Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Quad Cities, IA IL

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MUSKRAT SLOUGH...IOWA DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
1107 AM CDT MON APR 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON APRIL 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES AND DRY CONDITIONS
THROUGH AT LEAST MID WEEK. WINDS WILL BE GENERALLY LIGHT FROM
THE NORTH TO NORTHEAST WITH AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES
DROPPING INTO THE RANGE OF 25 TO 35 PERCENT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-5 PERCENT). PATCHY FROST EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.
TEMPERATURE.........60 AT IGNITION...MAX 64.
RH..................36 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 33 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTH-NORTHEAST 5 TO 12 MPH.
WIND SHIFT..........NONE
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 8 TO 17 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY COVER.......CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............60     63     64
RH..............36     33     33
EYE LEVEL WIND..N 7    N 8    N 8
EYE LVL WND GST.15     15     15
MIX HGT (FT)....3900   4500   4700
TRANSPORT WIND..N 14   N 16   N 17
HAINES INDEX....3      3      2

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT). PATCHY FROST AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 35.
RH..................MAX 100 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND SHIFT..........NONE
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2800-4600 FT AGL DECREASING TO 0 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 9 TO 18 MPH DECREASING TO 3 TO 7 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT). PATCHY FROST EARLY IN
                    THE MORNING.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 67.
RH..................MIN 33 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
WIND SHIFT..........NONE
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-1800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 3 TO 12 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...UTTECH
REQUESTED BY...KURT CORNILSEN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150427.MUSKR.01/DVN



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