Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Quad Cities, IA IL

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SPOT FORECAST FOR GALENA DERAILMENT...NWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
752 PM CST THU MAR 5 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 1939 CST ON MARCH 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

EXPECT DRY AND COLD CONDITIONS OVERNIGHT WITH LOWEST WIND CHILL VALUES
OF 10 TO 15 BELOW ZERO. A LIGHT SW WIND WILL BECOMING SOUTH AROUND
MIDNIGHT. THE WIND WILL INCREASE FRIDAY MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHWEST
AND GUSTING AROUND 25 MPH. TEMPERATURES WILL WARM THROUGH THE DAY FRIDAY.

.REST OF TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (20-30 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........7 AT INCIDENT...MIN -1.
WIND CHILL VALUES...10 TO 15 BELOW ZERO OVERNIGHT.
RH..................69 PERCENT AT INCIDENT...MAX 83 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.
WIND SHIFT..........SW WIND BECOMING SOUTH AROUND MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (CST)      7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY COVER.......CLR CLR CLR MCR MCR MCR MCR PC  PC  PC  MC
WEATHER COV.....NONE
WEATHER TYPE....NONE
TEMP............7   5   4   2   0   -1  -1  0   1   2   2
RH..............66  69  72  75  79  83  83  83  83  79  79
EYE LVL WND DIR.W   SW  SW  SW  SW  S   S   S   S   S   S
EYE LVL WND SPD.4   4   4   4   4   4   4   5   5   5   5
EYE LVL WND GST.                                10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...1.0 0.6 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3
TRANSP WIND DIR.SW  SW  SW  SW  S   S   S   S   S   S   S
TRANSP WIND SPD.6   5   5   5   6   6   6   6   7   8   10
HAINES INDEX....4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   3

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 30.
WIND CHILL VALUES...WARMING THROUGH THE SINGLE DIGITS ABOVE ZERO
                    IN THE MORNING...INTO THE TEENS DURING THE AFTERNOON.
RH..................MIN 62 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 16 MPH.
WIND SHIFT..........SOUTH WIND BECOMING SW AND GUSTY BY LATE MORNING.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 12 TO 17 MPH.

TIME (CST)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY COVER.......MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC
WEATHER COV.....NONE
WEATHER TYPE....NONE
TEMP............3   6   9   13  17  22  26  28  30  30  29  28
RH..............79  76  76  73  70  65  62  63  63  66  72  78
EYE LVL WND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
EYE LVL WND SPD.9   10  11  11  11  11  11  11  11  11  10  8
EYE LVL WND GST.15  15      20  25  25  25  25  25  20  20  15
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.4 0.5 0.6 0.7 1.0 1.2 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.5 1.4
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  W
TRANSP WIND SPD.12  13  14  15  16  17  17  17  17  17  17  17
HAINES INDEX....3   3   2   2   3   3   4   4   3   3   3   4

$$
FORECASTER...RP KINNEY
REQUESTED BY...RICH KINNEY
TYPE OF REQUEST...HAZMAT
.TAG 20150305.GALEN.01/DVN





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