Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Omaha/Valley, NE

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SANTEE CRP...BIA-WINNEBAGO AGENCY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
813 AM CDT MON AUG 22 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1300 CDT ON AUGUST 22.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
WARMER AND NOTICEABLY BREEZY OR WINDY TODAY WITH SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH
GUSTING TO 25 TO 35 MPH. LOWEST RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES SHOULD RANGE
FROM 30 TO 44 PERCENT.  AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL PUSH INTO THE
REGION AND A FEW SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS MAY DEVELOP OVER NORTHWEST
KANSAS AND CENTRAL NEBRASKA BY TUESDAY MORNING.

.TODAY...

MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 90.
MIN HUMIDITY........37 PERCENT.
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 23 TO 32 MPH INCREASING TO 37 TO 38 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3200-4400 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........BREEZY. SOUTH WINDS 15 TO 24 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 35 MPH INCREASING TO 23 TO 25 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 TO 5 OR OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR MODERATE POTENTIAL
                    FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

TIME (CDT)      1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM   9 PM   11 PM
SKY (%).........3      8      15     18     15     10
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............86     89     90     86     79     75
RH..............41     37     38     44     54     60
20 FT WIND......S 23   S 25   S 24   S 22   S 21   S 20
20 FT WIND GUST.30     35     35     30     30     30
HAINES INDEX....4      5      5      5      4      4

.TONIGHT...

MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 69.
MAX HUMIDITY........68 PERCENT.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT).
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 30 TO 38 MPH DECREASING TO 23 TO 28 MPH
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2900-4100 FT AGL DECREASING TO 100-1400 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 14 TO 22 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 TO 5 OR OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR MODERATE POTENTIAL
                    FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.TUESDAY...

MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 87.
MIN HUMIDITY........51 PERCENT.
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT). CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 23 TO 30 MPH INCREASING TO 32 TO 36 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4400-5800 FT AGL.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 14 TO 21 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR
                    LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

$$
FORECASTER...NWS OMAHA/VALLEY
REQUESTED BY...DUWAYNE TRAVERSIE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1600346.0/OAX



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