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SPOT FORECAST FOR TEST - FIRE WX DRILL...NWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BOISE ID
235 PM MDT TUE MAY 24 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1450 MDT ON MAY 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...COOL AND SHOWERY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS...

.DISCUSSION...AN UPPER TROUGH EXTENDS FROM NORTHERN MONTANA BACK
TOWARDS NORTHERN CALIFORNIA TODAY. THIS IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN OVER
THE REGION BRINGING A THREAT OF SHOWERS AND AFTERNOON THUNDERSTORMS.
THE MAIN THREAT SHOULD REMAIN OVER THE HIGHER TERRAIN OF THE BOISE
NF THIS AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING EACH DAY. TEMPERATURES WILL
REMAIN BELOW NORMAL. GENERALLY LIGHT UP LAKE WINDS FROM LUCKY PEAK
ARE EXPECTED WITH NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH OVER THE RIDGELINES.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND ISOLATED
                    THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50
                    PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51 TO 56.
MIN HUMIDITY........38 TO 43 PERCENT.
WIND - EYE LEVEL....NORTHWEST 4 TO 6 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...800 EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS AND
                    ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33 TO 38.
MAX HUMIDITY........90 TO 95 PERCENT.
WIND - EYE LEVEL....LESS THAN 3 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...30 POOR.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
                    SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS
                    LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 60
                    PERCENT. NO SNOW ACCUMULATION.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....51 TO 56.
MIN HUMIDITY........45 TO 50 PERCENT.
WIND - EYE LEVEL....NORTHWEST 3 TO 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WIND......NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...375 FAIR.

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FORECASTER...THIMMESCH
REQUESTED BY...MEGAN THIMMESCH
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160524.TESTF.01/BOI





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