Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR EDWARDS NORTH...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
746 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1400 CDT ON MAY 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS AT 6 TO 9 MPH ARE EXPECTED AT
THE BURN SITE TODAY. AN ISOLATED SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM IS ALSO POSSIBLE
THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL BECOME LIGHT SOUTHERLY AFTER SUNSET.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........82 AT IGNITION...MAX 82.
RH..................31 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 29 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 6 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH
                    BECOMING LIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE AT IGNITION...MAX 6.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (3000-19200) INCREASING TO GOOD TO
                    EXCELLENT (56700-87500) LATE IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    (66100-112900) EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON
                    DECREASING TO GOOD (37200-50800) LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 9300-11000 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 7 TO 16 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 5 TO
                    6 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM   9 PM   11 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLEAR PCLDY  PCLDY  MCLEAR PCLDY  PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....       ISOLTD ISOLTD
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........       ISOLTD ISOLTD
TEMP............80     82     82     80     74     68
RH..............39     31     29     35     44     57
20 FT WIND......NW 5   NW 5   W 4    W 3    S 2    SE 2
20 FT WIND GUST.10            5      5      5      5
HAINES INDEX....6      5      5      5      5      5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 61.
RH..................MAX 75 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 6 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE
                    OF PRECIPITATION 60 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 80.
RH..................MIN 54 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
                    30 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS.

$$
FORECASTER...HILTBRAND
REQUESTED BY...PHIL MILLETTE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150527.EDWAR.01/MPX



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