Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR GRANDDOKKEN SAVANNA...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
757 AM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 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 RANGE.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........61 AT IGNITION...MAX 68.
RH..................41 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 27 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTH AT 10 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 6.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (3000-46500) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (99600-124800).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6600-7800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 14 TO 22 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 17
                    TO 24 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............54     61     65     67     67     65
RH..............54     41     33     28     30     34
20 FT WIND......NW 6   N 8    N 8    N 7    N 7    N 6
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     15     15     15     15
HAINES INDEX....5      4      3      4      4      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 46.
RH..................MAX 76 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO EXCELLENT (49500-84800) DECREASING TO
                    POOR TO FAIR (1000-21900) EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6100 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 7 TO 16 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST 5 TO 8
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 71.
RH..................MIN 32 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 TO 5 OR OR LOW TO OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2000-48600).

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



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