Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR ST CROIX...FWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
556 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON APRIL 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

HIGH CLOUDINESS WILL SPREAD ACROSS THE UPPER MIDWEST TODAY.
EAST-NORTHEAST WINDS WILL BEGIN TO GUST BY MID/LATE MORNING.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........52 AT IGNITION...MAX 59.
RH..................52 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 40 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS EAST AT 14 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    NORTHEAST WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 3.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (4300-49500) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (103100-147200).

TIME (CDT)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM
SKY COVER.......PCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............46     52     57     59     58     54
RH..............63     52     43     40     44     50
20 FT WIND......E 10   E 11   E 11   E 10   NE 10  NE 10
20 FT WIND GUST.20     25     25     25     25     25
HAINES INDEX....2      2      2      3      3      3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 41.
RH..................MAX 79 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO EXCELLENT (36800-84900) DECREASING TO
                    FAIR TO GOOD (15700-31500) LATE IN THE EVENING.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 60.
RH..................MIN 42 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (17200-41500) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (72200-103000) LATE IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    (93500-133700) IN THE AFTERNOON DECREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (81400) LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...TAGGART
REQUESTED BY...KEMM
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160430.STCRO.01/MPX



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