Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Duluth, MN

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SPOT FORECAST FOR FISHBOX FIRE...SUPERIOR NATIONAL FOREST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DULUTH MN
131 AM CDT SUN JUL 31 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0600 MDT ON JULY 31.
IF THERE ARE QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS WITH THIS FORECAST...
PLEASE CALL THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.


.DISCUSSION...
CALM WINDS OVERNIGHT WILL INCREASE OUT OF THE SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH
SUNDAY. EXPECT A FEW HIGHER GUSTS AROUND 15 MPH IN THE
AFTERNOON. SKIES WILL BECOME PARTLY CLOUDY AS AFTERNOON CUMULUS
DEVELOPS WITH CLOUD BASES AROUND 4000 FT.

THE TEMPERATURE AROUND DAYBREAK WILL BE IN THE MIDDLE 40S, WARMING
INTO THE LOW 80S DURING THE AFTERNOON. THE WARM AIR WILL RESULT IN
UNSTABLE CONDITIONS, PROMOTING LIFT AND DEEP MIXING SUNDAY. THERE
IS A SMALL THREAT FOR AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM DURING THE
AFTERNOON.

SIMILAR CONDITIONS WILL PREVAIL MONDAY. THUNDERSTORMS ARE
EXPECTED TO TRACK OVER THE FIRE AREA MONDAY NIGHT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY...BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 TO 45 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 10 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO 15 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL LATE IN THE MORNING...INCREASING TO
                    8000 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT (64300-78300 KNOT-FT) AFTER 1000 AM.

TIME (MDT)      5AM 6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM
SKY COVER.......PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  MCR
WEATHER COV.....PTY PTY
WEATHER TYPE....FOG FOG                         TSM TSM TSM
TSTM COV........                                ISO ISO ISO
TEMP............53  57  62  70  74  76  77  78  78  79  80  80
RH..............98  85  70  60  48  44  43  43  42  42  41  40
20 FT WIND DIR..SE  SE  SE  S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT WIND SPD..0   0   4   4   5   6   7   8   9   10  10  9
20 FT WIND GUST.3   3   5   8   12  13  14  14  15  16  17  16

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR. PATCHY FOG.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....50 TO 55.
MAX HUMIDITY........90 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4600 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (47800 KNOT-FT) DECREASING TO POOR (1400
                    KNOT-FT).

TIME (MDT)      5 PM   7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM
SKY COVER.......MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............77     70     62     59     57     55
RH..............47     62     77     80     82     87
20 FT WIND......S 5    SE 5   SE 5   SE 5   SE 5   SE 5
20 FT WIND GUST.14     7      6

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75 TO 80.
MIN HUMIDITY........45 TO 50 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 MPH INCREASING 8 TO 12 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO 20 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500 FT AGL LATE IN THE MORNING...INCREASING
                    TO 5500 FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 15 TO 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO EXCELLENT (37200-74200 KNOT-FT) AFTER 1000 AM.

TIME (MDT)      5 AM      8 AM      11 AM     2 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLEAR    MCLEAR    PCLDY     PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............56        68        76        77
RH..............88        67        53        52
20 FT WIND......SE 5      S 5G10    S 8G14   S 11G16

$$
FORECASTER...AMANDA
REQUESTED BY...PATRICK JOHNSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1600137.0/DLH
.EMAIL PCJOHNSON@FS.FED.US



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