Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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SPOT FORECAST FOR LASHER WPA...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
740 AM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON MAY 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

WEAK HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE AREA WILL BRING LIGHT WINDS TO THE BURN
SITE TODAY. WEST WINDS AT IGNITION WILL SLOWLY TURN TO OUT OF THE
SOUTH THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AND THEN TO OUT OF THE EAST TONIGHT. THIS
AFTERNOON WINDS WILL BE AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUST NEAR 20 MPH. TONIGHT
A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL APPROACH FROM THE SOUTH...BRINGING A CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS TO THE BURN SITE TONIGHT THROUGH TOMORROW.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........69 AT IGNITION...MAX 75.
RH..................33 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 23 PERCENT.
WIND................WINDS WILL BE WEST NEAR 10 MPH AT
                    IGNITION. THROUGH THE AFTERNOON WINDS WILL
                    SHIFT TO OUT OF THE SOUTH AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH
                    WITH GUSTS NEAR 20 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

TIME (CDT)      7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........34  32  31  29  25  22  20  22  27  33  38
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............50  55  59  63  66  69  71  73  74  75  75
RH..............83  74  61  49  39  33  29  27  26  24  23
20 FT WIND DIR..W   NW  NW  NW  W   W   W   SW  SW  SW  S
20 FT WIND SPD..7   9   10  10  10  10  11  11  11  11  11
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  15  15  15  20  20  20  20  20
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....5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 54.
RH..................MAX 84 PERCENT.
WIND................WINDS AT 5 TO 10 MPH FROM THE EAST.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
LAL.................2 INCREASING TO 4 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 71.
RH..................MIN 57 PERCENT.
WIND................EAST WINDS 10 TO 15.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.
LAL.................4.
CWR.................73 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...MATHEWS
REQUESTED BY...CHAD WIMER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160524.LASHE.01/BIS



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