Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR COO LAKE NORTH...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
856 AM CDT SUN SEP 28 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON SEPTEMBER 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A BIG CHANGE IN THE WEATHER IS STILL IN THE CARDS FOR
TODAY AS A COLD FRONT SITUATED JUST NORTH OF THE BORDER SLOWLY SAGS
INTO NORTHERN MINNESOTA. THE FRONT IS EXPECTED TO SWITCH WINDS TO
THE NORTHWEST TO NORTH BY EARLY THIS EVENING. SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED
TO BE FAIRLY ISOLATED INTO ABOUT MID AFTERNOON BUT WILL THEN BECOME
LIKELY BY LATE AFTERNOON. THERE COULD BE A STRAY THUNDERSTORM BUT
SO FAR IT LOOKS LIKE THE MAIN PRECIPITATION MODE WILL BE SHOWERS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY UNTIL ABOUT MIDDAY THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF RAIN SHOWERS FROM EARLY TO MID AFTERNOON...
                    THEN SHOWERS LIKELY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 TO 45 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT SOUTHWEST WINDS BECOMING WEST 4 TO 8 MPH
                    TOWARD NOON. SOME GUSTS TO ABOUT 13 MPH. WINDS
                    CHANGING ABRUPTLY TO THE NORTHWEST OR NORTH
                    TOWARD 5 OR 6 PM AT 7 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    17 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 1600 FT AGL LATE IN
                    THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 4600 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON DECREASING TO 3500 FT
                    AGL LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (1000) INCREASING TO FAIR (15300) LATE IN
                    THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO GOOD (51900)
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON DECREASING TO GOOD
                    (39500) LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
TEMP............70     75     77     71
RH..............66     46     41     50
20 FT WIND DIR..SW     SW     W      W
20 FT WIND SPD..5      7      8      8
20 FT WIND GUST.6      12     13     13

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FORECASTER...DEAN P.
REQUESTED BY...TRAVIS DURKIN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140928.COOLA.01/DLH






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