Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS North Platte, NE

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SPOT FORECAST FOR NIOBRARA VALLEY PRESERVE...TNC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
1134 AM CDT THU SEP 25 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1300 CDT ON SEPTEMBER 25.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
SOUTHERLY WINDS TODAY WILL SLOWLY INCREASE EARLY THIS
AFTERNOON...BECOMING GUSTY BETWEEN 2 AND 6 PM. OTHERWISE CLEAR
SKIES AND UNSEASONABLY WARM WITH HIGHS AROUND 90. TOMORROW LOOKS
TO BE SLIGHTLY COOLER...STILL DRY WITH SOUTHERLY WINDS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 90.
MIN HUMIDITY........26 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH 5 TO 9 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO 20 MPH AROUND 2 PM.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH 5 TO 9 MPH INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO 20 MPH AROUND 2 PM.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 MODERATE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200-4100 FT AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN 6100-7300 FT
                    AGL UNTIL 1700...THEN 5000 FT AGL UNTIL
                    1800...THEN 2700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 12 TO 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.

TIME (CDT)      1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........2      3      5
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............83     87     88
RH..............39     31     28
20 FT WIND......S 6    S 12   S 6
20 FT WIND GUST.15     19     15
EYE LEVEL WIND..S 6    S 12    S 6
EYE LEVEL WIND..15     19     15
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
MAX HUMIDITY........87 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 8 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 8 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 3 OR VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 7 TO 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........6      5      5      8      6      7
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............84     73     68     66     64     62
RH..............40     59     73     78     81     87
20 FT WIND......SE 5   S 6    S 6    S 6    S 6    S 5
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     15     15     10     10
EYE LEVEL WIND..SE 5   S 6    S 6    S 6    S 6    S 5
EYE LEVEL WIND..10     10     15     15     10     10
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      2      2      2

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 86.
MIN HUMIDITY........37 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 14 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 14 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR VERY LOW TO LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-500 FT AGL UNTIL 1100...THEN 2600 FT AGL
                    UNTIL 1200...THEN 4700 FT AGL UNTIL 1300...THEN
                    5900-7200 FT AGL UNTIL 1800...THEN 4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 8 TO 17 MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO 22 MPH
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR INCREASING TO VERY GOOD LATE IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN DECREASING TO GOOD LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........14     11     9      7      7      8
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............60     64     73     80     84     85
RH..............87     81     62     47     40     37
20 FT WIND......S 5    S 6    S 8    S 10   S 11   S 10
20 FT WIND GUST.       10     15     25     25     25
EYE LEVEL WIND..S 5    S 6    S 8    S 10   S 11   S 10
EYE LEVEL WIND..       10     15     25     25     25
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      4      4      4

$$

FORECASTER...MASEK
REQUESTED BY...CHAD BLADOW
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140925.NIOBR.01/LBF




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