Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Bismarck, ND

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SPOT FORECAST FOR GRASSLAND TRAIL B...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BISMARCK ND
809 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 SURFACE TROUGH AND COLD FRONT HAS MOVED THROUGH
THE REGION THIS MORNING. COOLER TEMPERATURES WILL KEEP THE RELATIVE
HUMIDITY HIGHER TODAY WITH MINIMUM VALUES IN THE LOWER 50S.
WIDELY SCATTERED SHOWERS WILL MOVE OUT OF THE REGION BY MID MORNING
AND THE AFTERNOON WILL BE DRY WITH SOUTHWEST WINDS. TONIGHT EXPECT
DECREASING CLOUDS AND WESTERLY WINDS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN
                    THE MORNING...THEN ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS LATE
                    IN THE MORNING.
TEMPERATURE.........56 AT IGNITION...MAX 64.
RH..................72 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 54 PERCENT.
WIND................WINDS SOUTHWEST AT 19 MPH AT IGNITION...
                    INCREASING TO 15 TO 22 MPH LATE IN THE
                    MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

TIME (CDT)      8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........69  69  68  68  67  65  64  63  62  59  53
WEATHER COV.....SCT SCT ISO ISO ISO
WEATHER TYPE....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TEMP............47  45  47  51  56  60  63  64  63  62  60
RH..............92  100 96  83  72  62  56  54  54  56  58
20 FT WIND DIR..SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  W
20 FT WIND SPD..14  15  17  18  21  22  24  24  24  21  18
20 FT WIND GUST.20  20  20  25  25  30  30  30  30  25  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.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 40.
RH..................MAX 89 PERCENT.
WIND................SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........50     42     37     31     21     18
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............57     53     51     49     45     42
RH..............64     74     77     80     86     89
20 FT WIND......W 14   W 11   W 10   SW 10  W 9    W 7
20 FT WIND GUST.20     15     15     15     10     10
CWR.............0      0      0      0      0      0
LAL.............1      1      1      1      1      1
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      3      3      3

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 67.
RH..................MIN 36 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.
LAL.................1.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...ABELING
REQUESTED BY...DOMINICK MARSDEN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141022.GRASS.01/BIS







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