Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR NW SANDS...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
756 AM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON MAY 22.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL PROVIDE FULL SUNSHINE TO THE
FIRE SITE TODAY. WINDS WILL GENERALLY BE LIGHT...WITH LIGHT
TRANSPORT WINDS AS WELL. HIGH TEMPERATURES SHOULD APPROACH
70 WITH RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES APPROACHING 20 PERCENT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 69.
MIN HUMIDITY........22 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST 2 TO 4
                    MPH...THEN BECOMING WEST AROUND 3 MPH LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON BECOMING SOUTHWEST EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3300 FT AGL LATE IN
                    THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 5800 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON DECREASING TO 4600 FT
                    AGL LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (2800) INCREASING TO FAIR (26500).

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM
TEMP............55     61     66     68     69
RH..............30     27     25     22     22
20 FT WIND DIR..NW     N      NW     W      SW
20 FT WIND SPD..3      4      4      3      3
20 FT WIND GUST.6      8      8      6      6

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 46.
MAX HUMIDITY........68 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 3 TO 5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (2400).

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
TEMP............67     54     52     48     47     46
RH..............25     49     58     60     62     65
20 FT WIND DIR..SW     SW     S      SW     SW     SW
20 FT WIND SPD..3      4      4      5      4      4
20 FT WIND GUST.6      7      9      10     9      9

$$
FORECASTER...DEAN P.
REQUESTED BY...STEPHANIE AMBRIGHT
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150522.NWSAN.02/DLH





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