Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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SPOT FORECAST FOR ZIGENHAGEL...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
725 AM CDT WED OCT 29 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON OCTOBER 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

SOUTHERLY WINDS ARE FORECAST TODAY AHEAD OF A WARM FRONT. THIS WARM
FRONT WILL BE OVERTAKEN BY A COLD FRONT AND PASS OVER THE
BURN SITE BETWEEN 10 PM AND MIDNIGHT CDT TONIGHT. WINDS WILL SLOWLY
TURN SOUTHWEST AROUND SUNSET AHEAD OF THIS FRONT...AND FINALLY BE OUT
OF THE NORTHWEST BEHIND THE FRONT. THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT
RAIN SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON. THE BEST CHANCES ARE AFTER 2 PM CDT. RAINFALL
AMOUNTS OF 0.05 INCHES OR LESS ARE EXPECTED.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
                    CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
TEMPERATURE.........42 AT IGNITION...MAX 49.
RH..................61 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 48 PERCENT.
WIND................WINDS SOUTH AT 11 MPH AT IGNITION...
                    INCREASING TO 13 TO 18 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

TIME (CDT)      7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........84  51  18  1   13  37  49  56  69  76  75  72
WEATHER COV.....PTY PTY                     SCH SCH CHC CHC CHC
WEATHER TYPE....FOG FOG                     RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TEMP............30  31  33  35  38  42  46  48  49  49  48  47
RH..............98  92  82  75  69  61  52  49  48  49  50  55
20 FT WIND DIR..SW  SW  S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT WIND SPD..6   7   7   9   11  12  15  17  20  20  18  15
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10      15      20          20
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   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 THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 32.
RH..................MAX 96 PERCENT.
WIND................NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 43.
RH..................MIN 62 PERCENT.
WIND................NORTH WINDS 13 TO 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...AYD
REQUESTED BY...JASON WAGNER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141029.ZIGEN.01/BIS






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