Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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SPOT FORECAST FOR PELAN SOUTH...TNC-MNDNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
730 AM CDT FRI OCT 24 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON OCTOBER 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
GOOD MORNING. HIGH CLOUDS WILL THINK OUT TODAY GIVING A GOOD DEAL
OF SUN. MAIN ISSUE WILL BE WIND AND HUMIDITY. SOUTH WINDS NOW NEAR
KITTSON AT 5 TO 10 MPH AND THEY WILL TURN SOUTHWEST MID TO LATE
MORNING AND THEN MORE WEST MID AFTERNOON AS A TROUGH OF LOW
PRESSURE MOVES THROUGH. A BIT BREEZY 2-5 PM WITH THE WEST WINDS 15
TO 25 MPH WITH A FEW HIGHER GUSTS POSSIBLE. WITH HIGH TEMPERATURES
CLIMBINB INTO THE UPPER 60S DO LOOK FOR RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES
TO DROP INTO THE UPPER 20S PERCENT AT PEAK HEATING...3-4 PM TIME
FRAME. WINDS WILL DIMINISH QUICKLY AROUND SUNSET. GOOD MIXING
TODAY BUT AS WINDS DIMINISH INVERSION SETTING UP AROUND SUNSET.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....66-71.
MIN HUMIDITY........24-29 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 25
                    MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 1500-3100 FT AGL EARLY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 8 TO 17 MPH INCREASING TO WEST 26 TO
                    30 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........50  49  48  46  43  41  38  35
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............57  61  64  67  68  67  65  61
RH..............59  51  46  42  37  31  29  33
20 FT WIND DIR..SW  SW  SW  SW  W   W   W   W
20 FT WIND SPD..9   10  12  13  16  16  15  12
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  20  20  25  25  25  20

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....39-44.
MAX HUMIDITY........68-73 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........33     32     31     29     23     16
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............58     54     51     48     46     43
RH..............39     52     61     63     65     70
20 FT WIND......W 10   W 9    W 9    W 10   W 10   W 9
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     15     15     15     15

$$
FORECASTER...RIDDLE
REQUESTED BY...JONATHAN EERKES
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141024.PELAN.01/FGF






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