Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for Ice Age Junction RX2...Dane County Parks
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
743 AM CDT Sat May 8 2021

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1000 CDT on May 08.

Please contact the National Weather Service if conditions become
unrepresentative or if you have questions/concerns about this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...Light east winds will develop later this morning and
become southeast by the middle of the afternoon. Low afternoon
relative humidity is expected.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. Slight chance of rain showers
                    late in the afternoon. Chance of showers 20
                    percent.
Temperature.........48 at ignition...Max 58.
RH..................47 percent at ignition...Min 33 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Winds east at 4 mph at ignition...otherwise
                    east winds becoming southeast 5 to 7 mph by
                    the middle of the afternoon.
Mixing height.......4300 ft AGL at ignition...otherwise 6200 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 8 to 9 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair /26300 knot-ft/ at ignition. Max...good
                    /43000 knot-ft/.
Haines Index........4 or low potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth at ignition...max 4.

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........9   26  42  59  68  78  87  90
Weather cov.....                            SCH
Weather type....                            RW
Tstm cov........
Temp............48  51  54  56  58  58  58  56
RH..............47  42  38  35  33  33  33  37
20 FT wind dir..E   E   E   E   E   SE  SE  SE
20 FT wind spd..4   5   5   6   6   6   6   6
20 FT wind gust.6   6   7   7   7   8   8   8
Mix hgt (kft)...4.3 4.8 5.3 5.9 6.0 6.1 6.2 5.0
Transp wind dir.NE  E   E   E   SE  SE  SE  SE
Transp wind spd.8   8   9   9   9   9   9   9
Haines index....4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4
SDspl kt-ft/100026  29  37  41  42  42  43  35

$$
Forecaster...Gehring
Requested by...Lars Higdon
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 2111966.0/MKX
.DELDT 05/08/21
.FormatterVersion 1.0.26
.EMAIL higdon.lars@countyofdane.com


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