Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR VERMILLION HIGHLANDS D318-15-C...MN DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
732 AM CDT THU APR 23 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0750 CDT ON APRIL 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A SUNNY DAY WITH LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY IS
IN STORE FOR THE BURN SITE. 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.........36 AT IGNITION...MAX 52.
RH..................53 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 20 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 6 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2500-34200) INCREASING TO GOOD TO
                    EXCELLENT (37800-70300) IN THE LATE MORNING AND
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4900-5600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 8 TO 16 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY COVER.......CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............28     36     44     47     50     52
RH..............63     45     29     24     21     22
20 FT WIND......W 2    NW 5   NW 5   NW 5   NW 5   NW 4
20 FT WIND GUST.5             10                   5
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5      4      3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW EARLY IN
                    THE MORNING. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30
                    PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 35.
RH..................MAX 61 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING.

$$
FORECASTER...HILTBRAND
REQUESTED BY...KEVIN FREKING
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150423.VERMI.01/MPX


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