Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Las Vegas, NV

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BLUFF...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
812 PM PDT MON APR 20 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1958 PDT ON APRIL 20.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...CLOUDS WILL SLOWLY DISSIPATE IN AND AROUND THE BURN
SITE THIS EVENING. CLOUDS WILL REDEVELOP ON TUESDAY BY THE AFTERNOON.
AN ISOLATED SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM IS POSSIBLE IN THE AFTERNOON AND
EARLY EVENING. WINDS COULD QUICKLY GUST TO 40 MPH OR SO IN AND NEAR
ANY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS WILL BE LOW
FROM ANY SHOWERS WHICH WILL RAISE THE RISK FROM ANY LIGHTNING.

NOTE:   PLEASE SEE OPERATING PLAN FOR DETAILED ZONE DESCRIPTIONS AT:
        HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/VEF/FIRE.PHP

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-38.
MAX HUMIDITY........42 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING SOUTH LATE.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000-8600 FT AGL DECREASING TO 3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 7 MPH.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 8 MPH.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-54.
MIN HUMIDITY........18 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTHEAST 12 TO 18 MPH.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4700-6500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 12700-14200 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 16 MPH.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...STACHELSKI
REQUESTED BY...STEVE PETTITT
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150420.BLUFF.01/VEF


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