Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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Spot Forecast for Fern Hardy 71...CDC
National Weather Service Spokane WA
1055 AM PDT Wed Apr 25 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1100 PDT on April 25.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...

Expect warm and dry weather through the rest of the work week with
high pressure over the region. A weak cold front is moving through
the area this morning and will lead to light northwest winds on
exposed ridge tops. Opposing upslope winds from the south/southeast
are expected to create variable light winds near the project.  Winds
becoming easterly overnight into Thursday morning with gust
occasionally up to 15 mph.  Friday should be the warmest day of
the week. The weather will become cooler and wetter by the weekend.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....70.
Min humidity........19 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Upslope/upvalley 3 to 6 mph.  Ridge top
                    winds shifting from southwest 4 to 6 mph
                    this morning to northwest 5 to 9 mph
                    around 1300 pdt.
Mixing height.......Near surface in the morning...becoming 3800 ft
                    AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....West 3 to 7 mph.
Haines Index........3 very low.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Min temperature.....42.
Max humidity........63 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds 5 to 8 mph.
Mixing height.......Near surface.
Transport winds.....East 3 to 7 mph.
Haines Index........4 low.

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
CWR.................0 percent.
LAL.................1.
Max temperature.....74.
Min humidity........20 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........East winds 5 to 9 mph.
Mixing height.......Near surface in the morning...becoming 3300 ft
                    AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....East/Southeast 5 to 9 mph.
Haines Index........4 low.

$$
Forecaster...SB
Requested by...Ryan Nipp RXB
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1807834.0/OTX



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