Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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SPOT FORECAST FOR WEIGERS...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
740 AM CDT TUE JUL 7 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON JUL 07.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS ARE EXPECTED THIS MORNING AS HIGH
PRESSURE MOVES OVER THE AREA. EXPECT A SOUTH WIND AT 2 TO 5 MPH AT
IGNITION TIME. SOUTH WINDS ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BE MUCH STRONGER
THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. EXPECT SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. IF FIRE
BECOMES LARGE ENOUGH...THE FIRE MAY INFLUENCE THE WIND FIELD.
RELATIVE HUMIDITY SHOULD DECREASE TO AROUND 45 PERCENT THIS
AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....68-73.
MIN HUMIDITY........43-47 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTH UP TO 5
                    MPH EARLY.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4700-5200 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 1 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........8   11  13  15  14  11  9   8   8
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............62  65  66  67  68  69  70  70  70
RH..............58  52  50  49  49  47  45  45  45
20 FT WIND DIR..E   SE  S   SW  SW  SW  S   S   S
20 FT WIND SPD..2   2   3   4   4   4   4   4   5
20 FT WIND GUST.5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
MAX HUMIDITY........83-88 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING
                    SOUTH 5 TO 6 MPH LATE IN THE EVENING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600-4700 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 7 TO 16 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........8      8      8      11     22     33
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............69     63     58     56     54     54
RH..............47     62     80     90     96     90
20 FT WIND......S 5    S 4    S 4    S 5    S 6    S 6
20 FT WIND GUST.10     5      5      10     10     10

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
MIN HUMIDITY........42-47 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4600-6000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 7 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 15
                    TO 18 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM      10 AM     1 PM      4 PM
SKY (%).........43        61        60        52
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............59        70        74        75
RH..............72        51        48        52
20 FT WIND......S 6G10    S 8G10    S 8G10    S 7G10

$$
FORECASTER...HOPPES
REQUESTED BY...TROY BOSCHEE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150707.WEIGE.01/FGF


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