Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR GLACIAL LAKES ST...MN DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
1137 PM CDT WED MAY 18 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1130 CDT ON MAY 19.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
GOOD EVENING VIRGINIA.  SHOULD BE GREAT WEATHER FOR BURNING. WINDS
WILL BE SOUTH SOUTHEASTERLY AT AROUND 10 MPH...WITH GUSTS 15 MPH.
MINIMUM RH VALUES WILL BE 30 TO 40 PERCENT. THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE
FOR A RAIN SHOWERS...BUT MOST LOCATIONS WILL STAY DRY AND THOSE THAT
DO SEE A SHOWER WILL ONLY SEE AROUND A TENTH OF AN INCH OR LESS. ILL
UPDATE THE FORECAST THIS MORNING WITH THE LATEST INFORMATION.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........71 AT IGNITION...MAX 73.
RH..................41 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTH AT 10 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1600-36000) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (122000-136400).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8300-9300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 8 TO 17 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 18 MPH
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLEAR PCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....                            ISOLTD
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............60     70     72     73     73     70
RH..............55     41     37     35     35     39
20 FT WIND......S 6    S 7    S 8    S 8    S 8    S 6
20 FT WIND GUST.10     15     20     20     20     15
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      3      3      3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 50.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 71.
RH..................MIN 38 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.

$$
FORECASTER...BEITLICH
REQUESTED BY...VIRGINIA LOSO
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160519.GLACI.02/MPX



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