Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR LAKE HARDEN...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
739 AM CDT TUE JUL 15 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON JULY 15.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL SLOWLY MOVE INTO THE REGION TODAY
WHICH WILL KEEP PRECIPITATION WELL TO THE EAST. HOWEVER... PARTLY
SUNNY CONDITIONS WILL PERSIST FOR MUCH OF THE DAY WHICH WILL PREVENT
MUCH WARMING AND ALSO KEEP RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES GENERALLY IN THE
50S. WINDS WILL BE MAINLY NNW...BETWEEN 320 AND 360 DEGREES...AND
INCREASE TO THE 8-12 MPH RANGE FOR MUCH OF THE DAY WITH OCCASIONAL
HIGHER GUSTS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........62 AT IGNITION...MAX 70.
RH..................67 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 49 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTH AT 10 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 6 TO 11 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 3.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (9900-34500) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (66200-103900) EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-2600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6600-8100 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 15 TO 21 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM 7PM
SKY (%).........PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............57  60  62  64  65  67  68  69  70  70  69  67
RH..............81  74  67  63  60  56  52  51  49  49  51  54
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..5   7   9   9   10  10  9   9   9   9   9   8
20 FT WIND GUST.    10  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15
HAINES INDEX....3   2   2   2   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 50.
RH..................MAX 96 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO EXCELLENT (37300-71400) DECREASING TO
                    POOR TO FAIR (1100-15800) EARLY IN THE EVENING.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 73.
RH..................MIN 48 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT IN
                    THE AFTERNOON BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR OR VERY LOW TO OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1100-44000).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6300-8100 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...HULTQUIST
REQUESTED BY...KRIS LARSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140715.LAKEH.01/MPX


SKY (%) LEGEND
CLR = CLEAR
MCR = MOSTLY CLEAR
PC = PARTLY CLOUDY
MC = MOSTLY CLOUDY
CDY = CLOUDY





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