Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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SPOT FORECAST FOR STENSAAS NE...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
713 AM CDT SAT MAY 2 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 CDT ON MAY 02.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A DRY AND VERY WARM DAY IS ON TAP FOR THE AREA TODAY. MORNING
CLOUDS WILL GIVE WAY TO INCREASING SUNSHINE.  DEEP MIXING TODAY
SHOULD ALLOW DEWPOINTS TO MIX OUT. HIGH PRESSURE IS SLIDING
TO THE SOUTHEAST OF THE AREA AND THE RETURN FLOW ON THE BACK SIDE
OF THE HIGH WILL BRING IN MORE MOISTURE TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60 AT IGNITION...MAX 76.
MIN HUMIDITY........45 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 29 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDS SOUTHWEST AT 8 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT...THEN
                    BECOMING SOUTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH IN THE LATE
                    MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD /44500 KNOT-FT/ AT IGNITION. MAX...GOOD
                    /44500 KNOT-FT/ INCREASING TO EXCELLENT TO
                    EXCELLENT (109900-124600 KNOT-FT).

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........PCLDY  MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............63     70     74     76
RH..............45     38     34     30
20 FT WIND......SW 7   SW 9   SW 11  SW 11
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     20     20
HAINES INDEX....4      5      5      5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....MIN 54.
MAX HUMIDITY........MAX 83 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO EXCELLENT (54500-95200 KNOT-FT)
                    DECREASING TO POOR TO FAIR (2300-28600 KNOT-FT)
                    IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............72     65     59     57     56     54
RH..............38     50     62     67     72     80
20 FT WIND......S 8    S 6    S 6    S 6    S 6    S 5
20 FT WIND GUST.15     10     15     15     15     10
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      4      4      3

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....MAX 80.
MIN HUMIDITY........MIN 38 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 30 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR VERY LOW TO OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2700-32900 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT TO EXCELLENT (182700-211000 KNOT-FT).

TIME (CDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....                            S CHC  CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............54     60     67     74     78     80
RH..............80     69     59     48     42     39
20 FT WIND......S 6    S 8    SW 11  SW 14  SW 15  SW 15
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     25     25     30     30
HAINES INDEX....3      3      4      4      4      4

$$
FORECASTER...DAVIS
REQUESTED BY...SEAN SALLMANN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150502.STENS.01/MKX


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