Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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SPOT FORECAST FOR DTAE JARVIS CREEK RX  BAX...BLM-AFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
537 AM AKDT SUN MAY 3 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1130 AKDT ON MAY 03.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE SOUTH OF THE ALASKA RANGE WILL CONTINUE TO
WEAKEN AS IT MOVES INTO THE COPPER RIVER BASIN. THERMAL TROUGH
WILL PERSIST OVER THE NORTH SLOPES OF THE ALASKA.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........53 AT IGNITION...MAX 59.
RH..................62 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 27 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS EAST AT 5 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    VARIABLE AROUND 5 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1400-2800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 10400-10700 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 2 MPH SHIFTING TO NORTHEAST TO
                    5 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 31.
RH..................MAX 72 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......10400-10700 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300-800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 3 TO 5 MPH.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 60.
RH..................MIN 26 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 7 TO 8 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 10900-12100 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 3 TO 5 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...BERG
REQUESTED BY...CHRISTOPHER FRIAR
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150503.DTAEJ.01/AFG


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