Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Milwaukee/Sullivan, WI

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Spot Forecast for Ice Age Junction PD...Dane County Parks
National Weather Service Milwaukee/Sullivan WI
1232 PM CDT Tue Apr 24 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1000 CDT on April 24.

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

.DISCUSSION...Another mild day lies ahead.
Inland temperatures will reach the 60s, while cooler temperatures
are likely by Lake Michigan. Winds will be light from the north
to northeast. Relative humidities will lower to between 25 and 45
percent with the higher humidities closer to Lake Michigan.

Dry conditions will continue on Wednesday with the next chance for showers
on Thursday afternoon and night.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny.
Temperature.........58 at ignition...Max 68.
RH..................34 percent at ignition...Min 23 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Winds north at 6 mph at ignition...otherwise
                    North winds 5 to 8 mph.
Mixing height.......2000 ft AGL at ignition...otherwise 2000-3900
                    ft AGL increasing to 6000-6700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 13 to 16 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....Fair /21100 knot-ft/ at ignition.
                    Max...excellent /62800 knot-ft/ increasing to
                    excellent (72600 knot-ft) late in the
                    afternoon.
Haines Index........5 or moderate at ignition...max 5.

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........21  3   7   2   14  21  20  26
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............58  61  64  66  67  68  68  67
RH..............34  29  25  24  24  24  24  26
20 FT wind dir..N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N
20 FT wind spd..6   6   7   7   7   8   8   8
20 FT wind gust.10  10  15  15  15  15  15  15
Mix hgt (kft)...2.0 3.2 3.9 4.7 5.4 6.0 6.7 6.0
Transp wind dir.N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N
Transp wind spd.14  14  14  13  14  14  15  16
Haines index....5   5   5   4   3   3   3   3
SDspl kt-ft/100021  33  41  45  57  63  76  73

$$
Forecaster...Hentz
Requested by...Lars Higdon
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1807518.0/MKX
.EMAIL higdon.lars@countyofdane.com



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