Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Topeka, KS

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SPOT FORECAST FOR K-139...BIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TOPEKA KS
831 AM CDT SAT MAR 21 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1030 CDT ON MARCH 21.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

A WEAK FRONT IS PASSING THROUGH THE FORECAST SITE THIS MORNING. THIS WILL
SHIFT THE WINDS FROM THE WEST AND NORTH TO THE NORTHEAST AND EVENTUALLY
THE EAST BY EARLY AFTERNOON. THE WIND SPEEDS WILL BE AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH TODAY.
THE WINDS WILL GRADUALLY SHIFT TO THE SOUTHEAST THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING
AND FINALLY TO THE SOUTH OVERNIGHT THROUGH TOMORROW. LIKE TODAY THE WIND SPEEDS
REMAIN AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH OVERNIGHT AND TOMORROW.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........57 AT IGNITION...MAX 71.
RH..................49 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 31.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHEAST AT 8 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 9 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR /8400 KNOT-FT/ AT IGNITION.MAX...FAIR
                    /25500 KNOT-FT/.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 44.
RH..................MAX 83 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST
                    AROUND 5 MPH IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY
                    MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT OUT OF THE SOUTH
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........MAX 5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....MIN...POOR /1200 KNOT-FT/.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 77.
RH..................MIN 33 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS SOUTH 5 TO 9 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........MAX 4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....MAX...EXCELLENT /74400 KNOT-FT/.

$$
FORECASTER...SANDERS
REQUESTED BY...RICK C  JONES
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150321.K139_.01/TOP






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