Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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SPOT FORECAST FOR ZUMBRO FALLS...MINNESOTA DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
740 AM CDT FRI APR 17 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1030 CDT ON APRIL 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE.

.DISCUSSION...EXPECT POOR SMOKE DISPERSAL WITH TEMPERATURES
IN THE MID 60S AND HUMIDITIES IN THE MID 50S AT IGNITION. SMOKE
DISPERSAL WILL IMPROVE THROUGH LATE MORNING AND INTO THE AFTERNOON.
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL BE IN THE LOW 30S THIS AFTERNOON
UNDER MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES. WINDS WILL REMAIN OUT OF THE NORTHWEST
FOR MOST OF FRIDAY WITH PERIODS OF LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS
POSSIBLE.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........64 AT IGNITION...MAX 74.
RH..................54 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 32.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST NEAR 4 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...WITH LIGHT WINDS OUT OF THE
                    NORTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................NONE.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6000 FT AGL AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE 1200 FT AGL
                    INCREASING TO 8200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 6 TO 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR /6300 KNOT-FT/ AT IGNITION.MAX...EXCELLENT
                    /90800 KNOT-FT/.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (% OPAQUE)..15     15     34     34     34     35
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............47     58     68     72     74     74
RH..............89     66     45     38     33     33
20 FT WIND......W 3    W 3    NW 4   NW 5   NW 5   NW 5
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5      5
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4      5      5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 47.
RH..................MAX 68 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING
                    NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT
                    INCREASING TO 5 TO 6 MPH.
CWR.................NONE.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (% OPAQUE)..35     35     33     37     37     53
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............71     64     57     53     51     49
RH..............39     46     55     61     63     66
20 FT WIND......NW 5   NW 5   N 4    NE 5   NE 5   NE 5
20 FT WIND GUST.              5

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 40 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 66.
RH..................MIN 38 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH.
CWR.................NONE.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (% OPAQUE)..66     66     71     76     76     83
WEATHER COV.....                     CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............47     52     60     66     65     65
RH..............68     59     46     38     41     41
20 FT WIND......E 9    E 9    E 12   E 14   E 14   E 14
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     20     20     20     25

$$
FORECASTER...CC
REQUESTED BY...RUSS SMITH
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150417.ZUMBR.01/ARX



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