Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Omaha/Valley, NE

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SPOT FORECAST FOR STANGEL...IOWA DNR
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
630 AM CDT FRI MAR 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1400 CDT ON MARCH 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE MOVING IN FROM THE NORTH WILL KEEP CLOUDY
SKIES IN PLACE OVER THE OUTLOOK AREA TODAY. A FEW LOCATIONS MAY EVEN
SEE SOME SPRINKLES AS WELL. OTHERWISE...CLOUD COVER IS EXPECTED TO
GRADUALLY DISSIPATE FROM WEST TO EAST LATER TONIGHT.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    RAIN SHOWERS LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
MIN HUMIDITY........37 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE MORNING BECOMING
                    LIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4300-5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 5 TO 14 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 2
                    TO 6 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      3 PM   5 PM   7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM
SKY (%).........84     91     95     94     91     87
WEATHER COV.....       S CHC  CHANCE CHANCE S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   RNSHWR RNSN   RNSN   RNSN   SNSHWR
TSTM COV........
TEMP............40     42     41     36     31     30
RH..............37     38     44     61     75     78
20 FT WIND......SW 5   S 5    S 6    SE 9   SE 12  SE 12
20 FT WIND GUST.                     10     15     15
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      4      3      2

.TONIGHT...

MAX HUMIDITY........81 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 5 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR MODERATE POTENTIAL
                    FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...
WARMER. PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 30S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 19 MPH.
.MONDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.
.TUESDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 40. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 8 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...DEE
REQUESTED BY...DOUG CHAFA
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150327.STANG.01/OAX


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