Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for South Rim 4 last...National Park Service
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
644 AM CDT Sun May 2 2021

Forecast is based on forecast start time of 0700 CDT on May 02.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...

Winds will become gusty out of the west by this afternoon. Winds
will decrease this evening and become southwesterly then switch
back to the west tonight. Winds will increase out of the west
tomorrow afternoon. Minimum relative humidity is expected to be
around 13 percent today and around 9 percent tomorrow. The
humidity tonight is expected to get up to 32 percent. No rain or
storms are expected.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (30-40 percent).
LAL.................No Tstms.
Max temperature.....Around 85.
Min humidity........13 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Breezy. West winds 16 to 21 mph. Gusts up to 28
                    mph increasing to 33 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......9700 ft AGL increasing to 12100 ft AGL late in
                    the afternoon.
Transport winds.....South around 7 mph shifting to the west late in
                    the morning, then increasing to around 25 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 to 4 or very low to low potential for large
                    plume dominated fire growth.
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
Sky cover.......MCLEAR PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY
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............67     64     74     80     83     85
RH..............26     29     21     17     15     13
20 FT wind dir..SW      W      W      W      W      W
20 FT wind spd..10     19     23     24     25     24
20 FT wind gust.       25     26
Mix hgt (ft)....100  1000   4000   8300  10700  12100
Transp wind dir.S       W      W      W      W      W
Transp wind spd.7       8     16     26     28     28
Haines index....3       3      4      4      4      4

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20 percent).
LAL.................No Tstms.
Min temperature.....Around 58.
Max humidity........32 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 11 to 16 mph.
Mixing height.......3500 ft AGL decreasing to 0 ft AGL in the late
                    evening and overnight.
Transport winds.....West around 23 mph decreasing to around 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 to 6 or low to high potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM      9 PM      MIDNGT    3 AM
Sky cover.......PCLDY     MCLEAR    CLEAR     CLEAR
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0         0         0         0
LAL.............1         1         1         1
Temp............84        72        69        63
RH..............13        19        20        26
20 FT wind dir..SW        SW        W         W
20 FT wind spd..20        13        18        19
20 FT wind gust.21
Mix hgt (ft)....12300     3500      BLW100    100
Transp wind dir.W         SW        W         W
Transp wind spd.28        10        16        5
Haines index....4         4         6         4

.MONDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
LAL.................No Tstms.
Max temperature.....Around 83.
Min humidity........9 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 10 to 15 mph.
Mixing height.......9800 ft AGL increasing to 13100 ft AGL late in
                    the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 14 mph increasing to west
                    around 25 mph late in the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 to 5 or low to moderate potential for large
                    plume dominated fire growth.
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
Sky cover.......MCLEAR    MCLEAR    MCLEAR    CLEAR
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0         0         0         0
LAL.............1         1         1         1
Temp............60        65        77        81
RH..............29        26        14        10
20 FT wind dir..W         W         SW        W
20 FT wind spd..15        12        16        18
20 FT wind gust.
Mix hgt (ft)....BLW100    2500      6600      11700
Transp wind dir.W         SW        W         W
Transp wind spd.13        9         17        24
Haines index....5         5         5         4

$$
Forecaster...Schuldt
Requested by...DW Ivans
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 2111280.0/MAF
.DELDT 05/02/21
.FormatterVersion 1.0.26


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