Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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FNUS73 KFGF 301326
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SPOT FORECAST FOR SQUIRREL LAKE...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
826 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON APRIL 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
EXPECT NORTHEAST WINDS AT 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH AT
IGNITION TIME. WINDS WILL REMAIN AT 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
30 MPH FOR THE AFTERNOON RESULTING IN GOOD TO EXCELLENT SMOKE
DISPERSAL. THE RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL DECREASE TO 25 TO 30
PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON UNDER A MOSTLY CLEAR SKY AS HIGH PRESSURE
CONTINUES TO DOMINATE THE WEATHER PATTERN.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
MIN HUMIDITY........21-26 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25
                    MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-1900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7400-8500 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........EAST 22 TO 31 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........10  11  13  20  27  31  28  21
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............56  58  59  61  62  63  63  62
RH..............43  37  32  29  28  27  26  28
20 FT WIND DIR..NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
20 FT WIND SPD..16  16  16  16  16  15  13  12
20 FT WIND GUST.25  25  25  25  25  25  25  20

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....34-39.
MAX HUMIDITY........77-82 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH UNTIL EARLY MORNING
                    BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5800-6900 FT AGL DECREASING TO 400-500 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 22 TO 28 MPH BECOMING EAST 7 TO 16
                    MPH LATE IN THE EVENING.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........14     6      3      3      4      4
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............60     54     47     43     40     37
RH..............31     43     53     61     67     77
20 FT WIND......NE 10  NE 7   NE 5   E 5    E 4    E 4
20 FT WIND GUST.15     10     10     10     5      5

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61-66.
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 7300-7900 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 6 TO 14 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM      10 AM     1 PM      4 PM
SKY (%).........3         4         9         9
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............37        53        59        63
RH..............79        47        36        30
20 FT WIND......NE 4G5    NE 5G10   N 7G10    N 7G10

$$
FORECASTER...HOPKINS
REQUESTED BY...STEVE SCHUMACHER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160430.SQUIR.01/FGF



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