Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Pocatello, ID

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FNUS75 KPIH 211331
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SPOT FORECAST FOR SLUG CREEK...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE POCATELLO ID
731 AM MDT TUE APR 21 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 MDT ON APRIL 21.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...EXPECT DRY CONDITIONS TODAY WITH WINDS EXPECTED TO
STAY AROUND 10 MPH OR LESS THIS AFTERNOON AS AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE
DOMINATES CONDITIONS TODAY. MORE MOISTURE IS EXPECTED TO MOVE
NORTH ON WEDNESDAY WITH ISOLATED AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 58-63.
RH..................MIN 21 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTHWEST AT 6 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE WEST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700 FT AGL AT IGNITION...5000 FT AGL THIS AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2.
LAL.................1.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 31-36.
RH..................MAX 71 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING VARIABLE 3 TO 7 MPH...THEN BECOMING
                    SOUTHEAST 6 TO 11 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST AROUND 7 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2.
LAL.................1.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  ISOLATED AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 58-63.
RH..................MIN 18 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING VARIABLE 3 TO 6 MPH...THEN BECOMING
                    WEST AROUND 6 TO 10 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700 FT AGL EARLY MORNING INCREASING TO 7000 FEET
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........WEST AROUND 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2.
LAL.................2.

$$
FORECASTER...KAISER
REQUESTED BY...ROO PHELPS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150421.SLUGC.01/PIH



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