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SPOT FORECAST FOR KRAUSE...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
727 AM CDT WED MAY 4 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0735 CDT ON MAY 04.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
SPOT REQUEST FOR BOTH KRAUSE AND ECKHARDT.

DRY WEATHER IS FORECAST UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF HIGH PRESSURE. WINDS
WILL BE FROM THE NORTH AT 10 TO 20 MPH AT IGNITION TIME...AND IN DEEPER
MIXING DURING THE AFTERNOON THE NORTH WINDS WILL INCREASE WITH GUSTS OF
25 MPH FORECAST.  WINDS SPEEDS WILL DECREASE DURING THE EVENING...BECOMING
LIGHT AND VARIABLE OVERNIGHT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-5 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70 AT 5 PM.
MIN HUMIDITY........26 PERCENT AT 5 PM.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 5 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR MODERATE POTENTIAL
                    FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT TO 1500 FT AGL IN THE MORNING...
INCREASING TO 4800-5800 FT AGL BY 5 PM.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 10 TO 16 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 16
                    TO 24 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........0      1      1      2      2      2
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............45     52     61     65     69     70
RH..............79     61     41     33     27     27
20 FT WIND......N 6    N 9    N 10   N 10   N 10   N 9
20 FT WIND GUST.15     20     20     20     20     20
HAINES INDEX....5      4      4      3      4      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 43 AT 7 AM.
MAX HUMIDITY........89 PERCENT AT 7 AM.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
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.......3500-5000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300-1700 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 7 TO 15 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 2
                    TO 5 MPH IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........3      3      2      2      2      3
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............67     60     53     50     48     44
RH..............33     44     59     68     74     86
20 FT WIND......N 6    N 4    N 2    N 2    NW 2   W 2
20 FT WIND GUST.15     10     5      5      5      5
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4      5      5

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-5 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78 AT 5 PM.
MIN HUMIDITY........31 PERCENT AT 5 PM.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 5
                    MPH LATE 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.......300-2000 FT AGL IN THE MORNING...INCREASING TO 5100-6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 1 TO 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST AROUND 5
                    MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........3      2      1      1      1      1
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............44     56     67     72     76     78
RH..............86     57     40     37     32     31
20 FT WIND......W 4    W 3    SW 3   SW 2   S 3    S 4
20 FT WIND GUST.10     5      5      5      5      10
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5      4      4

$$
FORECASTER...NWS
REQUESTED BY...ANDY SCHELL
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160504.KRAUS.01/GID


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