Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SLADE NWR...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
648 AM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON MAY 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

WEAK HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE AREA WILL BRING LIGHT WINDS TO THE BURN
SITE TODAY. WEST NORTHWEST WINDS AT IGNITION WILL SLOWLY TURN TO OUT OF THE
SOUTH THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AND THEN TO OUT OF THE EAST TONIGHT. THIS
AFTERNOON WINDS WILL BE LIGHT AROUND 5 MPH WITH A GUST OR TWO AROUND
15 MPH. TONIGHT A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL APPROACH FROM THE SOUTH...
BRINGING A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE BURN SITE TONIGHT
THROUGH TOMORROW.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........70 AT IGNITION...MAX 78.
RH..................38 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 26 PERCENT.
WIND................WINDS WILL BE WEST NORTHWEST AT 5 MPH AT
                    IGNITION. THROUGH THE AFTERNOON WINDS WILL
                    SWITCH TO OUT OF THE SOUTH AND REMAIN AROUND
                    5 MPH. WIND GUSTS TO 15 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........34  29  23  16  10  7   6   6   8   14  21  27
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............53  54  57  60  64  68  70  73  75  76  77  78
RH..............90  87  78  66  54  44  38  34  31  29  27  26
20 FT WIND DIR..SW  W   NW  NW  N   NW  NW  W   W   W   SW  S
20 FT WIND SPD..6   6   6   6   6   6   6   7   7   7   6   6
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  15  15  15  15  15
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
LAL.............5   5   5   5   5   5   1   1   1   1   1   1
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 57.
RH..................MAX 84 PERCENT.
WIND................EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
LAL.................2 INCREASING TO 3 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................18 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. LIKELY SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING AND A CHANCE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 73.
RH..................MIN 57 PERCENT.
WIND................WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH AND EAST IN THE MORNING
                    SWITCHING TO SOUTHERLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
LAL.................4.
CWR.................56 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...MATHEWS
REQUESTED BY...CHAD WIMER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160524.SLADE.01/BIS



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