Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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FNUS73 KMPX 231418
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SPOT FORECAST FOR VINELAND BURN...MNA-BIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
918 AM CDT THU APR 23 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON APRIL 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A SUNNY DAY WITH RELATIVELY LOW HUMIDITY IS IN STORE FOR THE BURN SITE.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY WILL REACH NEAR 25 PERCENT BY LATE AFTERNOON. NORTHWEST
WINDS WILL BE MUCH LIGHTER TODAY WITH SPEEDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........40 AT IGNITION...MAX 47.
RH..................34 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 6 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2700-47200).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4600-5100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 6 TO 15 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM   8 PM
SKY COVER.......CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............37     40     44     46     47     44
RH..............44     34     28     26     27     35
20 FT WIND......NW 4   NW 5   NW 4   NW 3   NW 2   N 2
20 FT WIND GUST.5             5      5      5      5
HAINES INDEX....5      4      3      3      3      3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE
                    OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 34.
RH..................MAX 72 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (1500-17700).

$$
FORECASTER...SCHMIT
REQUESTED BY...DUANE BEBEAU
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150423.VINEL.01/MPX


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