Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR ST  FRANCIS BLACKLINE...U.S. FISH & WILDLIFE SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
801 AM CST MON FEB 1 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CST ON FEBRUARY 01.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
AREAS OF FOG WILL BURN OFF BY LATE MORNING...WITH MOSTLY CLOUDY
SKIES THROUGH THE DAY. LIGHT WEST WINDS PREVAIL WITH RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES AROUND OR ABOVE 70 PERCENT. A CHANCE OF SNOW
WILL ARRIVE TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. AREAS OF FOG EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.
TEMPERATURE.........29 AT IGNITION...MAX 33.
RH..................81 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 69 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS WEST AT 4 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (1300-24900).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2200-3200 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DECREASING TO 1200 FT
                    AGL LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (CST)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM
SKY COVER.......CLOUDY MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............24     29     33     32     28     24
RH..............100    81     69     72     85     100
20 FT WIND......W 3    W 3    NW 3   NW 2   N 2    N 2
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5      5      5
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      4      4      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 18.
RH..................MAX 100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (800-2500).

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SNOW IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE
                    OF SNOW 50 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 27.
RH..................MIN 77 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR OR VERY LOW TO OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2800-46900) INCREASING TO GOOD
                    (53200-57300) EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2200-2400 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 13 TO 22 MPH INCREASING TO 23 TO 30
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...SCHMIT
REQUESTED BY...ROBERT BENGSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160201.STFRA.01/MPX



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