Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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FNUS73 KMPX 201301
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SPOT FORECAST FOR SMSC PRAIRIE RX...SMSC - TRIBE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
801 AM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON OCTOBER 20.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

GOOD MORNING. IT SHOULD BE A NICE DAY FOR BURNING WITH PERSISTENT
NW WINDS AND CLEAR SKIES. THE LIGHT WNW WINDS AT OBSERVATION WILL
BECOME MORE NORTHWESTERLY AND INCREASE BY MID MORNING TO 8-10 MPH...
WITH AFTERNOON WINDS 10-15 MPH AND GUSTS NEAR 20 MPH. AFTERNOON RH
SHOULD BOTTOM OUT NEAR 40 TO 45 PERCENT AS WELL. IN SUMMARY...
CONFIDENCE IS HIGH IN THE WIND DIRECTION...AND MODERATE IN THE RH
FORECAST. FEEL FREE TO CALL WITH QUESTIONS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........53 AT IGNITION...MAX 61.
RH..................66 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 44 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 7 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1700-48900).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2400-4000 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 9 TO 17 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM
SKY (%).........MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............49     53     58     61     59     55
RH..............79     64     54     44     50     61
20 FT WIND......NW 5   NW 6   NW 8   NW 8   N 6    N 4
20 FT WIND GUST.       10     15     15     10     5
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      3      3      3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 38.
RH..................MAX 92 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (1100-13900).

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 58.
RH..................MIN 51 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 8 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........4 TO 5 OR OR LOW TO OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1300-34500).

$$
FORECASTER...BEITLICH
REQUESTED BY...SHAWN KELLEY
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141020.SMSCP.01/MPX







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