Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Quad Cities, IA IL

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MINK RUN...IA DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
809 AM CDT THU JUL 3 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON JULY 03.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
VERY PLEASANT AND SUNNY WEATHER BE FOUND TODAY AND FRIDAY. LIGHT WINDS
WILL COMBINE WITH TEMPERATURES IN THE 70S TO PRODUCE TRANQUIL
CONDITIONS.

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX -GFDI- DOES NOT ACCOUNT FOR
PRECIPITATION THAT OCCURS OR ANY SNOW ON THE GROUND. PLEASE
MAKE APPROPRIATE ADJUSTMENTS.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........71 AT IGNITION...MAX 76.
RH..................51 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 43 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
WIND SHIFT..........NONE.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................NONE.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 7 TO 14 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............71     74     76     76
RH..............51     45     43     44
EYE LEVEL WIND..NW 6   NW 6   NW 5   NW 4
EYE LVL WND GST.10     10
MIX HGT (FT)....6300   6600   6600   6500
TRANSPORT WIND..N 14   N 12   N 9    N 7
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 53.
RH..................MAX 98 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND SHIFT..........NONE.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................NONE.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4400-6300 FT AGL DECREASING TO 400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 0 TO 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST 0 TO
                    2 MPH LATE IN THE EVENING.

.INDEPENDENCE DAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 78.
RH..................MIN 43 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
WIND SHIFT..........NONE.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................NONE.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 3 TO 12 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...ERVIN
REQUESTED BY...DAVID KUTZ
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140703.MINKR.01/DVN






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