Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MEYER PRAIRIE...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
734 AM CDT WED OCT 29 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1400 CDT ON OCTOBER 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
WIND DIRECTIONS WILL BE PROBLEMATIC BY YOUR BURN TIME AS THE RIDGE
AXIS WILL BE ALMOST DIRECTLY OVERHEAD. THEREFORE ALTHOUGH FORECAST
IS SAYING SOUTH SURFACE WINDS THIS AFTERNOON THEY COULD VERY WELL
BE LIGHT AND VARIABLE. TRANSPORT WINDS WILL BE DEALING WITH THE
SAME ISSUE.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....42-47.
MIN HUMIDITY........48-53 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5
                    TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900-2800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2200-3000 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 7 TO 13 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........63  60  57  55  55  57
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............41  42  44  44  44  43
RH..............59  57  53  53  54  58
20 FT WIND DIR..SW  SW  SW  S   S   S
20 FT WIND SPD..4   5   6   7   7   6
20 FT WIND GUST.5   10  10  10  10  10

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....33-38.
MAX HUMIDITY........87-92 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHEAST UP TO 5 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-1800 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 8 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 7 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........59     66     77     89     80     73
WEATHER COV.....S CHC  S CHC  CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV........
TEMP............42     41     41     40     39     37
RH..............62     64     67     76     82     88
20 FT WIND......S 5    SE 6   S 6    S 6    S 5    SE 5
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     10     10     10     10

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
MIN HUMIDITY........52-57 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
                    30 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM      10 AM     1 PM      4 PM
SKY (%).........69        81        92        74
WEATHER COV.....S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR    NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............35        40        45        44
RH..............92        82        65        57
20 FT WIND......N 5G10    N 7G10    N 13G20   N 20G30

$$
FORECASTER...GODON
REQUESTED BY...NATE PERRINE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141029.MEYER.01/FGF






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