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000
FNUS73 KDMX 172046
FWSDMX

SPOT FORECAST FOR RATHBUN...US COE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
346 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0930 CDT ON APRIL 18.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE REQUIRED...
PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...

WINDS WILL BECOME LIGHT AND VEER TO THE SOUTH FRIDAY MORNING
AS A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE MOVES EAST OF THE REGION. THESE
WINDS WILL INCREASE TO AROUND 10 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. NO
PRECIPITATION IS FORECAST FOR TONIGHT OR FRIDAY.

.TONIGHT...

TEMPERATURE.........MIN 35.
RH..................MAX 92 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
TEMP............52     49     44     41     39     37
RH..............54     61     70     76     79     82
EYE LEVEL WIND..NW 4   NW 1   NW 1   NW 2   NW 2   N 2
EYE LVL WND GST.                     5      5      5

.FRIDAY...

TEMPERATURE.........53 AT IGNITION...MAX 65.
RH..................63 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 38 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH EARLY IN
                    THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
TEMP............35        44        56        63
RH..............89        73        51        41
EYE LEVEL WIND..NE 2G5    SE 4G5    SE 5      S 6G10

$$
FORECASTER...SKOW
REQUESTED BY...JOHN PASA
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140418.RATHB.01/DMX





000
FNUS73 KDMX 171707
FWSDMX

SPOT FORECAST FOR CEDAR CREEK...IOWA DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1207 PM CDT THU APR 17 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1400 CDT ON APRIL 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE REQUIRED...
PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...
LOW STRATUS CLOUDS WILL RAPIDLY BURN OFF ACROSS THE AREA EARLY THIS
AFTERNOON AND NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL LESSEN AS A RIDGE OF HIGH
PRESSURE MOVES IN FROM THE WEST. NO PRECIPITATION IS FORECAST FOR
TODAY OR TONIGHT.


.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY IN THE EARLY AFTERNOON BECOMING
                    MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........51 AT IGNITION...MAX 52.
RH..................52 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 48 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3900 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (23200-30400 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 6 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9
                    MPH.

TIME (CDT)      3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........35  32  32
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............51  52  52
RH..............52  50  50
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD..6   6   6
20 FT WIND GUST.
EYE LVL WND DIR.NW  NW  NW
EYE LVL WND SPD.4   4   4
EYE LVL WND GST.
MIX HGT (KFT)...3.7 3.9 3.9
MIXNG WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW
MIXNG WIND SPD..9   8   7
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 34.
RH..................MAX 89 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3900 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1500 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 2 TO 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR IN THE EVENING (19000 KNOT-FT)
                    BECOMING POOR (500 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........30     24     18     11     14     29
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............52     50     44     39     37     35
RH..............48     56     68     79     82     85
20 FT WIND......NW 5   N 3    N 2    N 2    NE 2   NE 3
20 FT WIND GUST.       5                           5
EYE LEVEL WIND..NW 4   N 2    N 1    N 1    NE 1   NE 2
EYE LVL WND GST.       5                           5
MIX HGT (FT)....3900   2700   300    300    300    300
MIXNG WIND......NW 6   NW 5   NW 3   NW 2   NW 3   N 5
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5      5      5

$$
FORECASTER...SKOW
REQUESTED BY...JEFF TELLEEN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.CEDAR.01/DMX





000
FNUS73 KDMX 171612
FWSDMX

SPOT FORECAST FOR PLOVER...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
1112 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON APRIL 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE REQUIRED...
PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...
SKY CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE THROUGHOUT THE DAY AS THE STRATUS CLOUD
SHIELD MIXES OUT AND SHIFTS EAST. NORTHWESTERLY WINDS WILL LESSEN
THROUGHOUT THE DAY AS THE PRESSURE GRADIENT WEAKENS DUE TO AN AREA OF
HIGH PRESSURE SHIFTING EASTWARD ACROSS THE STATE. AS THE HIGH PASSES
THROUGH TONIGHT...WINDS WILL VEER TO THE SOUTH BY TOMORROW MORNING.
A FEW VERY LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS MAY GRAZE PARTS OF NORTHWEST IOWA AROUND
SUNRISE BUT THE CHANCES FOR PRECIPITATION ARE VERY LOW. WINDS WILL ALSO
INCREASE OUT OF THE SOUTH TO SOUTHEAST BY LATE FRIDAY MORNING WITH WARMER
AIR WORKING INTO THE STATE.


.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY TO MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE LATE MORNING...
                    BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........40 AT IGNITION...MAX 48.
RH..................59 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 45 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4500 FT AGL LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 9 TO 18 MPH DECREASING TO 7 TO 8 MPH
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (26600-43600 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTH AT 12 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    NORTH WINDS 8 TO 14 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........36  28  28  31  36
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............41  44  46  47  48
RH..............59  51  47  45  47
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   N   N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..12  10  10  9   8
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15      10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...3.6 3.9 4.2 4.5 4.2
MIXNG WIND DIR..N   N   NW  NW  NW
MIXNG WIND SPD..14  12  9   8   7
HAINES INDEX....4   4   4   4   4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 30.
RH..................MAX 96 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH IN THE EVENING AT 6 TO 8 MPH...
                    SWITCHING TO THE SOUTHEAST BY THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........39     35     30     29     33     49
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............48     43     37     34     33     31
RH..............46     57     74     82     85     88
20 FT WIND......N 8    NE 6   E 7    E 6    E 6    SE 7
20 FT WIND GUST.10

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 62.
RH..................MIN 39 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5300 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 5 TO 14 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH
                    AROUND 25 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR IN THE MORNING (1100 KNOT-FT)...INCREASING
                    TO EXCELLENT BY NOON (80100 KNOT-FT) AND
                    INCREASING FURTHER BY LATE AFTERNOON
                    (93100-113300 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 16 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTH 17 TO 18 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........56        67        54        41
WEATHER COV.....ISOLTD    ISOLTD
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR    RNSHWR    NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............30        39        52        61
RH..............96        76        52        40
20 FT WIND......SE 7      SE 10     SE 14G15  S 17G25
MIX HGT (FT)....300       1100      3600      5100
MIXNG WIND......E 5       SE 12     SE 16     S 21
HAINES INDEX....5         4         4         3

$$
FORECASTER...SKOW
REQUESTED BY...BLAKE KNISLEY
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.PLOVE.01/DMX





000
FNUS73 KDMX 171354
FWSDMX

SPOT FORECAST FOR DEPPE...IOWA DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
854 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1230 CDT ON APRIL 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE REQUIRED...
PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...
LOW STRATUS CLOUDS WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON
HOURS AND THE NORTHWEST WINDS WILL GRADUALLY LESSEN THROUGHOUT THE DAY
AS AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE APPROACHES FROM THE WEST. OTHERWISE...EXPECT
DRY CONDITIONS TODAY WITH SOME SUNSHINE EXPECTED BY THE LATE AFTERNOON.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........47 AT IGNITION...MAX 52.
RH..................62 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 48 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4100 FT AGL LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 13 TO 22 MPH DECREASING TO 8 TO 12
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (29100-37400 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 12 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 15
                    MPH.

TIME (CDT)      12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........65  61  54  50  48  44
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............44  47  48  50  51  51
RH..............62  58  56  50  48  48
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD..12  10  9   9   8   7
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  10  10  10
EYE LVL WND DIR.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
EYE LVL WND SPD.9   7   6   6   6   5
EYE LVL WND GST.15  15  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.9 3.3 3.6 3.8 4.1 4.0
MIXNG WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
MIXNG WIND SPD..13  12  10  10  9   8
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   4   4   4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (20-30 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 32.
RH..................MAX 92 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3800 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1400 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 5 TO 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (1000-25600 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........35     27     19     17     20     33
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............50     47     41     38     36     33
RH..............50     58     70     79     82     89
20 FT WIND......NW 7   N 5    NE 5   NE 5   NE 5   E 6
20 FT WIND GUST.
EYE LEVEL WIND..NW 5   N 4    NE 4   NE 4   NE 4   E 4
EYE LVL WND GST.
MIX HGT (FT)....3800   2600   300    300    300    300
MIXNG WIND......NW 8   NW 6   N 5    N 6    N 6    NE 7
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5      5      5

$$
FORECASTER...SKOW
REQUESTED BY...CASEY TRINE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.DEPPE.01/DMX





000
FNUS73 KDMX 171303
FWSDMX

SPOT FORECAST FOR BUDKE...IOWA DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
803 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1300 CDT ON APRIL 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE REQUIRED...
PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...
LOW STRATUS WILL STICK AROUND THROUGH MUCH OF THE MORNING HOURS
TODAY AND THE NORTHWEST WINDS ARE FORECAST TO WEAKEN BY AROUND
MIDDAY INTO THE EARLY AFTERNOON. OTHERWISE...DRY CONDITIONS
TODAY WITH SOME SUNSHINE EXPECTED BY THE LATE AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
MIN HUMIDITY........50 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 18 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4100 FT AGL LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 14 TO 23 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 13
                    MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO GOOD (32300-38000 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 18 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........49  46  44  42
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............46  47  49  49
RH..............55  53  50  50
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD..13  12  12  10
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  15
EYE LVL WND DIR.NW  NW  NW  NW
EYE LVL WND SPD.9   9   9   7
EYE LVL WND GST.15  15  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT)...3.4 3.7 4.1 4.1
MIXNG WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW
MIXNG WIND SPD..13  12  10  10
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
MAX HUMIDITY........92 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....EAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4100 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1500 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 5 TO 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1000-33700 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........37     36     37     24     25     39
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............49     46     39     36     34     31
RH..............50     55     76     82     85     88
20 FT WIND......N 9    N 7    N 6    NE 6   NE 6   E 5
20 FT WIND GUST.10
EYE LEVEL WIND..N 6    N 5    N 4    NE 4   NE 4   E 4
EYE LVL WND GST.10
MIX HGT (FT)....4100   2800   300    400    400    300
MIXNG WIND......NW 9   N 8    N 7    N 6    N 6    NE 5
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5      5      5

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 58.
MIN HUMIDITY........44 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 13 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4900 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 5 TO 13 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 16
                    MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1600-53900 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 13 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........49        46        49        44
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............30        40        52        57
RH..............92        70        52        45
20 FT WIND......E 5       E 8G10    SE 8G10   SE 10
EYE LEVEL WIND..E 4G5     E 6G10    SE 6G10   SE 7G10
MIX HGT (FT)....400       1800      3600      4600
MIXNG WIND......NE 5      E 5       SE 5      SE 10
HAINES INDEX....5         5         5         4

$$
FORECASTER...AWB/PODRAZIK
REQUESTED BY...JUSTIN CLARK
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.BUDKE.01/DMX





000
FNUS73 KDMX 171255
FWSDMX

SPOT FORECAST FOR DEVRIES...IOWA DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
755 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON APRIL 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE REQUIRED...
PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...
LOW STRATUS WILL STICK AROUND THROUGH MUCH OF THE MORNING HOURS
TODAY AND THE NORTHWEST WINDS ARE FORECAST TO WEAKEN BY AROUND
MIDDAY INTO THE EARLY AFTERNOON. OTHERWISE...DRY CONDITIONS
TODAY WITH SOME SUNSHINE EXPECTED BY THE LATE AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
MIN HUMIDITY........50 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 18 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4100 FT AGL LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 14 TO 23 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 13
                    MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO GOOD (33000-38500 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 18 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........50  49  46  44  42
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............44  46  47  49  49
RH..............60  55  53  50  50
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD..13  13  12  12  10
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  15  15
EYE LVL WND DIR.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
EYE LVL WND SPD.9   9   9   9   7
EYE LVL WND GST.15  15  15  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT)...3.1 3.4 3.7 4.1 4.1
MIXNG WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
MIXNG WIND SPD..14  13  12  10  10
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
MAX HUMIDITY........92 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....EAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4100 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1500 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 5 TO 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1000-33700 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........37     35     36     25     26     39
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............49     46     39     36     34     31
RH..............50     55     76     82     85     88
20 FT WIND......N 9    N 7    N 6    NE 6   NE 6   E 5
20 FT WIND GUST.10
EYE LEVEL WIND..N 6    N 5    N 4    NE 4   NE 4   E 4
EYE LVL WND GST.10
MIX HGT (FT)....4100   2800   300    400    400    300
MIXNG WIND......NW 9   N 8    N 7    N 6    N 6    NE 5
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5      5      5

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
MIN HUMIDITY........42 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 13 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4900 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 5 TO 13 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 16
                    MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1600-53900 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 13 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........48        46        49        44
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............30        41        52        58
RH..............92        67        52        44
20 FT WIND......E 5       E 8G10    SE 9G10   SE 10
EYE LEVEL WIND..E 4G5     E 6G10    SE 6G10   SE 7G10
MIX HGT (FT)....400       1900      3700      4700
MIXNG WIND......NE 5      E 5       SE 5      SE 10
HAINES INDEX....5         5         5         4

$$
FORECASTER...AWB/PODRAZIK
REQUESTED BY...JUSTIN CLARK
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.DEVRI.01/DMX





000
FNUS73 KDMX 171247
FWSDMX

SPOT FORECAST FOR BOYLAN CREEK...IOWA DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
747 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0955 CDT ON APRIL 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE REQUIRED...
PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...
LOW STRATUS WILL STICK AROUND THROUGH MUCH OF THE MORNING HOURS
TODAY AND THE NORTHWEST WINDS ARE FORECAST TO WEAKEN BY AROUND
MIDDAY INTO THE EARLY AFTERNOON. OTHERWISE...DRY CONDITIONS
TODAY WITH SOME SUNSHINE EXPECTED BY THE LATE AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
MIN HUMIDITY........50 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 18 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4000 FT AGL LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 14 TO 23 MPH DECREASING TO 10 TO 13
                    MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO GOOD (33100-38300 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 18 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........74  68  56  50  49  46  44  42
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............35  38  41  44  46  47  49  49
RH..............75  70  65  60  55  53  50  50
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD..16  15  14  13  13  12  12  10
20 FT WIND GUST.25  20  20  15  15  15  15  15
EYE LVL WND DIR.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
EYE LVL WND SPD.11  11  10  9   9   9   9   7
EYE LVL WND GST.25  20  20  15  15  15  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.1 2.5 2.8 3.1 3.4 3.7 4.0 4.0
MIXNG WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
MIXNG WIND SPD..20  17  16  14  13  12  10  10
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
MAX HUMIDITY........92 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1500 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 5 TO 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1000-33300 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........38     36     36     25     26     39
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............49     46     39     36     34     31
RH..............50     55     76     82     82     88
20 FT WIND......N 10   N 7    N 6    NE 6   NE 6   E 5
20 FT WIND GUST.
EYE LEVEL WIND..N 7    N 5    N 4    NE 4   NE 4   E 4
EYE LVL WND GST.
MIX HGT (FT)....4000   2800   300    400    400    300
MIXNG WIND......NW 9   N 8    N 7    N 6    N 6    NE 5
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5      5      5

$$
FORECASTER...AWB/PODRAZIK
REQUESTED BY...JUSTIN CLARK
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.BOYLA.01/DMX





000
FNUS73 KDMX 171245
FWSDMX

SPOT FORECAST FOR BLACKMUN PRAIRIE...IOWA DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
745 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON APRIL 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE REQUIRED...
PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...
LOW STRATUS WILL STICK AROUND THROUGH MUCH OF THE MORNING HOURS
TODAY AND THE NORTHWEST WINDS ARE FORECAST TO WEAKEN BY AROUND
MIDDAY INTO THE EARLY AFTERNOON. OTHERWISE...DRY CONDITIONS
TODAY WITH SOME SUNSHINE EXPECTED BY THE LATE AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
MIN HUMIDITY........50 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 21 MPH DECREASING TO 9 TO
                    10 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3900 FT AGL LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 14 TO 23 MPH DECREASING TO 9 TO 12
                    MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO GOOD (30800-38600 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 21 MPH DECREASING TO 9 TO
                    10 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........56  50  49  46  44  41
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............42  45  46  48  49  49
RH..............62  58  58  54  52  52
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD..14  13  12  12  10  9
20 FT WIND GUST.20  15  15  15  15  10
EYE LVL WND DIR.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
EYE LVL WND SPD.10  9   9   9   7   6
EYE LVL WND GST.20  15  15  15  15  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.9 3.1 3.4 3.7 3.9 3.9
MIXNG WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
MIXNG WIND SPD..15  14  12  10  9   9
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   5   5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
MAX HUMIDITY........96 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....EAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3900 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1500 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 5 TO 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1200-31500 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........36     34     38     24     24     40
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............49     45     39     36     34     32
RH..............50     58     73     82     85     85
20 FT WIND......N 9    N 7    NE 6   NE 5   NE 5   E 5
20 FT WIND GUST.10
EYE LEVEL WIND..N 6    N 5    NE 4   NE 4   NE 4   E 4
EYE LVL WND GST.10
MIX HGT (FT)....3900   2700   300    300    300    300
MIXNG WIND......NW 9   N 8    N 6    N 6    N 6    NE 5
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5      5      5

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 13 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4800 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 6 TO 14 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 17
                    MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO EXCELLENT (1600-65900 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 13 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........48        46        45        41
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............30        40        52        58
RH..............96        73        52        42
20 FT WIND......E 5       E 8G10    SE 9G10   SE 12
EYE LEVEL WIND..E 4G5     E 6G10    SE 6G10   SE 9G10
MIX HGT (FT)....400       1500      3300      4500
MIXNG WIND......NE 6      E 6       SE 6      SE 12
HAINES INDEX....5         5         5         4

$$
FORECASTER...AWB
REQUESTED BY...JUSTIN CLARK
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.BLACK.01/DMX





000
FNUS73 KDMX 171209
FWSDMX

SPOT FORECAST FOR HARRIER MARSH...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
709 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON APRIL 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE
REQUIRED...PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR
EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...
LOW STRATUS WILL STICK AROUND THROUGH MUCH OF THE MORNING HOURS
TODAY AND THE NORTHWEST WINDS ARE FORECAST TO WEAKEN BY AROUND
MIDDAY INTO THE EARLY AFTERNOON. OTHERWISE...DRY CONDITIONS
TODAY WITH SOME SUNSHINE EXPECTED BY THE LATE AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........39 AT IGNITION...MAX 50.
RH..................64 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 48 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3800 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 12 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO 8 TO 10
                    MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (24700-35300 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 13 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 14
                    MPH.

TIME (CDT)      11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........67  54  47  45  42  41  39
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............39  42  45  46  48  49  49
RH..............64  60  55  53  49  48  48
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  N
20 FT WIND SPD..13  12  10  9   9   8   7
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.6 2.9 3.1 3.4 3.6 3.8 3.8
MIXNG WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
MIXNG WIND SPD..16  14  12  10  9   8   8
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   5   5   5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (20-30 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 32.
RH..................MAX 92 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 6 TO 7 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........35     31     25     18     20     34
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............49     47     41     37     36     34
RH..............48     56     67     79     82     85
20 FT WIND......N 7    N 6    NE 6   E 6    E 6    E 6
20 FT WIND GUST.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 62.
RH..................MIN 39 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4700 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 6 TO 14 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 16
                    TO 22 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO EXCELLENT (1600-63100 KNOT-FT)
                    INCREASING TO EXCELLENT TO EXCELLENT
                    (65700-80600 KNOT-FT) LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 15 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........36        43        36        33
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............32        41        55        61
RH..............92        73        51        41
20 FT WIND......E 6       SE 9G10   SE 12     S 14G15
MIX HGT (FT)....300       1300      3700      4700
MIXNG WIND......E 6       SE 9      SE 13     S 17
HAINES INDEX....5         5         5         4

$$
FORECASTER...PODRAZIK
REQUESTED BY...BLAKE  KNISLEY
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.HARRI.01/DMX





000
FNUS73 KDMX 170908
FWSDMX

SPOT FORECAST FOR BLAKE KNISLEY...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
408 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON APRIL 17. IF
CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE
REQUIRED...PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR
EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...
LOW STRATUS WILL STICK AROUND THROUGH MUCH OF THE MORNING HOURS
TODAY AND THE NORTHWEST WINDS ARE FORECAST TO WEAKEN DURING THE
AFTERNOON. OTHERWISE...DRY CONDITIONS TODAY WITH SOME SUNSHINE
EXPECTED BY THE AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........34 AT IGNITION...MAX 46.
RH..................72 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 49 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3800 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 12 TO 21 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 10
                    MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO GOOD (33200-42700 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 15 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 18
                    MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........77  70  55  47  46  44  43  42
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............34  36  39  41  42  44  45  45
RH..............72  69  62  59  57  51  49  55
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  N
20 FT WIND SPD..15  15  14  14  13  13  12  10
20 FT WIND GUST.20  20  20  20  15  15  15  15
EYE LVL WND DIR.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  N
EYE LVL WND SPD.11  11  10  10  9   9   9   7
EYE LVL WND GST.20  20  20  20  15  15  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.3 2.5 2.8 3.0 3.3 3.6 3.8 3.8
MIXNG WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  N   NW  NW  NW  NW
MIXNG WIND SPD..20  18  17  16  14  12  10  10
HAINES INDEX....4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 30.
RH..................MAX 92 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........41     39     35     31     36     52
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............44     42     36     33     33     32
RH..............57     62     79     85     85     85
20 FT WIND......N 10   N 7    NE 6   E 6    E 6    E 7
20 FT WIND GUST.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 58.
RH..................MIN 44 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4900 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 7 TO 16 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 18
                    TO 24 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO EXCELLENT (1400-61400 KNOT-FT)
                    INCREASING TO EXCELLENT TO EXCELLENT
                    (72800-88000 KNOT-FT) LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 16 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........58        64        63        52
WEATHER COV.....          ISOLTD
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      RNSHWR    NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............30        37        50        57
RH..............92        79        56        45
20 FT WIND......SE 7      SE 10     SE 13G15  SE 15G20
MIX HGT (FT)....300       1200      3400      4700
MIXNG WIND......E 7       SE 9      SE 13     SE 18
HAINES INDEX....4         4         5         4

$$
FORECASTER...PODRAZIK
REQUESTED BY...BLAKE  KNISLEY
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.BLAKE.01/DMX





000
FNUS73 KDMX 170905
FWSDMX

SPOT FORECAST FOR RICHARDSON...IOWA DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
405 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON APRIL 17. IF
CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE
REQUIRED...PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR
EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...
LOW STRATUS WILL STICK AROUND THROUGH MUCH OF THE MORNING HOURS
TODAY AND THE NORTH WINDS ARE FORECAST TO WEAKEN BY AROUND
MIDDAY INTO THE EARLY AFTERNOON. OTHERWISE...DRY CONDITIONS
TODAY WITH SOME SUNSHINE EXPECTED BY THE LATE AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........42 AT IGNITION...MAX 53.
RH..................60 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 44 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTH WINDS 5 TO 13 MPH UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4000 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 9 TO 18 MPH DECREASING TO 3 TO 8 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO FAIR (13600-29300 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTH AT 9 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    NORTH WINDS 5 TO 13 MPH UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON
                    BECOMING LIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........72  69  68  64  57  53  44
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............42  45  48  49  51  52  52
RH..............60  53  49  48  46  44  44
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   N   N   N   N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..9   8   7   6   5   3   3
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10              5   5
EYE LVL WND DIR.N   N   N   N   N   N   N
EYE LVL WND SPD.6   6   5   4   4   2   2
EYE LVL WND GST.10  10              5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.8 3.2 3.6 3.7 3.8 4.0 4.0
MIXNG WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
MIXNG WIND SPD..10  10  9   8   6   5   3
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   5   5   5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 34.
RH..................MAX 89 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1500 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 2 TO 3 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO POOR (500-12600 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........27     16     10     9      13     25
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............52     48     42     38     37     35
RH..............46     58     70     79     79     82
20 FT WIND......E 3    E 3    SE 3   SE 3   SE 3   E 3
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5      5      5      5      5
EYE LEVEL WIND..E 2    E 2    SE 2   SE 2   SE 2   E 2
EYE LVL WND GST.5      5      5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)....4000   2700   300    300    300    300
MIXNG WIND......NW 3   N 3    E 2    E 2    E 2    NE 2
HAINES INDEX....4      4      5      5      5      5

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 65.
RH..................MIN 40 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 12 MPH EARLY IN
                    THE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5200 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 2 TO 9 MPH INCREASING TO 12 TO 18 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (600-53300 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT TO EXCELLENT (62600-76700 KNOT-FT)
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 12 MPH EARLY IN
                    THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........23        18        21        21
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............34        44        58        64
RH..............89        70        49        41
20 FT WIND......SE 3G5    SE 7      S 9G10    S 10
EYE LEVEL WIND..SE 2G5    SE 5      S 6G10    S 7G10
MIX HGT (FT)....300       1900      3600      4800
MIXNG WIND......E 2       SE 7      S 12      S 15
HAINES INDEX....5         5         5         5

$$
FORECASTER...PODRAZIK
REQUESTED BY...NATURAL RESOURCE TECH 2
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.RICHA.01/DMX





000
FNUS73 KDMX 170903
FWSDMX

SPOT FORECAST FOR N  MIDDLE UNIT...USFWS NEAL SMITH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
403 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON APRIL 17. IF
CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE
REQUIRED...PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR
EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...
LOW STRATUS WILL STICK AROUND THROUGH MUCH OF THE MORNING HOURS
TODAY AND THE NORTHWEST WINDS ARE FORECAST TO WEAKEN BY AROUND
MIDDAY INTO THE EARLY AFTERNOON. OTHERWISE...DRY CONDITIONS
TODAY WITH SOME SUNSHINE EXPECTED BY THE LATE AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........39 AT IGNITION...MAX 54.
RH..................67 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 43 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4200 FT AGL LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 13 TO 22 MPH DECREASING TO 8 TO 12
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (27700-37200 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 14 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 15
                    MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........74  69  61  57  54  50  48  43
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............39  42  45  48  50  51  53  53
RH..............67  62  58  54  50  48  44  44
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD..14  13  12  10  9   9   8   7
20 FT WIND GUST.20  15  15  15  10  10  10
EYE LVL WND DIR.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
EYE LVL WND SPD.10  9   9   7   6   6   6   5
EYE LVL WND GST.20  15  15  15  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.1 2.5 3.0 3.4 3.6 3.9 4.2 4.2
MIXNG WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
MIXNG WIND SPD..15  14  13  12  10  10  9   8
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (20-30 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 33.
RH..................MAX 89 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING EAST AROUND 5
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4200 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1600 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 3 TO 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (800-28100 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING EAST AROUND 5
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........34     27     19     14     17     32
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............53     51     45     40     37     35
RH..............43     50     60     73     79     82
20 FT WIND......N 6    N 3    N 3    NE 5   NE 5   E 5
20 FT WIND GUST.       5      5
EYE LEVEL WIND..N 4    N 2    N 2    NE 4   NE 4   E 4
EYE LVL WND GST.       5      5
MIX HGT (FT)....4200   2900   300    300    300    300
MIXNG WIND......NW 8   NW 6   N 3    N 3    NE 5   NE 6
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5      5      5

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 63.
RH..................MIN 38 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 12 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 5 TO 13 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 17 MPH
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1500-43200 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO
                    GOOD TO EXCELLENT (53600-71600 KNOT-FT) LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 12 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........37        37        32        30
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............33        43        56        62
RH..............89        70        49        39
20 FT WIND......E 5       SE 6      SE 8G10   S 12
EYE LEVEL WIND..E 4G5     SE 4G5    SE 6G10   S 9G10
MIX HGT (FT)....300       1400      3500      4800
MIXNG WIND......NE 7      E 5       SE 7      S 13
HAINES INDEX....5         5         5         5

$$
FORECASTER...PODRAZIK
REQUESTED BY...JIM KRIZMAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.NMIDD.01/DMX





000
FNUS73 KDMX 170858
FWSDMX

SPOT FORECAST FOR NE ENTRY...USFWS NEAL SMITH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
358 AM CDT THU APR 17 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON APRIL 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE
REQUIRED...PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR
EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...
LOW STRATUS WILL STICK AROUND THROUGH MUCH OF THE MORNING HOURS
TODAY AND THE NORTHWEST WINDS ARE FORECAST TO WEAKEN BY AROUND
MIDDAY INTO THE EARLY AFTERNOON. OTHERWISE...DRY CONDITIONS
TODAY WITH SOME SUNSHINE EXPECTED BY THE LATE AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........39 AT IGNITION...MAX 54.
RH..................67 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 44 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4100 FT AGL LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 13 TO 22 MPH DECREASING TO 8 TO 12
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (27500-37200 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 14 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 15
                    MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........74  69  61  57  54  50  48  43
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............39  42  45  48  50  51  53  53
RH..............67  62  58  54  50  48  44  44
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD..14  13  12  10  9   9   8   7
20 FT WIND GUST.20  15  15  15  10  10  10
EYE LVL WND DIR.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
EYE LVL WND SPD.10  9   9   7   6   6   6   5
EYE LVL WND GST.20  15  15  15  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.1 2.5 2.9 3.3 3.6 3.9 4.1 4.1
MIXNG WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
MIXNG WIND SPD..15  14  13  12  10  10  9   8
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (20-30 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 33.
RH..................MAX 89 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING EAST AROUND 5
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4100 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1500 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 3 TO 8 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (800-28100 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING EAST AROUND 5
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........34     27     20     14     17     32
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............53     51     45     40     37     35
RH..............44     50     60     73     79     82
20 FT WIND......N 6    N 3    N 3    NE 5   NE 5   E 5
20 FT WIND GUST.       5      5
EYE LEVEL WIND..N 4    N 2    N 2    NE 4   NE 4   E 4
EYE LVL WND GST.       5      5
MIX HGT (FT)....4100   2800   300    300    300    300
MIXNG WIND......NW 8   NW 6   N 3    N 3    NE 5   NE 6
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5      5      5

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 63.
RH..................MIN 38 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 12 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 5 TO 13 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO 17 MPH
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1500-43200 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO
                    GOOD TO EXCELLENT (53100-71600 KNOT-FT) LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 12 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........37        38        33        30
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............33        43        56        62
RH..............89        70        49        39
20 FT WIND......E 5       SE 7      SE 9G10   S 12
EYE LEVEL WIND..E 4G5     SE 5      SE 6G10   S 9G10
MIX HGT (FT)....300       1400      3500      4700
MIXNG WIND......NE 7      E 5       SE 7      S 13
HAINES INDEX....5         5         5         5

$$
FORECASTER...PODRAZIK
REQUESTED BY...JIM KRIZMAN FMS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.NEENT.01/DMX





000
FNUS73 KDMX 162228
FWSDMX

SPOT FORECAST FOR N  MIDDLE UNIT...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
528 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON APRIL 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE REQUIRED...
PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...

NORTHWEST WINDS OF AROUND 15 MPH WITH INTERMITTENT GUSTS ARE
FORECAST THURSDAY MORNING...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 10 MPH BY
THE AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL DECREASE AFTER SUNRISE
THURSDAY...BOTTOMING OUT IN THE 30S AND 40S IN THE AFTERNOON.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 13 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4200 FT AGL LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 12 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 10
                    MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO GOOD (32100-39400 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 13 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........50  42  35  31  31  30  29  28
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............40  42  45  48  51  53  54  54
RH..............64  62  55  51  46  41  40  40
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD..12  10  10  9   8   8   7   6
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  10  10  10
EYE LVL WND DIR.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
EYE LVL WND SPD.9   7   7   6   6   6   5   4
EYE LVL WND GST.15  15  15  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.6 2.9 3.1 3.4 3.6 3.9 4.2 4.2
MIXNG WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
MIXNG WIND SPD..17  16  14  13  12  10  10  10
HAINES INDEX....4   4   5   5   5   5   5   5

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (20-30 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 33.
MAX HUMIDITY........89 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
                    5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4200 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1800 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 6 TO 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1300-35200 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
                    5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........27     25     23     20     21     30
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............53     50     45     41     38     35
RH..............43     48     60     70     76     82
20 FT WIND......N 6    N 3    N 3    NE 5   NE 5   NE 5
20 FT WIND GUST.       5      5
EYE LEVEL WIND..N 4    N 2    N 2    NE 4   NE 4   NE 4
EYE LVL WND GST.       5      5
MIX HGT (FT)....4200   3000   600    400    300    300
MIXNG WIND......NW 9   N 8    N 6    NE 7   NE 7   NE 6
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5      5      5

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 61.
MIN HUMIDITY........41 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5100 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 6 TO 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2200-57800 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........39        43        46        42
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............33        43        54        59
RH..............89        67        50        42
20 FT WIND......E 5       E 6       SE 8G10   SE 9G10
EYE LEVEL WIND..E 4G5     E 4G5     SE 6G10   SE 6G10
MIX HGT (FT)....500       2000      3700      4800
MIXNG WIND......E 6       E 7       SE 7      S 9
HAINES INDEX....5         4         4         4

$$
FORECASTER...BEERENDS
REQUESTED BY...JIM KRIZMAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.NMIDD.01/DMX





000
FNUS73 KDMX 162227
FWSDMX

SPOT FORECAST FOR NE ENTRY...U.S. FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
527 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON APRIL 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE REQUIRED...
PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...

NORTHWEST WINDS OF AROUND 15 MPH WITH INTERMITTENT GUSTS ARE
FORECAST THURSDAY MORNING...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 10 MPH BY
THE AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL DECREASE AFTER SUNRISE
THURSDAY...BOTTOMING OUT IN THE 30S AND 40S IN THE AFTERNOON.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
MIN HUMIDITY........41 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 13 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4100 FT AGL LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 12 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 10
                    MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO GOOD (31900-39400 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 13 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........50  42  35  31  31  30  29  28
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............40  42  45  48  51  53  54  54
RH..............66  62  55  51  47  42  41  42
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD..12  10  10  9   8   8   7   6
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  10  10  10
EYE LVL WND DIR.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
EYE LVL WND SPD.9   7   7   6   6   6   5   4
EYE LVL WND GST.15  15  15  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.5 2.8 3.1 3.3 3.6 3.8 4.1 4.1
MIXNG WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
MIXNG WIND SPD..17  16  14  13  12  10  10  10
HAINES INDEX....4   4   5   5   5   5   5   5

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (20-30 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 33.
MAX HUMIDITY........89 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4100 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1700 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 6 TO 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1300-35200 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........27     25     23     20     21     30
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............53     50     45     41     38     35
RH..............44     50     61     72     79     84
20 FT WIND......N 6    N 5    N 5    NE 5   NE 5   NE 5
20 FT WIND GUST.
EYE LEVEL WIND..N 4    N 4    N 4    NE 4   NE 4   NE 4
EYE LVL WND GST.
MIX HGT (FT)....4100   2900   500    400    300    300
MIXNG WIND......NW 9   N 8    N 6    NE 7   NE 7   NE 6
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5      5      5

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 61.
MIN HUMIDITY........42 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4900 FT AGL LATE IN
                    THE MORNING.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 6 TO 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2100-57800 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........39        43        46        42
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............33        43        54        59
RH..............89        69        50        43
20 FT WIND......NE 5      E 6       SE 8G10   SE 9G10
EYE LEVEL WIND..NE 4G5    E 4G5     SE 6G10   SE 6G10
MIX HGT (FT)....400       1700      3600      4700
MIXNG WIND......E 6       E 7       SE 7      S 9
HAINES INDEX....5         4         4         4

$$
FORECASTER...BEERENDS
REQUESTED BY...JIM KRIZMAN FMS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.NEENT.01/DMX





000
FNUS73 KDMX 162147
FWSDMX

SPOT FORECAST FOR N  MIDDLE UNIT...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
447 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON APRIL 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE REQUIRED...
PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...
NORTHWEST WINDS OF AROUND 15 MPH WITH INTERMITTENT GUSTS ARE
FORECAST THURSDAY MORNING...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 10 MPH BY
THE AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL DECREASE AFTER SUNRISE
THURSDAY...BOTTOMING OUT IN THE 30S AND 40S IN THE AFTERNOON.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (20-30 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 33.
MAX HUMIDITY........89 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
                    5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4200 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1800 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 6 TO 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1300-35200 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
                    5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........27     25     23     20     21     30
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............53     50     45     41     38     35
RH..............43     48     60     70     76     82
20 FT WIND......N 6    N 3    N 3    NE 5   NE 5   NE 5
20 FT WIND GUST.       5      5
EYE LEVEL WIND..N 4    N 2    N 2    NE 4   NE 4   NE 4
EYE LVL WND GST.       5      5
MIX HGT (FT)....4200   3000   600    400    300    300
MIXNG WIND......NW 9   N 8    N 6    NE 7   NE 7   NE 6
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5      5      5

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 61.
MIN HUMIDITY........41 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5100 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 6 TO 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2200-57800 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........39        43        46        42
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............33        43        54        59
RH..............89        67        50        42
20 FT WIND......E 5       E 6       SE 8G10   SE 9G10
EYE LEVEL WIND..E 4G5     E 4G5     SE 6G10   SE 6G10
MIX HGT (FT)....500       2000      3700      4800
MIXNG WIND......E 6       E 7       SE 7      S 9
HAINES INDEX....5         4         4         4

$$
FORECASTER...BEERENDS
REQUESTED BY...JIM KRIZMAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.NMIDD.01/DMX





000
FNUS73 KDMX 162129
FWSDMX

SPOT FORECAST FOR N  MIDDLE UNIT...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
429 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON APRIL 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE REQUIRED...
PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...

NORTHWEST WINDS OF AROUND 15 MPH WITH INTERMITTENT GUSTS ARE
FORECAST THURSDAY MORNING...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 10 MPH BY
THE AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL DECREASE AFTER SUNRISE
THURSDAY...BOTTOMING OUT IN THE 30S AND 40S IN THE AFTERNOON.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (20-30 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 33.
RH..................MAX 89 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
                    5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4200 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1800 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 6 TO 9 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1300-35200 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND
                    5 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........27     25     23     20     21     30
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............53     50     45     41     38     35
RH..............43     48     60     70     76     82
20 FT WIND......N 6    N 3    N 3    NE 5   NE 5   NE 5
20 FT WIND GUST.       5      5
EYE LEVEL WIND..N 4    N 2    N 2    NE 4   NE 4   NE 4
EYE LVL WND GST.       5      5
MIX HGT (FT)....4200   3000   600    400    300    300
MIXNG WIND......NW 9   N 8    N 6    NE 7   NE 7   NE 6
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5      5      5

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 61.
RH..................MIN 41 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5100 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 6 TO 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (2200-57800 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........39        43        46        42
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............33        43        54        59
RH..............89        67        50        42
20 FT WIND......E 5       E 6       SE 8G10   SE 9G10
EYE LEVEL WIND..E 4G5     E 4G5     SE 6G10   SE 6G10
MIX HGT (FT)....500       2000      3700      4800
MIXNG WIND......E 6       E 7       SE 7      S 9
HAINES INDEX....5         4         4         4

$$
FORECASTER...LEE
REQUESTED BY...JIM KRIZMAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.NMIDD.01/DMX





000
FNUS73 KDMX 162109
FWSDMX

SPOT FORECAST FOR RICHARDSON...IOWA DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
409 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON APRIL 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE REQUIRED...
PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CDT THIS EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...

NORTHWEST WINDS OF AROUND 15 MPH WITH INTERMITTENT GUSTS ARE
FORECAST THURSDAY MORNING...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 10 MPH BY
THE AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL DECREASE AFTER SUNRISE
THURSDAY...BOTTOMING OUT IN THE 30S AND 40S IN THE AFTERNOON.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........39 AT IGNITION...MAX 55.
RH..................64 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 40 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4800 FT AGL EARLY IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 12 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO 6 TO 10
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (22300-31700 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 9 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........53  47  42  39  38  36  34  31
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............39  42  46  49  52  53  54  55
RH..............64  60  53  50  44  41  40  40
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  N   N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..9   8   8   7   6   6   5   5
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10
EYE LVL WND DIR.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  N   N   N
EYE LVL WND SPD.6   6   6   5   4   4   4   4
EYE LVL WND GST.10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.4 2.8 3.2 3.5 3.9 4.3 4.7 4.8
MIXNG WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
MIXNG WIND SPD..14  13  12  10  9   7   6   6
HAINES INDEX....4   4   5   5   5   5   5   4

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (20-30 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 33.
RH..................MAX 89 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4800 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1800 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHEAST 5 TO 6 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (1000-23800 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........29     27     23     18     19     26
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............55     51     45     40     38     36
RH..............40     48     60     70     73     75
20 FT WIND......E 5    E 5    E 3    SE 3   SE 3   E 3
20 FT WIND GUST.              5      5      5      5
EYE LEVEL WIND..E 4    E 4    E 2    SE 2   SE 2   E 2
EYE LVL WND GST.              5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)....4800   3300   300    300    300    300
MIXNG WIND......NW 6   N 6    NE 6   NE 5   NE 5   NE 5
HAINES INDEX....4      3      3      4      4      5

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 64.
RH..................MIN 40 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 12 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6400 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 6 TO 15 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 18 MPH
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (1100-54900 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO
                    EXCELLENT TO EXCELLENT (68100-92700 KNOT-FT)
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 12 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........32        36        39        34
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............33        45        59        63
RH..............89        62        45        41
20 FT WIND......E 3G5     SE 7      SE 9G10   S 12G15
EYE LEVEL WIND..E 2G5     SE 5      SE 6G10   S 9G15
MIX HGT (FT)....300       1900      4700      6200
MIXNG WIND......NE 6      SE 7      SE 8      S 13
HAINES INDEX....5         4         4         3

$$
FORECASTER...LEE
REQUESTED BY...NATURAL RESOURCE TECH 2
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.RICHA.01/DMX





000
FNUS73 KDMX 162108
FWSDMX

SPOT FORECAST FOR BLAKE KNISLEY...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
408 PM CDT WED APR 16 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON APRIL 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE REQUIRED...
PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...

NORTHWEST WINDS OF AROUND 15 MPH WITH INTERMITTENT GUSTS ARE
FORECAST THURSDAY MORNING...DIMINISHING TO AROUND 10 MPH BY
THE AFTERNOON. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL DECREASE AFTER SUNRISE
THURSDAY...BOTTOMING OUT IN THE 30S AND 40S IN THE AFTERNOON.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........34 AT IGNITION...MAX 47.
RH..................69 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 47 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4600 FT AGL LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 14 TO 23 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH
                    AROUND 13 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD TO GOOD (41500-55100 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 14 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE NORTH WINDS 10 TO 17 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........53  44  36  32  31  30  29  28
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............34  37  40  43  45  46  47  47
RH..............69  64  59  55  51  49  47  49
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  N   N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..14  14  13  13  13  12  12  10
20 FT WIND GUST.20  20  15  15  15  15  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.7 3.0 3.4 3.8 4.1 4.3 4.6 4.3
MIXNG WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  N
MIXNG WIND SPD..18  17  17  16  15  15  14  13
HAINES INDEX....4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 30.
RH..................MAX 96 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........27     26     26     26     30     46
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............46     42     37     33     32     30
RH..............51     62     75     89     88     92
20 FT WIND......N 10   N 8    N 6    NE 6   NE 6   E 5
20 FT WIND GUST.15     10

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (55-65 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 55.
RH..................MIN 48 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4000 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 8 TO 17 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 21 MPH
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO EXCELLENT (5400-70600 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 13 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........62        67        68        60
WEATHER COV.....          S CHC     S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      RAIN      RAIN      NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............30        37        49        53
RH..............96        75        54        48
20 FT WIND......E 5       SE 8G10   SE 10G15  SE 13G15
MIX HGT (FT)....800       1500      3200      4000
MIXNG WIND......E 8       SE 10     SE 12     S 15
HAINES INDEX....4         4         4         4

$$
FORECASTER...LEE
REQUESTED BY...BLAKE  KNISLEY
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.BLAKE.01/DMX





000
FNUS73 KDMX 151357
FWSDMX

SPOT FORECAST FOR BIG CREEK WMA...IOWA DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
857 AM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON APRIL 15.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE REQUIRED...
PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...
LIGHT NORTHWEST WINDS WILL BEGIN TO BECOME MORE WESTERLY AROUND NOON
THEN BECOME MORE SOUTHERLY IN THE AFTERNOON. THERE MAY BE A PERIOD OF
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS DURING THE TRANSITION AS HIGH PRESSURE MOVES
ACROSS CENTRAL IOWA. LOW DEWPOINTS TODAY WILL ALLOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY
VALUES TO DROP TO NEAR 45 PERCENT AT IGNITION TIME.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (60-70 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5800 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 6 TO 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO EXCELLENT (5300-62600 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........21  24  29  32  36
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............40  43  45  47  47
RH..............41  38  36  35  37
20 FT WIND DIR..W   W   SW  SW  S
20 FT WIND SPD..6   7   7   8   8
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10  10
EYE LVL WND DIR.W   W   SW  SW  S
EYE LVL WND SPD.4   5   5   6   6
EYE LVL WND GST.10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...5.4 5.5 5.7 5.8 5.4
MIXNG WIND DIR..NW  W   SW  S   S
MIXNG WIND SPD..6   6   6   7   8
HAINES INDEX....3   4   4   5   4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 36.
MAX HUMIDITY........72 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 18 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 2100 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHEAST 10 TO 18 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH
                    AROUND 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (10200-46600 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 9 TO 18 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........44     46     41     52     58     67
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............47     44     40     39     38     37
RH..............40     47     57     59     64     70
20 FT WIND......S 9    S 10   SE 12  SE 15  S 17   S 18
20 FT WIND GUST.15                   20     25     25
EYE LEVEL WIND..S 6    S 7    SE 9   SE 11  S 12   S 13
EYE LVL WND GST.15                   20     25     25
MIX HGT (FT)....5000   3400   900    800    800    700
MIXNG WIND......S 10   SE 13  SE 14  SE 17  S 20   S 20
HAINES INDEX....4      3      3      4      4      4

$$
FORECASTER...DONAVON
REQUESTED BY...SAYLORVILLE UNIT
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140415.BIGCR.01/DMX





000
FNUS73 KDMX 151205
FWSDMX

SPOT FORECAST FOR RATHBUN...US COE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
705 AM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON APRIL 15.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE REQUIRED...
PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...
A DEPARTING HIGH TO THE EAST AND AN INCOMING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM FROM THE
NORTHWEST WILL PRODUCE A WIND SHIFT TO THE WEST THIS MORNING THEN TO THE
SOUTH BY MID TO LATE AFTERNOON.  WINDS WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE IN THE
AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
MIN HUMIDITY........34 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 8 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6900 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 8 TO 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (2300-23500 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO
                    GOOD TO EXCELLENT (51700-89200 KNOT-FT) IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 8 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........10  14  16  18  21  22  25
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............37  40  42  45  47  48  48
RH..............48  44  41  36  35  34  37
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  W   W   W   W   SW
20 FT WIND SPD..7   7   6   6   7   8   8
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10  10  10  10
EYE LVL WND DIR.NW  NW  W   W   W   W   SW
EYE LVL WND SPD.5   5   4   4   5   6   6
EYE LVL WND GST.10  10  10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...6.1 6.2 6.3 6.5 6.7 6.9 6.4
MIXNG WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  W   W   W   W
MIXNG WIND SPD..16  15  13  12  10  9   9
HAINES INDEX....2   3   3   3   3   3   3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT).
MAX HUMIDITY........69 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 17 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 18
                    MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........30     31     25     39     42     39
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
RH..............40     47     50     57     59     64
EYE LEVEL WIND..S 6    S 6    SE 6   S 9    S 11   S 12
EYE LVL WND GST.10     10     10     15     20     25

$$
FORECASTER...BOKSA
REQUESTED BY...JOHN PASA
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140415.RATHB.01/DMX





000
FNUS73 KDMX 150955
FWSDMX

SPOT FORECAST FOR MALLARD...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DES MOINES IA
455 AM CDT TUE APR 15 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON APRIL 15.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

AN INITIAL OBSERVATION AT IGNITION AND A MID BURN OBSERVATION ARE REQUIRED...
PLEASE RELAY THEM TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FOR EACH PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...
A DEPARTING HIGH TO THE EAST AND AN INCOMING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM FROM THE
NORTHWEST WILL PRODUCE A WIND SHIFT TO THE WEST THIS MORNING THEN TO THE
SOUTH BY MID TO LATE AFTERNOON.  WINDS WILL GRADUALLY INCREASE IN THE
AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 43.
MIN HUMIDITY........32 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5700 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 13 TO 22 MPH DECREASING TO 7 TO 9 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN SHIFTING TO THE
                    SOUTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO EXCELLENT (29500-72100 KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........25  30  40  45  50
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............37  39  41  43  43
RH..............35  34  33  32  33
20 FT WIND DIR..W   W   SW  S   S
20 FT WIND SPD..6   7   8   9   10
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT)...5.2 5.3 5.5 5.7 5.2
MIXNG WIND DIR..NW  W   SW  SW  S
MIXNG WIND SPD..7   7   7   9   12
HAINES INDEX....3   3   3   3   3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 34.
MAX HUMIDITY........75 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 21 MPH INCREASING TO
                    AROUND 22 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........60     64     62     70     73     75
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............43     40     36     34     34     34
RH..............36     44     56     64     66     69
20 FT WIND......S 12   S 14   SE 16  SE 18  SE 21  SE 22
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     25     25     30     30

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). CHANCE OF RAIN
                    IN THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. RAIN
                    LIKELY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 53.
MIN HUMIDITY........52 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4200 FT AGL LATE IN
                    THE MORNING.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 29 TO 38 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 36
                    TO 39 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR TO GOOD (20200-44400 KNOT-FT) INCREASING
                    TO EXCELLENT TO EXCELLENT (115900-141600
                    KNOT-FT).
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 21 TO 24 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 35
                    MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........78        78        86        78
WEATHER COV.....          S CHC     CHANCE    CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      RAIN      RAIN      RAIN
TSTM COV........
TEMP............34        41        49        53
RH..............75        65        56        52
20 FT WIND......S 22G30   S 24G35   S 23G30   SW 21G30
MIX HGT (FT)....800       2000      3600      4100
MIXNG WIND......S 29      S 36      SW 38     W 39
HAINES INDEX....5         4         3         3

$$
FORECASTER...BOKSA
REQUESTED BY...BLAKE KNISLEY
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140415.MALLA.01/DMX





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