Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Twin Cities, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR LITTLE BLUE STEM...U.S. FISH & WILDLIFE SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TWIN CITIES/CHANHASSEN MN
736 AM CDT TUE OCT 21 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON OCTOBER 21.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES EXPECTED TODAY WITH VERY LITTLE
CLOUD COVER...IF ANY. WINDS WILL SLOWLY VEER FROM 100 TO 140...
REMAINING SOUTHEAST BUT THE SOUTHERLY COMPONENT GRADUALLY TAKING
HOLD. SUSTAINED SPEEDS WILL INCREASE TO AROUND 10 MPH WITH GUSTS
IN THE 15 TO 20 MPH RANGE THIS AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........49 AT IGNITION...MAX 58.
RH..................74 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 47 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTHEAST AT 9 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
                    SOUTHEAST 6 TO 11 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1300-41900).

TIME (CDT)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM
SKY (%).........MCLEAR MCLEAR CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............41     49     53     56     54     51
RH..............89     74     59     53     57     61
20 FT WIND......E 5    SE 8   SE 8   SE 10  SE 10  SE 8
20 FT WIND GUST.       15     15     15     15     15
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4      4      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 38.
RH..................MAX 96 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (3300-39200).

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 20
                    PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 60.
RH..................MIN 55 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 5 OR OR VERY LOW TO OR MODERATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (4100-52300) INCREASING TO GOOD
                    (46800-56100) LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...CALDERONE
REQUESTED BY...ROBERT BENGSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141021.LITTL.01/MPX






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