Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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Spot Forecast for Nordby...USFWS
National Weather Service Grand Forks ND
708 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1000 CDT on April 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
Steady easterly winds 15 to 20mph with gusts up to 25mph are
expected with highs near 55. Min rhs will be around 50 percent.
Should remain dry with any precipitation well north of the burn
area.

Sunday will see another round of light precip gradually lifting
northward from the central valley with a more wide spread area of
rain developing for Monday. Mondays rain totals will range from a
quarter to three quarter of an inch across much of the region.

Drier weather enters the forecast Tuesday and then for much of
the rest of the week.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Max temperature.....52-57.
Min humidity........54 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........East winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to 25
                    mph.
Mixing height.......2200-3200 ft AGL.
Mixing winds........East 17 to 24 mph.

TIME (CDT)      9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
Sky (%).........70  72  66  60  62  76  80  84  79  62
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............43  44  46  48  51  53  54  54  54  54
RH..............76  76  71  68  61  59  57  54  54  54
20 FT wind dir..E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E
20 FT wind spd..11  11  12  12  12  12  14  12  12  12
20 FT wind gust.20  20  20  20  20  20  25  20  20  20
Mix hgt (kft)...2.7 3.0 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.1 3.0 2.9 2.9 2.8
Mixing wind dir.E   E   E   E   E   E   SE  SE  E   E
Mixing wind spd.18  18  17  17  17  18  18  20  22  24

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain late. A
                    chance of rain late.
Min temperature.....39-44.
Max humidity........79 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds 11 to 16 mph with gusts up to
                    25 mph.
Mixing height.......900-2800 ft AGL decreasing to 300-600 ft AGL
                    late in the evening.
Mixing winds........East 25 to 32 mph increasing to 30 to 36 mph
                    late in the evening, then becoming southeast 15
                    to 23 mph late in the evening.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
Sky (%).........57     66     71     77     80     78
Weather cov.....                                   S CHC
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   RAIN
Tstm cov........
Temp............53     48     45     42     41     42
RH..............61     68     73     76     79     79
20 ft wind......E 12   E 14   E 14   E 14   E 14   SE 12
20 ft wind gust.25     25     25     25     25     20
Mix hgt (ft)....2800   1800   900    300    300    300
Mixing wind.....E 25   E 32   E 30   E 17   E 16   SE 15

.MONDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A chance of rain.
Max temperature.....58-63.
Min humidity........55 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts up to
                    25 mph shifting to the west 5 to 9 mph late.
Mixing height.......300-1800 ft AGL increasing to 3800-4800 ft AGL.
Mixing winds........Southeast 15 to 21 mph increasing to south 24
                    to 32 mph early in the morning, then shifting
                    to the southwest 18 to 22 mph in the afternoon.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM      10 AM     1 PM      4 PM
Sky (%).........69        74        95        93
Weather cov.....CHANCE    CHANCE    CHANCE    CHANCE
Weather type....RAIN      RAIN      RAIN      RAIN
Tstm cov........
Temp............43        53        59        60
RH..............82        66        55        55
20 FT wind......SE 12G20  SE 14G25  S 11G20   S 10G20
Mix hgt (ft)....300       2500      3300      4800
Mixing wind.....SE 15     S 32      S 20      SW 22

$$
Forecaster...Kaiser
Requested by...Troy Boschee
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1707541.0/FGF



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