Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast FOR RED GATE/E-400...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE Quad Cities IA/IL
659 AM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1000 CDT on March 29.
If conditions become unrepresentative, contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
Cool and windy weather can be expected today with rain spreading
north over the entire area by late afternoon and evening. Despite
the windy weather, the humidity will remain rather high through
the next several days due to the rainfall event.

The Grassland Fire Danger Index -GFDI- does not account for
precipitation that occurs or any snow on the ground. Please
make appropriate adjustments.


.TODAY...

20-foot winds.......Winds east at 10 mph at ignition, otherwise
                    East winds 9 to 17 mph.
TEMPERATURE.........41 at ignition...Max 49.
Wind shift..........None, other than increasing east winds.
LAL.................None
Eye level winds.....East winds 9 to 17 mph.
CHANCE OF PCPN......20 percent.
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Slight chance of rain
                    early in the afternoon. Chance of rain in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....East 15 to 24 mph increasing to 26 to 28 mph
                    late in the afternoon.
GFDI................5.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500 ft agl.
RH..................83 percent at ignition...Min 66 percent.
HAINES INDEX........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
CHANCE OF PCPN......20 percent.

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  Noon   2 PM   4 PM
SKY COVER.......CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
WEATHER COV.....       S CHC  CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   RAIN   RAIN   RAIN
TEMP............41     46     49     49
RH..............83     73     66     66
20 FT WIND......E 10   E 14   E 17   E 17
20 FT WIND GUST.15     20     25     25
EYE LEVEL WIND..E 7    E 10   E 12   E 12
EYE LVL WND GST.15     20     25     25
CHC OF PCPN (%).10     20     30     50
HAINES INDEX....5      4      4      4
GFDI............2      5      8      8

.TONIGHT...

20-foot winds.......East winds 17 to 18 mph. Gusty and erratic
                    winds expected near thunderstorms after
                    midnight.
TEMPERATURE.........Min 39.
Wind shift..........None
LAL.................Minimal after midnight
Eye level winds.....East winds 17 to 18 mph.
CHANCE OF PCPN......90 percent.
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (95-100 percent). Rain likely early in
                    the evening, then rain early in the evening.
                    Isolated thunderstorms after midnight.
Transport winds.....East 24 to 31 mph.
GFDI................7.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1400 ft agl.
RH..................Max 92 percent.
HAINES INDEX........3 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
CHANCE OF PCPN......90 percent.

$$
Forecaster...Ervin
Requested by...RUSSELL ENGELKE
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1705433.0/DVN


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