Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BLUESTEM PRAIRIE...THE NATURE CONSERVANCY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
842 AM CDT SUN MAY 31 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1300 CDT ON MAY 31.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
MOSTLY DRY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED FOR TODAY...WITH ONLY A SLIGHT
CHANCE FOR ANY SHOWERS. OTHERWISE...HIGH PRESSURE WILL BE MOVING
AWAY FROM THE AREA...LEADING TO CONSISTENT SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 10
TO 15 MPH...WITH AN OCCASIONAL GUST TO 20 MPH. SMOKE DISPERSAL
SHOULD BE GOOD THROUGH THE BURN PERIOD. MIN HUMIDITIES WILL BE
FROM 30 TO 35 PERCENT THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-39 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1400-2500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5600 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 20 TO 28 MPH DECREASING TO 15 TO 16
                    MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........56  57  58  59  60  61
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............60  61  62  63  63  63
RH..............42  41  40  39  40  41
20 FT WIND DIR..SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
20 FT WIND SPD..12  12  12  11  11  10
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  15  15  15

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
MAX HUMIDITY........75-80 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3800-5500 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL EARLY
                    IN THE EVENING.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 13 TO 21 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........62     65     69     72     71     70
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............62     56     53     51     49     48
RH..............43     54     61     66     73     77
20 FT WIND......SE 9   SE 8   SE 8   SE 9   SE 10  SE 11
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     15     15     15     15

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....67-72.
MIN HUMIDITY........40-45 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5000-5500 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 16 TO 25 MPH INCREASING TO 26 TO 29 MPH
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM      10 AM     1 PM      4 PM
SKY (%).........70        73        74        70
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............48        59        65        69
RH..............80        60        52        45
20 FT WIND......SE 12G15  S 13G20   S 20G30   S 20G30

$$
FORECASTER...HOPKINS
REQUESTED BY...MATT MECKLENBURG
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150531.BLUES.01/FGF


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