Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
000
FNUS73 KMQT 230911
FWSMQT

SPOT FORECAST FOR PURPLE WING...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
511 AM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE UPPER GREAT LAKES WILL
PERSIST INTO THE WEEKEND MAINTAINING DRY CONDITIONS ACROSS THE AREA.
TODAY WILL BE VERY DRY WITH MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES OVER
INLAND AREAS FALLING TO AROUND 23 PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON WITH A HIGH
TEMPERATURE AROUND 77 AT THE SITE. WHILE WIND GUSTS SHOULD MOSTLY BE
IN THE MID TEENS...GUSTS TO 20 MPH ARE POSSIBLE EARLY THIS AFTERNOON.

THE NEXT CHANCE OF WETTING AND WIDESPREAD RAINFALL LOOKS TO BE LATE
SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY AS A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVES IN FROM THE
PLAINS. UNSETTLED WEATHER WILL CONTINUE INTO THE MIDDLE OF NEXT WEEK
AS A SERIES OF UPPER DISTURBANCES MOVE THROUGH THE AREA.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77.
MIN HUMIDITY........23 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......WEST-SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST-SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5...OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

TIME (EDT)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM
SKY (%).........12     9      15     24     36     38
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............61     71     75     76     74     72
RH..............40     30     25     23     24     30
33-FOOT WIND....SW 10  WSW 13 WSW 13 W 12   W 11   W 11
20-FOOT WIND....SW 8   WSW 10 WSW 10 W 10   W 9    W 9
WIND GUST.......13     17     17     16     15     15
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5      5      5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 51.
MAX HUMIDITY........84 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH BECOMING 4 TO 9 MPH
                    BY LATE EVENING.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 6 MPH BECOMING UP TO 7
                    MPH BY LATE EVENING.

TIME (EDT)      8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM   6 AM
SKY (%).........39     37     38     41     47     52
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............70     60     53     52     51     51
RH..............34     48     62     69     77     83
33-FOOT WIND....SW 8   SW 8   SW 8   SW 8   SW 8   SW 8
20-FOOT WIND....SW 6   SW 6   SW 6   SW 6   SW 6   SW 6
WIND GUST.......

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING. CHANCE OF SHOWERS 20
                    PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 73.
MIN HUMIDITY........44 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO 7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTH UP TO 5 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING.
HAINES INDEX........4...OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
RAINFALL AMOUNT.....0.00 INCHES.

TIME (EDT)      8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM
SKY (%).........56     61     67     72     78     83
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............54     62     70     71     72     72
RH..............79     60     47     45     44     45
33-FOOT WIND....SW 8   SW 8   SW 8   SW 8   SW 8   S 7
20-FOOT WIND....SW 6   SW 6   SW 6   SW 6   SW 6   S 6
WIND GUST.......                                   8
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4      4      4

$$
FORECASTER...TITUS
REQUESTED BY...FOREST PAUKERT
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150523.PURPL.01/MQT


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.