Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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FNUS75 KPIH 051635
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SPOT FORECAST FOR WHITE KNOB...USDA - FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
1035 AM MDT TUE MAY 5 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 MDT ON MAY 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO
DEVELOP AROUND NOON TODAY IN ADVANCE OF A COLD FRONT. THE FRONT IS
EXPECTED TO PASS THROUGH THE AREA AROUND 2 TO 3 THIS AFTERNOON WITH
INCREASING WINDS GUSTING TO 25 MPH. WINDS WILL SHIFT NORTHWESTERLY
THIS EVENING AND REMAIN FAIRLY STRONG WITH THUNDERSTORM CHANCES
DIMINISHING AFTER 8 PM.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 57.
RH..................MIN 25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTH AT 10 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................22 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 9400 FT AGL AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE 9400 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 6 TO 12 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 AT IGNITION...MAX 3.
LAL.................1...THEN 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 32.
RH..................MAX 90 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
                    25 MPH.
CWR.................14 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL DECREASING TO 600 FT AGL AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 12 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3.
LAL.................2...THEN 1 AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING CLOUDY. RAIN
                    SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 52.
RH..................MIN 30 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
                    20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................19 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 9400 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH AROUND 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3.
LAL.................1...THEN 2 IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...HINSBERGER
REQUESTED BY...CENTRAL IDAHO INTERAGENCY FIRE CENTER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150505.WHITE.02/PIH


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