Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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SPOT FORECAST FOR PRAIRIE WPA...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MILWAUKEE/SULLIVAN WI
719 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON MAY 03.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
LOOK FOR YOUR LIGHT SOUTHERLY WINDS TO GRADUALLY COME AROUND TO THE
SOUTHWEST THEN WEST AND INCREASE BY MID DAY.  THE STRONGEST WIND GUSTS
WILL LIKELY HOLD OFF UNTIL MID AFTERNOON. OTHERWISE...LOOK FOR
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES AND MILD TEMPS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....61 AT IGNITION...MAX 69.
MIN HUMIDITY........48 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 29 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDS SOUTHWEST AT 8 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST 10 TO 15 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND
                    AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1600-33600 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT TO EXCELLENT (184000-230000 KNOT-FT).

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........MCLEAR PCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............61     66     68     69
RH..............48     37     31     31
20 FT WIND......W 7    W 8    W 11   W 14
20 FT WIND GUST.15     20     25     30
HAINES INDEX....4      5      5      5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. RAIN
                    SHOWERS AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 80 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....MIN 42.
MAX HUMIDITY........MAX 89 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    EVENING.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT TO EXCELLENT (191500-204400 KNOT-FT)
                    DECREASING TO POOR TO FAIR (3000-22100
                    KNOT-FT).

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........MCLDY  CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY  PCLDY  MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE DEFNTE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............64     59     52     49     46     43
RH..............38     51     71     83     86     86
20 FT WIND......W 11   W 7    W 6    NW 6   N 7    N 10
20 FT WIND GUST.20     15     10     15     15     15
HAINES INDEX....5      5      4      3      3      3

$$
FORECASTER...DAVIS
REQUESTED BY...DEREK CASBON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160503.PRAIR.01/MKX



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