Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR VERMILLION BASIN GRASS...MN DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
857 AM CDT FRI APR 22 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON APRIL 22.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A DRY DAY IS EXPECTED WITH DECREASING CLOUD COVER. NORTHEAST
WINDS WILL BECOME LIGHT EASTERLY BY LATE AFTERNOON. RELATIVE
HUMIDITY WILL LOWER TO AROUND 45 PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........50 AT IGNITION...MAX 58.
RH..................61 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 44 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHEAST AT 6 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH
                    UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON BECOMING LIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR (19300-28100).
MIXING HEIGHT.......1700-3600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3800-4000 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 9 TO 18 MPH DECREASING TO 6 TO 8 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM   8 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............45     50     55     57     58     54
RH..............70     61     51     47     44     50
20 FT WIND......NE 6   NE 5   NE 4   NE 3   E 3    E 3
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     5      5      5      5
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      5      5      5

$$
FORECASTER...SCHMIT
REQUESTED BY...JAMIE GANGAWARE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160422.VERMI.01/MPX


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