Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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FNUS73 KDLH 041850
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SPOT FORECAST FOR MCNAIR RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
150 PM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1400  ON MAY 04.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
FULL SUNSHINE THE REST OF THE AFTERNOON. THERE IS A LAKE BREEZE
THAT IS DEVELOPING ALONG THE NORTH SHORE AND PUSHING SLOWLY
INLAND. AT THIS MOMENT...IT APPEARS THE BREEZE WILL NOT MAKE IT TO
THE FIRE SITE. IF IT REACHES THE FIRE SITE...THE WIND WILL BECOME
EASTERLY AT 5 TO 10 MPH.

.REST OF TODAY...

SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (76500-89400 KNOT-FT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6400 FT AGL.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 18 MPH.
MIN HUMIDITY........26 PERCENT.

TIME ()      1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLEAR MCLEAR CLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............63     65     59
RH..............30     27     26
20 FT WIND DIR..N      N      N
20 FT WIND SPD..5      5      5
20 FT WIND GUST.18     17     7

.TONIGHT...

SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO EXCELLENT (49400-63500 KNOT-FT)
                    DECREASING TO POOR (1400 KNOT-FT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 29.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 0 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5400 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTH IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY
                    MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX HUMIDITY........89 PERCENT.

TIME ()      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY COVER.......CLEAR  CLEAR  MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............57     48     37     32     30     29
RH..............27     39     62     78     81     88
20 FT WIND DIR..N      NE     E      SE     S      SW
20 FT WIND SPD..5      5      5      5      5      0
20 FT WIND GUST.7                                  2

.THURSDAY...

SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (1500-15800 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO
                    GOOD TO EXCELLENT (41700-64800 KNOT-FT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY. ISOLATED SPRINKLES IN THE MORNING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 5 TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3800 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH
                    LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO AROUND
                    10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIN HUMIDITY........29 PERCENT.

TIME ()      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY COVER.......PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....ISOLTD ISOLTD ISOLTD ISOLTD
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............30     40     55     62     67     73
RH..............89     64     40     34     31     29
20 FT WIND DIR..S      SW     SW     SW     SW     SW
20 FT WIND SPD..0      0      5      9      9      9
20 FT WIND GUST.1      2      7      10     10     13

$$
FORECASTER...GREG
REQUESTED BY...ELIZABETH SCHMIDT
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1600744.0/DLH



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