Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Rapid City, SD

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SPOT FORECAST FOR FORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RAPID CITY SD
1053 AM MDT MON MAR 30 2015

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

...RED FLAG WARNING THROUGH 800 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

DISCUSSION...GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS AND VERY LOW HUMIDITIES...COMBINED
WITH VERY DRY FUELS...WILL PRODUCE RED FLAG CONDITIONS THROUGH THE
EARLY EVENING HOURS TODAY. CONDITIONS WILL BEGIN TO IMPROVE TOWARD
SUNSET AS WINDS DIMINISH AND HUMIDITIES RISE. WINDS WILL BECOME
SOUTHWESTERLY OVERNIGHT.

CONDITIONS WILL BE AT LEAST NEAR RED FLAG AGAIN LATE TUESDAY MORNING
AND AFTERNOON AS HUMIDITIES LOWER AND SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS
INCREASE.

FOR TODAY
   SKY / WEATHER.......MOSTLY SUNNY.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX AROUND 74.
   RH..................MIN AROUND 15%
   20 FOOT WIND........NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35
                       MPH.
   CWR.................0%
   LAL.................1
   HAINES INDEX........3
   MIXING HEIGHT.......9000 TO 10000 FT IN THE AFTERNOON.
   MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH
   SMOKE DISPERSAL.....EXCELLENT

FOR TONIGHT
   SKY / WEATHER.......CLEAR.
   TEMPERATURE.........MIN 41-43.
   RH..................MAX 65-70%
   20 FOOT WIND........NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH EARLY...BECOMING
                       SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER 900 PM.
   CWR.................0%
   LAL.................1
   HAINES INDEX........4
   MIXING HEIGHT.......LESS THAN 500 FT AFTER SUNSET.
   MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH EARLY...BECOMING
                       SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH AFTER 900 PM.
   SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR AFTER SUNSET

OUTLOOK FOR TOMORROW
   SKY / WEATHER.......MOSTLY SUNNY.
   TEMPERATURE.........MAX 80-82
   RH..................MIN AROUND 13%
   20 FOOT WIND........SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH EARLY...BECOMING SOUTH-
                       SOUTHWEST 10 TO 20 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING.
                       GUSTS TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
   CWR.................0%
   LAL.................1
   HAINES INDEX........4 INCREASING TO 5 IN THE AFTERNOON.
   MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 8000 TO 9000 FT BY MIDDAY.
   MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 15 TO 25 MPH.
   SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR EARLY...BECOMING EXCELLENT LATE IN THE
                       MORNING.

FORECASTER...ST

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REQUESTED BY...BIA ROSEBUD
REASON FOR REQUEST...WILDFIRE



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