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SPOT FORECAST FOR TA 14...FORT LEWIS-MCCHORD
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SEATTLE WA
831 AM PDT TUE SEP 2 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1300 PDT ON SEPTEMBER 02.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN SEATTLE.

.DISCUSSION...A COLD FRONT WILL PASS ACROSS THE BURN SITE AROUND
MID-AFTERNOON...ACCOMPANIED BY ABOUT AN HOUR OF RAIN. THE MOST
LIKELY TIME FOR COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE AND RAIN IS AROUND 1500 PDT.
INCREASING WEST-SOUTHWEST WIND IS EXPECTED BEHIND THE FRONT LATE
THIS AFTERNOON.

 FORECAST FOR 20 FOOT WIND SPEED (VALLEYS AND RIDGE TOPS) ARE 10
 MINUTE AVERAGES REFLECTING RAWS WINDS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOOK FOR A PASSING ROUND OF
                    SHOWERS...MOST LIKELY AROUND 1500 PDT.
CWR (>0.25")........LESS THAN 10%.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 69.
MIN HUMIDITY........59 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 8 MPH...INCREASING TO
                    12 MPH AFTER 1500 WITH GUSTS OF 20 TO 25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 4000 FT AGL AT IGNITION TIME...
                    LOWERING TO 2000 FT AGL BEHIND THE COLD FRONT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 9 TO 15 MPH.
RAINFALL AMOUNT.....0.05 INCHES

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A LINGERING SHOWER IS POSSIBLE
                    EARLY THIS EVENING...BUT RAIN-FREE CONDITIONS
                    ARE MORE LIKELY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 51.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS OF
                    20 TO 25 MPH THIS EVENING...EASING TO 4 TO 8
                    MPH BY LATE THIS EVENING.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
MIN HUMIDITY........47 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    3 TO 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...HANER
REQUESTED BY...NICK MILLER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140902.TA14_.01/SEW







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