Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Las Vegas, NV

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SPOT FORECAST FOR WILLOW...AIDC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAS VEGAS NV
859 AM PDT TUE APR 14 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0835 PDT ON APRIL 14.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...STRONG WINDS EXPECTED TODAY AS A POTENT COLD FRONT
PUSHES ACROSS THE BURN SITE. SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL SHIFT TO THE
NORTHWEST EARLY THIS EVENING WITH THE PASSAGE OF THE COLD FRONT
WITH WIND GUSTS TO 45 MPH POSSIBLE. A RED FLAG WARNING IS IN EFFECT
UNTIL 11 PM MST FOR THE BURN SITE DUE TO THE COMBINATION OF STRONG
WINDS AND LOW HUMIDITY. COOLER CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL BEHIND THE
FRONT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64-69.
MIN HUMIDITY........14 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
                    INCREASING TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH INCREASING
                    TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FEET AGL INCREASING TO 10000 FEET AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 15 TO 20 KNOTS INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 25 TO
                    30 KNOTS IN THE AFTERNOON.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH
                    INCREASING TO 45 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35.
MAX HUMIDITY........43 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45
                    MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
RIDGETOP WIND.......WEST WINDS 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45
                    MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10000 FEET AGL EARLY DECREASING TO 6000 FEET AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST WINDS SHIFTING TO THE NORTH AT 20 TO 30
                    KNOTS.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 45
                    MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO AROUND 35 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....50-55.
MIN HUMIDITY........11 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
                    35 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTHWEST 30 TO 40 MPH DECREASING TO 20 TO 30
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 TO 6000 FEET.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AT 20 TO 30 KNOTS
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTH WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
                    35 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...STACHELSKI
REQUESTED BY...WALTER
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150414.WILLO.01/VEF



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