Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR TAUM SAUK GLADES...DNR - STATE PARKS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
1019 AM CDT WED SEP 24 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1015 CDT ON SEPTEMBER 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
STRONG HIGH PRESSURE WILL MEAN ANOTHER SUNNY AND DRY SEPTEMBER DAY
OVER THE AREA, WITH AFTERNOON HUMIDITIES DROPPING TO NEAR 30 PERCENT.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........67 AT IGNITION...MAX 77.
RH..................52 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 33 PERCENT.
WIND...EYE LEVEL....SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH WIND 1 TO 2 MPH.  ADJUSTMENT FACTOR .4
WIND...20 FT........WINDS SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH AT 3 TO 5 MPH...DIMINISHING
                    BY EARLY EVENING.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400 FT AGL AT IGNITION...4100 FT AGL AT MAX HEATING.
TRANSPORT WIND......SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH.
VENTILATION RATE....POOR (2545 M^2/S) AT MAX HEATING.

$$

FORECASTER...TRUETT
REQUESTED BY...RON COLATSKIE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140924.TAUMS.01/LSX






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