Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Oklahoma City, OK

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SLAUGHTERVILLE SKILLS CLASS...LITTLE AXE FIRE DEPARTMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORMAN OK
958 PM CDT FRI APR 11 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 CDT ON APRIL 13.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
BREEZY SOUTH WINDS ARE EXPECTED SUNDAY MORNING WITH A CHANCE OF
STORMS. STORM CHANCES WILL INCREASE THROUGH THE DAY AND STORMS
WILL BE LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON. A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH
THE AREA DURING THE DAY ON SUNDAY. WINDS WARE EXPECTED TO VEER TO
SOUTHWESTERLY A FEW HOURS BEFORE THIS FRONT MOVES THROUGH... THEN
WILL BECOME NORTHWESTERLY OR NORTHERLY AFTER THIS FRONT PASSES.
CURRENTLY... THIS FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE THROUGH THE FIREGROUND
MID AFTERNOON ON SUNDAY... BUT THIS FORECAST MAY BE REVISED AS THIS
SYSTEM APPROACHES AND ADDITIONAL DATA IS RECEIVED. THESE SHIFTING
STRONG WINDS MAY CAUSE FIRE CONTAINMENT ISSUES. IT IS RECOMMENDED
THAT A SPOT FORECAST REQUEST BE RESUBMITTED EARLY SUNDAY MORNING
TO INCLUDE THE LATEST AVAILABLE DATA WITH RESPECT TO FORECAST WIND
SPEEDS AND EXPECTED TIMING OF WIND SHIFTS.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74.
MIN HUMIDITY........59 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 TO 22 MPH.
                    GUSTS UP TO 35 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 20 TO 22 MPH...PERHAPS BECOMING WEST
                    TO NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO EXCELLENT (45000-85100 KNOT-FT).

TIME (CDT)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE CHANCE LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............65     68     70     73     74
RH..............88     79     73     64     59
20 FT WIND......S 21   SW 21  W 22   NW 22  NW 22
20 FT WIND GUST.35     35     35     35     35
MIX HGT (FT)....2000   2300   2300   1800   2300
MIX HGT (M).....610    700    700    550    700
TRANSPORT WIND..S 33   S 35   S 37   S 32   S 31
TRAN WIND (M/S).S 15   S 16   S 17   S 14   S 14
VRATE KTFT/1000.57     70     74     50     63

.SUNDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 40.
MAX HUMIDITY........82 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTH WINDS 18 TO 23 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
                    35 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600-3500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 18 TO 23 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT TO EXCELLENT (61200-100400 KNOT-FT)
                    DECREASING TO GOOD TO EXCELLENT (41500-88900
                    KNOT-FT) IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

$$
FORECASTER...26
REQUESTED BY...KEVIN REIDY
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140413.SLAUG.01/OUN



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