weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Suppression Forecast
NWS Homepage
This page is being discontinued on March 12, 2014.
The same data is available at this site. Please update your bookmarks.
Thank you, and we apologize for the inconvenience.
Please send an email to SR-SRH.Webmaster@noaa.gov with any concerns.


Current Version
Previous Version:    01  
[Printable]
312
FNUS73 KSGF 201001
FWSSGF

SPOT FORECAST FOR SHUT-IN MOUNTAIN FENS...TNC (IN COOP W/ NPS)
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SPRINGFIELD MO
401 AM CST THU NOV 20 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1300 CST ON NOVEMBER 20.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL BE OVER THE REGION TODAY WITH A LIGHT AND
VARIABLE WIND.  NO PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED TODAY WITH A MOSTLY
CLEAR SKY.  RAIN IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP LATER IN THE DAY FRIDAY
WITH SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS POSSIBLE FROM FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....44 AT IGNITION...MAX 46.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 38 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDS WEST AT 3 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS.
WIND SHIFT..........NONE
CHANCE OF PRECIP....0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL AT IGNITION...MAXIMUM 2100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (CST)      1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............44     46     39
RH..............40     39     53
20 FT WIND......W 2    NW 2   NE 2
20 FT WIND GUST.5
MIX HGT (FT)....2000   2000   2000
TRANSPORT WIND..NW 6   N 5    NE 5
CHC OF PCPN (%).0      0      0
HAINES INDEX....4      3      3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....MIN 28.
MAX HUMIDITY........MAX 86 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS.
WIND SHIFT..........NONE
CHANCE OF PRECIP....10 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 3 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......N/A.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....N/A.

TIME (CST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............35     31     29     28     28     29
RH..............63     74     80     85     86     85
20 FT WIND......E 2    E 2    E 2    E 2    E 2    E 3
20 FT WIND GUST.       5      5             5      5
MIX HGT (FT)....1800   800    300    400    500    600
TRANSPORT WIND..E 5    E 7    E 9    SE 12  SE 13  E 13
CHC OF PCPN (%).10     10     10     10     10     10
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      2      2      2

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....MAX 41.
MIN HUMIDITY........MIN 65 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 7 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING.
WIND SHIFT..........NONE
CHANCE OF PRECIP....30 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 13 TO 16 MPH.

TIME (CST)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
WEATHER COV.....S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....FZRAIN FZRAIN RAIN   RAIN   RAIN   RAIN
TEMP............29     31     36     40     41     40
RH..............84     80     72     65     69     77
20 FT WIND......E 3    E 4    E 5    SE 5   SE 5   SE 5
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5             10     10
MIX HGT (FT)....700    800    1000   1200   1000   700
TRANSPORT WIND..E 13   E 14   SE 14  SE 15  SE 15  SE 16
CHC OF PCPN (%).20     20     20     40     40     40
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      3      3      3

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS. RAIN SHOWERS
                    LIKELY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....MIN 38.
MAX HUMIDITY........MAX 84 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
WIND SHIFT..........NONE.
CHANCE OF PRECIP....60 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO LOW POTENTIAL FOR
                    LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 17 TO 28 MPH.

TIME (CST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM   6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............39     38     39     42     42     43     45     46     48     52     55     54
RH..............85     93     94     92     94     95     93     94     90     82     74     75
20 FT WIND......SE 4   SE 4   SE 4   S 4    S 4    S 4    S 5    S 5    S 6    S 6    S 6    S 5
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5      5      5      5      5             10     10     15     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)....500    500    500    400    400    500    500    500    700    1200   1200   1000
TRANSPORT WIND..SE 17  S 21   S 24   S 26   S 28   S 28   S 26   S 25   S 23   S 22   S 22   S 23
CHC OF PCPN (%).40     40     40     40     40     40     60     60     60     60     60     60
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      3      3      3      3      3      3      3      3      3

$$
FORECASTER...LINDENBERG
REQUESTED BY...BURN BOSS  BLANE HEUMANN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141120.SHUTI.01/SGF







U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: May 16, 2007
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE