Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Northern Indiana

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SPOT FORECAST FOR LEIDY LAKE...MI DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTHERN INDIANA
911 AM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1300 EDT ON MAY 18.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL PICK UP TO BETWEEN 10 AND 15 MPH...WITH GUSTS
TO 25 MPH...LATER THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON IN ADVANCE OF A COLD
FRONT. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES THIS AFTERNOON SHOULD FALL
TO AROUND 50 PERCENT. THERE IS ALSO A LOW CHANCE FOR AN ISOLATED
SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM THIS AFTERNOON INTO EARLY THIS EVENING.
TURNING MUCH COOLER AND DRIER TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY POST- FRONTAL
OTHERWISE.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF
                    RAIN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE
                    OF PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........78 AT IGNITION...MAX 81.
RH..................60 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 49 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTHWEST AT 10 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10
                    MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 3.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 47.
RH..................MAX 74 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 15 MPH DECREASING TO
                    AROUND 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 54.
RH..................MIN 48 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 25 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....VERY GOOD.

$$
FORECASTER...STEINWEDEL
REQUESTED BY...LEE OSTERLAND
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150518.LEIDY.01/IWX






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