Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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FNUS73 KMPX 191121
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SPOT FORECAST FOR HARVEY...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
621 AM CDT THU MAY 19 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON MAY 19.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...GOOD MORNING HARVEY. SOUTH SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS INCREASING TO
AROUND 8 MPH BY 11 AM AND THEN TO 11 MPH AFTER 12 NOON WITH GUSTS NEAR
15 TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MINIMUM RH VALUES AROUND 35-40 PERCENT. A VERY ISOLATED RAIN SHOWER IS
POSSIBLE...BUT UNLIKELY THIS AFTERNOON. IF YOU
HAVE ANY QUESTIONS FEEL FREE TO CALL US AT 952-361-6671.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED RAIN SHOWERS LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........66 AT IGNITION...MAX 70.
RH..................47 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 39 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTH AT 8 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (2000-25500) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (109400-154000).

TIME (CDT)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM
SKY COVER.......PCLDY  PCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....                            ISOLTD
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............59     66     69     70     69     67
RH..............57     47     39     39     40     43
20 FT WIND......S 5    S 6    S 8    S 8    S 7    S 6
20 FT WIND GUST.10     15     20     20     15     10
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      4      4      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 49.
RH..................MAX 83 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (149800) DECREASING TO POOR
                    (2000-3000).

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 70.
RH..................MIN 42 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (2500-28000) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (62900-104200) EARLY IN THE MORNING.

$$
FORECASTER...LUNA
REQUESTED BY...KRIS LARSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160519.HARVE.01/MPX


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