Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Kansas City/Pleasant Hill, MO

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FNUS73 KEAX 051337
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SPOT FORECAST FOR UNIT A6...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
837 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON MAY 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
WARM TEMPERATURES AND DRY CONDITIONS WILL ALLOW THE HUMIDITY TO FALL TO
AROUND 30 PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON...PROMOTING FIRE IGNITION. WINDS WILL
BE LIGHT AND DIRECTION WILL BECOME VARIABLE THIS AFTERNOON...ALTHOUGH
STEERING WINDS ALOFT SHOULD MAINTAIN A NORTHERLY DIRECTION THROUGH THIS
EVENING.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 71.
MIN HUMIDITY........30 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 9 MPH EARLY IN
                    THE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-1400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4800-5300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 12 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 10 MPH
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........9   11  9   7   5   4
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............62  65  68  70  71  71
RH..............41  35  32  30  30  31
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   N   N   N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..8   8   8   9   8   8
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10  10  10
HAINES INDEX....3   3   3   3   3   3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-5 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47.
MAX HUMIDITY........80 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2900-4800 FT AGL DECREASING TO 0-1400 FT AGL IN
                    THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 8 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........2   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............70  68  64  60  57  55  54  52  51  50  49  48
RH..............35  39  45  53  59  61  64  66  68  71  77  80
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   N   N   N   NW  SW  S   S   S   SW  SW
20 FT WIND SPD..7   5   3   3   2   2   3   3   3   3   3   3
20 FT WIND GUST.10      5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
HAINES INDEX....3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-5 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 81.
MIN HUMIDITY........37 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........0         0         0         1
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............47        56        71        80
RH..............83        72        49        38
20 FT WIND......S 3G5     SW 6      SW 8G10   SW 10G15

$$
FORECASTER...LAFLIN
REQUESTED BY...SAM VANOUIRNEY
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160505.UNITA.01/EAX



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