Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Aberdeen, SD

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FNUS73 KABR 151234
FWSABR

SPOT FORECAST FOR REDHEAD...US FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ABERDEEN SD
734 AM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON APRIL 15.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A SURFACE LOW PRESSURE AREA DROPPING IN FROM THE NORTHWEST TODAY
WILL BRING WINDS AROUND TO SOUTHEAST AND INCREASING. LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WINDS WILL BECOME EAST AND THEN SOUTHEAST PICKING UP BY
NOON TO 5 TO 15 MPH. OTHERWISE...MID AND HIGH LEVEL CLOUDS WILL
OVERSPREAD THE AREA THROUGH THE DAY WITH THE RELATIVE HUMIDITY
FALLING TO 25 TO 30 PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT CLOUD) UNTIL
                    1800...THEN MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT
                    CLOUD).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
MIN HUMIDITY........26-31 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS UNTIL 0900...THEN EAST 5 TO 7 MPH
                    UNTIL 1200...THEN SOUTHEAST 6 TO 16 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4300-5200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH UNTIL 1300...THEN SOUTH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (24800-29200).
CWR.................ZERO.
LAL.................1.

TIME (CDT)      NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM
SKY (%).........46     51     61     70
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............33     38     41     41
RH..............33     29     28     30
20 FT WIND......SE 7   SE 10  SE 14  SE 14
20 FT WIND GUST.10     15     20     20

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT CLOUD). SNOW
                    LIKELY...A CHANCE OF RAIN AND SLEET AFTER 0100.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....30-35.
MAX HUMIDITY........71-76 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 11 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........73     78     85     91     93     97
WEATHER COV.....                     CHANCE CHANCE LIKELY
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   RAIN   SNOW   SNOW
TEMP............40     38     36     35     34     33
RH..............33     40     48     55     62     69
20 FT WIND......SE 14  SE 15  SE 16  E 16   E 15   E 14
20 FT WIND GUST.20     25     25     25     25     25

.WEDNESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT CLOUD). SNOW UNTIL
                    1300...THEN SNOW LIKELY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....32-37.
MIN HUMIDITY........63-68 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 11 TO 20 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........100    100    100    100    99     97
WEATHER COV.....DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY
WEATHER TYPE....SNOW   SNOW   SNOW   SNOW   SNOW   SNOW
TEMP............32     33     33     33     34     34
RH..............73     76     78     79     75     72
20 FT WIND......E 14   E 14   NE 15  NE 15  N 17   N 18
20 FT WIND GUST.20     20     25     25     25     30

$$
FORECASTER...MOHR
REQUESTED BY...PHIL MILLETTE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140415.REDHE.01/ABR






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