Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Detroit/Pontiac, MI

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SPOT FORECAST FOR VERONA...MI DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DETROIT/PONTIAC MI
928 AM EDT WED APR 23 2014

UPDATED TO LOWER RH TODAY

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 EDT ON APRIL 23.

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING INTO THE AREA WILL PRODUCE LIGHT WINDS AND
ALLOW SKIES TO CLEAR TODAY. NO PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED.
NORTHERLY FLOW OFF LAKE HURON WILL KEEP MIN HUMIDITY VALUES UP
INTO THE MID AND UPPER 30S OVER THE NORTHERN THUMB TODAY.


.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....43-48.
MIN HUMIDITY........37 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 15 TO 24 MPH...DECREASING TO AROUND 10
                    MPH EARLY THIS EVENING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 1300 FT AGL EARLY
                    THIS EVENING.
HAINES INDEX........4 TO 5 OR OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR MODERATE POTENTIAL
                    FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
VENTILATION RATE....EXCELLENT (MAX...600).

TIME (EDT)      11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM 7PM
SKY (%).........10  9   8   7   7   7   7   7   6
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............40  42  43  45  45  46  46  45  43
RH..............52  48  44  42  39  39  37  37  39
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   N   N   N   N   N   NE  NE
20 FT WIND SPD..13  12  11  11  10  9   8   7   6
20 FT WIND GUST.25  25  20  20  20  15  15  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.1 2.1 2.4 2.7 3.1 3.5 3.5 2.5 1.3
HAINES INDEX....4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   5
VRATE (KT-FT)...400 400 500 500 600 600 600 300 100

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....24-29.
MAX HUMIDITY........98 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT...THEN...BECOMING EAST
                    5 TO 9 MPH LATE.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 2 TO 7 MPH...BECOMING EAST EARLY.

TIME (EDT)      8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM   6 AM
SKY (%).........6      10     15     19     24     32
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............41     36     33     30     29     28
RH..............42     63     70     77     84     94
20 FT WIND DIR..NE     NE     NE     N      NE     E
20 FT WIND SPD..6      4      3      2      3      5
20 FT WIND GUST.       5                    5

$$
FORECASTER...OROW
REQUESTED BY...JIM FISHER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140423.VERON.02/DTX




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