Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR TUTTLE DRIVE...MN DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
731 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 MID 20S PERCENT. WINDS SHIFT FROM SOUTHWEST TO NORTHWEST
AROUND MIDDAY TODAY WITH SUSTAINED SPEEDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS
IN THE 15-25 MPH RANGE.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........64 AT IGNITION...MAX 71.
RH..................41 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 27 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS WEST AT 9 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE AT IGNITION...MAX 6.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (3000-24200) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (143000-169600).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7400-9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 14 TO 22 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 21
                    TO 24 MPH IN THE 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............56     64     68     71     70     67
RH..............53     41     32     28     31     36
20 FT WIND......SW 5   W 7    NW 9   NW 10  NW 10  N 7
20 FT WIND GUST.10     15     20     20     20     15
HAINES INDEX....5      5      4      4      4      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 46.
RH..................MAX 76 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (125800) DECREASING TO POOR
                    (1000-2000).
MIXING HEIGHT.......7400 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 13 TO 20 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 5
                    TO 9 MPH IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 71.
RH..................MIN 33 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS.

$$
FORECASTER...CALDERONE
REQUESTED BY...RUSS SMITH
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150521.TUTTL.01/MPX



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