Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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Spot Forecast for Headquarters...US FISH AND WILDLIFE
National Weather Service Grand Forks ND
1124 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1300 CDT on April 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National
Weather Service.

Please call the NWS in Grand Forks at 701-795-5127 for additional
information and monitor our website (www.weather.gov/fgf) or NOAA
All-Hazards Radio for the latest updates.

.DISCUSSION...
Light west winds will turn to the northwest late this afternoon.
Highs will reach into the mid 60s with afternoon humidities
falling into the mid 30s. Mixing height will rise to over 5000ft
this afternoon with dispersion improving into excellent range.


.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Max temperature.....63-68.
Min humidity........38 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 6 mph.
Mixing height.......5500 ft AGL.
Mixing winds........West around 9 mph.

TIME (CDT)      1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
Sky (%).........25  25  26  26  36  45
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............62  64  65  65  65  64
RH..............44  41  38  38  38  40
20 FT wind dir..W   W   W   W   W   W
20 FT wind spd..6   6   6   6   6   6
20 FT wind gust.10  10  10  10  10  10
Mix hgt (kft)...5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5 5.5
Mixing wind dir.W   W   W   W   W   W
Mixing wind spd.9   9   9   9   9   9

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of rain after
                    midnight. A chance of rain late.
Min temperature.....39-44.
Max humidity........73 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 5 to 8 mph.
Mixing height.......300-400 ft AGL.
Mixing winds........North 20 to 25 mph.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
Sky (%).........54     63     71     80     82     86
Weather cov.....                            S CHC  S CHC
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   RAIN   RAIN
Tstm cov........
Temp............63     56     50     47     44     42
RH..............39     48     58     58     62     67
20 ft wind......N 7    N 7    N 7    N 8    N 8    N 8
20 ft wind gust.10     10     10     15     15     15
Mix hgt (ft)....300    300    300    400    400    400
Mixing wind.....N 20   N 20   N 20   NE 25  NE 25  NE 25

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy becoming sunny. A chance of rain
                    early in the morning, then a slight chance of
                    rain early in the morning.
Max temperature.....53-58.
Min humidity........32 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 8 to 13 mph with gusts up to 25
                    mph.
Mixing height.......1400 ft AGL increasing to 5600 ft AGL in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing winds........North around 22 mph.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM      10 AM     1 PM      4 PM
Sky (%).........92        68        17        4
Weather cov.....CHANCE
Weather type....RAIN      NONE      NONE      NONE
Tstm cov........
Temp............41        44        53        55
RH..............79        62        38        32
20 FT wind......N 12G20   N 12G20   N 13G25   N 13G25
Mix hgt (ft)....1400      1400      5600      5600
Mixing wind.....N 22      N 22      N 22      N 22

.TUESDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear.
Min temperature.....31-36.
Max humidity........66 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 6 to 11 mph with gusts up to 20 mph
                    in the evening becoming light and variable.
Mixing height.......300-400 ft AGL.
Mixing winds........North around 22 mph becoming southeast around 8
                    mph after midnight.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM      10 PM     1 AM      4 AM
Sky (%).........3         2         7         2
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
Tstm cov........
Temp............53        42        37        35
RH..............35        48        61        61
20 FT wind......N 11G20   N 11G20   E 4G5     E 4G5
Mix hgt (ft)....400       400       300       300
Mixing wind.....N 22      N 22      SE 8      SE 8

$$
Forecaster...Kaiser
Requested by...Jason Westholter
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1807483.0/FGF
.EMAIL jason_westholter@fws.gov



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