Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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FNUS73 KMPX 231306
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SPOT FORECAST FOR EPI 1  2  3...FWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
806 AM CDT THU APR 23 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON APRIL 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
THE BURN SITE WILL EXPERIENCE A SUNNY DAY WITH LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY.
MINIMUM HUMIDITY WILL REACH NEAR 15 PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON. NORTHWEST
WINDS WILL BE MUCH LIGHTER TODAY WITH SPEEDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........50 AT IGNITION...MAX 57.
RH..................19 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 15 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS EAST AT 2 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 6 MPH LATE
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1000-38800).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5400-5800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 3 TO 7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 2 TO 8
                    MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM   9 PM
SKY COVER.......CLEAR  CLEAR  MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............46     50     55     57     55     49
RH..............23     19     15     17     23     34
20 FT WIND......NW 2   E 2    SE 2   SE 4   E 5    E 5
20 FT WIND GUST.              5      5      10     10
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4      4      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF
                    RAIN 50 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 41.
RH..................MAX 76 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (19700-54000) DECREASING TO POOR
                    (2500-11000) IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN. CHANCE OF RAIN 40
                    PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 52.
RH..................MIN 63 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 3 OR OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (13900-55100) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (70100-101500) LATE IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-2500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2900-4200 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 23 TO 31 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...SCHMIT
REQUESTED BY...DAN ANGELO
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150423.EPI12.01/MPX



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