Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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FNUS73 KMPX 251756
FWSMPX

SPOT FORECAST FOR UPPER SIOUX PRAIRIE RX BURN...BIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1256 PM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1400 CDT ON APRIL 25.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
PARTIAL SUNSHINE THIS AFTERNOON WITH AN EAST WIND AROUND 10 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO 20 MPH.  RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL DROP TO AROUND 45 PERCENT
THROUGH 5 PM.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........54 AT IGNITION...MAX 56.
RH..................49 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 46 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS EAST AT 11 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    EAST WINDS 9 TO 12 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 3.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO EXCELLENT (37000-75900).
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800-3700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4100-4900 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 17 TO 24 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM   9 PM   11 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLDY  MCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............53     56     56     53     51     47
RH..............57     48     46     54     59     68
20 FT WIND......SE 10  E 11   E 11   E 9    E 6    E 4
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     20     20     10     5
HAINES INDEX....2      2      2      2      2      2

$$
FORECASTER...WFO MPX
REQUESTED BY...MARTY CASSELLIUS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150425.UPPER.01/MPX


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