Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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FNUS73 KMPX 161226
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SPOT FORECAST FOR RIVER TERRACE...MN DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
726 AM CDT THU APR 16 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON APRIL 16.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A MIX OF SUN AND CLOUDS CAN BE EXPECTED TODAY. BURNING
CONDITIONS WILL BE MUCH IMPROVED...AS SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS WILL BE
LESS THAN 10 MPH FROM THE WEST AND RH VALUES WILL BOTTOM OUT IN THE
MID 30S PERCENT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........62 AT IGNITION...MAX 69.
RH..................36 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 33 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTHWEST AT 4 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH
                    AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    BECOMING LIGHT LATE IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    WEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON BECOMING
                    LIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2000-48900) INCREASING TO FAIR TO
                    EXCELLENT (16800-60400) LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM   8 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............57     62     66     69     66     62
RH..............42     36     34     33     40     48
20 FT WIND......S 3    SW 3   SW 4   W 4    W 3    NW 3
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5      5      5      5      5
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      5      5      5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 44.
RH..................MAX 86 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 72.
RH..................MIN 36 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...CALDERONE
REQUESTED BY...RUSS SMITH
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150416.RIVER.01/MPX



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