.1    0.1
Transp wind dir.N      NW     NW     W      W      W
Transp wind spd.10     7      7      9      10     10
Haines index....2      2      2      2      2      2
VRate kt-ft/10000      0      0      0      0      0

$$
Forecaster...Goehring
Requested by...Merkel TFS
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1719753.0/AMA



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