Suppression Forecast
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FNUS75 KTWC 201832
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SPOT FORECAST FOR SUNSET RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
1132 AM MST MON APR 20 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1105 MST ON APRIL 20.
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...
THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF A SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM THIS AFTERNOON
OVER THE BURN AREA...MAINLY BETWEEN 1200 AND 1700 LST. PARTLY TO
MOSTLY CLOUDY SKIES THIS AFTERNOON WILL CLEAR OVERNIGHT. SOUTHWEST
WINDS OF 8-12 MPH MAY GUST TO AROUND 15 MPH THIS AFTERNOON BETWEEN
1300 AND 1600 LST. THEREAFTER...EXPECT NORMAL DRAINAGE FLOW DURING
THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL BE SLIGHTLY HIGHER
TUESDAY...12 TO 18 MPH WITH A FEW GUSTS TO 25 MPH AFTER THE INVERSION
BREAKS BETWEEN 1000 AND 1100 LST. MINIMUM RH LEVELS IN THE LOW TO
MIDDLE TEENS ARE ANTICIPATED DURING THE DAY WITH GOOD OVERNIGHT
RECOVERIES INTO THE 25-35 PERCENT RANGE.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65 TO 68 DEGS.
MIN HUMIDITY........10 TO 13 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH AFTER 1300 WITH A FEW GUSTS
                    TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO LESS THAN 10 MPH AND
                     SHIFTING NORTHWEST AFTER 1900 LST.
LAL.................1.
CHANCE OF RAIN......10 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....43 TO 46 DEGS.
MAX HUMIDITY........33 TO 36 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST 3 TO 8 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHANCE OF RAIN......10 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....69 TO 72 DEGS.
MIN HUMIDITY........6 TO 9 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH 3 TO 6 MPH BEFORE 1000 LST SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH AFTER 1100 LST.
LAL.................1.
CHANCE OF RAIN......0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.

$$
FORECASTER...FRENCH
REQUESTED BY...JOE NAMES
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150420.SUNSE.01/TWC

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