Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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FNUS73 KMPX 021323
FWSMPX

SPOT FORECAST FOR MAHONEY WMA D315-30...MN DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
823 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1230 CDT ON MAY 02.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...MOSTLY SUNNY SKY TODAY WITH TEMPERATURES WARMING
INTO THE MID 60S THIS AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL LOWER
TO NEAR 30 PERCENT WITH LIGHT NW-W WINDS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........61 AT IGNITION...MAX 64.
RH..................44 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 34 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 4 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE LIGHT WINDS.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1000-30000).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7500-8300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 3 TO 7 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM   8 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............54     59     62     64     63     59
RH..............59     44     37     34     36     40
20 FT WIND......NW 2   NW 3   NW 2   W 3    W 2    W 2
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5      5      5      5
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4      4      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 43.
RH..................MAX 82 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (500-28400).
MIXING HEIGHT.......7100 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 2 TO 9 MPH.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN
                    THE AFTERNOON. ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50
                    PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 69.
RH..................MIN 35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 5 OR OR VERY LOW TO OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2000-48400) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (102000) LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    INCREASING TO EXCELLENT (163800) LATE IN THE
                    MORNING INCREASING TO EXCELLENT (217200-254800)
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON DECREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    (168900) DECREASING TO EXCELLENT (88500) LATE
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4300 FT AGL LATE
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 6300 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO 8400-8800 FT
                    AGL EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON DECREASING TO 6000
                    FT AGL DECREASING TO 3300 FT AGL LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 9 TO 14 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST
                    31 TO 33 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...CALDERONE
REQUESTED BY...SHELLEY GORHAM
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160502.MAHON.02/MPX



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