Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Flagstaff, AZ

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Spot Forecast for Sunflower...Kaibab NF
National Weather Service Flagstaff AZ
542 AM MST Mon Apr 23 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0600 MST on April 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative, contact the
National Weather Service in Flagstaff, AZ

.DISCUSSION...Dry and warm conditons expected near the burn site
today and Tuesday. High pressure will build back in across the western
US through Tuesday. There will be a slight chance for afternoon
thunderstorms Wednesday through Friday mainly for Apache county in
the White Mountains. Southwest winds will increase Friday and Saturday
ahead of an approaching system off the Pacific Coast.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 71.
Min humidity........13 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming southwest around 10 mph in
                    the afternoon.
Haines Index........4 low.
Max Vent Rate.......Very good.
Clearing Index......925.
Mixing height.......200 ft agl increasing to 9300 ft agl.
Transport winds.....North around 5 mph shifting to the southwest in
                    the late morning and afternoon.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear.
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 38.
Max humidity........46 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light terrain driven winds.
Haines Index........4 low.
Min Vent Rate.......Poor.
Clearing Index......3.
Mixing height.......5700 ft agl early in the evening decreasing to
                    300 ft agl in the late evening and overnight.
Transport winds.....West 5 to 10 mph shifting to the north early in
                    the morning.

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 73.
Min humidity........11 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light southwest winds. Gusts up to 15 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Haines Index........5 moderate.
Max Vent Rate.......Very good.
Clearing Index......873.
Mixing height.......100 ft agl increasing to 10700 ft agl.
Transport winds.....Northeast 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southwest
                    in the afternoon.

$$
Forecaster...THORNTON
Requested by...Zach Boness
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1807393.0/FGZ
.EMAIL zacharyjboness@fs.fed.us



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