Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for RutzSE...WI DNR
National Weather Service Green Bay WI
954 AM CDT Fri Apr 28 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1100 CDT on April 28.
If conditions become unrepresentative contact the National Weather
Service in Green Bay.

.DISCUSSION...After a cloudy day Thursday, partly cloudy skies and
drier conditions are expected today.  One feature to watch the next
few hours, which includes the burn time for central Wisconsin, is the
subtle wind shift from west to southwest to northwest as a weak trough
slides over.  In addition to a wind shift, wind gusts to 17 mph are
possible through early afternoon.

A weak storm system passing south of the area late today will bring
clouds back into the area along with a small chance of showers.
Winds will also continue to turn north late afternoon into this evening.

700 am observed Haines Index at Green Bay...3 or very low.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A slight chance of light rain
                    late in the afternoon. Chance of rain 20
                    percent.
Temperature.........41 at ignition...Max 53.
RH..................59 percent at ignition...Min 43 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Winds west at 8 mph at ignition...otherwise
                    West winds 4 to 9 mph.
Mixing height.......3600 ft AGL at ignition...otherwise 3800 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....West 9 to 14 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Good /46400 knot-ft/ at ignition. Max...good
                    /30300 knot-ft/.

TIME (CDT)      11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
Sky cover.......PCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
Weather cov.....                     S CHC
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   RAIN
Tstm cov........
Temp............41     47     52     53
RH..............59     49     43     43
20 ft wind......W 8    W 8    W 8    W 6
20 ft wind gust.15     10     10     10
Mix hgt (ft)....3600   3600   3800   3800
Transport wind..W 15   W 13   W 10   W 9
SDspl kt-ft/100046     40     34     31

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy then becoming partly cloudy. A
                    slight chance of light rain in the evening.
                    Chance of rain 20 percent.
Temperature.........Min 32.
RH..................Max 85 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Mixing height.......2700-3200 ft AGL decreasing to 400-900 ft AGL
                    early in the evening.
Transport winds.....Northeast 10 to 15 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor (8300 knot-ft).

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
Sky cover.......MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY
Weather cov.....S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
Weather type....RAIN   RAIN   RAIN   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Temp............50     46     42     39     35     32
RH..............50     60     67     70     78     85
20 ft wind......NW 4   N 4    N 5    N 7    N 7    NE 7
20 ft wind gust.5      5             10     10     10
Mix hgt (ft)....3400   1200   200    700    700    800
Transport wind..NW 8   N 5    N 8    N 16   NE 15  NE 13
SDspl kt-ft/100024     5      1      10     9      9

$$
Forecaster...TDH
Requested by...Erin Grossman
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1707958.0/GRB


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