Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MUSKRAT BREAK PILES...U.S. FISH & WILDLIFE SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
807 AM CST THU FEB 4 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CST ON FEBRUARY 04.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
SNOW MOVING OUT THIS MORNING. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A HIGH OF 27.
WIND LIGHT SOUTH BECOMING NORTHWEST 6 TO 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN SNOW IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
                    SNOW LATE IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF SNOW NEAR
                    100 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........22 AT IGNITION...MAX 27.
RH..................84 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 74 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS WEST AT 5 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH LATE
                    IN THE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (0).
MIXING HEIGHT.......0 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 0 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 5
                    TO 12 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CST)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM
SKY COVER.......CLOUDY MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....DEFNTE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....SNOW   SNOW   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............15     22     26     27     24     20
RH..............92     84     78     74     77     81
20 FT WIND......SW 3   W 4    NW 5   NW 6   NW 5   NW 5
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5             10     10
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      4      3      3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 5.
RH..................MAX 100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (0-2000).

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    CHANCE OF SNOW 60 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 25.
RH..................MIN 74 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR OR VERY LOW TO OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1500-32200).

$$
FORECASTER...WFO MPX
REQUESTED BY...ROBERT BENGSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160204.MUSKR.01/MPX



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