Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CARTWRIGHT WPA...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
734 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON MAY 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP
NEAR THE BURN AREA THIS AFTERNOON...MAINLY AFTER 2 PM CDT. MORE
WIDESPREAD AND STRONGER SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE FORECAST
LATE TONIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT CDT. OTHERWISE...MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES
AT IGNITION WILL GIVE WAY TO INCREASING CLOUD COVER IN THE LATE
AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL BE LIGHT TODAY...FROM THE EAST AROUND 5 MPH
AT IGNITION SHIFTING SOUTHEAST AT 5 TO 10 MPH BY 3 PM CDT.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY WITH INCREASING CLOUDS IN THE
                    LATE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
TEMPERATURE.........76 AT IGNITION...MAX 78.
RH..................39 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 35 PERCENT.
WIND................WINDS EAST AT 5 MPH AT IGNITION...SHIFTING
                    TO THE SOUTHEAST LATE IN THE AFTERNOON AT
                    10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
LAL.................1 INCREASING TO 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................20 PERCENT.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........11     16     16     37     75     57
WEATHER COV.....                            CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............53     63     71     76     77     77
RH..............86     62     47     39     37     36
20 FT WIND......NW 3   N 4    NE 4   E 6    SE 11  SE 9
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5      5      10     15     10
CWR.............0      0      0      0      20     20
LAL.............1      1      1      3      3      3
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5      5      5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 55.
RH..................MAX 96 PERCENT.
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
LAL.................4.
CWR.................66 PERCENT.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 72.
RH..................MIN 64 PERCENT.
WIND................SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 11 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    EAST AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    SHIFTING TO THE NORTH EARLY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON AND INCREASING TO 5 TO 14 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
LAL.................4 DECREASING TO 3 IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................11 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...AYD
REQUESTED BY...CHAD WIMER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150527.CARTW.01/BIS



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