Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sioux Falls, SD

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SPOT FORECAST FOR TOUCH THE SKY...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SIOUX FALLS SD
1233 PM CDT MON JUL 21 2014

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...
HOT AND HUMID CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS OUT OF
THE SOUTHEAST COULD BECOME A BIT MORE SOUTHERLY AS THE AFTERNOON
PROGRESSES AND SHOULD BECOME RATHER BREEZY. THUNDERSTORM CHANCES
TONIGHT WILL LIKELY STAY NORTH OF THIS AREA.

.REST OF TODAY...

MAX TEMPERATURE.....85-90.
MIN HUMIDITY........63 PERCENT.

TIME (CDT)      12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY COVER.......MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  PC
% SKY COVER.....81  75  69  63  57  53  49
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............81  83  84  86  88  88  87
RH..............74  72  72  68  63  63  68
DEWPOINT........72  73  74  74  74  74  75
20 FT WIND DIR..SSE SSE SSE S   S   S   S
20 FT WIND SPD..14  14  15  16  16  15  14
20 FT WIND GUST.    18  22  23  24  23  18
SMOKE DISPERSAL.FR  GD  GD  GD  GD  FR  PR
CHC OF PCPN (%).0   0   0   10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...1.7 1.9 1.9 2.0 2.0 1.4 0.8
TRANSP WIND DIR.SSE SSE SSE SSE S   S   S
TRANSP WIND SPD.21  22  24  25  25  23  18
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   6   6   6   5

.TONIGHT...

MIN TEMPERATURE.....69-74.
MAX HUMIDITY........93 PERCENT.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY COVER.......PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY
% SKY COVER.....45     36     34     39     39     39
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............87     83     78     76     74     74
RH..............70     80     91     90     93     87
DEWPOINT........76     76     75     73     72     70
20 FT WIND......S 13   S 12   S 9    SSW 9  WNW 12 NNW 13
20 FT WIND GUST.20     15     10     10     15     15
SMOKE DISPERSAL.POOR   POOR   POOR   POOR   POOR   POOR
CHC OF PCPN (%).10     10     10     10     10     10

.TUESDAY...

MAX TEMPERATURE.....82-87.
MIN HUMIDITY........57 PERCENT.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY COVER.......PCLDY  MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  MCLEAR MCLEAR
% SKY COVER.....39     20     19     38     22     16
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............73     75     79     83     85     84
RH..............90     84     74     63     57     57
DEWPOINT........70     70     70     69     68     67
20 FT WIND......NNW 10 NNW 10 N 12   N 14   N 14   N 14
20 FT WIND GUST.       15     15     20     20     20
SMOKE DISPERSAL.POOR   POOR   FAIR   GOOD   GOOD   GOOD
CHC OF PCPN (%).0      0      0      10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)....300    700    1600   2800   3300   3300
TRANSPORT WIND..NNW 12 N 17   N 22   N 22   N 22   N 23
HAINES INDEX....5      4      4      4      4      4

WEATHER TYPE ABBREVIATIONS

1)  T  = THUNDERSTORMS
2)  R  = RAIN
3)  RW = RAIN SHOWERS
4)  L  = DRIZZLE
5)  ZR = FREEZING RAIN
6)  ZL = FREEZING DRIZZLE
7)  S  = SNOW
8)  SW = SNOW SHOWERS
9)  IP = ICE PELLETS
10) F  = FOG
11) ZF = FREEZING FOG
12) IC = ICE CRYSTALS
13) H  = HAZE
14) BS = BLOWING SNOW
15) K  = SMOKE
16) BD = BLOWING DUST
17) FR = FROST

$$
FORECASTER...MJF
REQUESTED BY...ERIC EARHART
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140721.TOUCH.01/FSD






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