Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR STRANDNESS PRAIRIE...THE NATURE CONSERVANCY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
910 AM CDT SUN MAY 1 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1600 CDT ON MAY 01.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
SUNNY SKIES WILL COVER THE BURN SITE LATE THIS AFTERNOON.
TEMPERATURES WILL BE AROUND 60 DEGREES WITH RELATIVE HUMIDITY
VALUES IN THE 30 TO 35 PERCENT RANGE. WINDS WILL BE FROM THE
NORTHEAST AT 6 TO 11 MPH.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........60 AT IGNITION...MAX 60.
RH..................33 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 33 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHEAST AT 7 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11
                    MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO EXCELLENT (55700-91200).
MIXING HEIGHT.......6200-7800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 12 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 9
                    MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      2 PM   4 PM   6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT
SKY COVER.......MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR CLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............58     60     60     55     48     45
RH..............36     33     33     40     56     65
20 FT WIND......NE 7   NE 6   N 5    N 5    NE 3   E 2
20 FT WIND GUST.15     10     10            5
HAINES INDEX....3      4      4      4      4      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 38.
RH..................MAX 89 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (16600-53500) DECREASING TO POOR
                    (500-1400) IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 65.
RH..................MIN 31 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR OR VERY LOW TO OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (600-48900) INCREASING TO GOOD
                    (55800) LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7300-8200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST AROUND 2 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 3
                    TO 9 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.

$$
FORECASTER...HILTBRAND
REQUESTED BY...MATT MECKLENBURG
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160501.STRAN.01/MPX



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