Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR HITCHCOCK BLACKLINES...NATURE CONSERVANCY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
656 AM CDT WED OCT 29 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1330 CDT ON OCTOBER 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

LIGHT NORTHWEST WINDS THIS MORNING SHOULD BECOME VARIABLE
BY EARLY AFTERNOON BEFORE TURNING TO THE SOUTHEAST BY MID
AFTERNOON. A COLD FRONT WILL PRESS SOUTHEAST ACROSS THE
REGION TONIGHT AND BRING GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS TO THE REGION
THURSDAY...ESPECIALLY DURING THE AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
MIN HUMIDITY........41 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 6 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.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 1500-3300 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 TO 13 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      2 PM   4 PM   6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT
SKY (%).........6      8      12     22     38     53
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............53     55     52     47     43     42
RH..............44     41     48     60     73     76
20 FT WIND......W 3    S 5    S 6    SE 6   SE 7   SE 8
20 FT WIND GUST.5                                  10
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4      3      2

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 39.
MAX HUMIDITY........85 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH
                    AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 4 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR
                    LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 9 TO 12 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH AROUND 9
                    MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 61.
MIN HUMIDITY........46 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 14 MPH INCREASING TO 15 TO
                    18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH 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.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-1500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2700-4600 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 9 TO 18 MPH INCREASING TO 22 TO 30
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...
COOLER. MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID
40S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 14 MPH.
.SATURDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 20S. HIGHS IN THE MID 40S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S. HIGHS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTH
WINDS AROUND 17 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...CHERMOK
REQUESTED BY...CHAD GRAEVE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141029.HITCH.01/OAX



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