Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR GREY CLOUD DUNES...MNDNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
807 AM CDT SAT MAY 2 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1030 CDT ON MAY 02.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

SOUTH-SOUTHWEST FLOW WILL DOMINATE THE WIND DIRECTION
NEAR THE SURFACE THIS AFTERNOON ONCE TEMPERATURES RISE
INTO THE 70S.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........73 AT IGNITION...MAX 80.
RH..................51 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 33 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTH AT 6 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 9 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2400-45500) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (77600-113900) LATE IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7800-9200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 9 TO 15 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............60     69     75     80     80     77
RH..............68     51     40     33     33     37
20 FT WIND......S 3    S 4    S 5    S 7    S 6    S 6
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5      10     15     10     10
HAINES INDEX....5      5      4      5      5      5

.TONIGHT...

TEMPERATURE.........MIN 57.
RH..................MAX 83 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE
                    OF PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 82.
RH..................MIN 44 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

$$
FORECASTER...TAGGART
REQUESTED BY...RUSS SMITH
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150502.GREYC.01/MPX


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