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

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Spot Forecast for WIldfire...Mo Dept of Conservation
National Weather Service Kansas City/Pleasant Hill MO
542 PM CDT Thu Mar 23 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1800 CDT on March 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at 1-800-438-0596, if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...

Winds are expected to remain southerly through the evening and
overnight hours. The strong and gusty nature of the winds this
afternoon should decrease some overnight but winds will remain 10
to 15 mph sustained with gusts of 25 mph overnight.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40 percent) then becoming
                    mostly cloudy (55-65 percent).
CWR.................1 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 62.
Max humidity........60 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......South winds 10 to 12 mph with gusts to around
                    25 mph.
Mixing height.......1500-3200 ft AGL decreasing to 800-1100 ft AGL
                    in the late evening and overnight.
Transport winds.....South 36 to 44 mph increasing to 44 to 49 mph
                    in the late evening and overnight.
Haines Index........3 to 6 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth to or high potential for
                    large plume dominated fire growth.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........44  26  26  27  28  32  41  45  48  54  61  67
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Temp............75  74  72  71  69  68  66  65  65  65  64  63
RH..............41  42  42  44  45  49  52  56  56  56  58  58
20 FT wind dir..S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT wind spd..12  11  10  10  11  12  12  12  12  11  11  12
20 FT wind gust.20  20  20  20  25  25  25  25  25  25  25  25
Mix hgt (kft)...3.2 2.5 1.9 1.5 1.1 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.8
Transp wind dir.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
Transp wind spd.36  37  40  44  46  48  49  49  48  46  44  44
Haines index....4   6   6   6   5   5   5   5   5   5   3   3

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Isolated
                    thunderstorms in the morning. Chance of
                    showers. Chance of thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
CWR.................1 percent increasing to 33 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 72.
Min humidity........51 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......South winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts to around
                    30 mph. Gusty and erratic winds expected near
                    thunderstorms in the morning. Gusty and erratic
                    winds expected near thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......800-2500 ft AGL increasing to 5000-5400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 35 to 44 mph decreasing to 26 to 32 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Haines Index........3 to 4 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth to or low potential for
                    large plume dominated fire growth.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........73  76  77  80  83  86  89  90  89  86  84  82
Weather cov.....    CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
Weather type....    RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........    ISO ISO ISO ISO ISO ISO CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
CWR.............0   10  10  10  20  20  20  30  30  30  30  30
Temp............62  62  63  65  67  69  71  72  72  71  70  70
RH..............60  60  60  60  56  53  51  51  51  55  57  57
20 FT wind dir..S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT wind spd..13  13  14  15  16  15  14  13  13  13  13  11
20 FT wind gust.25  25  25  30  30  30  25  25  25  25  25  20
Mix hgt (kft)...0.8 1.0 1.7 2.5 3.1 3.1 2.8 2.8 3.4 4.3 5.0 5.4
Transp wind dir.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
Transp wind spd.44  44  43  40  39  37  35  32  30  29  28  26
Haines index....3   4   4   4   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3

$$
Forecaster...Bowman
Requested by...Chris Nichols
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1705092.0/EAX
.EMAIL chris.nichols@mdc.gov


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