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SPOT FORECAST FOR FT  NIOBRARA RX...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
755 AM CDT FRI OCT 24 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON OCTOBER 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

WARM TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE TODAY WITH HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S
ACROSS NORTHERN NEBRASKA. WINDS WILL BE LIGHT FROM THE WEST THIS
MORNING...SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST THIS AFTERNOON. WIND SPEEDS
WILL BE AROUND 10 MPH.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........53 AT IGNITION...MAX 77.
RH..................52 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 23 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS WEST AT 6 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 3.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE 400-1800 FT
                    AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN 2100-3900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM
SKY (%).........38     40     38     31     22
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............53     66     75     76     69
RH..............52     33     24     23     30
20 FT WIND......W 5    W 6    NW 7   NW 7   NW 4
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     15     15     5
EYE LEVEL WIND..W 5    W 6    NW 7   NW 7   NW 4
EYE LEVEL WIND..10     10     15     15     5
HAINES INDEX....2      2      2      2      2

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 39.
RH..................MAX 89 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT...THEN BECOMING LIGHT EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 3 OR VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-1200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 3 TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 2 TO
                    7 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........20     17     12     9      8      8
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............64     55     50     48     45     41
RH..............35     51     63     68     73     82
20 FT WIND......NW 2   SW 2   S 2    SE 4   S 4    S 4
20 FT WIND GUST.5             5      5      5      5
EYE LEVEL WIND..NW 2   SW 2   S 2    SE 4   S 4    S 4
EYE LEVEL WIND..5             5      5      5      5
HAINES INDEX....2      2      2      3      3      2

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 73.
RH..................MIN 29 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 7 MPH EARLY IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 7 MPH EARLY IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 3 OR VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-2200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 3 TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST 3 TO 6
                    MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........7      6      5      4      5      6
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............39     45     56     67     73     71
RH..............85     76     53     34     29     31
20 FT WIND......S 2    SW 2   W 2    NE 2   E 4    E 5
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5             5      5      10
EYE LEVEL WIND..S 2    SW 2   W 2    NE 2   E 4    E 5
EYE LEVEL WIND..5      5             5      5      10
HAINES INDEX....2      2      3      3      3      3

$$
FORECASTER...BUTTLER
REQUESTED BY...BILLY CUMBOW
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141024.FTNIO.01/LBF






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