Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Quad Cities, IA IL

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FNUS73 KDVN 281240
FWSDVN

SPOT FORECAST FOR PRAIRIE HILL...IA DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
740 AM CDT TUE APR 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON APRIL 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PROVIDE MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES...LIGHT WINDS...
AND LOW HUMIDITY OVER THE REGION TODAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.
AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL BE AS LOW AS 25 TO 35
PERCENT AND WINDS WILL BE MAINLY FROM THE NORTH AROUND 5 TO 10
MPH.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........65 AT IGNITION...MAX 71.
RH..................41 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 28 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 12 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
WIND SHIFT..........NONE.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 10 TO 12 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............65     69     70     69
RH..............41     39     31     30
EYE LEVEL WIND..N 4    N 5    N 7    N 5
EYE LVL WND GST.       13     13     10
MIX HGT (FT)....3100   6000   6500   6500
TRANSPORT WIND..N 12   N 12   N 12   N 12
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (20-30 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 42.
RH..................MAX 96 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH EARLY...BECOMING LIGHT
                    NORTHWEST.
WIND SHIFT..........NONE.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL DECREASING TO 200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 9 TO 12 MPH.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 71.
RH..................MIN 32 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTH WINDS 6 TO 13 MPH.
WIND SHIFT..........
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-1800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 10 TO 16 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...SHEETS
REQUESTED BY...DAVID KUTZ
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150428.PRAIR.01/DVN


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