Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR POCKET LAKE...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
800 AM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1400 CDT ON MAY 21.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...EXPECT MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES TODAY AS HIGH PRESSURE
ARRIVES FROM THE NORTHWEST. TEMPERATURES IN THE MID 40S THIS
MORNING WILL MAX OUT AROUND 70 THIS AFTERNOON WHILE RH VALUES BOTTOM
OUT IN THE UPPER 20S PERCENT. WINDS WILL COME FROM THE NORTH TO
NORTHWEST TODAY AT SUSTAINED SPEEDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND
15 MPH.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........68 AT IGNITION...MAX 68.
RH..................29 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 29 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTH AT 9 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    NORTH WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 6.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (4000-44000) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (99500-124700).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6600-7800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 17 TO 25 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM   9 PM   11 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............65     68     68     65     58     52
RH..............35     29     29     33     45     59
20 FT WIND......N 8    N 7    N 6    N 6    NW 4   N 3
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     15     10     5      5
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4      4      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 46.
RH..................MAX 76 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO EXCELLENT (49400-90800) DECREASING TO
                    POOR TO FAIR (1500-21800) EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6100 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 8 TO 17 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST 7 TO 9
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 71.
RH..................MIN 31 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2000-47800).

$$
FORECASTER...CALDERONE
REQUESTED BY...TROY BOSCHEE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150521.POCKE.01/MPX



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