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Spot Forecast for Sandstone...MO Dept Natural Resources
National Weather Service Springfield MO
504 PM CST Tue Feb 14 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0800 CST on February 15.
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 storm system is currently tracking through the region this evening.
All precipitation associated with this system will remain across far
southern Missouri on to the south. The system will spread east
of the area tonight with a drier and cooler air mass spread into
the region on Wednesday.

Clouds will clear from west to east overnight will mostly sunny
skies occurring on Wednesday. Highs will warm into the upper 40s
to near 50 as minimum RH drop into the 30 to 40 percent range
Wednesday afternoon. Winds will be out of the north/northwest
generally 5 to 10 mph with gust of 10 to 15 mph possible at times.

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 percent.
TEMPERATURE.........33 at ignition...Max 50.
RH..................78 percent at ignition...Min 34 percent.
DEWPOINT............26 decreasing to 23 late in the afternoon.
WIND SHIFT..........
WIND (20 FT)........Winds north at 6 mph at ignition...otherwise
                    Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900 ft AGL at ignition...otherwise 300-1800 ft
                    AGL increasing to 2300-3300 ft AGL in the late
                    morning and afternoon, then decreasing to 1300
                    ft AGL late in the afternoon.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Northwest 8 to 17 mph shifting to the west
                    around 6 mph late in the afternoon.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....Poor /12800 knot-ft/ at ignition. Max...good
                    /31600 knot-ft/.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth at ignition...max 4.

TIME (CST)      8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........11  10  7   3   1   1   1   1   1   1
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
CHC OF PCPN (%).0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
TEMP............33  35  38  41  44  46  48  50  49  47
DEWPOINT........27  28  27  26  25  25  24  23  23  23
RH..............78  75  64  55  47  43  39  34  36  38
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   N   N   N   NW  NW  NW  NW  W
20 FT WIND SPD..5   6   5   5   5   5   5   5   4   4
20 FT WIND GUST.10  15  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  5
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.9 1.3 1.8 2.3 2.7 3.1 3.3 3.2 2.4 1.3
TRANSP WIND DIR.N   N   N   N   N   N   NW  NW  NW  W
TRANSP WIND SPD.17  17  16  14  12  12  10  10  8   6
HAINES INDEX....4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4
VRATE KT-FT/100013  19  24  27  27  30  32  29  17  7

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10 percent).
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 percent.
TEMPERATURE.........Min 33.
RH..................Max 78 percent.
DEWPOINT............25.
WIND SHIFT..........
WIND (20 FT)........Light winds becoming southwest 5 to 7 mph after
                    midnight.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-500 ft AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest 5 to 12 mph.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....Poor to poor (500-1800 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 (%).........1   1   1   1   1   2   2   2   1   1   2   5
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
CHC OF PCPN (%).0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
TEMP............45  43  39  38  36  34  35  34  34  34  33  33
DEWPOINT........23  24  25  25  25  25  25  26  26  27  27  27
RH..............41  50  56  59  64  69  67  72  72  76  78  78
20 FT WIND DIR..W   W   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
20 FT WIND SPD..3   3   3   2   3   3   4   4   5   5   5   5
20 FT WIND GUST.5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5               10
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.5 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
TRANSP WIND DIR.W   W   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
TRANSP WIND SPD.5   5   6   7   8   8   9   9   10  10  10  12
HAINES INDEX....4   4   3   3   3   3   3   4   4   5   5   5
VRATE KT-FT/10002   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 percent.
TEMPERATURE.........Max 66.
RH..................Min 35 percent.
DEWPOINT............29 increasing to 34 in the late morning and
                    afternoon.
WIND SHIFT..........
WIND (20 FT)........Southwest winds 7 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    increasing to 30 mph in the afternoon.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-2000 ft AGL increasing to 1000-2600 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....Southwest 13 to 20 mph increasing to 23 to 29
                    mph in the late morning and afternoon, then
                    decreasing to around 18 mph late in the
                    afternoon.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....Poor to good (1400-46800 knot-ft) increasing to
                    fair to excellent (16700-65400 knot-ft) in the
                    afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

TIME (CST)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........6   5   3   2   3   4   5   4   3   2   3   6
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
CHC OF PCPN (%).0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
TEMP............34  35  39  43  48  54  59  63  65  66  65  63
DEWPOINT........27  28  29  31  32  34  35  36  36  36  36  35
RH..............76  74  68  63  53  47  40  37  34  33  34  35
20 FT WIND DIR..SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
20 FT WIND SPD..5   6   6   7   8   10  10  11  11  10  10  8
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  15  15  20  25  30  30  30  30  25  20
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.1 0.1 0.2 0.3 0.8 1.4 2.0 2.4 2.6 2.5 1.9 1.0
TRANSP WIND DIR.SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
TRANSP WIND SPD.13  15  17  20  23  25  28  29  29  28  24  18
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
VRATE KT-FT/10001   1   2   6   16  32  47  60  65  60  39  17

$$
Forecaster...WISE
Requested by...Adam Enboden
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1702113.0/SGF
.EMAIL adam.enboden@dnr.mo.gov



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