Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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SPOT FORECAST FOR UNIT 8...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
1235 PM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1330 CDT ON JULY 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

A FEW DIURNAL CUMULUS CLOUDS WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE AFTERNOON
BEFORE DISSIPATING. AS HIGH PRESSURE APPROACHES EXPECT LIGHT WINDS
TO CONTINUE THIS AFTERNOON...GENERALLY FROM THE NORTH.
HOWEVER...WINDS MAY BE LIGHT AND VARIABLE AT TIMES AS THE HIGH
PRESSURE CENTER APPROACHES. RH IS FORECAST TO FALL TO AROUND 45
PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON...WITH RH RECOVERING TO OVER 90 PERCENT
TONIGHT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY TO MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-49 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH...VARIABLE AT TIMES.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5200-6100 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 3 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 6 TO 14 MPH IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........44  42  39  36  33  28  22
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............70  72  73  75  75  75  75
RH..............51  50  49  48  48  48  48
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   N   N   N   N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..6   6   6   6   6   6   5
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10  10  10  10

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-93 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4100-5700 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 6 TO 13 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........16     11     13     16     22     29
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............74     69     63     59     56     54
RH..............50     59     70     80     86     93
20 FT WIND......N 5    NE 4   E 3    E 3    SE 4   SE 4
20 FT WIND GUST.10     5      5      5      5      5

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
MIN HUMIDITY........48-53 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 8 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4200-5500 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 6 TO 14 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM      10 AM     1 PM      4 PM
SKY (%).........35        41        46        56
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............56        71        76        77
RH..............90        57        53        56
20 FT WIND......SE 4G5    SE 6G10   SE 8G10   S 8G10

$$
FORECASTER...MAKOWSKI
REQUESTED BY...DARRIN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140723.UNIT8.01/FGF






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