Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Tucson, AZ

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SPOT FORECAST FOR J6 RX...AZSF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
355 PM MST WED MAY 6 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1545 MST ON MAY 06.
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...A SYSTEM ENTERING THE AREA WILL BRING INCREASED
WINDS THROUGH SATURDAY...WITH THE STRONGEST WINDS EXPECTED ON
FRIDAY. A COOLING TREND THROUGH SATURDAY...WARMING THEREAFTER.
SOME AREAS MAY SEE WIND AND RH VALUES BRIEFLY MEET RED FLAG
CONDITIONS...MAINLY ON FRIDAY. HOWEVER...WITH MODERATE FUEL
DRYNESS CONDITIONS WILL BE MARGINAL. THERE IS A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THE WHITE MOUNTAINS SATURDAY OTHERWISE
DRY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH TUESDAY.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....45 TO 48 DEGS.
MAX HUMIDITY........72 TO 75 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                    IN THE EARLY EVENING. BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH
OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.
CHANCE OF RAIN......0 PCT.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80 DEGS.
MIN HUMIDITY........14 TO 17 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT DRAINAGE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST. WINDS 14
TO 18 MPH BY THE LATE MORNING TO EARLY AFTERNOON.
GUSTS UP TO 28 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHANCE OF RAIN......0 PCT.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.FRIDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WIND AROUND 20 MPH. GUSTING TO 30 MPH BY LATE
MORNING TO EARLY AFTERNOON. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 14 TO 17 PCT.
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 70S. WEST WIND AROUND 13 TO 17 MPH. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 13 TO
16 PCT.
.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE 70S.
LIGHT WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 13 TO 16 PCT.
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER 40S. HIGHS 77 TO 83. LIGHT
WINDS. MINIMUM HUMIDITY 10 TO 14 PCT.
.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER TO
MID 80S.
.WEDNESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER TO MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID TO
UPPER 80S.

$$
FORECASTER...HUMPHREYS
REQUESTED BY...J ETSHOKIN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150506.J6RX_.04/TWC

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