Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR ST CROIX...FWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
629 AM CDT FRI APR 29 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON APRIL 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
DRY BUT COOL WEATHER IS EXPECTED TODAY WITH AREAS OF MORNING FOG.
WINDS WILL BE LIGHT AND VARIABLE THIS MORNING...AND THEN BECOME
NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH DURING THE EARLY AFTERNOON. RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES WILL DECREASE TO AROUND 45 PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........51 AT IGNITION...MAX 57.
RH..................59 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 47 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTH AT 5 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 3.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (5700-55100).
MIXING HEIGHT.......900-1900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5000-5700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 7 TO 13 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM   8 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............45     51     55     57     56     51
RH..............71     59     49     47     49     63
20 FT WIND......N 3    N 4    NE 5   NE 5   E 5    E 3
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5                           5
HAINES INDEX....2      3      3      2      2      2

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 40.
RH..................MAX 79 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
                    5 MPH LATE IN THE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT
                    BECOMING EAST 5 TO 6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (14700-52100) DECREASING TO POOR
                    (1800-10100) IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 58.
RH..................MIN 44 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 3 OR OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (16000-44900) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (103200-140000).
MIXING HEIGHT.......900-2100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4700-6300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 21 TO 29 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST 25
                    TO 32 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...SCHMIT
REQUESTED BY...KEMM
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160429.STCRO.01/MPX



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