Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS La Crosse, WI

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SPOT FORECAST FOR REFUGE PILES - OSR 5 B...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LA CROSSE WI
818 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 CST ON JANUARY 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LA CROSSE.

.DISCUSSION...SOUTHEAST WINDS OF 5 TO 10 MPH WILL CONTINUE THROUGH
EARLY EVENING...AND THEN SHIFT TO EAST LATE THIS EVENING AND NORTH
OVERNIGHT. A LIGHT WINTRY MIX OF FREEZING DRIZZLE AND SNOW WILL
MOVE INTO THE AREA TONIGHT AND LINGER INTO THURSDAY MORNING.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. PATCHY FOG IN THE MORNING.
TEMPERATURE.........25 AT IGNITION...MAX 34.
RH..................92 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 69.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTHEAST AT 9 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10
                    MPH.
CWR.................NONE.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 4.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1900 FT AGL AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE 2000 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 19 TO 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR /25300 KNOT-FT/ AT IGNITION.MAX...GOOD
                    /34700 KNOT-FT/.

TIME (CST)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (% OPAQUE)..100    100    97     96     96     97
WEATHER COV.....PATCHY PATCHY PATCHY
WEATHER TYPE....FOG    FOG    FOG    NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............26     26     28     33     34     33
RH..............88     88     85     72     69     72
20 FT WIND......SE 6   SE 6   SE 8   SE 9   SE 9   SE 9
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     15     15     15     15
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4      4      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE IN THE
                    EVENING. LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE LIKELY AND
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY
                    FOG IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. CHANCE
                    OF PRECIPITATION 20 PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 31.
RH..................MAX 88 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST
                    AROUND 5 MPH IN THE LATE EVENING AND EARLY
                    MORNING...THEN SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 5 TO 9 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING.
CWR.................18 PERCENT INCREASING TO 15 PERCENT EARLY IN
                    THE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........MAX 3.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH AROUND 17 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST
                    AROUND 15 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....MIN...FAIR /14200 KNOT-FT/.

TIME (CST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (% OPAQUE)..98     98     99     99     99     99
WEATHER COV.....S CHC  CHANCE CHANCE LIKELY LIKELY CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....FZDRZL FZDRZL FZDRZL FZDRZL FZDRZL FZDRZL
TEMP............32     31     31     31     31     32
RH..............75     81     85     88     88     85
20 FT WIND......SE 6   SE 6   SE 5   E 5    E 5    N 8
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10                          15
HAINES INDEX....3      2      2      2      3      3

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF LIGHT FREEZING DRIZZLE
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN SLIGHT CHANCE OF DRIZZLE
                    LATE IN THE MORNING. CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION 30
                    PERCENT.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 33.
RH..................MIN 63 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH.
CWR.................NONE.
HAINES INDEX........MAX 4.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 31 TO 33 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....MAX...EXCELLENT /89600 KNOT-FT/.

TIME (CST)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (% OPAQUE)..94     94     83     70     70     57
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE CHANCE S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....FZDRZL FZDRZL FZDRZL NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............32     32     32     33     32     30
RH..............85     78     75     69     66     63
20 FT WIND......NW 11  NW 11  NW 14  NW 15  NW 15  NW 14
20 FT WIND GUST.20     20     25     25     25     25
HAINES INDEX....2      2      2      3      4      4

$$
FORECASTER...BOYNE
REQUESTED BY...DAN LABER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150128.REFUG.01/ARX


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