Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR BRIMLEY RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
703 AM EDT FRI APR 29 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 EDT ON APRIL 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS UPPER MICHIGAN TODAY...BRINGING
DRY WEATHER. MID TO HIGH-LEVEL CLOUD COVER THIS MORNING SHOULD
GRADUALLY GIVE WAY TO MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES BY THE AFTERNOON. LIGHT
EASTERLY WINDS THIS MORNING WILL INCREASE TO A NORTH TO NORTHEAST WIND
BY MID AFTERNOON AS THE LAKE BREEZE FROM LAKE SUPERIOR MOVES SOUTHWARD.
CURRENT FORECAST TIMING OF LAKE BREEZE ARRIVAL IS BETWEEN 2 AND 4 PM
EDT. MIXING INTO A SHALLOW LAYER OF DRY AIR FROM 1 TO 2 THOUSAND
FEET ABOVE THE GROUND THIS AFTERNOON MAY ALLOW FOR LOWER MINIMUM
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES THAN FORECAST...POSSIBLY INTO THE UPPER 30S.
HIGH PRESSURE CONTINUES TO BRING DRY CONDITIONS WITH LIGHT WINDS
TONIGHT. STRONGER NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS ARE EXPECTED FOR SATURDAY
AS A WEAK LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM APPROACHES NORTHERN LAKE SUPERIOR...BUT
NO PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....47 AT IGNITION...MAX 52.
MIN HUMIDITY........52 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 43 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......WINDS SOUTHEAST AT 7 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11
                    MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING TO THE NORTH
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDS SOUTHEAST AT 5 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 6
                    MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST UP TO 5 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 4 TO
                    8 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 3 TO 8 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...FAIR (149) AT IGNITION. MAX...FAIR (260).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3700 FT AGL AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE 2700-4600 FT AGL BY LATE
                    MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 4000-5200 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DECREASING TO 1500-2800
                    FT AGL EARLY IN THE EVENING.
RAINFALL AMOUNT.....0.00 INCHES.

TIME (EDT)      NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM
SKY (%).........61     52     51     52
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............47     50     52     50
RH..............52     45     43     45
33-FOOT WIND....SE 7   NE 7   NE 7   N 10
20-FOOT WIND....SE 6   NE 6   NE 6   N 8
WIND GUST.......9      9      9      12
VINDX KT-FT/100.149    259    191    112
TRANSPORT WIND..E 5    N 6    N 5    N 5
MIX HGT (FT)....3700   5200   4800   2800

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....MIN 32.
MAX HUMIDITY........MAX 91 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    5 MPH OR LESS BY LATE EVENING...THEN BECOMING
                    CALM AFTER MIDNIGHT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO 4 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    WEST BY LATE EVENING...THEN BECOMING CALM AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 1 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST 1
                    TO 8 MPH LATE.
VENTILATION INDEX...POOR (2).
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-400 FT AGL.
RAINFALL AMOUNT.....0.00 INCHES.

TIME (EDT)      8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM   6 AM
SKY (%).........58     53     47     41     45     49
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............44     39     35     33     32     32
RH..............51     68     82     86     89     91
33-FOOT WIND....NW 6   NW 6   W 5    W 3    W 3    SE 3
20-FOOT WIND....NW 5   NW 5   W 4    W 2    W 2    SE 2
WIND GUST.......7      7
VINDX KT-FT/100.27     6      9      8      8      5
TRANSPORT WIND..NW 7   NW 6   NW 5   NW 3   E 3    SE 5
MIX HGT (FT)....400    100    200    300    300    100

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....MAX 55.
MIN HUMIDITY........MIN 41 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 6
                    TO 11 MPH BY LATE AFTERNOON.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS UP TO 7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 4
                    TO 8 MPH BY LATE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 3 TO 10 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...GOOD (315).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2700-3900 FT AGL
                    BY LATE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 5100-6300
                    FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DECREASING TO
                    2000-3900 FT AGL EARLY IN THE EVENING.
RAINFALL AMOUNT.....0.00 INCHES.

TIME (EDT)      8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM
SKY (%).........54     52     51     49     43     38
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............35     44     51     52     54     53
RH..............86     59     46     42     41     44
33-FOOT WIND....E 6    E 6    E 8    NE 10  NE 10  N 11
20-FOOT WIND....E 5    E 5    E 6    NE 8   NE 8   N 9
WIND GUST.......7      7      9      13     13     14
VINDX KT-FT/100.13     68     156    294    311    197
TRANSPORT WIND..S 6    S 5    SE 5   E 6    E 6    E 6
MIX HGT (FT)....300    1700   3900   5900   6200   3900

$$
FORECASTER...KLUBER
REQUESTED BY...PATTY CARRICK
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160429.BRIML.01/MQT


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