Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SCHNEEWIND WMA D315-19...MN DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
659 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON MAY 04.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...MOSTLY SUNNY SKY TODAY WITH TEMPERATURES WARMING
INTO THE MID 60S THIS AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL LOWER
TO AROUND 30 PERCENT WITH SUSTAINED NORTH WINDS 10-15 MPH WITH
GUSTS TO AROUND 20 MPH.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........59 AT IGNITION...MAX 64.
RH..................39 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 30 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTH AT 12 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    NORTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (3100-35500) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (89400-129700).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5700-6300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 14 TO 23 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM   8 PM
SKY COVER.......CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............53     59     62     63     64     58
RH..............54     39     33     31     30     39
20 FT WIND......N 7    N 10   N 10   N 9    N 7    N 5
20 FT WIND GUST.15     20     20     20     15     10
HAINES INDEX....4      3      3      4      4      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 42.
RH..................MAX 76 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO EXCELLENT (51900-76900) DECREASING TO
                    POOR TO FAIR (400-26900) EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3700-5400 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300-2000 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 9 TO 16 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 2
                    TO 6 MPH IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY
                    MORNING...THEN SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 5 TO 9 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 76.
RH..................MIN 33 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 TO 6 OR OR MODERATE TO OR HIGH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2200-48900).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2400-4000 FT AGL
                    IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 10 TO 17 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...CALDERONE
REQUESTED BY...SHELLEY GORHAM
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160504.SCHNE.01/MPX



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