Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Grand Forks, ND

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Spot Forecast for Manston WMA...MN DNR
National Weather Service Grand Forks ND
919 AM CDT Mon Oct 3 2022

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1100 CDT on October 03.
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...
Plenty of high level clouds with filtered sunshine today for your
burn location. Will see temps warm into the mid 70s with RHs
falling to around 40% this afternoon. South winds sustained at 10
to 15mph with gusts in the 20 to 25 mph is expected. There will
continue to be scattered shower chances from high based clouds
could end up to be just virga though.


.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Slight chance of
                    showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....Around 75.
Min humidity........40 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds around 10 mph. Gusts up to 22 mph
                    in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......3800 ft AGL.
Mixing winds........South 15 to 20 mph.
Smoke dispersal.....22300 knot-ft early in the morning increasing
                    to 57400 knot-ft in the afternoon.

TIME (CDT)      11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........76  67  73  71  77  91  78
Weather cov.....        SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
Weather type....        RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........
Temp............66  69  71  72  74  74  73
RH..............47  46  46  42  40  40  43
20 FT wind dir..S   S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT wind spd..10  10  10  10  10  10  10
20 FT wind gust.16  18  19  20  19  18  18
Mix hgt (kft)...1.3 1.8 2.2 2.8 3.8 3.6 2.9
Mixing wind dir.S   S   S   S   SW  S   S
Mixing wind spd.20  20  20  20  15  15  15
Vrate kt-ft/1K..22  29  35  48  57  46  41

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers.
Min temperature.....Around 56.
Max humidity........83 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Mixing height.......300 ft AGL.
Mixing winds........South 15 to 20 mph decreasing to around 10 mph
                    early in the evening, then shifting to the west
                    late in the evening shifting to the south late
                    in the evening shifting to the west shifting to
                    the south overnight shifting to the west
                    shifting to the south after 3 am.
Smoke dispersal.....16600 knot-ft early in the evening decreasing
                    to 1600 knot-ft late in the night.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
Sky (%).........83     88     87     85     77     83
Weather cov.....S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
Weather type....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
Tstm cov........
Temp............72     67     64     63     62     60
RH..............44     52     63     67     70     78
20 ft wind......S 10   S 5    S 5    S 5    S 5    S 5
20 ft wind gust.15     9      9      9      7      8
Mix hgt (ft)....1200   700    700    400    500    300
Mixing wind.....S 15   S 10   W 15   W 5    S 5    S 5
Vrate kt-ft/1K..17     7      7      2      3      2

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers in the morning, then chance of
                    rain showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....Around 68.
Min humidity........68 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds around 5 mph shifting to the
                    southwest in the late morning and afternoon.
Mixing height.......3400 ft AGL.
Mixing winds........South around 10 mph shifting to the west early
                    in the morning, then shifting to the south
                    early in the morning shifting to the west in
                    the afternoon.
Smoke dispersal.....1600 knot-ft early in the morning increasing to
                    23700 knot-ft in the afternoon.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
Sky (%).........78        64        82        77
Weather cov.....S CHC     S CHC     S CHC     CHANCE
Weather type....RNSHWR    RNSHWR    RNSHWR    RNSHWR
Tstm cov........
Temp............58        59        65        67
RH..............83        83        75        70
20 FT wind......S 5G8     S 5G11    SW 5G11   SW 5G12
Mix hgt (ft)....400       700       2600      3400
Mixing wind.....S 10      S 5       SW 10     W 10
Vrate kt-ft/1K..3         4         18        24

$$
Forecaster...JK
Requested by...Matt Mecklenburg
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 2219006.0/FGF
.DELDT 10/03/22
.FormatterVersion 2.0.0
.EMAIL matt.mecklenburg@state.mn.us


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