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SPOT FORECAST FOR QUAKING FIRE...AZ-KNF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FLAGSTAFF AZ
634 AM MST WED JUL 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2112 MST ON JULY 22.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A SLIGHT INCREASE IN MOISTURE WILL BRING A SLIGHT
CHANCE FOR A SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM OVER THE AREA TODAY...IN
ADDITION TO INCREASING CLOUD COVER THIS AFTERNOON. ANY SHOWER OR
THUNDERSTORM WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS.
ABOVE NORMAL DAYTIME TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE. SIMILAR CONDITIONS
ARE EXPECTED ON THURSDAY...WITH SLIGHTLY HIGHER AFTERNOON HUMIDITY.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 82.
MIN HUMIDITY........24 PCT.
WINDS (20 FT).......SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
MAX VENT RATE.......EXCELLENT (110000 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......1100.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 9900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 KNOTS.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 53.
MAX HUMIDITY........71 PCT.
WINDS (20 FT).......SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AFTER SUNSET.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
MIN VENT RATE.......POOR (1400 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......14.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL EARLY IN THE EVENING...DECREASING
                    TO 1100 FT AGL IN THE LATE EVENING AND
                    OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 TO 10 KNOTS.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.
MIN HUMIDITY........34 PCT.
WINDS (20 FT).......SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS UP
                    TO 25 MPH.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
MAX VENT RATE.......VERY GOOD (99500 KNOT-FT).
CLEARING INDEX......995.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1200 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 8200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 KNOTS.

$$
FORECASTER...SCHWITZER
REQUESTED BY...AZ-WDC
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140722.QUAKI.01/FGZ







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