Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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FNUS75 KPIH 311350
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SPOT FORECAST FOR SLUG CREEK...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
750 AM MDT TUE MAR 31 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 MDT ON MARCH 31.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE BURN SITE THIS
AFTERNOON AND EXPECT AN INCREASE IN WINDS AFTER 2 PM THIS
AFTERNOON. WINDS SHOULD CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY AS MUCH COLDER
CONDITIONS MOVE IN BEHIND THE FRONT. EXPECT NOTHING MORE THAN
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY
EVENING.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 64.
RH..................MIN 20 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTH AT 8 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 30 MPH AFTER 2 PM.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800 FT AGL AT IGNITION...INCREASING TO 4000 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2.
LAL.................1...THEN 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE EVENING.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 24.
RH..................MAX 85 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    WEST 12 TO 17 MPH IN THE LATE EVENING AND
                    OVERNIGHT. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 500 FT AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2.
LAL.................2...THEN 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 45.
RH..................MIN 21 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2.
LAL.................1.

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FORECASTER...KAISER
REQUESTED BY...ROO PHELPS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150331.SLUGC.01/PIH





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