Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Rapids, MI

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR MALAN...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND RAPIDS MI
1054 PM EDT SAT APR 25 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 EDT ON APRIL 26.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HUDSON BAY HIGH PRESSURE WILL FEED DRY AIR INTO THE
STATE OVER THE NEXT WEEK. NORTHERLY WINDS ARE FORECASTED WITH GUSTS
UP TO AROUND 20 MPH POSSIBLE.


.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........50 AT IGNITION...MAX 56.
RH..................48 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTH AT 15 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 14 TO 18 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1400-1900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5100 FT AGL AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE 6400-6900 FT AGL.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....100-300 (POOR TO GOOD) INCREASING TO 800-1100
                    (EXCELLENT).

TIME (EDT)      11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM
SKY (%).........28     64     76     76     69
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............50     53     55     56     55
RH..............48     44     38     35     43
20 FT WIND......N 15   N 16   N 16   N 15   N 11
20 FT GUST......       20     20     20     15

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 37.
RH..................MAX 82 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 55.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...MJS
REQUESTED BY...GARY LINDSAY
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150426.MALAN.01/GRR






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