Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR HEGLUND EAST...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
736 AM CDT FRI MAY 22 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON MAY 22.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...EXPECT MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES TODAY AS HIGH PRESSURE
SLIDES ACROSS THE REGION. TEMPERATURES IN THE MID 40S THIS
MORNING WILL MAX OUT AROUND 75 THIS AFTERNOON WHILE RH VALUES BOTTOM
OUT CLOSE TO 20 PERCENT. LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS THIS MORNING WILL
SHIFT TO SOUTHEAST THIS AFTERNOON WITH SPEEDS IN THE 5-10 MPH RANGE.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........66 AT IGNITION...MAX 75.
RH..................40 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 21 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS EAST AT 3 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 6 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (0-34800).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8400-9300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 3 TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST 2 TO 3
                    MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING...THEN SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTH AROUND 1 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING
                    INCREASING TO AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM
SKY COVER.......CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............56     66     71     75     75     75
RH..............59     40     28     22     21     21
20 FT WIND......E 1    SE 3   SE 3   SE 5   SE 5   SE 5
20 FT WIND GUST.       5      5                    10
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5      5      5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 51.
RH..................MAX 80 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2500-50400).
MIXING HEIGHT.......8400 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300-400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 7 TO 16 MPH INCREASING TO 9 TO 18 MPH IN
                    THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING...THEN
                    DECREASING TO AROUND 8 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS AND
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION 30 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 66.
RH..................MIN 58 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
                    GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS.

$$
FORECASTER...CALDERONE
REQUESTED BY...DAN ANGELO
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150522.HEGLU.01/MPX



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