Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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Spot Forecast for Lick Creek Unit 9...USFS - Salmon Challis NF
National Weather Service Pocatello ID
509 PM MDT Tue Apr 24 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1700 MDT on April 24.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at (208) 232-9357, if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...High pressure will remain in control over the burn area
through at least Thursday night. A very weak and dry passing system
may nudge winds upwards slightly on Wednesday, otherwise winds are
expected to remain terrain driven. The next chance for rainfall to
reach the burn area is expected to be late Friday.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear.
CWR.................0 percent.
Min temperature.....32 to 35.
Max humidity........65 to 69 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds 3 to 5 mph.
Mixing height.......Decreasing to 200 ft AGL after midnight.
Transport winds.....Light winds.
Haines Index........2 .
Rainfall amount.....0.00 inches.
Snow level..........7200 ft decreasing to 6200 ft after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
CWR.................0 percent.
Max temperature.....67 to 70.
Min humidity........18 to 22 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds up to 3 mph shifting to the west 5
*                     to 8 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......Increasing to 6400 ft AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 6 mph.
Haines Index........2 .
Rainfall amount.....0.00 inches.
Snow level..........Increasing to 7600 ft in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear.
CWR.................0 percent.
Min temperature.....31 to 34.
Max humidity........67 to 70.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds 3 to 4 mph shifting to the
*                     northeast 3 to 6 mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......Decreasing to 200 ft AGL after midnight.
Transport winds.....North around 9 mph.
Haines Index........2 .
Rainfall amount.....0.00 inches.
Snow level..........8400 ft.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
CWR.................0 percent.
Max temperature.....70 to 74.
Min humidity........14 to 18 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds 3 to 6 mph.
Mixing height.......Increasing to 6900 ft AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 7 mph.
Haines Index........2 .
Rainfall amount.....0.00 inches.
Snow level..........Increasing to 8300 ft in the afternoon.

$$
Forecaster...Harmon
Requested by...Teresa Sage
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1807705.0/PIH
.EMAIL tsage@fs.fed.us



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