633  
FNUS76 KOTX 152122  
FWSOTX  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR NEW ACADEMY...DNR  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPOKANE WA  
222 PM PDT SAT JUN 15 2019  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0600 PDT ON JUNE 16.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
AN UPPER LEVEL RIDGE AND WEAK SURFACE PRESSURE GRADIENT WILL PROMOTE  
CONTINUED WARM CONDITIONS ON SUNDAY AND MONDAY. SUNDAY WILL  
FEATURE LIGHT TERRAIN DRIVEN WINDS WITH MONDAY BRINGING SLIGHTLY  
HIGHER WINDS WITH A FEW AFTERNOON GUSTS. TUESDAY DURING THE DAY A  
WEAK DRY COLD FRONT WILL PASS THROUGH WITH INCREASINGLY BREEZY AND  
GUSTY CONDITIONS DURING THE AFTERNOON. A STRONGER AND BREEZIER  
FRONT IS EXPECTED ON WEDNESDAY. NO PRECIPITATION IS FORECAST FOR  
THE BURN AREA THROUGH WEDNESDAY.  
   
SUNDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
CWR.................0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85.  
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE 2 TO 5 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING  
SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 6700 FT  
AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 4 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED  
FIRE GROWTH.  
   
SUNDAY NIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.  
CWR.................0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....53.  
MAX HUMIDITY........86 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST 2 TO 5 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 3 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.  
CWR.................0 PERCENT.  
LAL.................1.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....86.  
MIN HUMIDITY........32 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING  
SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE  
AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS TO 15 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......NEAR SURFACE IN THE MORNING...BECOMING 5400 FT  
AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 8 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
 

 
FORECASTER...MF  
REQUESTED BY...MIKE STRALSER  
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED  
.TAG 1910921.0/OTX  
.DELDT 06/15/19  
.FORMATTERVERSION 1.0.26  
.EMAIL FORREST.OWNBEY@DNR.WA.GOV  
 
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