Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR KES POND...MN DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
445 PM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON MAY 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
TOMORROW LOOKS DRY AGAIN BUT THE WINDS SHOULD BE LESS OF A CONCERN
WITH LOWER SPEEDS OUT OF THE SOUTH-SOUTHWEST...MAINLY BETWEEN 5
AND 10 MPH THROUGH THE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. THE SOUTHWEST
WINDS SHOULD PICK UP A BIT WITH A FEW GUSTS BETWEEN 10-15 MPH
DURING THE MID TO LATE AFTERNOON.

WE WILL SEND AN UPDATE TO THIS FORECAST EARLY IN THE MORNING WITH
THE LATEST DATA. THIS UPDATE WILL ALSO HAVE THE TABLE WITH 1-2
HOURLY FORECAST DATA.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........59 AT IGNITION...MAX 76.
RH..................42 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 32 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTH AT 6 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE AT IGNITION...MAX 6.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2500-52100) INCREASING TO GOOD
                    (56800-57000) LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2400-4000 FT AGL
                    IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 18 MPH.

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FORECASTER...FRANKS
REQUESTED BY...MARK CLEVELAND
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160505.KESPO.02/MPX



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