Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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FNUS73 KMPX 051510
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SPOT FORECAST FOR MORTON OUTCROPS SNA...MN DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1010 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON MAY 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...WINDS OUT OF THE EAST-SOUTHEAST AT AROUND 15 MPH ARE
EXPECTED TO PERSIST FROM IGNITION THROUGH THE REST OF THE
AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS TO 20 MPH POSSIBLE. RH VALUES WILL BEGIN IN
THE UPPER 30S AROUND 11 AM AND INCREASE TO 40-50 PERCENT DURING
THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED SHOWERS ARE POSSIBLE IN THE LATE
AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........70 AT IGNITION...MAX 75.
RH..................39 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 32 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS EAST-SOUTHEAST AT 14 MPH AT IGNITION.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (3400-50300) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (77300-114600) IN THE LATE MORNING
                    AND AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6200-7200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 16 TO 21 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM   8 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLDY  MCLDY  CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
WEATHER COV.....                     S CHC  S CHC  CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV........                     S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
TEMP............66     70     72     73     71     68
RH..............33     39     44     46     51     59
20 FT WIND......E 10   E 14   SE 15  SE 15  SE 14  SE 14
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     20     20     25     20

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 57.
RH..................MAX 86 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (65500-103700) DECREASING TO POOR TO
                    GOOD (5300-41800) IN THE LATE EVENING AND
                    OVERNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE
                    DAY. RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY LATE IN THE MORNING.
                    CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 76.
RH..................MIN 58 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
                    30 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO EXCELLENT (20700-70000) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (195900-234100).

$$
FORECASTER...LAHR
REQUESTED BY...BRAD BOLDUAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150505.MORTO.03/MPX



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