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SPOT FORECAST FOR BAX...ALASKA FIRE SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FAIRBANKS AK
845 PM AKDT SAT APR 19 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1030 AKDT ON APRIL 19.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
THERMAL LOW PRESSURE TROUGH HAS WEAKENED OVER THE TANANA VALLEY
THIS AFTERNOON. NEAR RED FLAG CONDITIONS IN THE ALASKA RANGE
WITH STRONG NORTHEAST WINDS OVER THE BURN AREA ALONG WITH
DRYING EXPECTED OVER THE NEXT COUPLE DAYS. POTENTIAL FOR NEAR
RED FLAG EXIST FOR SUNDAY.

.REST OF TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT) WITH VIRGA.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....23-28.
MAX HUMIDITY........76 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST TO NORTHEAST 5 TO 15 MPH BECOMING
                    SOUTH 5 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 9 MPH.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 53.
MIN HUMIDITY........18 TO 20 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 7 TO 11 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6000 FT AGL
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 15 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...KRELLER
REQUESTED BY...DALE WOITAS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140419.BAX__.01/AFG




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