Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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SPOT FORECAST FOR HUSKY DROP ZONE  DMPTR  IPBC  ISBC...ALASKA FIRE SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
1041 AM AKDT WED MAY 6 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 AKDT ON MAY 07.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A THERMAL TROUGH WILL FORM JUST NORTH OF THE ALASKA RANGE TODAY THAT WILL
DRIFT NORTH OF THE FIRE AREA THU AFTERNOON.

SOUTHERLY CHINOOK WINDS DEVELOPING ACROSS THE ALASKA RANGE TONIGHT AND THURSDAY
WILL CAUSE SOUTH WINDS TO DEVELOP OVER THE FIRE AREA THU PM.


.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10 PERCENT) BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT) BY AFTERNOON.
10 AM TEMPERATURE 52 AND RH 50% WITH WINDS E 5 MPH.
11 AM TEMPERATURE 54 AND RH 43% WITH WINDS E 5 MPH.
NOON  TEMPERATURE 56 AND RH 33% WITH WINDS SE 7 MPH.
1PM   TEMPERATURE 60 AND RH 30% WITH WINDS SE 9 MPH.
2PM   TEMPERATURE 62 AND RH 27% WITH WINDS SE 10 G15 MPH.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.
MIN HUMIDITY........25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 10G15  MPH.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.
MAX HUMIDITY........70 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 12 GUSTS 20 MPH IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.
MIN HUMIDITY........22 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 8 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...BRADER
REQUESTED BY...WADE MCPHETRDIGE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150507.HUSKY.01/AFG


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