Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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SPOT FORECAST FOR REFUGE UNIT2...MI DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
723 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 EDT ON APRIL 29.

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
COOL AND MOIST CONDITIONS WILL EXIST TODAY.  THIS WILL BRING SCATTERED
SHOWERS INTO THE AREA THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.  WINDS FAVORED
OUT OF THE NORTHEAST.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS BY EARLY AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
MIN HUMIDITY........56 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 10 TO 18 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1700 FT AGL.
HAINES INDEX........OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
VENTILATION RATE....FAIR (MAX...200).

TIME (EDT)      11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM 7PM
SKY (%).........81  78  75  72  72  72  72  69  65
WEATHER COV.....CHC CHC CHC CHC SCH
WEATHER TYPE....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TEMP............42  42  43  43  43  44  44  44  43
RH..............71  67  64  62  60  59  59  60  61
20 FT WIND DIR..NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
20 FT WIND SPD..7   7   8   8   8   8   8   7   7
20 FT WIND GUST.10  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  10
EYE LVL WND DIR.NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
EYE LVL WND SPD.5   5   6   6   6   6   6   5   5
EYE LVL WND GST.10  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...1.3 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.6 1.4 1.2
HAINES INDEX....2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2
VRATE (KT-FT)...100 100 100 100 200 200 200 200 200

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....49-54.
MIN HUMIDITY........54 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.
VENTILATION RATE....FAIR (MAX...200).

$$
FORECASTER...RICHTER
REQUESTED BY...LEE OSTERLAND
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160429.REFUG.01/DTX



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