Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Kansas City/Pleasant Hill, MO

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FNUS73 KEAX 192227
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SPOT FORECAST FOR MERCER_CO...MERCER COUNTY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
527 PM CDT SAT APR 19 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1722 CDT ON APRIL 19.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

STRONG SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL REMAIN SUSTAINED AT 15 TO 20 MPH WITH
OCCASIONAL GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH THROUGH APPROXIMATELY 7 PM...THEN
GUSTS SHOULD DROP OFF AND SUSTAINED SPEEDS SHOULD BEGIN TO LESSEN
TO AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH BY 9 PM. HUMIDITY WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE TO
AROUND 50 PERCENT BY 9 PM. NO MEASURABLE RAINFALL IS EXPECTED UNTIL
SUNDAY EVENING.


.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (20-30 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 53.
MAX HUMIDITY........78 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 13 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR
                    LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000-5700 FT AGL DECREASING TO 0-1900 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 24 TO 28 MPH.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 13 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM 6AM
SKY (%).........28  31  31  16  29  35  56  60  62  52  58  57
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............74  69  66  64  62  60  59  59  57  56  55  54
RH..............37  45  51  56  59  62  66  67  69  72  75  78
20 FT WIND DIR..S   S   S   S   S   S   SE  SE  S   S   S   S
20 FT WIND SPD..13  8   7   7   7   7   8   8   7   8   8   8
20 FT WIND GUST.15  10  10  15  10  10  10  15  15  15  15  15
EYE LVL WND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   SE  SE  S   S   S   S
EYE LVL WND SPD.13  8   7   7   7   7   8   8   7   8   8   8
EYE LVL WND GST.15  10  10  15  10  10  10  15  15  15  15  15
HAINES INDEX....4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   3   3   3

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (55-65 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 76.
MIN HUMIDITY........49 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 14 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 10 TO 14 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM      10 AM     1 PM      4 PM
SKY (%).........57        50        59        68
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TEMP............53        63        72        76
RH..............85        68        56        49
20 FT WIND......S 10      S 13G15   S 14G20   S 13G20
EYE LEVEL WIND..S 10      S 13G15   S 14G20   S 13G20

$$
FORECASTER...LAFLIN
REQUESTED BY...SHERIFF DISPATCH
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140419.MERCE.01/EAX






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