Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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SPOT FORECAST FOR 5-3...THE NATURE CONSERVANCY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
822 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON MAY 04.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL DOMINATE WITH PLENTY OF SUNSHINE FOR
THE PRESCRIBED BURN. EXPECT A MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY AROUND 21 PERCENT
BY MID AFTERNOON ALONG WITH SOUTHWEST WINDS BETWEEN 7 AND 15 MPH.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........66 AT IGNITION...MAX 75.
RH..................26 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 21 PERCENT.
WIND................WINDS SOUTHWEST AT 6 MPH AT IGNITION...
                    OTHERWISE INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.

TIME (CDT)      8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........50  49  47  46  12  12  16  19  19  17
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............44  50  56  62  66  69  71  73  74  75
RH..............68  50  38  29  26  25  23  23  22  21
20 FT WIND DIR..SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  W   W   SW  SW  SW
20 FT WIND SPD..4   6   6   7   7   7   7   9   9   10
20 FT WIND GUST.5   10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  15
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 50.
RH..................MAX 71 PERCENT.
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 11 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 84.
RH..................MIN 24 PERCENT.
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 14 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6 HIGH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.

$$
FORECASTER...ABELING
REQUESTED BY...CHRIS GORDON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160504.53___.01/BIS



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