Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for Hole in the day Wetland Complex/A-9/A-10/Alpha...MN Dept of Military Affairs
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
854 AM CDT Tue Mar 28 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1000 CDT on March 28.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
A mostly sunny day is ahead with light easterly winds.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Temperature.........43 at ignition...Max 59.
RH..................70 percent at ignition...Min 33 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Winds southeast at 2 mph at
                    ignition...otherwise Light winds becoming east
                    around 5 mph late in the afternoon.
Mixing Height.......300-1700 ft AGL increasing to 4700-5300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East 3 to 7 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor /8000 knot-ft/ at ignition. Max...good
                    /31900 knot-ft/.
Haines Index........4 or low at ignition...max 4.

Time (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
Temp............43  47  51  55  57  58  59  59  57
RH..............70  60  52  43  38  36  33  33  37
20 ft wind dir..SE  E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E
20 ft wind spd..2   2   2   2   2   3   3   4   4
20 ft wind gust.            5   5   5   5   5   5
Mix hgt (kft)...2.5 3.2 4.0 4.7 4.8 4.9 5.1 5.2 5.3
Transp wind dir.E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E
Transp wind spd.3   3   3   5   5   5   6   6   7
Haines Index....4   4   4   4   4   4   4   3   3
Sdspl kt-ft/10008   11  14  18  19  22  25  28  32

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Temperature.........Min 33.
RH..................Max 89 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds.

Time (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
Temp............55     48     44     41     38     34
RH..............40     56     65     73     73     85
20 ft wind......E 3    E 3    E 3    E 3    E 3    E 3
20 ft wind gust.5      5      5      5      5      5

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Temperature.........Max 54.
RH..................Min 43 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph early
                    in the morning.
Mixing Height.......900-2800 ft AGL increasing to 3400-4600 ft AGL
                    in the late morning and afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southeast 12 to 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to good (9500-53200 knot-ft) increasing to
                    good to excellent (55200-63700 knot-ft) in the
                    afternoon.
Haines Index........4 or low.

Time (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
Temp............34     39     46     51     54     53
RH..............89     76     60     50     43     44
20 ft wind......E 2    SE 4   SE 5   SE 6   SE 6   SE 5
20 ft wind gust.5      5      10     15     15     10
Mix hgt (ft)....900    2200   3400   4600   4300   4100
Transport wind..SE 12  SE 13  SE 15  SE 16  SE 16  SE 16
Haines Index....4      4      4      4      4      4
Sdspl kt-ft/100010     24     43     64     62     58

$$
Forecaster...SCHMIT
Requested by...Jason Linkert
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1705356.0/MPX
.EMAIL jason.d.linkert.nfg@mail.mil


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