Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR M RANGE...DEPT OF MILITARY AFFAIRS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
821 AM CDT MON MAR 23 2015

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

.DISCUSSION...
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH TEMPERATURES WARMING THROUGH THE UPPER 30S.  LIGHT SOUTHEAST
TO SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH BY NOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES DROPPING TO
NEAR 55% BY 4 PM.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........36 AT IGNITION...MAX 39.
RH..................63 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 58 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTH AT 7 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 8 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 3.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (5000-49100).
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-2100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2900-3700 FT AGL
                    IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 8 TO 16 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM   8 PM
SKY COVER.......CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............32     36     38     39     39     36
RH..............69     63     59     59     62     71
20 FT WIND......SE 4   S 6    S 6    S 6    S 6    S 6
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     15     15     10     10
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      3      2      2

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY THEN
                    BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 26.
RH..................MAX 100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (4000-47300).

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 45.
RH..................MIN 50 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR OR VERY LOW TO OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO EXCELLENT (16100-61000).

$$
FORECASTER...WFO MPX
REQUESTED BY...JASON LINKERT
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150323.MRANG.01/MPX



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