Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS North Platte, NE

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SPOT FORECAST FOR GIMBERRY...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
843 AM CDT MON APR 25 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 MDT ON APRIL 25.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
WINDS THIS MORNING WILL BE FROM THE NORTHWEST AT 10 MPH...THEN BY
EARLY AFTERNOON THEY WILL BECOME LIGHT AND VARIABLE. BY LATE
AFTERNOON THEY WILL BECOME SOUTHEAST AT 10 MPH.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........51 AT IGNITION...MAX 65.
RH..................57 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 37 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH THROUGH EARLY
                    AFTERNOON..THEN BECOMING LIGHT AND
                    VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                    AROUND 6 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 10 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10
                    MPH UNTIL EARLY AFTERNOON..THEN BECOMING LIGHT
                    AND VARIABLE...THEN BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 6
                    MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 4.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-1900 FT AGL UNTIL 1100. 6000-7100 FT AGL
                    AFTER 1600.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 7 TO 14 THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN
                    BECOMING SOUTHEAST 7 TO 14 MPH BY LATE THIS
                    AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR INCREASING TO GOOD LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (MDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........37     37     34     40
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............51     58     63     65
RH..............57     46     39     38
20 FT WIND......NW 8   NW 6   W 2    SW 3
20 FT WIND GUST.15     10     5      5
EYE LEVEL WIND..NW 6   NW 5   W 2    SW 2
EYE LVL WND GST.15     10     5      5
HAINES INDEX....2      4      4      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 42.
RH..................MAX 100 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....EAST WINDS 9 TO 17 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 9 TO 17 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30 MPH.
                    GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
LAL.................3 INCREASING TO 4 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR VERY LOW TO LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3800-5500 FT AGL UNTIL 2100...THEN 400-2100 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 12 TO 21 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 23 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR DECREASING TO POOR EARLY IN THE EVENING.

TIME (MDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........61     61     64     73     87     93
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV........CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
TEMP............62     57     53     50     48     45
RH..............42     56     64     71     77     86
20 FT WIND......SE 7   E 8    E 10   E 13   E 14   E 13
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     20     30     30     30
EYE LEVEL WIND..SE 5   E 6    E 7    E 10   E 10   E 10
EYE LVL WND GST.15     15     20     30     30     30
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      3      3      3

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 56.
RH..................MIN 53 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 15 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1100-2100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 22 TO 29 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.

TIME (MDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........97     96     96     96     94     92
WEATHER COV.....LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV........
TEMP............42     43     46     49     53     56
RH..............100    96     86     77     66     57
20 FT WIND......E 11   E 12   E 11   E 10   E 10   NE 10
20 FT WIND GUST.25     25     25     25     20     20
EYE LEVEL WIND..E 8    E 9    E 8    E 8    E 7    NE 7
EYE LVL WND GST.25     25     25     25     20     20
HAINES INDEX....2      2      2      2      2      2

$$
FORECASTER...TAYLOR
REQUESTED BY...CHRIS MASSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160425.GIMBE.01/LBF



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