Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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SPOT FORECAST FOR TOWER ROAD CATTAILS...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
729 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0800 CST ON FEBRUARY 12.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
WINDS WILL BE ON THE INCREASE THROUGH THE DAY AS A COLD FRONT DROPS
DOWN ACROSS THE WESTERN GREAT LAKES REGION.  MUCH COLDER AIR WILL
FOLLOW THE FRONT WITH WIND CHILLS DROPPING DOWN INTO THE SINGLE
DIGITS BELOW ZERO RANGE THIS AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SCATTERED FLURRIES EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....13 AT IGNITION...MAX 13.
MIN HUMIDITY........70 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 52 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDS WEST AT 10 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 30 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD /57300 KNOT-FT/ AT IGNITION.
                    MAX...EXCELLENT /79200 KNOT-FT/ INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT TO EXCELLENT (91800-143500 KNOT-FT)
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CST)      8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........MCLDY  PCLDY  MCLEAR PCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............13     13     13     12     11
RH..............70     70     60     58     54
20 FT WIND......W 9    NW 12  NW 15  NW 15  NW 14
20 FT WIND GUST.15     25     30     30     30
HAINES INDEX....3      4      3      3      3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....MIN -5.
MAX HUMIDITY........MAX 81 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
                    MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT TO EXCELLENT (75900-119500 KNOT-FT)
                    DECREASING TO POOR TO POOR (9500-10100
                    KNOT-FT).

TIME (CST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........MCLDY  PCLDY  MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR CLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............8      3      0      -1     -3     -5
RH..............54     64     68     68     71     78
20 FT WIND......NW 12  NW 11  NW 10  NW 8   NW 8   NW 8
20 FT WIND GUST.30     25     20     20     20     15
HAINES INDEX....3      4      5      4      3      3

$$
FORECASTER...HALBACH
REQUESTED BY...SEAN SALLMANN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160212.TOWER.01/MKX



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