Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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FNUS73 KMPX 161409
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SPOT FORECAST FOR IPBC...OTHER
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
909 AM CDT THU APR 16 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1130 CDT ON APRIL 16.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A MIX OF SUN AND CLOUDS CAN BE EXPECTED TODAY. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS
WILL 10 MPH OR LESS AND GENERALLY FROM THE WEST... WITH RH VALUES
BOTTOMING OUT IN THE MIDDLE 30S PERCENT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........63 AT IGNITION...MAX 68.
RH..................46 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 36 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS WEST AT 6 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2000-42800) INCREASING TO GOOD TO
                    EXCELLENT (35400-74800) EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3000-4800 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO
                    5000-6800 FT AGL EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON
                    DECREASING TO 3200 FT AGL LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 9 TO 13 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM
SKY COVER.......MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............55  57  61  63  63  65  67  68  67  66  63  60
RH..............46  47  46  46  48  45  40  36  37  37  41  44
20 FT WIND DIR..S   SW  SW  W   W   W   W   NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD..5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   3
20 FT WIND GUST.    10      10  10  10  10  10  10  10      5
HAINES INDEX....3   3   3   3   3   4   4   4   4   4   4   4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 40.
RH..................MAX 82 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (1000-14200).

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 69.
RH..................MIN 25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 TO 6 OR OR LOW TO OR HIGH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1000-43800) INCREASING TO GOOD
                    (43400-53300) LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4800-5900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 3 TO 10 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...HULTQUIST
REQUESTED BY...JASON LINKERT
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150416.IPBC_.01/MPX


SKY (%) LEGEND
CLR = CLEAR
MCR = MOSTLY CLEAR
PC = PARTLY CLOUDY
MC = MOSTLY CLOUDY
CDY = CLOUDY



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