Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR WAH' KON-TAH PRAIRIE, UNIT TH-NC...MISSOURI DEPARTMENT OF CONSERVATION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
920 AM CST THU DEC 1 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1300 CST ON DECEMBER 01.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE AT 1-800-762-4363, IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS
OR CONCERNS WITH THIS FORECAST.

.DISCUSSION...

GENERALLY, A LIGHT WESTERLY WIND CAN BE EXPECTED THROUGH THIS
EVENING. HUMIDITY VALUES WILL DROP IN THE AFTERNOON TO AROUND
35-45%. NO PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........47 AT IGNITION...MAX 48.
RH..................43 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 39 PERCENT.
WIND SHIFT..........
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......WINDS WEST AT 7 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    WEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-1800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3000 FT AGL AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE 1100-3000 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 7 TO 16 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 6 MPH
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD /41200 KNOT-FT/ AT IGNITION. MAX...GOOD
                    /41200 KNOT-FT/.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH AT IGNITION...MAX 6.

TIME (CST)      1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........7   11  22  21  21
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............47  48  48  46  43
RH..............43  42  40  47  53
20 FT WIND DIR..W   W   W   W   W
20 FT WIND SPD..6   6   5   5   3
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  10  10  5
MIX HGT (KFT)...3.0 3.0 2.7 2.0 1.1
TRANSP WIND DIR.W   W   W   W   W
TRANSP WIND SPD.16  15  13  9   6
HAINES INDEX....5   6   6   6   6
VRATE KT-FT/100041  38  30  17  6

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 31.
RH..................MAX 92 PERCENT.
WIND SHIFT..........
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT WINDS.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 2 TO 3 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST 3 TO
                    5 MPH IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

TIME (CST)      6 PM         10 PM        2 AM
SKY (%).........25           37           61
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE         NONE         NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............42           35           33
RH..............57           75           82
20 FT WIND......W 2G5        S 2G5        E 2G5
TRANSPORT WIND..W 3          N 2          E 3

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 50.
RH..................MIN 43 PERCENT.
WIND SHIFT..........
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 6 MPH IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 5 TO 7 MPH.

TIME (CST)      6 AM         10 AM        2 PM
SKY (%).........81           73           74
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE         NONE         NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............32           41           50
RH..............78           65           44
20 FT WIND......E 3G5        E 3G10       NE 4G10
TRANSPORT WIND..E 5          E 6          E 6

$$
FORECASTER...FRYE
REQUESTED BY...MATT HILL
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1603810.0/SGF
.EMAIL MATT.HILL@MDC.MO.GOV



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