Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CASTLE PIT PILES...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
752 AM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON MARCH 26.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

NORTHERLY WINDS ACROSS LAKE SUPERIOR WILL KEEP CLOUDS AND SOME
SNOW SHOWERS IN THE FORECAST TODAY. THERE WILL BE A GRADUAL
DIMINISHING TREND IN THE CLOUDS...BUT WE DO NOT EXPECT SKIES TO
COMPLETELY CLEAR. WINDS WILL BE GUSTY TODAY...ESPECIALLY THIS
MORNING INTO EARLY AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY.
                    SCATTERED SNOW SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    SCATTERED FLURRIES LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    CHANCE OF SNOW 30 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 27.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH DECREASING TO 7 TO 9 MPH
                    THIS AFTERNOON. SOME GUSTS AROUND 23 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE
                    THIS MORNING.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (70650) INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    (88400).

TIME (CDT)      11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
TEMP............25     26     27     26
RH..............59     47     40     40
20 FT WIND DIR..N      N      N      N
20 FT WIND SPD..9      9      9      8
20 FT WIND GUST.17     14     13     10

.TONIGHT...

MAX HUMIDITY........80 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 2 TO 6 MPH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 10 TO 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (63800) DECREASING TO POOR (1300).

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
RH..............45     54     58     56     67     80
20 FT WIND DIR..N      N      N      N      N      NE
20 FT WIND SPD..6      4      4      4      3      3
20 FT WIND GUST.7      5      5      5

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 33.
MIN HUMIDITY........29 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 2 TO 4 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (8200) INCREASING TO FAIR (28200) LATE IN
                    THE MORNING...THEN DECREASING TO FAIR (22300)
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON DECREASING TO FAIR
                    (13300) LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
TEMP............10     16     24     29     33     31
RH..............76     64     47     32     29     32
20 FT WIND DIR..NE     NE     NE     N      NE     NE
20 FT WIND SPD..2      3      3      4      4      3
20 FT WIND GUST.              5      6      6      5

$$
FORECASTER...DEAN M.
REQUESTED BY...STEVE TEETER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150326.CASTL.01/DLH





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