Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Wichita, KS

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Spot Forecast for Tonys Pizza Ammonia Spill...Saline County Emergency Management
National Weather Service Wichita KS
1041 AM CST Wed Mar 1 2017

Forecast is started at time of 1100 CST on March 01. If
conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact us via NWS Chat, 800mhz radio or phone if you have
questions or concerns with this forecast,

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...

Gusty northwest winds will combine with very dry air today and
create very high to extreme grassland fire danger levels across
the region. A red flag warning has been hoisted for central and
south central Kansas during the afternoon hours. South winds will
increase on Friday, and especially for this weekend into Monday
with very high to extreme grassland fire danger likely for many
locations. Outdoor burning should be avoided for several days
until this weather pattern changes.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-5 percent).
CWR.................0 percent.
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 54.
Min humidity........19 percent.
Surface winds.......Northwest winds 15 to 18 mph.
Mixing height.......3500-4800 ft AGL increasing to 7200-9000 ft
                    AGL.
Mixing winds........Northwest 24 to 28 mph.

TIME (CST)      11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........1   2   2   1   1   1   2
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Chc of pcpn (%).0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Temp............46  49  53  54  54  53  51
RH..............35  31  25  21  19  20  22
Surface wnd dir.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
Surface wnd spd.15  15  17  18  18  17  15
Surface wnd gst.30  30  30  30  30  30  25
Mix hgt (kft)...3.5 4.8 6.2 7.6 9.0 8.1 7.2
Mixing wind dir.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
Mixing wind spd.25  24  25  26  28  28  25

$$
Forecaster...Pearce
Requested by...Hannah Stambaugh
Type of request...HAZMAT
.TAG 1703150.0/ICT
.EMAIL hannah.stambaugh@saline.org



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