Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SHRINER TRACT...THE NATURE CONSERVANCY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
851 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON MAY 01.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS IN CONTROL TODAY WITH NORTHEASTERLY
WINDS OF 5 TO 10 MPH. SMOKE DISPERSAL SHOULD BE FAIR AFTER
INVERSION BREAK LATER THIS MORNING AHEAD OF IGNITION START TIME.
MOSTLY CLEAR SKIES WILL RESULT IN ABUNDANT SOLAR ALLOWING HIGH
TEMPS TODAY TO REACH INTO THE LOW 60S. WITH DRIER
DEWPOINTS...MINIMUM HUMIDITIES ARE EXPECTED TO DROP INTO THE UPPER
20S DURING THE MID TO LATE AFTERNOON HOURS. LITTLE TO NO
PRECIPITATION IS FORECAST FOR TODAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
MIN HUMIDITY........23-28 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 7
                    MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5900-6800 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 6 TO 14 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........3   4   4   5   5   4   4   5   6
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............49  52  55  58  59  60  61  61  61
RH..............53  46  41  36  33  31  28  28  28
20 FT WIND DIR..NE  NE  N   N   N   N   N   N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..5   6   6   7   7   6   6   6   6
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
MAX HUMIDITY........70-75 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6800 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 5 TO 7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 3 TO
                    5 MPH LATE IN THE EVENING.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........6      4      4      7      9      17
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............60     56     52     50     47     43
RH..............29     41     50     52     59     70
20 FT WIND......N 6    N 4    NE 3   S 3    S 4    S 4
20 FT WIND GUST.10     5      5      5      5      5

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
MIN HUMIDITY........20-25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING WEST 5 TO 6
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6200-7900 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM      10 AM     1 PM      4 PM
SKY (%).........25        24        22        14
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............42        57        65        67
RH..............73        47        30        26
20 FT WIND......S 4G5     SW 4G5    W 4G5     W 6G10

$$
FORECASTER...HOPKINS
REQUESTED BY...MATT MECKLENBURG
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160501.SHRIN.01/FGF



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