Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CEDAR ROCK SNA...MN DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
710 AM CDT THU MAY 21 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0930 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 UPPER 40S THIS
MORNING WILL MAX OUT AROUND 70 THIS AFTERNOON WHILE RH VALUES BOTTOM
OUT IN THE MID 20S PERCENT. WINDS WILL COME FROM THE NORTHWEST
TODAY AT SUSTAINED SPEEDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS IN THE 15-25 MPH
RANGE.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........64 AT IGNITION...MAX 72.
RH..................52 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 23 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 12 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 14
                    MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE AT IGNITION...MAX 6.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (4300-42400) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (89500) LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    INCREASING TO EXCELLENT (146700) LATE IN THE
                    MORNING INCREASING TO EXCELLENT (173800-204100)
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON DECREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    (133700-153100).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7900-9100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 20 TO 29 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR CLEAR  MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............53     60     68     71     72     70
RH..............52     52     33     26     23     27
20 FT WIND......W 8    NW 10  NW 10  NW 11  NW 10  NW 9
20 FT WIND GUST.15     20     25     25     25     20
HAINES INDEX....6      5      6      5      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 (63700-108300) DECREASING TO POOR TO
                    FAIR (1300-28300) EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......7200 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 8 TO 17 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST
                    AROUND 6 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 75.
RH..................MIN 28 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 6 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1000-44300) INCREASING TO GOOD
                    (52600-56000) LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...CALDERONE
REQUESTED BY...BRAD BOLDUAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150521.CEDAR.01/MPX



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