Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BATTLE POINT RX...BIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
1008 AM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0935 CDT ON MARCH 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...COOL AND DRY CONDITIONS EXPECTED TODAY WITH SOUTH WINDS
UP TO 5 MPH. SKIES ARE EXPECTED TO BUT SUNNY AS WELL. MINIMUM RH
VALUES TODAY SHOULD RANGE FROM 20 TO 25 PERCENT IN THE AREA
DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS. TONIGHT THE COOL AND DRY AIRMASS
REMAINS IN PLACE WITH LIGHT SOUTH WINDS. SATURDAY HOWEVER WILL BE
WARMER AND BREEZY WITH HIGH TEMPERATURES RISING INTO THE MID 40S.
SOUTH WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO INCREASE TO 10 TO 15 MPH BY LATE
MORNING WITH GUSTS AROUND 20 MPH AT TIMES. MINIMUM RH VALUES WILL
DROP INTO THE MID 30S FOR THE AFTERNOON.

OBSERVATION TRANSMITTED WITH SPOT REQUEST IS MUCH WARMER AND DRIER
THAN SURROUNDING AUTOMATED OBSERVATIONS FOR THE TIME.  HAVE MADE
ADJUSTMENTS FOR A WARMER AND DRIER BURN LOCATION...BUT PLEASE
CONTACT US IF CONDITIONS CHANGE.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 40.
MIN HUMIDITY........25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 3 TO 6 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (9000) INCREASING TO FAIR (26700).

TIME (CDT)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
TEMP............26     29     33     38     38
RH..............34     30     27     25     30
20 FT WIND DIR..SE     S      S      S      S
20 FT WIND SPD..3      3      3      4      4
20 FT WIND GUST.              5      6      6

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 15.
MAX HUMIDITY........80 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS AROUND 3 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
TEMP............31     26     21     19     17     15
RH..............37     50     62     64     70     77
20 FT WIND DIR..S      S      SE     S      S      S
20 FT WIND SPD..3      3      3      3      3      3
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5      5      5      5      5

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 44.
MIN HUMIDITY........34 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 3 TO 7 MPH INCREASING TO 13 TO 15
                    MPH.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
TEMP............16     24     33     40     44     44
RH..............80     74     53     34     39     45
20 FT WIND DIR..S      S      S      S      S      S
20 FT WIND SPD..3      5      8      11     13     15
20 FT WIND GUST.5      10     15     17     21     22

$$
FORECASTER...LINDA
REQUESTED BY...BEBEAU
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150327.BATTL.01/DLH











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