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Spot Forecast for Garrison...USFS
National Weather Service Springfield MO
950 AM CST Fri Feb 24 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0700 CST on February 24.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at 1-800-762-4363, if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...

Cooler temperatures and gusty west to northwest winds will continue
through this afternoon. Lowest relative humidity values will
fall to near 40 percent and possibly as low as 35 percent. Some
partial clearing is expected this afternoon but considerable
cloud cover will likely linger through at least early afternoon.

Saturday could bring elevated fire weather conditions as relative
humidity falls to around 20 percent.

Rain chances increase Sunday and Sunday night as a disturbance
approaches from the west.

.REST OF TODAY...
TIME (CST)      7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........66  71  81  80  69  67  66  56  51  53  54
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
CHC OF PCPN (%).0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
CHC OF THDR (%).0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
TEMP............49  47  45  46  48  49  50  52  52  52  51
DEWPOINT........45  44  41  40  39  37  35  33  31  29  28
RH..............86  89  86  78  70  63  55  49  44  42  41
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  W   W   W   W   W   W   W   W
20 FT WIND SPD..5   5   6   8   8   8   9   9   9   8   7
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  15  20  20  20  20  20  20  20
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.5 2.4 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.7 3.0 3.3 3.7 3.8 3.9
TRANSP WIND DIR.W   W   NW  NW  W   W   W   W   W   W   W
TRANSP WIND SPD.17  18  16  16  16  17  20  22  24  25  25
HAINES INDEX....3   4   5   5   5   5   4   4   3   3   2
VRATE KT-FT/100038  38  33  33  35  40  50  64  77  84  88

.TONIGHT...
TIME (CST)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........56  64  69  75  77  79  73  65  57  50  46  41
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
CHC OF PCPN (%).0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
CHC OF THDR (%).0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
TEMP............48  44  42  39  36  34  32  30  29  27  26  25
DEWPOINT........27  26  25  25  25  23  23  22  21  21  20  19
RH..............44  49  51  57  64  64  69  72  72  78  78  78
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD..6   6   6   6   6   6   5   5   5   5   6   6
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  15  15  15  10  10  10  10  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT)...4.1 4.6 5.1 5.3 5.1 4.6 4.1 3.6 3.2 2.8 2.5 2.3
TRANSP WIND DIR.W   W   NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
TRANSP WIND SPD.26  29  30  31  30  29  28  28  28  28  26  25
HAINES INDEX....2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   3   3   4   4
VRATE KT-FT/100095  113 132 143 134 116 97  87  77  68  58  49

.SATURDAY...
TIME (CST)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........37  28  18  9   8   6   5   4   3   2   3   5
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
CHC OF PCPN (%).0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
CHC OF THDR (%).0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
TEMP............25  26  27  29  33  36  39  42  44  45  44  43
DEWPOINT........18  18  18  18  18  17  15  14  13  13  13  14
RH..............74  71  68  63  53  45  37  31  28  27  28  30
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD..6   6   6   6   6   6   6   6   6   5   5   4
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  15  15  15  15  10  10  10      5
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.2 2.1 2.2 2.4 2.7 3.1 3.6 4.1 4.6 5.1 5.0 4.7
TRANSP WIND DIR.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
TRANSP WIND SPD.23  22  21  20  20  18  18  18  17  17  13  8
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   4   3   4   4
VRATE KT-FT/100043  40  40  42  45  51  57  63  70  76  55  33

$$
Forecaster...FOSTER
Requested by...Jess Register
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1702787.0/SGF
.EMAIL jregister@fs.fed.us



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