Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Kansas City/Pleasant Hill, MO

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FNUS73 KEAX 281229
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SPOT FORECAST FOR OUTHOLDINGS WE EAST...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
729 AM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON MARCH 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

PERIOD OF LIGHT PRECIPITATION WITH INCREASED AFTERNOON
HUMIDITY VALUES SHOULD KEEP FIRE DANGER RELATIVELY THROUGH THE
WEEKEND.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
MIN HUMIDITY........50 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 3 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-1900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2400-4100 FT AGL
                    IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 6 TO 14 MPH INCREASING TO 16 TO 21 MPH IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM
SKY (%).........38     33     26     18
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............48     52     54     53
RH..............59     53     50     51
20 FT WIND......SE 10  E 12   SE 10  SE 9
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     15     15
HAINES INDEX....2      2      3      3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.
MAX HUMIDITY........87 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.10 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR
                    LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800-3300 FT AGL DECREASING TO 900-1200 FT AGL
                    IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 18 TO 23 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........16     18     20     22     35     53
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............53     46     41     40     38     38
RH..............53     65     76     77     84     87
20 FT WIND......SE 9   SE 9   SE 9   SE 9   S 9    S 9
20 FT WIND GUST.15     10     10     15     15     15
HAINES INDEX....3      3      4      4      4      4

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 68.
MIN HUMIDITY........45 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.30 PERCENT DECREASING TO 10 PERCENT IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 4 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR
                    LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......MISSING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........66     62     57     52     41     26
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............40     43     51     62     66     67
RH..............85     87     74     58     48     45
20 FT WIND......S 10   S 10   SW 10  W 9    W 9    NW 9
20 FT WIND GUST.15                   15     15     10
HAINES INDEX....4      4      2      2      2      4

$$
FORECASTER...BLAIR
REQUESTED BY...DEON STEINLE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150328.OUTHO.01/EAX






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