Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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FNUS73 KMPX 231255
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SPOT FORECAST FOR HARRY CATER...MN DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
755 AM CDT THU APR 23 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0810 CDT ON APRIL 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A SUNNY DAY IS IN STORE FOR THE BURN SITE ALONG WITH
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY IN THE AFTERNOON. MINIMUM HUMIDITY WILL
REACH NEAR 20 PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON. NORTHWEST WINDS WILL BE MUCH
LIGHTER TODAY WITH SPEEDS LESS THAN 10 MPH.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........39 AT IGNITION...MAX 52.
RH..................44 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 19 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 6 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1800-45600) INCREASING TO FAIR TO
                    GOOD (26700-59300) LATE IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5300-5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 6 TO 14 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY COVER.......CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............26     35     43     47     50     52
RH..............57     44     30     22     19     20
20 FT WIND......NW 3   NW 5   NW 5   NW 5   NW 5   NW 4
20 FT WIND GUST.5             10     10            5
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      4      3      3

.TONIGHT...

TEMPERATURE.........MIN 36.
RH..................MAX 67 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 7 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. RAIN LIKELY. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 50.
RH..................MIN 53 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 3 OR OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (3000-39600) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (92500-111900).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2900-4500 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 14 TO 21 MPH INCREASING TO 24 TO 31
                    MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...HILTBRAND
REQUESTED BY...RUSS SMITH
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150423.HARRY.02/MPX


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