Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Des Moines, IA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR PLC EAST BUZZARD HEAD...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1102 AM CDT TUE JUL 29 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON JULY 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE
REQUIRED...PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR
EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...
IDEAL DAY FOR PRESCRIBED BURNING WITH LIGHT NORTHWEST WINDS...SUNNY
SKIES...LOW HUMIDITY AND NO PRECIPITATION FORECAST FOR THIS
AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........75 AT IGNITION...MAX 78.
RH..................54 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 50 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6700 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1000-47200 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 7 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND
                    AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........28  28  27  26  26
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............75  77  77  77  77
RH..............54  50  52  52  52
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD..7   8   7   7   7
20 FT WIND GUST.    10
EYE LVL WND DIR.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
EYE LVL WND SPD.5   6   5   5   5
EYE LVL WND GST.    10
MIX HGT (KFT)...6.6 6.7 6.7 6.7 6.2
MIXNG WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
MIXNG WIND SPD..8   8   8   8   9
HAINES INDEX....4   4   3   3   3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 57.
RH..................MAX 96 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5600 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 3 TO 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (700-45300 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........25     24     22     20     19     19
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............76     72     65     62     60     58
RH..............54     61     78     87     93     96
20 FT WIND......NW 7   NW 6   NW 5   NW 3   NW 3   NW 3
20 FT WIND GUST.                     5      5      5
EYE LEVEL WIND..NW 5   NW 4   NW 4   NW 2   NW 2   NW 2
EYE LVL WND GST.                     5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)....5600   3400   300    300    300    300
MIXNG WIND......NW 9   NW 7   NW 3   NW 3   NW 5   NW 5
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      3      3      3

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 80.
RH..................MIN 47 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7600 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 3 TO 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (700-40500 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........19        20        23        23
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............57        68        77        80
RH..............96        65        52        47
20 FT WIND......NW 3G5    NW 5      NW 6      N 6
EYE LEVEL WIND..NW 2G5    NW 4G5    NW 4G5    N 4G5
MIX HGT (FT)....300       2900      5900      7300
MIXNG WIND......NW 3      NW 7      N 8       N 6
HAINES INDEX....4         4         4         4

$$
FORECASTER...PODRAZIK
REQUESTED BY...JIM KRIZMAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140729.PLCEA.01/DMX


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