Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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FNUS73 KARX 051327
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SPOT FORECAST FOR ZUMBRO FALLS...MINNESOTA DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
827 AM CDT TUE MAY 5 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON MAY 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE.

.DISCUSSION...A STATIONARY FRONT WILL REAMIN OVER CENTRAL IOWA
TODAY...AND THEN BEGIN TO MOVE SLOWLY NORTH AS A WARM FRONT
TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY. THIS FRONT WILL KEEP SKIES GENERALLY
CLOUDY ACROSS THE AREA TODAY...AND THEN THIS FRONT WILL BRING
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FOR TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY.

THE LOWEST RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL BE AROUND 50 PERCENT THIS
AFTERNOON. EAST WINDS WILL BE IN THE 7 TO 12 MPH THIS MORNING
AND THEN SHIFT TO THE SOUTHEAST FOR THE AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........61 AT IGNITION...MAX 67.
RH..................56 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 52.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS EAST AT 12 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
CWR.................NONE.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 3.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE 3000 FT AGL
                    INCREASING TO 4000 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 21 TO 24 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD /51300 KNOT-FT/ AT IGNITION.
                    MAX...EXCELLENT /82000 KNOT-FT/.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (% OPAQUE)..72     72     83     88     88     91
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............48     56     61     64     66     66
RH..............86     66     56     56     54     54
20 FT WIND......E 8    E 8    E 11   SE 11  SE 11  SE 10
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     20     20     20     15
HAINES INDEX....3      2      2      2      3      3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH
                    THE NIGHT. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN
                    THE EVENING. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 40
                    PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 51.
RH..................MAX 93 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
CWR.................24 PERCENT INCREASING TO 32 PERCENT IN THE LATE
                    EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN DECREASING TO
                    24 PERCENT EARLY IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (% OPAQUE)..91     91     97     97     97     90
WEATHER COV.....S CHC  CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............64     59     56     54     52     51
RH..............60     75     83     86     89     93
20 FT WIND......SE 9   SE 9   SE 7   SE 7   SE 7   SE 7
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     10     10     10     10

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50
                    PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 77.
RH..................MIN 52 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 25 MPH.
CWR.................21 PERCENT INCREASING TO 35 PERCENT IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (% OPAQUE)..82     82     74     70     70     77
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE S CHC  S CHC  CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............52     56     65     75     77     76
RH..............93     90     73     58     52     54
20 FT WIND......SE 8   SE 8   SE 9   SE 12  SE 12  SE 14
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     15     20     20     25

$$

FORECASTER...JSB
REQUESTED BY...RUSS SMITH
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150505.ZUMBR.01/ARX


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