Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Marquette, MI

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SOUTH SCHAAWE 6...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MARQUETTE MI
915 AM EST THU FEB 4 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1030 EST ON FEBRUARY 04.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
THROUGH A COLD FRONT HAS MOVED THROUGH THE AREA IN THE LAST 24
HOURS...WINDS WILL BE LIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY. LIGHT LAKE EFFECT SNOW
SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TO AFFECT UPPER MICHIGAN THIS MORNING...THEN
A WEAK TROUGH MOVING THROUGH LATE THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT MAY
BRING LIGHT SNOW OR FLURRIES. A HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE AND DRY WEATHER
WILL MOVE BACK IN BY FRIDAY AFTERNOON. LOOKING AHEAD SOME LIGHT SNOW
MAY AFFECT THE AREA LATE FRIDAY NIGHT WITH A BETTER CHANCE OF
WIDESPREAD SNOW SUNDAY INTO SUNDAY EVENING.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. ISOLATED SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH
                    MID MORNING. CHANCE OF SNOW 20 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....20 AT IGNITION...MAX 24.
MIN HUMIDITY........81 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 61 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......WINDS WEST AT 8 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    WEST WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
                    5 TO 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDS WEST AT 6 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    WEST WINDS UP TO 7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST 4 TO 8 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 12 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...FAIR (188) AT IGNITION. MAX...FAIR (220).

TIME (EST)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM
SKY (%).........44     50     60     74     82
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............18     22     23     24     20
RH..............81     65     62     67     78
33-FOOT WIND....W 8    W 8    SW 9   SW 10  SW 10
20-FOOT WIND....W 6    W 6    SW 7   SW 8   SW 8
WIND GUST.......9      9      10
VINDX KT-FT/100.188    157    175    220    102
TRANSPORT WIND..NW 9   W 6    W 6    SW 8   SW 10

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY. A
                    CHANCE OF SNOW SHOWERS THROUGH MIDNIGHT. CHANCE
                    OF SNOW 30 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....MIN 12.
MAX HUMIDITY........MAX 99 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS UP TO 7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 10 TO 19 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...POOR (2).

TIME (EST)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........86     90     89     82     68     52
WEATHER COV.....ISOLTD S CHC  CHANCE S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....SNSHWR SNSHWR SNSHWR SNSHWR NONE   NONE
TEMP............19     17     16     18     16     13
RH..............85     90     97     83     90     98
33-FOOT WIND....S 9    S 9    SW 9   W 9    W 9    W 9
20-FOOT WIND....S 7    S 7    SW 7   W 7    W 7    W 7
WIND GUST.......
VINDX KT-FT/100.25     10     29     29     34     35
TRANSPORT WIND..SW 12  SW 13  W 13   W 12   W 15   NW 16

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....MAX 27.
MIN HUMIDITY........MIN 59 PERCENT.
33-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 4 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST
                    6 TO 11 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS UP TO 7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 7 TO 15 MPH.
VENTILATION INDEX...GOOD (307).

TIME (EST)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........33     38     41     44     59     74
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............12     15     21     26     27     24
RH..............96     88     73     60     59     65
33-FOOT WIND....W 8    W 8    NW 9   W 9    W 9    SW 8
20-FOOT WIND....W 6    W 6    NW 7   W 7    W 7    SW 6
WIND GUST.......              10     10     10
VINDX KT-FT/100.33     0      136    307    261    166
TRANSPORT WIND..NW 15  NW 14  NW 12  NW 9   W 7    W 7

$$
FORECASTER...JLA
REQUESTED BY...MIKE PETERSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160204.SOUTH.01/MQT


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