Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR COUNCIL BLUFF...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
850 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1030 CDT ON APRIL 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A WEAK COLD FRONT IS MOVING THROUGH THE REGION...BUT WILL REMAIN NORTH OF
YOUR BURN SITE TIL 6 PM THIS EVENING. OTHERWISE...HIGH CLOUDS ON THE
INCREASE TODAY.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
LAL.................NO TSTMS.
TEMPERATURE.........54 AT IGNITION...MAX 64.
RH..................52 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 34 PERCENT.
WIND...EYE LEVEL....WINDS SOUTH AT 2 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    SOUTH WIND 1 TO 2 MPH FROM MID MORNING UNTIL
                    LATE AFTERNOON DECREASING TO AROUND 2 MPH LATE
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND...20 FT........WINDS SOUTH AT 7 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    SOUTH WIND 6 TO 7 MPH FROM MID MORNING UNTIL
                    LATE AFTERNOON DECREASING TO AROUND 5 MPH LATE
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3100 FT AGL AT IGNITION...5700 FT AGL AT MAX HEATING.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH.
VENTILATION RATE....FAIR (8091 M^2/S) AT MAX HEATING.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................20 PERCENT.
LAL.................NO TSTMS.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 43.
RH..................MAX 88 PERCENT.
WIND...EYE LEVEL....LIGHT WIND.
WIND...20 FT........LIGHT WIND.
HAINES INDEX........N/A.
MIXING HEIGHT.......N/A.
TRANSPORT WIND......N/A.
VENTILATION RATE....N/A.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
LAL.................NO TSTMS.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 68.
RH..................MIN 40 PERCENT.
WIND...EYE LEVEL....LIGHT WIND.
WIND...20 FT........LIGHT WIND.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5700 FT AGL AT MAX HEATING.
TRANSPORT WIND......EAST AROUND 3 MPH.
VENTILATION RATE....POOR (2702 M^2/S) AT MAX HEATING.

$$

FORECASTER...BYRD
REQUESTED BY...CHRIS WOODS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.COUNC.01/LSX






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