Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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SPOT FORECAST FOR RX 5-2...THE NATURE CONSERVANCY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
812 AM CDT WED MAY 20 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON MAY 20.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN OVER THE REGION TODAY
MAINTAINING A NORTHWEST WIND. FROM THIS MORNINGS BISMARCK SOUNDING
THE LOW LEVEL INVERSION EXTENDED TO 1000 FEET AND WILL BREAK WHEN
THE TEMPERATURE REACHES 51 DEGREES. HIGHS TODAY WILL BE 65 TO 70
WITH MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY OF 34 PERCENT. THE MIXING HEIGHT
WILL BE AROUND 10600 FT AGL. SMOKE DISPERSAL WILL BE VERY GOOD.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. WIDESPREAD FROST EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.
TEMPERATURE.........60 AT IGNITION...MAX 64.
RH..................36 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 34 PERCENT.
WIND................WINDS NORTHWEST AT 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.

TIME (CDT)      8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........7   8   9   10  11  11  12  13  13  15
WEATHER COV.....WID
WEATHER TYPE....FST
TEMP............39  46  51  55  58  60  61  62  63  64
RH..............66  57  50  43  39  36  35  35  34  34
20 FT WIND DIR..W   W   W   NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD..9   10  10  10  11  11  11  10  10  10
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 42.
RH..................MAX 76 PERCENT.
WIND................WEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........19     19     11     17     17     10
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............63     59     51     48     46     43
RH..............36     39     59     64     66     74
20 FT WIND......NW 10  NW 9   W 7    W 9    W 9    W 10
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     10     10     15     15
HAINES INDEX....6      6      6      6      6      6

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 68.
RH..................MIN 35 PERCENT.
WIND................NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........15     16     18     19     20     24
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............42     47     57     64     67     68
RH..............76     65     49     41     37     36
20 FT WIND......W 9    NW 9   NW 10  NW 10  NW 10  N 10
20 FT WIND GUST.15     10
HAINES INDEX....6      6      6      6      6      6

$$
FORECASTER...ABELING
REQUESTED BY...CHRIS GORDON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150520.RX52_.01/BIS


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