Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for East Range...Dept of Military Affairs
National Weather Service Twin Cities/Chanhassen MN
823 AM CDT Mon Mar 27 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1200 CDT on March 27.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...

Morning clouds and fog will give away to a mixture of sun and clouds
this afternoon. A light north wind early, will become more northeast
by late morning, and more east-northeast by mid/late afternoon. Dry
weather will continue as a ridge of high pressure moves overhead
and to the northeast tonight.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Temperature.........49 at request...Max 56.
RH..................54 percent at request...Min 43 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Winds northeast at 3 mph at request...otherwise
                    Light winds.
Mixing Height.......300-1900 ft AGL increasing to 3000 ft AGL at
                    request...otherwise 2400-4200 ft AGL in the
                    late morning and afternoon.
Transport winds.....Northeast 5 to 6 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair /15400 knot-ft/ at request. Max...fair
                    /21500 knot-ft/.
Haines Index........4 or low at request...max 4.

Time (CDT)      12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
Temp............49  51  53  55  56  56  54
RH..............54  50  47  45  43  43  46
20 ft wind dir..NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  E
20 ft wind spd..2   2   2   2   3   3   3
20 ft wind gust.5   5   5   5   5   5   5
Mix hgt (kft)...3.0 3.5 3.6 3.8 3.9 4.0 4.2
Transp wind dir.N   NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
Transp wind spd.6   6   6   6   6   6   6
Haines Index....4   4   4   4   4   3   3
Sdspl kt-ft/100015  19  19  20  20  21  22

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear. Patchy fog early in the morning.
Temperature.........Min 29.
RH..................Max 98 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds.
Mixing Height.......2500-4300 ft AGL decreasing to 300-1800 ft AGL
                    in the late evening and overnight.
Transport winds.....East 6 to 12 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to fair (1400-23100 knot-ft).

Time (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
Temp............52     44     39     36     33     30
RH..............49     64     76     82     89     96
20 ft wind......E 3    E 2    E 2    E 2    E 2    E 2
20 ft wind gust.5      5      5      5      5      5
Mix hgt (ft)....4300   3100   1800   600    500    400
Transport wind..NE 6   E 8    E 10   E 12   E 9    E 7
Haines Index....3      3      4      4      4      4
Sdspl kt-ft/100023     22     17     6      4      2

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Temperature.........Max 57.
RH..................Min 34 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming east around 5 mph late in
                    the morning.
Mixing Height.......300-2000 ft AGL increasing to 2500-4400 ft AGL
                    in the late morning and afternoon.
Transport winds.....East 5 to 10 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to good (1000-40500 knot-ft).
Haines Index........4 to 5 OR or low to or moderate.

Time (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
Temp............29     36     45     51     56     57
RH..............98     84     60     46     35     35
20 ft wind......E 2    E 2    E 3    E 4    E 4    E 4
20 ft wind gust.       5      5      5      5      5
Mix hgt (ft)....300    1400   2500   3700   4000   4200
Transport wind..E 5    E 6    E 8    E 9    E 10   E 10
Haines Index....4      4      5      5      5      4
Sdspl kt-ft/10001      7      17     31     35     38

$$
Forecaster...TAGGART
Requested by...Jason Linkert
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1705268.0/MPX
.EMAIL jason.d.linkert.nfg@mail.mil



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