Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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SPOT FORECAST FOR WINBERG...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
545 AM CDT SAT APR 23 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON APRIL 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

SOUTHEAST WINDS SUSTAINED AROUND 20 MPH WITH GUSTS OF 25 TO 30 MPH
ARE FORECAST AT IGNITION AND EARLY THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL
TRANSITION TO THE EAST AFTER 2 PM CDT...AND TO THE NORTHEAST THIS
EVENING AND THROUGH TONIGHT. WINDS WILL INCREASE THIS EVENING AND
TONIGHT...BECOMING SUSTAINED AT 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 35 MPH. ISOLATED
RAIN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS MORNING PRIOR TO IGNITION.
ADDITIONAL SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE LATE TONIGHT INTO SUNDAY
MORNING.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING BEFORE IGNITION.
TEMPERATURE.........55 AT IGNITION...MAX 65.
RH..................64 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 48 PERCENT.
WIND................WINDS SOUTHEAST AT 17 TO 22 MPH WITH HIGHER
                    GUSTS.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
LAL.................2.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

TIME (CDT)      5AM 6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........52  47  42  48  55  64  71  73  71  65  57  55  61
WEATHER COV.....    SCH CHC SCH SCH SCH
WEATHER TYPE....    RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TEMP............46  45  45  47  49  52  55  58  61  63  64  65  65
RH..............78  82  83  80  76  70  64  58  53  50  48  48  49
20 FT WIND DIR..SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  E   E   E
20 FT WIND SPD..17  17  17  18  20  22  24  22  22  22  22  22  21
20 FT WIND GUST.25  20  20  20  25  25  30  25  30  30  25  25  25
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
LAL.............2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2
HAINES INDEX....4   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS LATE IN THE
                    EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 42.
RH..................MAX 83 PERCENT.
WIND................BREEZY. NORTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 24 MPH INCREASING
                    TO 20 TO 25 MPH IN THE LATE EVENING AND
                    OVERNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 3 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................11 PERCENT.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
                    RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH THE DAY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 46.
RH..................MIN 79 PERCENT.
WIND................BREEZY. NORTHEAST WINDS 22 TO 28 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
LAL.................3.
CWR.................94 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...AYD
REQUESTED BY...JEFF DION
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160423.WINBE.01/BIS



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