Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BOBLINK...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
739 AM CDT MON APR 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1400 CDT ON APRIL 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE REQUIRED...
PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL DOMINATE THE WEATHER THROUGH THE NEXT SEVERAL
DAYS. WINDS WILL BE LIGHT NORTHEAST TO NORTH WITH AFTERNOON
RELATIVE HUMIDITIES IN THE 20 TO 35 PERCENT RANGE THROUGH
THURSDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT). PATCHY FROST EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 67.
MIN HUMIDITY........22 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 12 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6200 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 6 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO 14 TO 16
                    MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (1200-28600 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO
                    GOOD TO EXCELLENT (48800-84800 KNOT-FT) IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 12 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........3   2   3
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............66  67  67
RH..............23  22  22
20 FT WIND DIR..NE  NE  NE
20 FT WIND SPD..12  12  12
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15
EYE LVL WND DIR.NE  NE  NE
EYE LVL WND SPD.9   9   9
EYE LVL WND GST.15  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT)...6.0 6.2 5.8
MIXNG WIND DIR..NE  NE  NE
MIXNG WIND SPD..16  15  14
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-5 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
MAX HUMIDITY........67-73 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH UNTIL EARLY MORNING
                    BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND
                    5 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5400 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1900 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 6 TO 13 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 2
                    TO 3 MPH IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY
                    MORNING...THEN SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST AROUND
                    2 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO EXCELLENT (26400-66000 KNOT-FT)
                    DECREASING TO POOR TO POOR (500-10200 KNOT-FT)
                    IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH UNTIL EARLY MORNING
                    BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND
                    5 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........4      3      0      1      1      2
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............67     62     54     49     48     45
RH..............23     29     44     52     55     59
20 FT WIND......NE 10  N 8    NE 6   N 6    NW 5   NW 3
20 FT WIND GUST.       10                          5
EYE LEVEL WIND..NE 7   N 6    NE 4   N 4    NW 4   NW 2
EYE LVL WND GST.       10                          5
MIX HGT (FT)....5400   3500   300    300    300    300
MIXNG WIND......NE 13  NE 9   NE 3   NE 2   N 2    W 2
HAINES INDEX....5      5      6      5      5      4

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 71.
MIN HUMIDITY........29 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTH 6 TO 10
                    MPH LATE IN THE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8900 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 2 TO 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (600-51300 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT TO EXCELLENT (62200-81600 KNOT-FT) IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTH 6 TO 10
                    MPH LATE IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........5         8         24        49
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............42        55        67        71
RH..............70        46        32        29
20 FT WIND......NW 5      NW 3G5    NW 8G10   N 9G10
EYE LEVEL WIND..NW 4G5    NW 2G5    NW 6G10   N 6G10
MIX HGT (FT)....300       2700      6700      8600
MIXNG WIND......NW 2      N 8       N 10      N 10
HAINES INDEX....4         4         5         5

$$
FORECASTER...SCHUMACHER
REQUESTED BY...CHAD LORETH
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150427.BOBLI.01/DMX



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