Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR C_UNIT RX...MN DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
639 AM CDT THU APR 16 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON APRIL 16.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.


.DISCUSSION...
CLOUDS AND A FEW SPRINKLES OR VIRGA WILL BE FOUND TODAY AS A COLD
FRONT APPROACHES THE BURN SITE. THE DRY AIR WILL LIMIT ANY
RAINFALL TO ONLY A FEW HUNDREDTHS OF AN INCH AT MOST.

WINDS WILL TURN OUT OF THE WEST THIS AFTERNOON...THEN BECOME
NORTHWEST THIS EVENING WITH THE FRONTAL PASSAGE. WINDS WILL BE
GENERALLY LESS THAN 10 MPH TODAY...BECOMING LIGHT OVERNIGHT.
HOWEVER...WIND GUSTS TO 20 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH ANY PASSING
RAIN SHOWERS OR VIRGA.

FRIDAY WILL BE WARM AND DRY WITH WEST WINDS TO 10 MPH.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN
                    THE MORNING. RAINFALL OF LESS THAN 0.05".
MAX TEMPERATURE.....64 TO 68.
MIN HUMIDITY........30 TO 35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 2 TO 5 MPH....BECOMING WEST
                    4 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 5400 FT AGL IN AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....INCREASING TO EXCELLENT (62400) IN AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
TEMP............57     62     67     66
RH..............38     34     31     32
20 FT WIND DIR..S      SW     W      W
20 FT WIND SPD..4      5      6      7
20 FT WIND GUST.       7      10     11

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 39.
MAX HUMIDITY........80 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
TEMP............63     53     48     45     42     40
RH..............37     47     61     71     73     80
20 FT WIND DIR..W      NW     NW     N      N      N
20 FT WIND SPD..4      2      1      1      1      1
20 FT WIND GUST.5

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
MIN HUMIDITY........AROUND 25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST 2 TO 6 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
TEMP............39     49     60     65     69     69
RH..............85     58     41     33     27     25
20 FT WIND DIR..N      NW     NW     W      W      W
20 FT WIND SPD..1      1      2      3      5      6
20 FT WIND GUST.                     7      09     10

$$
FORECASTER...AMANDA
REQUESTED BY...SCSP
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150416.C_UNI.01/DLH





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