Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Green Bay, WI

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SPOT FORECAST FOR NORTH OXBOW FIELDS...WI DEPT NATURAL RESOURCES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREEN BAY WI
1210 PM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1220 CDT ON MAY 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN GREEN BAY.

...VERY LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL RESULT IN ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER
CONDITIONS OVER NORTHERN WISCONSIN TODAY...

.DISCUSSION...A FRONTAL BOUNDARY AND UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL
BRING PRECIPITATION TO SOUTHERN WISCONSIN...WITH SUNNU SKIES ACROSS
THE NORTH. SUNSHINE AND DAYTIME MIXING WILL CAUSE RELATIVE HUMIDITIES
TO DROP TO CRITICAL VALUES IN THE NORTH. FORTUNATELY...WIND SPEEDS SHOULD
REMAIN BELOW CRITICAL LEVELS. A WARM FRONT WILL BRING A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE REGION TONIGHT INTO WEDNESDAY.
A MILD AND WETTER WEATHER PATTERN WILL PERSIST FOR MUCH OF THE NEXT WEEK...WHICH
WILL AID IN THE GREEN-UP PROCESS.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........65 AT IGNITION...MAX 68.
RELATIVE HUMIDITY...28 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 25 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDS SOUTHEAST AT 10 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13
                    MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL AT IGNITION...THEN 4600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST AT AROUND 21 MPH AT IGNITION...THEN
                    SOUTHEAST 17 TO 22 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....98500 /EXCELLENT/ AT IGNITION...THEN 66500
                    /EXCELLENT/.

TIME (CDT)      NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM
SKY (%).........MCLEAR PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............63     67     68     65
RH..............28     26     26     30
20 FT WIND......SE 9   SE 10  SE 10  SE 8
20 FT WIND GUST.15     20     20     15

$$
FORECASTER...RDM
REQUESTED BY...KRISTINE BUCHHOLTZ
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150505.NORTH.01/GRB





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