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FNUS75 KFGZ 311634
FWSFGZ

SPOT FORECAST FOR SITGREAVES COMPLEX...FS/FWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
934 AM MST THU JUL 31 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0924 MST ON JULY 31.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...EXPECT AN INCREASE IN THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY OVER THE
BURN AREA THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.  MOISTURE WILL REMAIN
ENTRENCHED OVER NORTHERN ARIZONA THROUGH THE WEEKEND...WITH A
CONTINUATION OF SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY ACROSS THE AREA.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 81.
MIN HUMIDITY........30-35 PCT.
WINDS (20 FT).......SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
MAX VENT RATE.......VERY GOOD (95900 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......959.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 8700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 5 KNOTS...BECOMING WEST IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...MAINLY IN
                    THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 53.
MAX HUMIDITY........78-88 PCT.
WINDS (20 FT).......SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
MIN VENT RATE.......POOR (1100 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......11.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL EARLY IN THE EVENING...DECREASING
                    TO 300 FT AGL IN THE LATE EVENING AND
                    OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 79.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PCT.
WINDS (20 FT).......SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
                    20 MPH.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
MAX VENT RATE.......VERY GOOD (72600 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......726.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL IN THE MORNING...INCREASING TO 6300
                    FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS.

$$
FORECASTER...KLIMOWSKI
REQUESTED BY...CHRIS HARPER
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140731.SITGR.01/FGZ







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