Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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SPOT FORECAST FOR TOWER ROAD 2...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
730 AM CST WED MAR 4 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CST ON MARCH 04.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

EXPECT A BRISK NORTHWEST WIND AHEAD OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE
NORTHERN PLAINS.  STEEP LOW LEVEL LAPSE RATES WILL ALLOW MIXING OF
20 TO 25 MPH GUSTS TO THE SURFACE INTO THE EARLY AFTERNOON THEN
SLOWLY DIMINISH AS THE HIGH MOVES TOWARD THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....10 AT IGNITION...MAX 15.
MIN HUMIDITY........62 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 56 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDS NORTHWEST AT 12 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 2.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR /0 KNOT-FT/ AT IGNITION. MAX...POOR /0
                    KNOT-FT/.

TIME (CST)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............10     12     14     12
RH..............69     63     58     60
20 FT WIND......NW 11  W 12   W 14   W 11
20 FT WIND GUST.21     22     22     20
HAINES INDEX....2      2      2      2

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....MIN -6.
MAX HUMIDITY........MAX 81 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH UNTIL EARLY MORNING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (0 KNOT-FT).

TIME (CST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............9      7      4      2      0      -3
RH..............57     60     62     65     68     75
20 FT WIND......W 7    NW 7   NW 6   NW 5   NW 5   NW 4
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     15     10     10     10
HAINES INDEX....2      2      2      2      2      2

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....MAX 12.
MIN HUMIDITY........MIN 49 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (0 KNOT-FT).

TIME (CST)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............-6     -1     5      9      11     10
RH..............78     71     62     52     50     55
20 FT WIND......NW 5   NW 5   W 6    W 7    W 8    W 7
20 FT WIND GUST.10     15     15     15     15     15
HAINES INDEX....2      2      2      2      2      2

$$
FORECASTER...HENTZ
REQUESTED BY...SEAN SALLMANN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150304.TOWER.01/MKX



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