Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

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SPOT FORECAST FOR DRAPER RX...OKLAHOMA FORESTRY SERVICES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
616 AM CDT WED APR 9 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1130 CDT ON APRIL 09.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TODAY AND BECOME QUITE GUSTY BY THIS
AFTERNOON... WITH SUSTAINED WINDS 15 TO 20 MPH... GUSTING TO NEAR 30 MPH
BY AFTERNOON. MEANWHILE... AFTERNOON HUMIDITIES WILL DROP TO AROUND
25 PERCENT WITH VERY WARM AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES. WIND ARE EXPECTED TO
REMAIN GUSTY OVERNIGHT TONIGHT WITH ONLY MODEST HUMIDITY RECOVERY.

ELEVATED CONCERNS WILL CONTINUE THURSDAY AS SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASE
AFTER SUNRISE AHEAD OF AN ADVANCING DRY COLD FRONT... WHICH WILL
APPROACH BURN SITE BY LATE AFTERNOON. INTO THE WEEKEND... THERE IS
A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS SUNDAY AS A STRONG COLD FRONT SWINGS ACROSS
THE REGION.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71 AT IGNITION...MAX 78.
MIN HUMIDITY........32 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 26 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDS SOUTH AT 14 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 13 MPH INCREASING TO 16 TO 18
                    MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-1600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3700 FT AGL AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE 2400-4100 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 6 TO 13 MPH INCREASING TO 16 TO 18 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (600-40100 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT /62500 KNOT-FT/ AT IGNITION.
                    MAX...EXCELLENT /89200 KNOT-FT/ LATE IN THE
                    MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM
SKY (%).........MCLEAR MCLEAR CLEAR  MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............68     73     78     75
RH..............32     29     26     28
20 FT WIND......S 13   S 16   S 17   S 18
20 FT WIND GUST.20     25     30     30
MIX HGT (FT)....3100   4000   4000   3600
MIX HGT (M).....940    1220   1220   1100
TRANSPORT WIND..S 20   S 21   S 24   S 29
TRAN WIND (M/S).S 9    S 9    S 11   S 13
VRATE KTFT/1000.53     72     83     89

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....MIN 55.
MAX HUMIDITY........MAX 64 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 16 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
                    30 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2100-3100 FT AGL DECREASING TO 100-1100 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 16 TO 18 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO EXCELLENT (49400-76500 KNOT-FT)
                    DECREASING TO POOR TO FAIR (1800-22600 KNOT-FT)
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....MAX 84.
MIN HUMIDITY........MIN 33 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30
                    MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST AROUND 6 MPH LATE
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-2100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4700-4900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 9 TO 18 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    AROUND 6 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (3000-47500 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO
                    GOOD TO EXCELLENT (58300-92800 KNOT-FT) IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND
60. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 12 MPH.

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FORECASTER...CURL
REQUESTED BY...DREW DAILY
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140409.DRAPE.01/OUN



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