Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SYRE...MN DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
904 AM CDT TUE MAR 31 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1500 CDT ON MARCH 31.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
THE MOST SIGNIFICANT WEATHER ISSUE TODAY WILL BE SHIFTING WINDS.
LIGHT WEST WINDS WILL SHIFT TO THE NORTHWEST BY IGNITION
TIME...THEN BECOME NORTHERLY BY MID AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL CONTINUE
TO SHIFT AROUND TO THE EAST BY THIS EVENING. ON A POSITIVE
NOTE...WIND VELOCITY WILL GENERALLY BE IN THE 5 TO 10 MPH RANGE
THROUGHOUT THE DAY. DRY WEATHER IS EXPECTED AS AN UPPER RIDGE
MOVES OVER NORTHWEST MINNESOTA.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-61.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-40 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING TO
                    THE EAST UP TO 5 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3900-4400 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 6 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST
                    AROUND 7 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........22  25  28  31  33
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............54  55  57  58  58
RH..............45  42  40  40  42
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  N   N   NE  E
20 FT WIND SPD..6   5   5   5   5
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10  10

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....40-45.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-82 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 13 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 25 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500-3600 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL EARLY
                    IN THE EVENING.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 6 TO 14 MPH INCREASING TO 21 TO 28
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN INCREASING TO 30 TO
                    36 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING DECREASING TO
                    AROUND 24 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........35     36     36     35     37     38
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............56     50     45     43     43     43
RH..............47     56     68     73     76     79
20 FT WIND......SE 5   SE 7   SE 9   SE 12  SE 16  SE 18
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     15     20     25     25

$$
FORECASTER...SPEICHER
REQUESTED BY...JASON EKSTEIN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150331.SYRE_.01/FGF






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