Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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FNUS75 KPIH 181115
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SPOT FORECAST FOR DITCH EAST RX...USDA - FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
515 AM MDT SAT APR 18 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1800 MDT ON APRIL 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A SERIES OF WEAK FRONTS WILL ARRIVE FROM THE NORTH
EACH DAY THROUGH MONDAY. EACH FRONT WILL PRODUCE A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF RAIN SHOWERS EACH AFTERNOON THROUGH MONDAY. ANY SHOWERS THAT
DEVELOP WILL ONLY PRODUCE TRACE AMOUNTS. WINDS WILL BE SOMEWHAT
STRONGER TODAY...WITH GUSTS TO 15 MPH POSSIBLE OUT OF THE NORTH
THIS AFTERNOON. TODAY SHOULD BE THE WINDIEST DAY WITH LIGHTER
WINDS LIKELY OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66-70.
MIN HUMIDITY........14-18 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........DOWNSLOPE 2 TO 5 MPH BECOMING NORTH 6 TO 10 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTS TO 15 MPH POSSIBLE.
CWR.................1 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8400-9400 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST AROUND 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-38.
MAX HUMIDITY........60-65 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    VARIABLE 3 TO 6 MPH.
CWR.................2 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-1100 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF AFTERNOON RAIN
                    SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-68.
MIN HUMIDITY........16-20 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE 2 TO 4 MPH..BECOMING NORTH 4 TO 7 MPH.
CWR.................3 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6900-7900 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST AROUND 7 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2.

$$
FORECASTER...VALLE
REQUESTED BY...CENTRAL IDAHO INTERAGENCY FIRE CENTER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150417.DITCH.02/PIH



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