Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR HARRY CATER...MN DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
830 AM CDT THU APR 23 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON APRIL 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA TODAY. IT WILL BE WARMER
AND DRIER...WITH LESS WIND THAN YESTERDAY. HIGHS WILL RISE TO
AROUND 50...WITH MINIMUM RH VALUES OF 20 TO 25 PERCENT. WINDS
WILL BE OUT OF THE NORTHWEST...GENERALLY AT 5 TO 10 MPH.

AFTER ANOTHER COLD NIGHT TONIGHT...SOME CHANCES FOR RAIN WILL
MOVE INTO THE AREA LATE TONIGHT AND FRIDAY. RAINFALL AMOUNTS WILL
GENERALLY BE LESS THAN A QUARTER OF AN INCH. MINIMUM RH VALUES ON
FRIDAY WILL RANGE FROM 40 TO 45 PERCENT...WITH HIGH TEMPERATURES
AROUND 50 DEGREES.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 49.
MIN HUMIDITY........21 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 2 TO 6 MPH INCREASING TO 5 TO 7
                    MPH LATE IN THE MORNING. GUSTS UP TO 15 MPH
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5000 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 8 TO 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (39150).

TIME (CDT)      12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY COVER.......CLR CLR CLR CLR CLR CLR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............42  44  46  47  48  49
RH..............29  26  23  22  21  21
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD..6   5   5   5   5   5
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  10  10  10

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE
                    OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF SNOW 50
                    PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
MAX HUMIDITY........75 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 4 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
                    10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH AROUND 3 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE EVENING...THEN SHIFTING TO THE EAST 2 TO
                    4 MPH IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY COVER.......MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....                     S CHC  CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   SNOW   SNOW   SNOW
TSTM COV........
TEMP............49     44     37     33     33     33
RH..............21     28     40     51     56     61
20 FT WIND DIR..NW     N      E      E      E      E
20 FT WIND SPD..4      3      2      3      3      4
20 FT WIND GUST.10     5      5      5      5      10

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF
                    RAIN THROUGH THE DAY. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION
                    60 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47.
MIN HUMIDITY........53 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
                    15 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 11 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 20 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3200 FT AGL LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 17 TO 28 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (41100) INCREASING TO EXCELLENT (77800)
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY COVER.......CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE LIKELY CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....SNOW   SNOW   RNSN   RAIN   RAIN   RAIN
TSTM COV........
TEMP............31     31     35     39     44     47
RH..............69     75     69     64     57     53
20 FT WIND DIR..SE     SE     SE     SE     SE     SE
20 FT WIND SPD..5      7      9      10     10     10
20 FT WIND GUST.10     15     20     20     20     20

$$
FORECASTER...DAN
REQUESTED BY...RUSS SMITH
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150423.HARRY.01/DLH


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