Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Fairbanks, AK

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SPOT FORECAST FOR DTAE WILLS SAC RX...BLM-AFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
804 AM AKDT SAT APR 25 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1130 AKDT ON APRIL 25.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER LEVEL WEATHER SYSTEM WILL MOVE NORTH ALONG THE ALCAN BORDER TODAY.
A WEAK THERMAL LOW WILL DEVELOP AN MOVE JUST TO THE EAST OF THE FORECAST
AREA. THIS WILL INCREASE WIND GUSTS TODAY AND TOMORROW. ISOLATED SHOWERS
WILL DEVELOP IN AND NEAR THE FORECAST AREA HOWEVER RAIN WILL BE UNLIKELY
TO REACH THE SURFACE GIVEN THE LOW THE RH VALUES. GUSTY AND VARIABLE WINDS
CAN BE EXPECTED AROUND THE SHOWERS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
MIN HUMIDITY........15 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH
                    DEVELOPING IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-1200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8000-9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 15 MPH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 29.
MAX HUMIDITY........60 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 12 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    LIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000-9000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 100-1200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AROUND 8 MPH.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
MIN HUMIDITY........15 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    SOUTHEAST 10 TO 15 WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-1200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5500-7500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 15 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...COX
REQUESTED BY...CHRISTOPHER FRIAR
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150425.DTAEW.03/AFG


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