Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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Spot Forecast for Anderson Prairie...Iowa DNR
National Weather Service Des Moines IA
157 PM CDT Fri May 26 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1400 CDT on May 26.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

An initial observation at ignition and a mid burn observation are required.

Please relay them to the National Weather Service for each prescribed burn.

.DISCUSSION...

High pressure is building into the state providing plenty of
sunshine and light winds this afternoon and evening.


.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (5-15 percent).
Temperature.........73 at ignition...Max 76.
RH..................53 percent at ignition...Min 38 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Winds northwest at 8 mph at
                    ignition...otherwise Northwest winds 8 to 10
                    mph.
Mixing height.......5700 ft AGL at ignition...otherwise 5700-7500
                    ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 12 to 14 mph.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth at ignition...max 5.

TIME (CDT)      2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........12  15  11  5
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............73  74  75  75
RH..............53  46  41  38
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  W
20 FT WIND SPD..8   9   10  10
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT)...5.7 6.6 7.5 6.4
MIXNG WIND DIR..W   W   W   W
MIXNG WIND SPD..12  13  14  14
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5

$$
Forecaster...Podrazik
Requested by...Rob Patterson
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1710133.0/DMX
.EMAIL rob.patterson@dnr.iowa.gov



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