Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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SPOT FORECAST FOR NICHOLSON...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAND FORKS ND
711 AM CDT MON OCT 20 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON OCTOBER 20.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE REGION WILL BRING LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS
TODAY. AT THE CURRENT TIME IT SEEMS THAT NORTHWEST WINDS WILL
BECOME NORTHEAST BY LATE IN THE DAY...BUT WITH SUCH LIGHT WINDS
THERE COULD BE A LOT OF VARIATION IN A SHORT PERIOD. WINDS ARE
EXPECTED TO STABILIZE OUT OF THE SOUTHEAST BY TONIGHT. SKIES WILL
BE SUNNY BUT TEMPERATURES A BIT COOLER THAN YESTERDAY. LOWEST
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL BE DOWN INTO THE 40 TO 50 PERCENT
RANGE. WINDS WILL INCREASE OUT OF THE SOUTHEAST OVERNIGHT AND
BECOME QUITE BREEZY BY TUESDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....59-64.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-46 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 7 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2200-2900 FT AGL LATE
                    IN THE MORNING.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 6 TO 14 MPH INCREASING TO 12 TO 20 MPH IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........7   5   2   1   4   7   11  11  11
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............50  53  56  58  60  61  61  60  58
RH..............71  66  62  57  51  48  46  47  53
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..5   6   6   7   7   7   7   6   5
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....37-42.
MAX HUMIDITY........94-99 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 8 MPH IN
                    THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 9 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST 6
                    TO 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........10     7      7      9      7      7
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............56     51     46     43     41     39
RH..............57     66     79     86     92     99
20 FT WIND......N 4    E 4    E 5    SE 6   SE 7   SE 8
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5      10     10     10     10

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....60-65.
MIN HUMIDITY........41-46 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 16 TO 21 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 30 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 1900-2400 FT AGL IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 10 TO 18 MPH INCREASING TO 23 TO 32
                    MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM      10 AM     1 PM      4 PM
SKY (%).........9         5         7         3
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............39        48        59        62
RH..............96        74        51        46
20 FT WIND......SE 9G15   SE 15G20  SE 18G25  SE 21G30

$$
FORECASTER...JR
REQUESTED BY...TROY BOSCHEE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141020.NICHO.01/FGF






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