Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR ORDWAY PRAIRIE...THE NATURE CONSERVANCY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
820 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON AUGUST 04.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........74 AT IGNITION...MAX 79.
RH..................43 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 38 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS WEST AT 6 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1500-50500).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5900-6600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 6 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM   8 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............69     75     78     79     79     73
RH..............59     43     39     39     41     53
20 FT WIND......SW 5   W 5    W 5    W 4    NW 3   N 3
20 FT WIND GUST.       10            5      5      5
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4      4      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 57.
RH..................MAX 93 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (1500-22100).

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 79.
RH..................MIN 56 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 8 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 5 OR OR VERY LOW TO OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2000-40900) INCREASING TO GOOD TO
                    EXCELLENT (50100-77600) IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
                    DECREASING TO FAIR (25800) LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...WFO MPX
REQUESTED BY...TONI AGUILAR  BURN BOSS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150804.ORDWA.01/MPX


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