Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Quad Cities, IA IL

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SUMMER MSU...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE QUAD CITIES IA IL
844 AM CDT MON JUL 25 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0930 CDT ON JULY 25.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING INTO THE REGION TODAY WILL PROVIDE
SOMEWHAT COOLER AND MUCH DRIER WEATHER THROUGH TUESDAY.
NORTHWESTERLY TO NORTH WINDS OF 10 TO 15 MPH TODAY WILL BECOME
LIGHT AND VARIABLE TONIGHT UNDER THE HIGH PRESSURE CENTER.

THE GRASSLAND FIRE DANGER INDEX -GFDI- DOES NOT ACCOUNT FOR
PRECIPITATION THAT OCCURS OR ANY SNOW ON THE GROUND. PLEASE
MAKE APPROPRIATE ADJUSTMENTS.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........78 AT IGNITION...MAX 86.
RH..................78 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 50 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 9 MPH.
WIND SHIFT..........NONE.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY COVER.......PCLDY  PCLDY  MCLEAR MCLEAR CLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............76     81     84     86     86
RH..............78     63     55     50     51
EYE LEVEL WIND..NW 5   N 6    N 6    N 6    N 6
EYE LVL WND GST.       10     10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)....1800   3000   3900   4600   4600
TRANSPORT WIND..N 8    N 10   NW 10  NW 10  NW 10
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5      5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 65.
RH..................MAX 97 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND SHIFT..........VARIABLE.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2700-4300 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300-1500 FT AGL
                    IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 3 TO 10 MPH.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 86.
RH..................MIN 50 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS.
WIND SHIFT..........VARIABLE BECOMING LIGHT NORTHEAST.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 2 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST 1
                    TO 2 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY
                    AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH AROUND 0
                    MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...PIERCE
REQUESTED BY...ERIK ACKER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160725.SUMME.01/DVN



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