Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Springfield, MO

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FNUS73 KSGF 231554
FWSSGF

SPOT FORECAST FOR TEST FOR JASON...SGF TEST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ST LOUIS MO
1054 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1025 CDT ON JULY 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

LIGHT NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL VEER AROUND TO NORTHERLY THIS
AFTERNOON BEHIND A DEPARTING COLD FRONT. THERE WILL BE A SLIGHT
CHANCE FOR A THUNDERSTORM INTO EARLY THIS AFTERNOON...HOWEVER
MOST...IF NOT ALL ACTIVITY IS EXPECTED TO BE SOUTH OF THE BURN
SITE. A COOLER AND DRIER AIR MASS WILL THEN WORK INTO THE AREA
TONIGHT.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....85 AT IGNITION...MAX 90.
MIN HUMIDITY........74 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 50 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDS NORTH AT 6 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    NORTH WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE
                    MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON.
WIND SHIFT..........NONE.
CHANCE OF PRECIP....20 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH AT IGNITION...MAX 4.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2600 FT AGL AT IGNITION...MAXIMUM 4000 FT AGL
                    INCREASING TO 4300 FT AGL LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 15 TO 20 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....TSTORM TSTORM TSTORM NONE
TEMP............83     87     89     90
RH..............74     65     59     52
20 FT WIND......N 5    N 6    N 7    N 7
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     15     15
MIX HGT (FT)....2200   3000   3600   4000
TRANSPORT WIND..N 15   N 16   N 18   N 20
CHC OF PCPN (%).30     20     20     10
HAINES INDEX....4      3      3      3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....MIN 63.
MAX HUMIDITY........MAX 87 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
WIND SHIFT..........NONE.
CHANCE OF PRECIP....10 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO LOW POTENTIAL FOR
                    LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......N/A.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....N/A.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............89     83     75     71     68     66
RH..............50     61     76     84     87     87
20 FT WIND......N 8    NE 6   NE 6   NE 5   NE 4   E 5
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     10            5
MIX HGT (FT)....4500   3700   2000   1000   500    500
TRANSPORT WIND..N 21   N 21   NE 21  NE 21  NE 21  NE 20
CHC OF PCPN (%).10     10     10     10     10     10
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      3      3      3

$$
FORECASTER...SCHAUMANN
REQUESTED BY...SGF TEST
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140723.TESTF.01/SGF





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