Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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FNUS73 KUNR 181207
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SPOT FORECAST FOR PARK...US FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
607 AM MDT WED MAY 18 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0550 MDT ON MAY 18.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...
...SKIES WILL BE MOSTLY SUNNY THIS MORNING...WITH A FEW CLOUDS
FORMING THIS AFTERNOON...BUT NO PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED.
TEMPERATURES WILL BE IN THE MID TO UPPER 60S THIS AFTERNOON...WITH
RELATIVE HUMIDITY FALLING TO AROUND 35 PERCENT. SOUTH WINDS WILL
BE INCREASING THROUGH THE DAY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL
DEVELOP THURSDAY AFTERNOON...BUT PRODUCE LIGHT RAIN.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66.
MIN HUMIDITY........31-36 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7200 TO 8200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 15 TO 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR INCREASING TO VERY GOOD IN THE LATE
                    MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 43.
MAX HUMIDITY........76-81 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100 TO 600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD DECREASING TO POOR EARLY IN THE EVENING.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74.
MIN HUMIDITY........27-32 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1200...THEN 3.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7700 TO 8700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 TO 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR INCREASING TO GOOD LATE IN THE MORNING.

$$
FORECASTER...SS
REQUESTED BY...PARK IC
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160518.PARK_.01/UNR


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