Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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FNUS73 KUNR 251758
FWSUNR

SPOT FORECAST FOR RIFLE PIT RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1158 AM MDT SAT OCT 25 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1205 MDT ON OCTOBER 25.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...SUNNY SKIES WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE REST OF THE DAY.
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE AREA WILL RESULT IN RELATIVELY LOW MIXING HEIGHTS
THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON WHICH WILL KEEP THE CALCULATED SMOKE DISPERSAL
IN THE POOR CATEGORY THIS AFTERNOON.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 66.
RH..................MIN 25-30 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH-SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS TO AROUND 17 MPH
                    AREA POSSIBLE ON EXPOSED RIDGETOPS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1300 TO 1800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 16 TO 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 45.
RH..................MAX 58 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH-SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 12 TO 18 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 57.
RH..................MIN 40 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 7 TO 11 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5300 TO 5800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 14 TO 22 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 8
                    TO 13 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR INCREASING TO GOOD IN THE AFTERNOON.

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FORECASTER...GR
REQUESTED BY...BURNER RX
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141025.RIFLE.01/UNR






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