Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR LINDSEY WMA...IOWA DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1113 AM CDT TUE MAY 17 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1300 CDT ON MAY 17.
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...

DRY WEATHER IS ANTICIPATED THROUGH SUNDAY. WETTING RAINS WILL
RETURN MONDAY AND TUESDAY OF NEXT WEEK AS A STRONGER WEATHER
SYSTEM MOVES INTO THE CENTRAL PLAINS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 63.
MIN HUMIDITY........34 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....EAST WINDS 5 TO 12 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHEAST 12 TO 16 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7900 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 17
                    MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1100-53200 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT TO EXCELLENT (64000-71000 KNOT-FT) IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 12 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHEAST 12 TO 16 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........24  25  27  28  25
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............62  63  63  63  63
RH..............43  36  36  35  35
20 FT WIND DIR..ENE NNE NNE NNE NNE
20 FT WIND SPD..12  12  12  12  12
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  15  15
EYE LVL WND DIR.ENE NNE NNE NNE NNE
EYE LVL WND SPD.9   9   9   9   9
EYE LVL WND GST.15  15  15  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT)...6.9 7.2 7.6 7.9 7.3
MIXNG WIND DIR..NNE NNE NNE NNE NNE
MIXNG WIND SPD..12  10  10  10  10
HAINES INDEX....4   4   5   5   5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
MAX HUMIDITY........82 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6700 FT AGL DECREASING TO 2200 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........EAST 3 TO 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1100-56900 KNOT-FT) DECREASING TO
                    POOR TO POOR (600-1100 KNOT-FT) AFTER MIDNIGHT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........19     13     6      4      3      4
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............63     57     51     47     45     43
RH..............35     46     59     65     70     79
20 FT WIND......NNE 10 NNE 8  NNE 6  ENE 3  E 3    ESE 3
20 FT WIND GUST.15     10            5      5      5
EYE LEVEL WIND..NNE 7  NNE 6  NNE 4  ENE 2  E 2    ESE 2
EYE LVL WND GST.15     10            5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)....6700   4200   300    300    300    300
MIXNG WIND......NNE 9  NNE 8  NNE 6  NNE 5  ENE 5  E 3
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5      5      4

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 67.
MIN HUMIDITY........34 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 7 MPH IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........MISSING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2600 FT AGL EARLY IN
                    THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 4900 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 7900 FT AGL
                    IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON
                    DECREASING TO 5300 FT AGL DECREASING TO 2600 FT
                    AGL LATE IN THE AFTERNOON DECREASING TO 0 FT
                    AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 2 TO 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (0-31600 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 7 MPH IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........3         3         11        18
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............42        54        63        65
RH..............79        57        39        37
20 FT WIND......E 2G5     SE 3G5    SE 6      SSE 7
EYE LEVEL WIND..E 1G5     SE 2G5    SE 4G5    SSE 5
MIX HGT (FT)....300       4900      7700      2600
MIXNG WIND......ESE 2     ENE 3     E 2       SSE 3
HAINES INDEX....M         M         M         M

$$
FORECASTER...BEERENDS
REQUESTED BY...STEVE WOODRUFF
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160517.LINDS.01/DMX



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