Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Quad Cities, IA IL

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Spot Forecast FOR CONSERVATION EDUCATION CENTER SAVANNA BP 6...JOHNSON COUNTY CONSERVATION BOARD
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE Quad Cities IA/IL
1002 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1100 CDT on March 28.
If conditions become unrepresentative, contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
Cloudy skies and light winds will again lead to conditions
unfavorable for fire development or spreading. Clouds will
continue through the rest of the week, with rain expected
Wednesday through Thursday.

The Grassland Fire Danger Index -GFDI- does not account for
precipitation that occurs or any snow on the ground. Please
make appropriate adjustments.


.TODAY...

20-foot winds.......Winds northeast at 6 mph at ignition, otherwise
                    Northeast winds 5 to 7 mph.
TEMPERATURE.........49 at ignition...Max 53.
Wind shift..........None
LAL.................1
Eye level winds.....Northeast winds 5 to 7 mph.
CHANCE OF PCPN......5 percent.
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (95-100 percent). Patchy drizzle.
Transport winds.....East 8 to 10 mph.
GFDI................2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2400 ft agl increasing to 4400 ft agl late
                    in the afternoon.
RH..................83 percent at ignition...Min 66 percent.
HAINES INDEX........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
CHANCE OF PCPN......5 percent.

TIME (CDT)      11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY COVER.......CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............49     51     53     53
RH..............83     74     68     66
20 FT WIND......NE 6   NE 6   NE 6   E 7
20 FT WIND GUST.
EYE LEVEL WIND..NE 4   NE 4   NE 4   E 5
EYE LVL WND GST.
CHC OF PCPN (%).5      5      5      5
HAINES INDEX....2      2      2      2
GFDI............1      1      2      2

.TONIGHT...

20-foot winds.......East winds 6 to 9 mph.
TEMPERATURE.........Min 40.
Wind shift..........None.
LAL.................1
Eye level winds.....East winds 6 to 9 mph.
CHANCE OF PCPN......5 percent.
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent).
Transport winds.....East 9 to 18 mph.
GFDI................2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3900 ft agl dropping to 2300 ft agl.
RH..................Max 90 percent.
HAINES INDEX........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.
CHANCE OF PCPN......5 percent.

.WEDNESDAY...

20-foot winds.......East winds 10 to 16 mph. Gusts up to 30 mph.
TEMPERATURE.........Max 49.
Wind shift..........None.
LAL.................1
Eye level winds.....East winds 10 to 16 mph.
CHANCE OF PCPN......60 percent.
Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Chance of rain in the
                    morning. Rain likely in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....East 21 to 29 mph increasing to 25 to 31 mph in
                    the afternoon.
GFDI................6.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 ft agl.
RH..................Min 68 percent.
HAINES INDEX........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.
CHANCE OF PCPN......60 percent.

$$
Forecaster...Pierce
Requested by...DAVID D.WEHDE
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1705363.0/DVN


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