Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR OAKRIDGE...FWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
619 AM CDT SAT APR 23 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON APRIL 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...WARMER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TODAY WITH SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH. HUMIDITY LEVELS WILL REMAIN MODERATE.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........58 AT IGNITION...MAX 66.
RH..................53 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 50 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTH AT 9 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2900-47700) INCREASING TO GOOD TO
                    EXCELLENT (56200-93200) IN THE LATE MORNING AND
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4500-5400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 14 TO 20 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM
SKY COVER.......PCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  CLOUDY
WEATHER COV.....                                   CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR
TSTM COV........
TEMP............48     58     65     66     66     64
RH..............63     53     50     50     50     54
20 FT WIND......SE 6   S 7    S 9    S 10   S 10   SE 8
20 FT WIND GUST.10     15     20     25     20     15
HAINES INDEX....3      3      2      2      2      2

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS THROUGH
                    THE NIGHT. CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 50 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 51.
RH..................MAX 93 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO EXCELLENT (44200-79500) DECREASING TO
                    POOR TO FAIR (10300-26500) IN THE LATE EVENING
                    AND OVERNIGHT.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION 70 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 66.
RH..................MIN 65 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR OR VERY LOW TO OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (3900-44400).

$$
FORECASTER...BORGHOFF
REQUESTED BY...KEMM
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160423.OAKRI.01/MPX



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