Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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FNUS73 KUNR 301252
FWSUNR

SPOT FORECAST FOR WHALEY...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
652 AM MDT THU OCT 30 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 MDT ON OCTOBER 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OFFICE IN RAPID CITY.

.DISCUSSION...SKIES ACROSS THE BLACK HILLS WILL REMAIN SUNNY
TODAY. LOW CLOUDS WILL MOVE IN TONIGHT AS A COLD FRONT PUSHES
ACROSS THE HILLS. GUSTY SOUTH TO SOUTHEASTERLY WINDS WILL
DEVELOP FRIDAY WITH SOUTH WINDS TO AROUND 20 MPH WITH HIGHER
GUSTS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........42 AT IGNITION...MAX 50.
RH..................65 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 48 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTH AT 6 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
                    9 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 TO 4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 12 TO 21 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHEAST
                    AROUND 9 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR INCREASING TO GOOD LATE IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN DECREASING TO POOR LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 27.
RH..................MAX 92 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING
                    SOUTH 5 TO 8 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 TO 700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 6 TO 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 48.
RH..................MIN 46 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 18 MPH INCREASING TO 16 TO 21
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900 TO 1400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 14 TO 22 MPH INCREASING TO 28 TO 36 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.

$$
FORECASTER...CALDERON
REQUESTED BY...STOVER  CHRIS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141030.WHALE.01/UNR






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