Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for Forrest Rd Burn...The Nature Conservancy
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
1126 AM CDT Fri May 18 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0700 CDT on May 18.

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

.DISCUSSION...One more mild and dry day before rain tonight.
The rain is most likely over eastern WI. The clouds will decrease
for Saturday afternoon but higher humidity is expected. Chances for
rain returns for Sunday and Monday with relatively humid conditions.

***No significant changes to morning forecast.  Temperatures rising a little
faster and humidity values getting a little lower.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Temperature.........52 at ignition...Max 77.
RH..................61 percent at ignition...Min 37 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Winds east at 6 mph at ignition...otherwise
                    East winds 7 to 12 mph.
Mixing height.......400 ft AGL at ignition...otherwise 400-2300 ft
                    AGL increasing to 2500-2700 ft AGL early in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southeast 17 to 22 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor /5500 knot-ft/ at ignition. Max...good
                    /44500 knot-ft/.
Haines Index........4 or low at ignition...max 5.

TIME (CDT)      7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........15  17  18  19  19  18  18  20  23  27  30
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............52  55  58  61  68  70  72  75  76  76  75
RH..............61  58  55  49  49  45  44  40  39  39  38
20 FT wind dir..E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E
20 FT wind spd..6   6   7   8   6   9   9   9   12  12  12
20 FT wind gust.10  10  15  15  15  15  15  20  20  20  20
Mix hgt (kft)...0.4 0.6 1.0 1.3 1.6 2.0 2.3 2.5 2.7 2.7 2.5
Transp wind dir.SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
Transp wind spd.17  17  17  20  20  20  21  21  21  22  22
Haines index....4   4   4   3   3   4   5   5   5   5   5
SDspl kt-ft/10006   9   13  20  24  30  36  39  42  45  41

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy then becoming mostly cloudy.
                    Slight chance of rain showers after midnight.
                    Chance of showers 20 percent.
Temperature.........Min 54.
RH..................Max 89 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........East winds 7 to 12 mph.
Mixing height.......600-2200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East 16 to 24 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph
                    early in the morning.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to good (6000-38000 knot-ft).

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
Sky (%).........34     48     67     76     82     89
Weather cov.....                            S CHC  S CHC
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR
Tstm cov........
Temp............73     68     61     58     56     56
RH..............41     52     65     77     83     83
20 ft wind......E 12   E 11   E 10   E 9    E 7    E 5
20 ft wind gust.20     15     15     15     15     10
Mix hgt (ft)....2200   1000   700    800    800    900
Transport wind..E 23   E 21   E 20   E 18   E 16   SE 12
Haines index....4      4      2      2      2      3
SDspl kt-ft/100038     15     10     11     9      8

.SATURDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers
                    early in the morning. Chance of showers 20
                    percent.
Temperature.........Max 73.
RH..................Min 56 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 5 to 6 mph.
Mixing height.......800-2400 ft AGL increasing to 3000-4400 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....East around 7 mph shifting to the north 6 to 10
                    mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Poor to good (3300-30700 knot-ft).
Haines Index........2 to 3 or very low.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
Sky (%).........93     84     73     65     61     58
Weather cov.....S CHC
Weather type....RNSHWR NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Temp............55     55     60     66     71     73
RH..............86     86     81     70     61     57
20 ft wind......NE 5   NE 5   NE 5   N 6    N 6    N 5
20 ft wind gust.10                   10     10
Mix hgt (ft)....900    1100   1800   3000   4000   4400
Transport wind..E 7    N 7    N 10   N 9    N 8    N 9
Haines index....3      2      2      3      2      3
SDspl kt-ft/10005      6      14     21     24     31

$$
Forecaster...MBK
Requested by...Eric Mark
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1810263.0/MKX
.EMAIL emark@tnc.org



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