Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS North Platte, NE

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SPOT FORECAST FOR OVERLOOK...FWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
207 PM CDT THU OCT 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1600 CDT ON OCTOBER 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
WILL SEE SOME HIGH CLOUDS TODAY INTO TONIGHT...ALTHOUGH CLOUDS
GENERALLY THIN ENOUGH FOR THE SUN TO SHINE THROUGH. SOUTHWESTERLY
WINDS AROUND 10 MPH WITH SOME GUSTS AROUND 15 MPH THROUGH THE
AFTERNOON. WINDS DIMINISH TO AROUND 5 MPH THIS EVENING AND BECOME
MORE WESTERLY OVERNIGHT. WILL STILL SEE SOME HIGH CLOUDS
OVERNIGHT...ALTHOUGH SHOULD SEE SKIES BECOME CLEAR AS DRY AIR
ALOFT ARRIVES. LOWS TONIGHT WILL CONTINUE TO BE MILD IN THE MID
40S...ALTHOUGH LOCALLY IN THE RIVER VALLEY TEMPS MAY FALL CLOSER
TO 40. TEMPERATURES REBOUND QUICKLY TOMORROW...TOPPING OUT NEAR
80. WINDS BECOME MORE NORTHWESTERLY ALTHOUGH WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO
REMAIN LESS THAN 15 MPH. THUS FIRE CONDITIONS WILL BE
ELEVATED...MAINLY DO TO THE UNSEASONABLE WARM CONDITIONS AND
RESULTING MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES AROUND 20 PERCENT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74.
MIN HUMIDITY........21 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 15 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 MODERATE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3900-5400 FT AGL UNTIL
                    1800...THEN 2300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 12 TO 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DECREASING TO
                    POOR LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      4 PM   6 PM
SKY (%).........31     33
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE
TEMP............74     68
RH..............23     28
20 FT WIND......SW 9   SW 8
20 FT WIND GUST.15
EYE LEVEL WIND..SW 9   SW 8
EYE LEVEL WIND..15
HAINES INDEX....5      5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.
MAX HUMIDITY........76 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 3 OR VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 8 TO 10 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........29     27     29     30     30     30
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............65     56     51     50     47     45
RH..............31     43     52     57     65     73
20 FT WIND......SW 4   SW 4   SW 5   SW 5   SW 5   W 5
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5
EYE LEVEL WIND..SW 4   SW 4   SW 5   SW 5   SW 5   W 5
EYE LEVEL WIND..5      5
HAINES INDEX....3      3      2      2      2      2

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 79.
MIN HUMIDITY........20 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 7 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 7 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 3 OR VERY LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-1800 FT AGL UNTIL 1200...THEN 2900-4800 FT
                    AGL UNTIL 1500...THEN 5700-6600 FT AGL UNTIL
                    1700...THEN 4500 FT AGL UNTIL 1800...THEN 2400
                    FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 12 TO 20 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR INCREASING TO GOOD EARLY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON...THEN INCREASING TO VERY GOOD LATE
                    IN THE AFTERNOON DECREASING TO POOR LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........30     29     27     25     22     18
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............46     51     61     74     79     75
RH..............74     61     42     26     20     22
20 FT WIND......W 5    W 5    W 5    NW 5   NW 6   NW 6
20 FT WIND GUST.                     10     10     10
EYE LEVEL WIND..W 5    W 5    W 5    NW 5   NW 6   NW 6
EYE LEVEL WIND..                     10     10     10
HAINES INDEX....3      3      2      2      2      2

$$
FORECASTER...MASEK
REQUESTED BY...TROY DAVIS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141023.OVERL.01/LBF






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