Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR KES POND...MN DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
331 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON MAY 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES WILL PREVAIL TODAY WITH HIGHS
CLIMBING INTO THE UPPER 70S. RH VALUES WILL DROP TO BETWEEN 25
AND 30 PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON. SUSTAINED SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 5 TO
10 MPH CAN BE EXPECTED WITH GUSTS UP TO AROUND 15 MPH.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........58 AT IGNITION...MAX 77.
RH..................45 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 28 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTH AT 6 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE AT IGNITION...MAX 6.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2800-52200).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4500-5400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 8 TO 14 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLEAR PCLDY  MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR CLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............46     58     67     73     76     77
RH..............63     45     36     30     28     32
20 FT WIND......S 4    S 5    SW 6   SW 6   SW 6   SW 6
20 FT WIND GUST.5             10     15     15     15
HAINES INDEX....5      5      4      4      5      6

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 55.
RH..................MAX 74 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (20100-54200) DECREASING TO POOR
                    (2500-3200) IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2700-4000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300-1500 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 12 TO 16 MPH.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 85.
RH..................MIN 32 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........6 OR HIGH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2500-35700) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (96300-122200).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3600-4700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 12 TO 21 MPH INCREASING TO 23 TO 32
                    MPH LATE IN THE MORNING.

$$
FORECASTER...CALDERONE
REQUESTED BY...MARK CLEVELAND
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160505.KESPO.02/MPX


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