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Spot Forecast for Maytag RX...The Nature Conservancy
National Weather Service Quad Cities IA/IL
601 AM CDT Wed Aug 17 2022

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1000 CDT on August 17.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the
National Weather Service Quad Cities at (563) 386-3815.

.DISCUSSION...

Clear and quiet weather will continue through tonight.
The Grassland Fire Danger Index -GFDI- does not account for
precipitation that occurs or any snow on the ground. Please
make appropriate adjustments.


.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
LAL.................1
Begin/end of pcpn...
Max temperature.....Around 82.
Min humidity........44 percent.
Max apparent temp...82.
Eye level winds.....Light winds becoming northeast up to 4 mph late
                    in the morning.
Wind shift..........NA
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming northeast 5 to 6 mph late
                    in the morning.
Mixing height.......6400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 3 to 6 mph.
GFDI................MISSING.
Haines Index........5 or moderate potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth.

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
Sky (%).........4      4      4      5
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0      0      0      0
LAL.............M      M      M      M
Temp............74     78     81     81
RH..............57     48     44     44
Aparnt tmp (F)..74     78     81     81
20 ft wind......NE 2   NE 6   NE 6   NE 6
20 ft wind gust.8      12     12     10
Eye level wind..NE 1   NE 4   NE 4   NE 4
Eye lvl wnd gst.5      7      7      6
Mix hgt (ft)....2500   5300   6100   6400
Transport wind..NE 3   NE 6   NE 5   NE 3
GFDI............M      M      M      M
Haines index....5      5      5      5

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20 percent).
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
LAL.................1
Begin/end of pcpn...
Min temperature.....Around 58.
Max humidity........100 percent.
Max apparent temp...81.
Eye level winds.....Northeast winds around 3 mph becoming light.
Wind shift..........NA
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds around 5 mph becoming light.
Mixing height.......200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 2 to 3 mph shifting to the north around 2
                    mph early in the evening, then shifting to the
                    west around 3 mph late in the evening shifting
                    to the east overnight shifting to the west 2 to
                    3 mph.
GFDI................MISSING.
Haines Index........4 to 5 or low to moderate potential for large
                    plume dominated fire growth.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
Sky (%).........4      9      13     9      9      12
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0      0      0      0      0      0
LAL.............M      M      M      M      M      M
Temp............80     76     68     65     62     60
RH..............47     60     76     84     93     96
Aparnt tmp (F)..81     76     68     65     62     60
20 ft wind......NE 5   NE 2   NE 2   NE 2   E 2    E 1
20 ft wind gust.7      6      6      6      5      5
Eye level wind..NE 3   NE 1   NE 1   NE 1   E 1    E 1
Eye lvl wnd gst.4      4      4      4      3      3
Mix hgt (ft)....5400   1100   200    200    200    200
Transport wind..W 3    N 2    N 2    NE 3   W 3    W 2
GFDI............M      M      M      M      M      M
Haines index....5      5      5      5      4      4

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (15-25 percent).
Chance of pcpn......10 percent.
LAL.................1
Begin/end of pcpn...
Max temperature.....Around 84.
Min humidity........46 percent.
Max apparent temp...83.
Eye level winds.....Light winds becoming southwest around 3 mph
                    late in the afternoon.
Wind shift..........light winds gradually shifting
Wind (20 ft)........South winds around 5 mph early in the morning
                    becoming light, then becoming southwest around
                    5 mph late in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......7200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 2 to 5 mph.
GFDI................MISSING.
Haines Index........4 to 5 or low to moderate potential for large
                    plume dominated fire growth.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
Sky (%).........20     12     7      18     26     37
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0      0      0      0      10     10
LAL.............M      M      M      M      M      M
Temp............60     63     75     80     83     82
RH..............93     90     62     51     46     47
Aparnt tmp (F)..60     63     75     81     83     82
20 ft wind......S 1    SW 1   SW 2   SW 2   SW 3   S 5
20 ft wind gust.3      6      7      8      10     12
Eye level wind..S 1    SW 1   SW 1   SW 1   SW 2   S 3
Eye lvl wnd gst.2      4      4      5      6      7
Mix hgt (ft)....200    500    2200   5500   6700   7200
Transport wind..W 2    W 2    W 5    W 2    W 3    W 3
GFDI............M      M      M      M      M      M
Haines index....4      4      4      4      5      5

$$
Forecaster...Ervin
Requested by...Dale Maxson
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
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.DELDT 08/17/22
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