Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR CRANBERRY KORSNESS RX...MN DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
715 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON MAY 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A MUCH WARMER DAY AHEAD WITH HIGHS REACHING AROUND
80 DEGREES. SUNSHINE THIS MORNING WILL GIVE WAY TO SOME CLOUDINESS
THIS AFTERNOON ALONG WITH A SMALL CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........77 AT IGNITION...MAX 81.
RH..................43 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 32 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 7 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE AT IGNITION...MAX 6.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (2500-13900) INCREASING TO GOOD
                    (52800) LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING
                    TO EXCELLENT (109700) LATE IN THE MORNING
                    INCREASING TO EXCELLENT (130900-164100) EARLY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON DECREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    (90100-109600).
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 9000-10900 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 12 TO 20 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM   8 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....                     ISOLTD ISOLTD
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR NONE
TSTM COV........                     ISOLTD ISOLTD
TEMP............71     77     80     81     80     74
RH..............59     43     34     32     35     46
20 FT WIND......W 4    NW 6   NW 6   NW 5   NW 4   N 2
20 FT WIND GUST.5      10     15     10     5      5
HAINES INDEX....6      5      5      5      5      5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 56.
RH..................MAX 86 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO EXCELLENT (38200-64500) DECREASING TO
                    POOR TO FAIR (1000-14300) EARLY IN THE EVENING.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON. CHANCE OF
                    PRECIPITATION 40 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 77.
RH..................MIN 48 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 7 TO 12 MPH EARLY IN
                    THE MORNING. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 6 OR OR VERY LOW TO OR HIGH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (2000-21000) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT (60400) LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    INCREASING TO EXCELLENT (116000) LATE IN THE
                    MORNING INCREASING TO EXCELLENT (163400-179500)
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON DECREASING TO EXCELLENT
                    (104700) DECREASING TO GOOD (51100) LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3000-4600 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO
                    6100-6300 FT AGL EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON
                    DECREASING TO 2300-4200 FT AGL LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 9 TO 17 MPH INCREASING TO 25 TO 33 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...HILTBRAND
REQUESTED BY...STEVE PIEPGRAS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150527.CRANB.02/MPX



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