Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for St Croix Savvanna...MNDNR
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
206 PM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1500 CDT on March 27.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...

A ridge of high pressure that was north of the Canadian border
this afternoon, will slowly move south tonight. Light winds
from the north-northeast will continue through the afternoon.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy.
Temperature.........54 at ignition...Max 56.
RH..................58 percent at ignition...Min 52 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Winds north at 4 mph at ignition...otherwise
                    north-northeast wind of 5-7 mph.
Mixing Height.......3100 ft AGL at ignition...otherwise 3000-3300
                    ft AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Northeast 8 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair /27400 knot-ft/ at ignition. Max...fair
                    /29200 knot-ft/.
Haines Index........4 or low at ignition...max 4.

Time (CDT)      3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
Temp............54  56  55  52
RH..............58  54  58  61
20 ft wind dir..N   N   N   N
20 ft wind spd..3   4   4   4
20 ft wind gust.5   5   5   5
Mix hgt (kft)...3.1 3.2 3.2 3.3
Transp wind dir.NE  NE  NE  NE
Transp wind spd.10  10  10  10
Haines Index....4   4   3   3
Sdspl kt-ft/100027  28  29  29

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. Patchy fog early in the morning.
Temperature.........Min 33.
RH..................Max 100 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds.

Time (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
Temp............51     46     42     39     38     36
RH..............65     77     84     87     89     90
20 ft wind......NE 2   NE 2   E 2    E 2    E 2    E 1
20 ft wind gust.5      5      5

$$
Forecaster...TAGGART
Requested by...Russ Smith
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1705290.0/MPX
.EMAIL russell.smith@state.mn.us


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