Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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SPOT FORECAST FOR GREEN NEEDLE WEST...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
825 AM CDT WED OCT 22 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON OCTOBER 22.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A COLD FRONT HAS PASSED THROUGH THE AREA THIS MORNING.
THE WINDS WILL BE WESTERLY THROUGH TODAY. COOLER TEMPERATURES
TODAY WILL RESULT IN A HIGHER MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY IN THE 50S.
THE LOW LEVEL INVERSION WILL BREAK WHEN THE TEMPERATURE REACHES 57 DEGREES
OR AROUND 1 PM CDT. THE MIXING HEIGHT WILL RISE TO 5000 FEET THIS AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN
                    THE MORNING.
TEMPERATURE.........54 AT IGNITION...MAX 60.
RH..................71 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 58 PERCENT.
WIND................WINDS WEST AT 22 MPH AT IGNITION...AND
                    WEST WINDS 16 TO 24 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

TIME (CDT)      8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........64  59  57  58  59  60  61  62  62  58  50
WEATHER COV.....ISO ISO
WEATHER TYPE....RW  RW
TEMP............48  49  50  51  54  57  59  60  60  59  57
RH..............96  90  85  80  71  64  60  58  58  60  64
20 FT WIND DIR..W   W   W   SW  W   W   W   W   W   W   W
20 FT WIND SPD..17  18  20  21  24  25  26  26  25  22  18
20 FT WIND GUST.20  25  25  25  30  30  30  30  30  30  25
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
HAINES INDEX....4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 36.
RH..................MAX 96 PERCENT.
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........46     30     23     18     14     12
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............54     48     44     43     40     37
RH..............69     80     86     82     89     96
20 FT WIND......W 15   W 10   W 9    W 11   W 10   W 7
20 FT WIND GUST.20     15     10     15     15     10
CWR.............0      0      0      0      0      0
LAL.............1      1      1      1      1      1
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4      4      4

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 66.
RH..................MIN 26 PERCENT.
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 9 MPH INCREASING TO 5 TO
                    10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...ABELING
REQUESTED BY...CALVIN MOLDENHAUER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141022.GREEN.01/BIS






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