Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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FNUS73 KMPX 221224
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SPOT FORECAST FOR WARSAW...MN DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
724 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON APRIL 22.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL DRIFT EAST ACROSS THE AREA TODAY... CAUSING LIGHT
NORTH WINDS TO BECOME NORTHEAST BY EARLY EVENING. TEMPERATURES
WILL WARM TO NEAR 60... WHICH WILL ALLOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY LEVELS
TO DROP TO AROUND 35 PERCENT BY MID AFTERNOON. ABUNDANT SUNSHINE IS
EXPECTED THIS MORNING... WITH SOME INCREASE IN MID AND HIGH CLOUDS
DURING THE AFTERNOON. SHOWERS ARE EXPECTED TO ARRIVE ON WEDNESDAY AS
SOUTHERLY FLOW DRAWS MOISTURE NORTH INTO THE REGION.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........50 AT IGNITION...MAX 59.
RH..................46 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 36 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 7 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH
                    5 TO 10 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (6800-49600) INCREASING TO GOOD TO
                    EXCELLENT (38800-81900) LATE IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-2500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5500-6300 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 12 TO 21 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 9 MPH
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM 7PM 8PM
SKY (%).........CLR CLR CLR MCR MCR MCR MCR MCR MCR PC  MC  PC
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............43  47  50  52  54  56  57  58  59  59  57  54
RH..............60  51  46  44  41  38  37  36  36  37  40  46
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   NE
20 FT WIND SPD..4   5   6   7   8   9   9   8   7   6   5   5
20 FT WIND GUST.5       10  10  15  15  15  15  10  10
HAINES INDEX....3   3   3   4   4   4   3   3   3   2   2   3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 40.
RH..................MAX 73 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 9
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (2200-27200).

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF RAIN 70 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 53.
RH..................MIN 60 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 14 TO 19 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
                    MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 4 OR OR VERY LOW TO OR LOW.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO EXCELLENT (15400-61700) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (65400-67000) LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900-2400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2300-3100 FT AGL
                    IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 23 TO 31 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 33
                    MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...HULTQUIST
REQUESTED BY...RUSSELL SMITH
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140422.WARSA.01/MPX


SKY (%) LEGEND
CLR = CLEAR
MCR = MOSTLY CLEAR
PC = PARTLY CLOUDY
MC = MOSTLY CLOUDY
CDY = CLOUDY






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