Suppression Forecast
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FNUS73 KDLH 201433
FWSDLH

SPOT FORECAST FOR MITAWAN RX...MN-SUF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
933 AM CDT FRI MAY 20 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON MAY 20.
IF THERE ARE QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS WITH THIS FORECAST...
PLEASE CALL THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
LIGHT SOUTH FLOW IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA TODAY WITH HIGH
PRESSURE TO THE EAST AND A LOW DEVELOPING OVER MONTANA. A WEAK
UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL AID IN PRODUCING SOME ISOLATED LIGHT
SHOWERS THROUGH AT LEAST EARLY AFTERNOON. IT WILL BE DRY AGAIN
TODAY...THOUGH NOT QUITE AS DRY AS YESTERDAY. SOUTH WINDS SHOULD
BECOME GUSTY IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON WITH DEEP MIXING
EXPECTED. AM CONCERNED AFTERNOON GUSTS COULD BE STRONGER THAN
CURRENTLY FORECASTED...PERHAPS UP TO 15 KTS...BUT CONFIDENCE IS
NOT HIGH AND HAVE LEFT AT 10 KTS FOR NOW.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 72.
MIN HUMIDITY........23 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING...
                    THEN BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS UP TO 10 MPH THIS AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 11200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (1500-20300 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO
                    GOOD (31000-44700 KNOT-FT) LATE IN THE
                    MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....ISOLTD ISOLTD
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............66     71     72     72
RH..............32     25     24     23
20 FT WIND......S 5    S 5    S 5    S 5
20 FT WIND GUST.7      9      10     10

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 43.
MAX HUMIDITY........86 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH UNTIL EARLY
                    MORNING BECOMING LIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9400 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (20100-37600 KNOT-FT) DECREASING
                    TO POOR (2100 KNOT-FT) IN THE LATE EVENING AND
                    OVERNIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM      9 PM      MIDNGT    3 AM
SKY COVER.......PCLDY     MCLEAR    MCLEAR    MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............71        59        49        45
RH..............24        44        71        79
20 FT WIND......S 5G8     S 5       SW 5      W 5

$$
FORECASTER...LINDA
REQUESTED BY...PATRICK JOHNSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1600881.0/DLH



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