Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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SPOT FORECAST FOR RIDGE RUNNER...PINE RIDGE AGENCY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
330 PM MDT WED MAY 25 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1519 MDT ON MAY 25.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP THIS
AFTERNOON AND EVENING AND MAY AFFECT THE BURN SITE. LIGHTNING
ALONG WITH GUSTY AND VARIABLE WINDS ARE POSSIBLE. CHANCES OF
STORMS WILL END EARLY THIS EVENING. CHANCES FOR THUNDERSTORMS
WILL RETURN TOMORROW AFTERNOON AS AN UNSETTLED WEATHER PATTERN
CONTINUES.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 73.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.
CWR.................25 PERCENT.
LAL.................3.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7200 TO 8200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 43.
MAX HUMIDITY........90-95 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHEAST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 73.
MIN HUMIDITY........32-37 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................15 PERCENT.
LAL.................2.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7800 TO 8800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD.

$$
FORECASTER...CALDERON
REQUESTED BY...MARSHALL PEARMAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160525.RIDGE.01/UNR


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