Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MEKUSUKEY MISSION PILE BURN...BIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
853 AM CDT FRI MAY 6 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON MAY 06.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
LIGHT SOUTH WINDS WILL INCREASE SOMEWHAT BY IGNITION TIME BUT
ARE NOT EXPECTED TO BECOME TOO STRONG TODAY AT THE FIRE GROUND.
NO WIND SHIFTS ARE EXPECTED TODAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....70 AT IGNITION...MAX 83.
MIN HUMIDITY........44 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 27 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDS SOUTH AT 6 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 6 TO 9 MPH EARLY IN
                    THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-1400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2500 FT AGL AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE 2100-3500 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 6 TO 9 MPH EARLY IN
                    THE MORNING.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR /15900 KNOT-FT/ AT IGNITION. MAX...FAIR
                    /26600 KNOT-FT/.

TIME (CDT)      11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............70     77     81     83
RH..............44     33     29     27
20 FT WIND......S 6    S 7    S 9    S 9
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     15     15
MIX HGT (FT)....2500   3000   3500   3200
MIX HGT (M).....760    910    1070   980
TRANSPORT WIND..S 9    S 9    S 9    S 12
TRAN WIND (M/S).S 4    S 4    S 4    S 5
VRATE KTFT/1000.16     24     27     24

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....MIN 58.
MAX HUMIDITY........MAX 83 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-2100 FT AGL DECREASING TO LESS THAN 100 FT
                    AGL IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 7 TO 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (0-17900 KNOT-FT).

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT CLOUD COVER).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....MAX 83.
MIN HUMIDITY........MIN 40 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 16 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-1800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2400-3700 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 8 TO 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (0-42500 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO
                    GOOD TO EXCELLENT (41200-73200 KNOT-FT) LATE IN
                    THE MORNING.

$$
FORECASTER...26
REQUESTED BY...ROBERT NIX  FORESTER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160506.MEKUS.01/OUN


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