Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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SPOT FORECAST FOR GLACIAL RIDGE...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
827 AM CDT THU JUL 31 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON JULY 31.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN IN PLACE THROUGH TODAY...WITH MOSTLY
CLEAR SKIES EARLY BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY BY AFTERNOON. FAIR TO
GOOD DISPERSION WILL BECOME GENERALLY GOOD TO EXCELLENT THIS
AFTERNOON AS WINDS INCREASE AFTER INVERSION BREAK. HIGH
TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO BE IN THE LOW 80S...DROPPING MINIMUM
HUMIDITIES INTO THE 35 TO 40 PERCENT RANGE.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....80-85.
MIN HUMIDITY........34-39 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7300-8800 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 2 TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 7 TO
                    9 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........28  29  31  32  30  29  28  28  28
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............77  80  82  82  82  82  82  82  82
RH..............53  48  43  42  41  40  40  39  39
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  N   N   N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..5   6   6   6   6   6   6   6   6
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....55-60.
MAX HUMIDITY........91-96 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6800 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 2 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST AROUND 1
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT...THEN SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 2 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........28     26     25     23     20     18
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............80     74     68     64     61     58
RH..............42     54     68     75     83     93
20 FT WIND......N 5    N 2    N 1    NW 2   W 1    W 1
20 FT WIND GUST.10     5             5

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....79-84.
MIN HUMIDITY........36-41 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7000-8300 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 2 TO 8 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM      10 AM     1 PM      4 PM
SKY (%).........17        22        27        24
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............58        75        81        82
RH..............93        59        43        41
20 FT WIND......W 2G5     NW 4G5    N 6G10    N 5G10

$$
FORECASTER...HOPKINS
REQUESTED BY...DARRIN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140731.GLACI.01/FGF






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