Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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Spot Forecast for DTA East RX...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Fairbanks AK
509 AM AKDT Wed Apr 18 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0800 AKDT on April 18. If
conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure remains over the area. Relative Humidity values will
fall into the teens during the afternoon hours. A weather front
will approach the area from the southeast Thursday night.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 45.
Min humidity........19 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast 10 to 20 mph. Gusts to 30 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Ridgetop wind.......25 mph.
Mixing height.......3300 ft AGL increasing to 8600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 20 mph.
INVERSION BURNOFF...after 1000 AKDT.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (5-20 percent).
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....Around 18.
Max humidity........66 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast 5 to 15 mph. Gusts to 30 mph
                    in the evening.
Ridgetop wind.......20 mph.
Mixing height.......6600 ft AGL decreasing to 3000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 10 mph.
INVERSION SETUP.....after 0200 AKDT.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (15-30 percent).
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....Around 45.
Min humidity........27 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast 5 to 15 mph.
Ridgetop wind.......15 mph.
Mixing height.......3000 ft AGL increasing to 5300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 20 mph.
INVERSION BURNOFF...After 1000 AKDT.

$$
Forecaster...Berg
Requested by...Demers
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1806761.2/AFG



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