Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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Spot Forecast for Fish Pointe...MDNR
National Weather Service Detroit/Pontiac MI
923 AM EDT Fri Apr 28 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1100 EDT on April 28.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Drier weather and modest southerly winds are expected
today before a round of light showers develop this evening and
overnight, mainly affecting areas south of M-59. A wet weather
pattern will persist through the weekend, with periods of steadier
rainfall expected through Monday. The heaviest rain looks to fall
late Saturday through Monday afternoon, with rainfall totals during
this period looking to range between one and a half and three inches.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (50-60 percent). A slight chance
                    of rain late.
Max temperature.....Around 61.
Min humidity........48 percent.
Eye level winds.....Southwest winds 11 to 16 mph.
Mixing height.......3100-4000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 23 to 26 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Excellent (60000 knot-ft).
Haines Index........2 to 5 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth to or moderate potential
                    for large plume dominated fire growth.

TIME (EDT)      11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%)..........56  53  49  46  52  59  65
Weather cov......                        SCH
Weather type.....                        RN
Tstm cov.........
Temp.............52  55  57  59  60  61  61
RH...............61  57  54  51  49  48  49
Eye lvl wnd dir..SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
Eye lvl wnd spd..10  11  10  9   10  10  8
Eye lvl wnd gst..25  30  30  25  25  25  20
Mix hgt (kft)....3.2 3.4 3.7 3.9 4.0 3.9 3.6
Transp wind dir..SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
Transp wind spd..23  23  24  25  25  24  23
Haines index....5   5   4   4   4   3   3
VRate kt-ft/1000.60  70  80  80  90  80  70

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). A slight chance
                    of rain early in the evening...then chance of
                    rain early in the evening.
Min temperature.....40-45.
Max humidity........88 percent.
Eye level winds.....West winds 6 to 11 mph becoming north 5 to 9
                    mph late in the evening...then becoming light
                    and variable late in the evening becoming
                    northeast 12 to 17 mph after midnight.

TIME (EDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
Sky (%)..........72     84     94     99     97     89
Weather cov......S CHC  CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
Weather type.....RAIN   RAIN   RAIN   RAIN   RAIN   RAIN
Tstm cov.........
Temp.............60     58     56     54     52     48
RH...............50     56     63     68     72     81
Eye level wind...SW 7   W 4    N 4    SE 2   NE 10  NE 8
Eye lvl wnd gst..15     10            5      20     15

$$
Forecaster...Schultz
Requested by...Don Klingler
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1707946.0/DTX
.EMAIL klinglerd@michigan.gov



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