Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR ST CROIX SAVANNA...MN DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
719 AM CDT MON APR 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON APRIL 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PREVAIL ACROSS THE BURN
SITE TODAY. THIS WILL LEAD TO LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS THIS MORNING
WITH WINDS BECOMING MORE NORTHERLY THIS AFTERNOON. MINIMUM HUMIDITY
THIS AFTERNOON WILL REACH NEAR 20 PERCENT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........56 AT IGNITION...MAX 66.
RH..................30 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 22 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTH AT 6 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1000-41000) INCREASING TO GOOD TO
                    EXCELLENT (54600-65500) LATE IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5000-6400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 5 TO 14 MPH INCREASING TO 12 TO 15 MPH
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM
SKY COVER.......CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............45     56     61     64     66     64
RH..............43     30     26     23     22     24
20 FT WIND......N 2    N 5    N 5    N 5    N 5    N 4
20 FT WIND GUST.5             10     10            5
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4      4      5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 38.
RH..................MAX 89 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 68.
RH..................MIN 38 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 6 MPH LATE IN
                    THE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 5 OR OR VERY LOW TO OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1000-50500) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (82300-100500) IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7100-8300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 5
                    TO 14 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTH AROUND 15 MPH LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...HILTBRAND
REQUESTED BY...NATE RENK
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150427.STCRO.01/MPX



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