Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR NW SANDS BLOCK I...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
947 AM CDT SAT MAY 21 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1038 CDT ON MAY 21.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...THE WARM AND DRY WEATHER PATTERN WILL CONTINUE THROUGH THE
WEEKEND, BUT PRECIPITATION IS JUST AROUND THE CORNER. MOST OF THE
WEEK WILL HAVE OPPORTUNITIES FOR SHOWERS AND STORMS, AND THE
HUMIDITY ON MONDAY ONWARDS WILL GENERALLY BE HIGHER THAN THIS PAST
WEEK.

TODAY WILL BE SUNNY WITH RELATIVELY LIGHT FLOW.
EXPECT WIDESPREAD HUMIDITY OF 20% TO 25%.

SUNDAY LOOKS SUNNY, WITH HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S TO LOW 80S AND
MINIMUM HUMIDITY OF 25% TO 30%. SOUTHERLY FLOW WILL DEVELOP IN THE
MORNING AS THE HIGH PRESSURE SHIFTS TO THE EAST, THE FLOW WILL
INCREASE TO 5 TO 10 MPH.

A PASSING FRONT, FROM WEST TO EAST, WILL BRING SHOWERS AND STORMS
LATE SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY NIGHT. SHOWERS AND STORMS ARE
ALSO POSSIBLE TUESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78.
MIN HUMIDITY........25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 9700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (1300-19300 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO
                    FAIR TO GOOD (29900-46800 KNOT-FT) LATE IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO GOOD TO GOOD
                    (38600-58300 KNOT-FT) IN THE AFTERNOON
                    DECREASING TO GOOD (34300 KNOT-FT) LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY COVER.......CLEAR  CLEAR  MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............69     75     77     78     78
RH..............35     30     27     23     22
20 FT WIND DIR..NW     NW     NW     NW     NW
20 FT WIND SPD..5      5      5      5      5
20 FT WIND GUST.              10     10     9

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47.
MAX HUMIDITY........79 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING
                    SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT BECOMING
                    LIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY COVER.......MCLEAR CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............76     68     58     52     49     48
RH..............33     42     59     68     72     74
20 FT WIND DIR..NW     W      SW     SW     SW     SW
20 FT WIND SPD..5      0      0      5      5      0
20 FT WIND GUST.7      5      5                    5

$$
FORECASTER...MIKE
REQUESTED BY...STEPH AMBRIGHT
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160521.NWSAN.01/DLH


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