Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Kansas City/Pleasant Hill, MO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR UNIT 8...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
633 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CST ON FEBRUARY 12.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
CLOUDS WILL SLOWLY BREAK UP THROUGH THE AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL BE
STEADY FROM THE NORTH THROUGHOUT THE DAY WITH A FEW GUSTS AS HIGH AS
25 MPH.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 29.
MIN HUMIDITY........46 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 6 TO 14 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 3 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000-2700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3000-3400 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 20 TO 25 MPH.

TIME (CST)      11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........61     44     35     24
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............26     28     29     28
RH..............68     58     51     46
20 FT WIND......N 14   N 14   N 14   N 12
20 FT WIND GUST.20     20     20     15
HAINES INDEX....2      2      3      3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 3 ABOVE.
MAX HUMIDITY........75 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1400-2800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 12 TO 21 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 7
                    TO 9 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........18     31     42     53     58     68
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............24     16     12     10     7      5
RH..............50     64     70     69     72     72
20 FT WIND......N 10   N 9    N 8    N 7    NE 5   NE 5
20 FT WIND GUST.15     10     10
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4      4      4

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 22.
MIN HUMIDITY........39 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 4 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR
                    LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1400-2200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 6 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 16
                    MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CST)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........83     84     85     85     88     91
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............4      3      11     17     21     22
RH..............72     79     57     44     39     41
20 FT WIND......E 6    E 6    E 7    SE 8   SE 9   SE 10
20 FT WIND GUST.                     10     10     15
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      2      2      2

$$
FORECASTER...HAWBLITZEL
REQUESTED BY...SAM VANOURNEY
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160212.UNIT8.01/EAX


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