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FNUS73 KSGF 181653
FWSSGF

SPOT FORECAST FOR DIAMOND GROVE RX...MDC-CHLOETA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
1053 AM CST WED JAN 18 2017

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CST ON JANUARY 18.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE AT 1-800-762-4363, IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS
OR CONCERNS WITH THIS FORECAST.

.DISCUSSION...
A PERSISTENT SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST WIND WILL KEEP MOISTURE OVER THE
AREA. SOME BREAKS IN THE CLOUDS WITH LIMITED SUN MAY OCCUR THIS
AFTERNOON BUT HUMIDITY IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN FAIRLY HIGH. A
DISTURBANCE MAY BRING A SMALL CHANCE FOR RAIN/SHOWERS THURSDAY, BUT
BETTER CHANCES WILL BE EAST OF THE AREA.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT).
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........43 AT IGNITION...MAX 51.
RH..................82 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 66 PERCENT.
WIND SHIFT..........NONE
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST AT 6 TO 7 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1100 FT AGL AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE 1100-1900
                    FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 7 TO 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR /7200 KNOT-FT/ AT IGNITION. MAX...FAIR
                    /14000 KNOT-FT/.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH AT IGNITION...MAX 3.

TIME (CST)      11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........93  93  93  91  92  91  91
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
CHC OF PCPN (%).0   0   10  10  10  10  10
CHC OF THDR (%).M   M   M   M   M   M   M
TEMP............43  46  48  50  51  49  48
DEWPOINT........38  38  38  39  40  40  41
RH..............82  73  68  66  66  71  77
20 FT WIND DIR..SE  S   S   S   S   S   SE
20 FT WIND SPD..5   5   5   5   5   5   5
20 FT WIND GUST.    10  10  10          10
MIX HGT (KFT)...1.1 1.4 1.7 1.9 1.9 1.6 1.2
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   SE
TRANSP WIND SPD.8   8   8   8   8   7   7
HAINES INDEX....3   3   3   2   2   2   2
VRATE KT-FT/10007   10  13  14  14  10  7

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS. PATCHY FOG IN THE LATE EVENING AND
                    EARLY MORNING. AREAS OF FOG.
CHANCE OF PCPN......20 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 45.
RH..................MAX 93 PERCENT.
WIND SHIFT..........NONE
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH
                    UNTIL LATE EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 TO 7 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO POOR (2600-4400 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 5 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR MODERATE POTENTIAL
                    FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

TIME (CST)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........89  90  90  90  93  94  95  94  93  92  94  94
WEATHER COV.....    SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH ARS SCH SCH SCH SCH
WEATHER TYPE....    RW  RW  RNF RNF RNF RNF RNF RW  RW  RW  RW
TSTM COV........
CHC OF PCPN (%).10  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20
CHC OF THDR (%).M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M
TEMP............47  46  45  45  45  45  45  46  46  46  46  46
DEWPOINT........41  41  42  42  42  41  42  42  43  43  43  43
RH..............79  83  89  89  89  86  89  86  89  89  89  89
20 FT WIND DIR..SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
20 FT WIND SPD..5   5   5   5   5   4   3   3   3   2   3   2
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10      5   5   5   5   5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.9 0.7 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7
TRANSP WIND DIR.SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  S   S   S   S   SE
TRANSP WIND SPD.6   6   7   7   6   6   5   6   6   7   6   5
HAINES INDEX....3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   4   5
VRATE KT-FT/10004   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   4   4   4   3

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING. SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
CHANCE OF PCPN......20 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 56.
RH..................MIN 72 PERCENT.
WIND SHIFT..........NONE
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH
                    LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON BECOMING
                    SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH DURING MID AFTERNOON
                    BECOMING LIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 TO 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (2700-23200 KNOT-FT).
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 6 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR HIGH POTENTIAL FOR
                    LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

TIME (CST)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........91  93  93  96  95  93  93  92  93  91  88  79
WEATHER COV.....SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
WEATHER TYPE....RNF RNF RW  RW  RW  RW
TSTM COV........SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
CHC OF PCPN (%).20  20  20  20  20  20  10  10  10  10  10  10
CHC OF THDR (%).20  20  20  20  20  20  0   0   0   0   0   0
TEMP............45  46  47  48  49  49  51  54  55  56  55  53
DEWPOINT........43  44  45  45  45  46  46  46  47  47  47  47
RH..............93  93  93  89  86  89  83  74  74  72  74  80
20 FT WIND DIR..SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  S   S   S   S   S   SE
20 FT WIND SPD..2   3   3   4   4   3   3   3   4   4   3   3
20 FT WIND GUST.5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.7 0.8 0.9 1.0 1.1 1.3 1.5 1.9 2.4 2.5 1.9 1.0
TRANSP WIND DIR.SE  SE  SE  S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
TRANSP WIND SPD.5   6   7   8   9   10  12  12  12  10  8   6
HAINES INDEX....6   6   5   4   3   3   3   4   4   5   5   5
VRATE KT-FT/10003   4   5   7   9   12  15  20  23  22  14  6

$$
FORECASTER...ALBERT
REQUESTED BY...HEIDI
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1700514.0/SGF
.EMAIL HOBERLIN@CHLOETAFIRE.COM



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