Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR RIVER FIRE...MN DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1139 AM CDT SUN MAY 3 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1121 CDT ON MAY 03.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...THE COLD FRONT HAS MOVED PAST THE FIRE LOCATION.
GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS MAY PERSIST UNTIL ABOUT 1 PM BEFORE
DIMINISHING BACK INTO THE SUSTAINED 10 TO 15 MPH RANGE. NO RAIN IS
EXPECTED.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 73.
MIN HUMIDITY........21 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 11 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8950 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 25 TO 30 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (137900) INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    (217000).

TIME (CDT)      11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
TEMP............68     70     73     72
RH..............37     29     23     21
20 FT WIND DIR..NW     NW     W      W
20 FT WIND SPD..8      11     10     10
20 FT WIND GUST.15     20     18     18

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.
MAX HUMIDITY........92 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH DECREASING TO 2 TO 4
                    MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (98200) DECREASING TO POOR (1500) IN
                    THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
TEMP............67     58     51     47     43     39
RH..............20     32     44     51     65     79
20 FT WIND DIR..NW     NW     NW     NW     NW     NW
20 FT WIND SPD..9      6      3      3      3      4
20 FT WIND GUST.13     8                           5

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 67.
MIN HUMIDITY........19 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 10800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (8100) INCREASING TO GOOD (56100) LATE IN
                    THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    (103400) EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON DECREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (76700) LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
TEMP............39     46     56     63     66     67
RH..............79     63     38     23     19     19
20 FT WIND DIR..NW     NW     NW     NW     NW     NW
20 FT WIND SPD..3      3      4      4      5      5
20 FT WIND GUST.       6      8      8      10     10

$$
FORECASTER...GREG
REQUESTED BY...MATT WAPPLER
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150503.RIVER.01/DLH





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