Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Quad Cities, IA IL

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Spot Forecast for Cedar Glen Prescribed Fire...DNR
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA/IL
829 AM CDT Tue Apr 24 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0900 CDT on April 24.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the
National Weather Service Quad Cities at (563) 386-3815.

.DISCUSSION...

Expect mostly dry and warm conditions today with highs in the
upper 60s to low 70s. Minimum afternoon RH values will range
from 25 to 35 percent, with a north wind at 10 to 15 mph. GFDI
values will be in the high category along and north of Interstate
80.

The Grassland Fire Danger Index -GFDI- does not account for
precipitation that occurs or any snow on the ground. Please
make appropriate adjustments.


.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (40-50 percent).
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
LAL.................1
Begin/end of pcpn...None.
Max temperature.....Around 72.
Min humidity........22 percent.
Max apparent temp...72.
Eye level winds.....North winds 6 to 8 mph.
Wind shift..........None.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 6 to 8 mph.
Mixing height.......1100-1700 ft AGL increasing to 3100-4600 ft AGL
                    late in the morning, then increasing to
                    6000-7200 ft AGL in the afternoon decreasing to
                    5000 ft AGL late in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....North 9 to 18 mph.
GFDI................Low this morning, Moderate this afternoon.
Haines Index........3 to 4 or very low to low potential for
                    large plume dominated fire growth.

TIME (CDT)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
Sky (%).........40     30     24     27     30
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0      0      0      0      0
LAL.............M      M      M      M      M
Temp............56     64     70     72     72
RH..............69     52     38     31     30
Aparnt tmp (F)..56     64     70     72     72
20 ft wind......N 6    N 8    N 8    N 8    N 8
20 ft wind gust.10     15     15     15     15
Eye level wind..N 4    N 5    N 5    N 5    N 5
Eye lvl wnd gst.10     15     15     15     15
Mix hgt (ft)....1500   3100   6000   6800   5000
Transport wind..N 12   N 14   N 17   N 18   N 16
GFDI............M      M      M      M      M
Haines index....3      3      3      4      4

$$
Forecaster...Uttech
Requested by...Heather Osborn
Type of request...Prescribed
.TAG 1807597.0/DVN



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