Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Spokane, WA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR LONG THORN...SPOKANE TRIBE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA
813 AM PDT MON MAY 4 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1130 PDT ON MAY 04.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
WARM AND DRY TODAY WITH LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND INCREASING MAINLY
SOUTHERLY WINDS THIS AFTERNOON AND THIS EVENING. A COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE ACROSS THE BURN SITE BETWEEN 2100-2300 THIS EVENING. THIS
WILL RESULT IN MUCH COOLER TEMPERATURES...THE CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...AND GUSTY ERRATIC WINDS TUESDAY. THE ASSOCIATED UPPER
LEVEL LOW WILL LINGER OVER THE REGION THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT KEEPING
CONDITIONS COOL AND UNSTABLE.


.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. INCREASING HIGH CLOUDS LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75.
MIN HUMIDITY........15-17 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    SOUTH 8 TO 10 MPH AFTER 1300. INCREASING TO
                    SOUTH-SOUTHWEST 10 TO 14 MPH AFTER 1600.
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE...INCREASING TO 6300 FT AGL
                    AFTER 1100.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 4 TO 8 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
                    10 TO 15 MPH AFTER 1600.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........HIGH CLOUDS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
MAX HUMIDITY........65-70 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST-WEST WINDS 12 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    AROUND 20 MPH AFTER 2100.
MIXING HEIGHT.......BECOMING NEAR SURFACE AFTER 2100.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 14 TO 18 MPH.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-27 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    20-25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 6400 FT AGL AFTER 1100.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 12 TO 16 MPH.

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FORECASTER...BT
REQUESTED BY...KEVIN RITZER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150504.LONGT.01/OTX



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