Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Aberdeen, SD

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FNUS73 KABR 221147
FWSABR

SPOT FORECAST FOR ARTICHOKE NORTH...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
647 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON APRIL 22.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
LIGHT WINDS THIS MORNING WILL BECOME SOUTHEAST AND INCREASE TO 10
TO 15 MPH THIS AFTERNOON. THE WIND WILL CONTINUE TO INCREASE SOME
OVERNIGHT TONIGHT AND THEN WILL BE GUSTY ON WEDNESDAY.

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT CLOUD).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....63-68.
MIN HUMIDITY........28-33 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS UNTIL 1200...THEN SOUTHEAST 5 TO 8
                    MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN 3900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 3 TO 9 MPH...SOUTHEAST 10-15 MPH
                    THIS AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (1300-10100).
CWR.................ZERO.
LAL.................1.

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM
SKY (%).........24     33     39     48     58
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............49     57     62     64     64
RH..............55     42     33     30     33
20 FT WIND......SE 3   SE 5   SE 8   SE 9   SE 10
20 FT WIND GUST.5             14     15     16

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT CLOUD). A CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 0100.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....44-49.
MAX HUMIDITY........68-73 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 16 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS AFTER 0100.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
CWR.................40 PERCENT.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........61     64     70     85     88     90
WEATHER COV.....                     CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............62     56     52     51     49     47
RH..............37     50     59     61     65     71
20 FT WIND......SE 8   SE 9   SE 10  SE 11  SE 14  SE 14
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     15     20     20     20

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT CLOUD). SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY UNTIL 1300...THEN A CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....56-61.
MIN HUMIDITY........50-55 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........BREEZY. SOUTHEAST WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS
                    TO AROUND 35 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW.
CWR.................60 PERCENT.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........93     93     93     93     94     95
WEATHER COV.....LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............47     48     50     54     57     58
RH..............73     69     64     58     53     52
20 FT WIND......SE 15  SE 20  SE 23  SE 23  SE 22  SE 21
20 FT WIND GUST.25     30     35     35     35     30

$$
FORECASTER...KLEFFMAN
REQUESTED BY...PHIL MILLETTE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140422.ARTIC.01/ABR







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