Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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SPOT FORECAST FOR FOUR WINDS RX...FORT TOTTEN AGENCY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
117 PM CDT THU SEP 29 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1300 CDT ON SEPTEMBER 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE REST OF THE AFTERNOON
AND EVENING AS HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS IN PLACE. MINIMUM HUMIDITIES
ARE FORECAST TO BE AROUND 45 TO 50 PERCENT WITH THE COOLER
TEMPERATURES. WINDS WILL INCREASE FROM THE SOUTHEAST AND CAN SEE
ISOLATED GUSTS TO 20 MPH AS THE GRADIENT BEGINS TO TIGHTEN.
THUS...SMOKE DISPERSAL SHOULD BE FAIR TO GOOD THROUGH THE
AFTERNOON HOURS. LITTLE PRECIPITATION IS ANTICIPATED.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2700-3800 FT AGL LATE
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN DECREASING TO 1700 FT AGL
                    EARLY.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 8 TO 17 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST 18
                    TO 22 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........9   5   3   2   4   3   3
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............61  64  67  65  66  66  63
RH..............67  60  54  56  54  50  56
20 FT WIND DIR..S   S   SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
20 FT WIND SPD..12  12  12  11  11  10  9
20 FT WIND GUST.20  15  15  15  15  15  15

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....46-51.
MAX HUMIDITY........84-89 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 23 TO 31 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........2      1      1      2      2      2
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............61     56     53     52     51     49
RH..............60     69     77     77     80     86
20 FT WIND......SE 9   SE 8   SE 9   SE 10  SE 9   SE 9
20 FT WIND GUST.15     10     15     15     15     15

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....65-70.
MIN HUMIDITY........45-50 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-2500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3000-4400 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN DECREASING TO 1600
                    FT AGL LATE.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 22 TO 30 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    AROUND 17 MPH LATE.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM      10 AM     1 PM      4 PM
SKY (%).........0         32        47        51
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............48        55        64        67
RH..............86        74        60        50
20 FT WIND......SE 10G15  SE 12G20  S 15G20   SE 13G20

$$
FORECASTER...HOPKINS
REQUESTED BY...KODI ESTEY
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160929.FOURW.01/FGF


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