Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for Thistle Pile...MT-BCWF
National Weather Service Bismarck ND
405 AM CST Sat Feb 18 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0000 MST on February 18.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...

Surface high pressure east and low pressure west will result in
an east/southeast surface wind today through Sunday afternoon.
More clouds than we have had the past few days, but continued mild
temperatures.


.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Chance of pcpn......10 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 43.
Min humidity........67 percent.
Apparent temp.......23.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming east up to 7 mph in the
                    late morning and afternoon.
Mixing height.......100-200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 2 mph shifting to the east 3
                    to 8 mph in the late morning and afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (200 knot-ft).

TIME (MST)      5AM 6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM
Sky (%).........48  51  63  70  74  78  84  87  86  80  80  85
Chc of pcpn (%).0   0   0   0   0   0   0   10  10  10  10  10
Temp............27  27  28  31  34  38  41  42  43  43  43  43
RH..............92  92  87  83  72  71  69  67  68  70  70  71
Aparnt tmp (F)..23  23  25  26  29  33  37  38  38  38  38  37
20 FT wind dir..S   SE  NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   E   E   E   E
20 FT wind spd..3   3   3   4   5   5   5   6   6   7   7   7
20 FT wind gust.5   5   5   5   10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
Mix hgt (kft)...0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Transp wind dir.SE  SE  SE  NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   E   E   E
Transp wind spd.2   2   2   3   3   3   6   6   6   8   8   8
SDspl kt-ft/10000   0   0   0   0   1   1   1   1   1   2   2

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly to mostly cloudy.
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 32.
Max humidity........92 percent.
Apparent temp.......25.
Wind (20 ft)........East winds 5 to 7 mph.
Mixing height.......200-600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East 8 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (1900 knot-ft).

TIME (MST)      5PM 6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM
Sky (%).........78  75  74  70  71  68  78  75  72  68  71  74
Chc of pcpn (%).0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Temp............42  40  38  36  34  33  33  33  33  33  33  32
RH..............74  73  80  83  84  87  88  84  84  84  86  88
Aparnt tmp (F)..37  34  32  30  28  27  26  26  27  27  26  25
20 FT wind dir..E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E
20 FT wind spd..6   7   6   6   6   6   6   6   6   6   6   6
20 FT wind gust.    10
Mix hgt (kft)...0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.6
Transp wind dir.E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E
Transp wind spd.9   9   9   8   8   8   10  10  10  10  10  10
SDspl kt-ft/10002   2   2   2   2   3   4   4   5   5   5   5

.SUNDAY...

Max temperature.....Around 43.
Wind (20 ft)........East winds 5 to 8 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (2800 knot-ft).

TIME (MST)      5 AM      8 AM      11 AM     2 PM
Temp............32        35        40        43
20 FT wind......E 6       E 8G10    E 7G10    E 7G10
SDspl kt-ft/10004         5         5         4

$$
Forecaster...HEINERT
Requested by...Wayne
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1702395.0/BIS
.EMAIL mtbcwf@gmail.com


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