Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR HELEN ALLISON...THE NATURE CONSERVANCY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
629 AM CDT WED OCT 15 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON OCTOBER 15.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES WILL PREVAIL TODAY...WITH WINDS REMAINING FROM THE
NORTH GENERALLY IN THE 5-10 MPH RANGE. RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL
DIP JUST BELOW 40 PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........55 AT IGNITION...MAX 62.
RH..................55 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 39 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTH AT 5 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (1300-16600).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 600-2400 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 7 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM   8 PM
SKY (%).........MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR CLEAR  CLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............47     55     61     62     56     50
RH..............71     55     42     39     53     68
20 FT WIND......N 5    N 5    N 5    N 5    NE 4   E 2
20 FT WIND GUST.                            5
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      5      5      5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 38.
RH..................MAX 96 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (1300-1700).

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 67.
RH..................MIN 43 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 5 OR OR VERY LOW TO OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2000-50400).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 1100-2900 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN DECREASING TO 700 FT
                    AGL LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 10 TO 17 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 15
                    TO 23 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...SCHMIT
REQUESTED BY...MATT GRAEVE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141015.HELEN.01/MPX






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