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SPOT FORECAST FOR CHARITON PRAIRIE WEST...MO DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KANSAS CITY/PLEASANT HILL MO
842 AM CST FRI JAN 23 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1130 CST ON JANUARY 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
SOUTHWEST WINDS OF 10 TO 15 MPH WILL COMBINE WITH MINIMUM HUMIDITY
VALUES IN THE 35 TO 45 PERCENT RANGE...AND CURED FUELS...TO SLIGHTLY
RAISE WILDFIRE DANGER CONCERNS THIS AFTERNOON.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.
MIN HUMIDITY........44 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-2100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2600-3400 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 1 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 12 TO 20
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CST)      11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........5   5   5   5   8   22  38
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............34  37  40  43  44  44  43
RH..............68  62  55  49  46  44  44
20 FT WIND DIR..SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
20 FT WIND SPD..9   9   10  10  10  9   8
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10      15  15  15  10
HAINES INDEX....4   4   4   4   4   4   4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 28.
MAX HUMIDITY........87 PERCENT.
CHC OF WETTING RAIN.0 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 8 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR
                    LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2100 FT AGL DECREASING TO 100-300 FT AGL IN
                    THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 12 TO 21 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST 7 TO 16 MPH IN THE LATE EVENING AND
                    OVERNIGHT.

TIME (CST)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........47  42  48  51  45  32  26  27  28  29  30  32
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............40  38  36  35  34  33  32  31  31  30  30  29
RH..............51  56  60  63  66  68  71  75  79  83  85  87
20 FT WIND DIR..SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  W   W   W   W   W   W   NW
20 FT WIND SPD..7   7   7   7   8   7   7   7   7   7   7   8
20 FT WIND GUST.15  10  10  10  10  10                      10
HAINES INDEX....4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   3   3   3

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
MIN HUMIDITY........50 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WEST WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (CST)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........33        36        40        35
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TEMP............29        32        44        50
RH..............89        84        59        50
20 FT WIND......NW 8G10   W 8G10    W 10      W 9G10

$$
FORECASTER...LAFLIN
REQUESTED BY...JERED WISDOM
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150123.CHARI.01/EAX







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