Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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Spot Forecast for Blacktail Fire...EIIFC
National Weather Service Pocatello ID
345 PM MDT Tue Jul 27 2021

Forecast is based on forecast start time of 1600 MDT on July 27.
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...Southerly flow is bringing monsoon moisture into the area
which will bring Scattered showers and Isolated thunderstorms this
afternoon and Wednesday. Thursday will be similar as well. Some brief
moderate rain is possible today through Thursday afternoons. Expect
Scattered to Numerous showers Friday through Sunday. Moderate to heavy
rain for the area is expected for the weekend.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Patchy smoke. Isolated
                    showers and thunderstorms.
CWR.................11 percent.
LAL.................2.
Max temperature.....Around 85 to 89.
Min humidity........25 to 29 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........South southwest winds 8 to 12 mph with gust around
                    around 25 mph. Gusty and erratic winds expected
                    near thunderstorms. Expect gusts of 30 to 40 mph.
Mixing height.......9300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South Southwest around 12 mph.
Haines Index........5.
Rainfall amount.....0.01 inches.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy.
                    Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms
                    in the evening.
CWR.................60 percent.
LAL.................2, then 1 after midnight.
Min temperature.....Around 57 to 61.
Max humidity........82 to 86 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........South southeast winds 12 to 22 mph with gusts to
                    around 24 mph decreasing to 4 to 8 mph after
                    midnight. Gusty and erratic winds of 30 to 40 mph
                    expected near thunderstorms in the early evening.
Mixing height.......6200 ft AGL decreasing to 100 ft AGL after
                    midnight.
Transport winds.....South Southeast around 12 mph.
Haines Index........5.
Rainfall amount.....0.20 inches.

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
                    Scattered rain showers and isolated
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
CWR.................45 percent.
LAL.................1, then 2 in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....Around 86 to 90.
Min humidity........34 to 38 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 4 to 8 mph shifting to the west 8
                    to 12 mph in the afternoon with gusts of around
                    25 mph.  Gusty and erratic winds expected near
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......1200 ft AGL increasing to 8900 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....South around 12 mph.
Haines Index........3.
Rainfall amount.....0.06 inches.

$$
Forecaster...Wyatt
Requested by...East Idaho Dispatch
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 2116498.0/PIH
.DELDT 07/27/21
.EMAIL ideic@firenet.gov


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