Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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SPOT FORECAST FOR OAK RIDGE 2...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
745 AM CDT TUE AUG 4 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1300 CDT ON AUGUST 04.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL INFLUENCE THE REGION TODAY...LEADING TO LIGHT
AND VARIABLE WINDS. THIS WILL MAKE ATTEMPTING TO FORECAST A WIND
DIRECTION TRICKY. THERE IS THE POSSIBILITY FOR WINDS TO BE NORTH
5 TO 10 MPH DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS...IF THERE CAN BE A
CONSTANT DIRECTION. OTHERWISE...MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES ANTICIPATED.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....73-78.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-46 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5000-5600 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 3 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........10  10  10  10  10  10  10
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............69  71  73  74  74  75  75
RH..............58  53  49  47  47  46  48
20 FT WIND DIR..V   V   V   V   V   V   V
20 FT WIND SPD..5   5   5   4   4   4   5
20 FT WIND GUST.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....52-57.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-93 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3700-5400 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL EARLY
                    IN THE EVENING.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 3 TO 7 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........11     5      6      14     11     17
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............74     66     60     58     55     54
RH..............50     69     87     86     91     92
20 FT WIND......V 5    V 4    V 4    V 4    V 3    V 3
20 FT WIND GUST.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....75-80.
MIN HUMIDITY........46-51 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5
                    TO 8 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2300-3500 FT AGL LATE
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 3300-4900
                    FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON DECREASING TO 1800 FT
                    AGL LATE.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 5 TO 14 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH AROUND
                    0 MPH LATE.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM      10 AM     1 PM      4 PM
SKY (%).........31        28        56        67
WEATHER COV.....                    S CHC     S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      RNSHWR    RNSHWR
TSTM COV........                    S CHC     S CHC
TEMP............57        70        76        76
RH..............85        65        53        54
20 FT WIND......SE 4G5    SE 6G10   SE 7G10   SE 8G10

$$
FORECASTER...TG
REQUESTED BY...JASON WESTHOLTER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150804.OAKRI.01/FGF



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