Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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SPOT FORECAST FOR ZIMMER RIDGE...SDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
946 AM MST THU FEB 11 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0929 MST ON FEBRUARY 11.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...
WARM AND BREEZY CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE TODAY. A COLD FRONT
WILL BACK INTO THE AREA TONIGHT...BRINGING SOME FOG OVERNIGHT.
THE FOG MAY LINGER INTO FRIDAY MORNING...WITH SKIES BECOMING
PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED RAIN AND SNOW
SHOWERS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE ON FRIDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 46.
MIN HUMIDITY........36 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST 10 TO 15 MPH...GUSTS 20 TO 30 MPH AT RIDGETOP
                    LEVEL.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 35 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SOME FOG POSSIBLE AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 23.
MAX HUMIDITY........95-100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SOME FOG IN THE MORNING. ISOLATED
                    RAIN AND SNOW SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35-37.
MIN HUMIDITY........55-60 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........VARIABLE WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH BECOMING
                    SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................5 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200 TO 2700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

$$
FORECASTER...NWS
REQUESTED BY...LOOKOUT
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160211.ZIMME.01/UNR


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