Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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SPOT FORECAST FOR POKAGON...OTHER
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
1036 AM EDT WED APR 15 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 EDT ON APRIL 15.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

THERE IS AN INCREASED FIRE DANGER RISK TODAY DUE TO THE COMBINATION
OF GUSTY EAST WINDS...MINIMUM AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITIES
DROPPING TO BETWEEN 20 AND 25 PERCENT AND DRY 10 HOUR FUELS AROUND
10 PERCENT. DRY WEATHER WILL CONTINUE INTO THE EVENING. THE CHANCES OF
SHOWERS WILL INCREASE FOR LATER TONIGHT AND THURSDAY AS A SLOW
MOVING UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE APPROACHES.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........59 AT IGNITION...MAX 66.
RH..................34 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 23 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS EAST AT 10 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    EAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND
                    15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING CLOUDY. SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE
                    OF RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS 50 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 44.
RH..................MAX 76 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND
                    10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...

SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.

$$
FORECASTER...LASHLEY
REQUESTED BY...WILL WIGGINS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150415.POKAG.01/IWX






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