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Spot Forecast for Mead RX Burn...IDNR
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA/IL
814 AM CST Wed Nov 22 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0900 CST on November 22.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the
National Weather Service Quad Cities at (563) 386-3815.

.DISCUSSION...

Expect highs in the 30s today with possibly a few flurries and
sprinkles this afternoon and evening north of Interstate 80.
Not as cold tonight, with lows in the 20s. Expect moderating
temperatures late week, with highs Friday in the 50s to low 60s.
The Grassland Fire Danger Index -GFDI- does not account for
precipitation that occurs or any snow on the ground. Please
make appropriate adjustments.


.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (20-30 percent).
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
LAL.................none.
Begin/end of pcpn...NA
Max temperature.....Around 39.
Min humidity........39 percent.
Apparent temp.......12.
Eye level winds.....Southwest winds 5 to 6 mph.
Wind shift..........None.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 6 mph.
Mixing height.......1000-2400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 5 to 9 mph shifting to the southwest 5 to
                    7 mph late in the morning.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
GFDI..........Very Low.

TIME (CST)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
Sky (%).........1      1      24     25     48
Weather cov.....NONE
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........NONE
Chc of pcpn (%).0      0      0      0      0
Temp............25     32     37     39     35
RH..............68     51     42     39     47
Aparnt tmp (F)..18     26     32     34     29
20 ft wind......N 4    W 5    W 4    SW 5   S 5
20 ft wind gust.5             10     10     10
Eye level wind..N 3    W 4    W 3    SW 4   S 4
Eye lvl wnd gst.5             10     10     10
Mix hgt (ft)....2000   2300   2400   2400   1000
Transport wind..N 5    NW 5   W 6    SW 7   S 6
Haines index....4      4      4      4      4

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent) then becoming
                    partly cloudy (30-40 percent).
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
LAL.................NONE.
Begin/end of pcpn...NONE.
Min temperature.....Around 29.
Max humidity........75 percent.
Apparent temp.......20.
Eye level winds.....Southwest winds 5 to 7 mph.
Wind shift..........NONE.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 7 mph.
Mixing height.......300-500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 5 to 13 mph shifting to the southwest 13
                    to 17 mph after midnight.
Haines Index........2 to 4 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth to or low potential for
                    large plume dominated fire growth.
GFDI..........Very Low.

TIME (CST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
Sky (%).........56     71     80     83     57     34
Weather cov.....NONE
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........NONE
Chc of pcpn (%).0      0      0      0      0      0
Temp............33     30     29     30     30     29
RH..............51     60     63     63     66     72
Aparnt tmp (F)..28     24     22     23     22     20
20 ft wind......S 4    S 4    S 5    S 5    S 5    S 6
20 ft wind gust.10     10                   10     10
Eye level wind..S 3    S 3    S 4    S 4    S 4    S 4
Eye lvl wnd gst.10     10                   10     10
Mix hgt (ft)....300    300    300    300    400    500
Transport wind..S 5    S 6    S 7    S 9    S 15   S 16
Haines index....4      4      4      3      2      2

.THANKSGIVING DAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (5-15 percent).
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
LAL.................NONE
Begin/end of pcpn...NONE
Max temperature.....Around 48.
Min humidity........54 percent.
Apparent temp.......21.
Eye level winds.....West winds 5 to 7 mph.
Wind shift..........NONE
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 7 mph.
Mixing height.......500-2300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 6 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........2 to 5 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth to or moderate potential
                    for large plume dominated fire growth.
GFDI..........Very Low

TIME (CST)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
Sky (%).........15     6      4      4      2      2
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0      0      0      0      0      0
Temp............30     31     39     44     48     46
RH..............72     72     59     57     54     60
Aparnt tmp (F)..22     23     33     39     45     43
20 ft wind......SW 5   SW 6   W 6    W 5    W 5    W 4
20 ft wind gust.10     10     10     10            5
Eye level wind..SW 4   SW 4   W 4    W 4    W 4    W 3
Eye lvl wnd gst.10     10     10     10            5
Mix hgt (ft)....500    900    1300   1700   2100   1600
Transport wind..SW 10  SW 10  W 10   W 9    W 8    W 7
Haines index....2      3      3      4      5      5

$$
Forecaster...Nichols
Requested by...Ray Geroff
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1719083.0/DVN



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