Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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FNUS73 KMPX 051938
FWSMPX

SPOT FORECAST FOR SCHNEEWIND WMA D315-19...DNR WILDLIFE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
238 PM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1015 CDT ON MAY 06.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...IT WILL BE VERY WARM ON FRIDAY ALONG WITH SOUTHWEST
WINDS FROM 10 TO 15 MPH. SOME GUSTS IN THE AFTERNOON TO 25 MPH ARE
LIKELY. AFTERNOON MINIMUM HUMIDITY WILL BE IN THE 30 TO 35 PERCENT
RANGE. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY EVENING WITH A
SHIFT IN THE WINDS TO THE NORTHWEST.

WE WILL UPDATE THIS SPOT EARLY TOMORROW MORNING WITH NEW DATA.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 55.
RH..................MAX 72 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO EXCELLENT (20400-65800) DECREASING TO
                    POOR (2000-3000) IN THE LATE EVENING AND
                    OVERNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2700-3900 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300-1500 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 12 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO 9 TO 10
                    MPH LATE IN THE NIGHT.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........76 AT IGNITION...MAX 85.
RH..................42 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 27 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTHWEST AT 8 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11
                    MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH AT IGNITION...MAX 6.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2000-44100) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (77900-114400) LATE IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    (133000-150200) EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON
                    DECREASING TO GOOD TO EXCELLENT (49900-97900)
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2600-3900 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO
                    3900-5600 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON DECREASING TO
                    2300 FT AGL LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 9 TO 16 MPH INCREASING TO 25 TO 31
                    MPH.

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FORECASTER...FRANKS
REQUESTED BY...SHELLEY GORHAM
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160506.SCHNE.02/MPX



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