Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS St. Louis, MO

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SPOT FORECAST FOR RANDALL HILL PRAIRIE...THE NATURE CONSERVANCY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAINT LOUIS MO
751 AM CST WED NOV 30 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0800 CST ON NOVEMBER 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL BECOME WESTERLY OVER THE NEXT HOUR OR TWO.
WINDS WILL INCREASE WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 25 TO 30 MPH DURING THE
LATE MORNING AND THROUGH THE AFTERNOON HOURS. GUSTS ARE EXPECTED
TO DIMINISH WITH SUNSET...HOWEVER...WINDS SHOULD REMAIN SUSTAINED
AROUND 10 MPH.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT).
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........34 AT IGNITION...MAX 43.
RH..................78 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 55 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTHWEST AT 7 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE WEST WINDS 7 TO 15 MPH.
                    GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....BECOMING WESTERLY AROUND 5 MPH WITH HIGHER
                    GUSTS.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700 FT AGL AT IGNITION...4000 FT AGL AT
                    MAX HEATING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 23 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (12430 M/S-M) AT MAX HEATING.

TIME (CST)      8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM
SKY (%).........16     75     70     75     80     85
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
CWR.............0      0      0      10     10     10
TEMP............34     38     41     42     42     39
RH..............78     70     65     62     62     70
20 FT WIND......SW 7   W 11   W 13   W 15   W 14   W 10
20 FT WIND GUST.10     15     25     25     25     20

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT).
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 32.
RH..................MAX 87 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 8 TO 11 MPH.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST AROUND 4 MPH.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT).
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 43.
RH..................MIN 52 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST AROUND 4 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4300 FT AGL AT MAX HEATING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST AROUND 18 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (10720 M/S-M) AT MAX HEATING.

$$

FORECASTER...TILLY
REQUESTED BY...THARRAN HOBSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1603773.0/LSX



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