Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Tucson, AZ

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FNUS75 KTWC 272137
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SPOT FORECAST FOR BUCKHORN RX...OTHER
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
237 PM MST MON APR 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1501 MST ON APRIL 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

IN AN EFFORT TO PROVIDE THE BEST SERVICE WE CAN, IF TIME PERMITS
PLEASE USE THE FEEDBACK OPTION TO SEND BACK THE WEATHER THAT
OCCURRED DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD YOU REQUESTED. AN EXAMPLE, THE
HIGH TEMP, MIN RH AND WIND SPEED FOR THE DAY OR THE WEATHER THAT WAS
OCCURRING DURING YOUR PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...GUSTY EAST WINDS WILL DEVELOP THROUGH THE PASS LATER
TONIGHT AND PEAK TUESDAY MORNING BETWEEN 0700 AND 1100 BEFORE
GRADUALLY EASING THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. WHILE THE WIND DIRECTION
DOESN`T LINE UP THE BEST WITH THE PASS...SUSTAINED WINDS NEAR 20
MPH ARE LIKELY TUESDAY MORNING. THE EAST WIND WILL INCREASE AGAIN
LATE TUESDAY NIGHT AND CONTINUE THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING BEFORE
EASING WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. THE WIND ON WEDNESDAY IS EXPECTED TO
BE SOMEWHAT LIGHTER THAN TUESDAY. THE WIND WILL BE LIGHTER YET
THURSDAY AND SWITCH TO THE WEST BY EARLY AFTERNOON. IT WILL ALSO
GET WARMER AND DRIER EACH DAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75 TO 78 DEGS.
MIN HUMIDITY........16 TO 19 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST TO SOUTHEAST 16 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
30 MPH EASING TO 10 TO 13 MPH AFTER 1400.
LAL.................1.
CHANCE OF RAIN......O PCT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...
CLEAR. LOWS NEAR 50. HIGH NEAR NEAR 80. EAST WIND 12 TO 16 MPH EASING
TO 8 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 12 TO 17 PCT.
.THURSDAY...
CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS 82 TO 86. EAST WIND 7 TO 11 MPH
BECOMING WEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 9 TO
13 PCT.
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO UPPER 80S.
EAST WIND 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY 8 TO 11 PCT.
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 80S. LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 11 TO 14 PCT.

$$
FORECASTER...CERNIGLIA
REQUESTED BY...SCOTT GARCIA
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150428.BUCKH.01/TWC

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