Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Omaha/Valley, NE

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SPOT FORECAST FOR OMAHA CRP...BIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
429 AM CDT TUE JUL 26 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 CDT ON JULY 26.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.


.DISCUSSION...

LIGHT WINDS AT SUNRISE SHOULD BECOME SOUTHEASTERLY AT ABOUT 5 MPH BY
IGNITION TIME...AND REMAIN IN THE 5 TO 10 MPH RANGE THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON. EXPECT RELATIVE HUMIDITIES NEAR 80 PERCENT AT
IGNITION...DROPPING TO NEAR 60 PERCENT AT NOON...WITH A MINIMUM
CLOSE TO 45 PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOON. MIXING HEIGHTS WILL ONLY
SLOWLY INCREASE FROM AROUND 500 FT AT IGNITION TO ABOUT 3000 FT AT
NOON.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........72 AT IGNITION...MAX 88.
RH..................79 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 43 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTH AT 6 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 6 TO 9 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 FT AGL AT IGNITION...INCREASING TO 2500-3000
                    FT AGL LATE IN THE MORNING...WITH A MAX NEAR
                    4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 3 TO 12 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST 13
                    TO 15 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH AT IGNITION...MAX 5.

TIME (CDT)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM
SKY (%).........3      1      1      0      5      14
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............72     80     85     88     88     84
RH..............79     60     48     44     44     54
20 FT WIND......S 6    S 7    S 8    SE 8   SE 9   SE 8
20 FT WIND GUST.              10     10     10     10
HAINES INDEX....4      4      5      5      5      5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 65.
RH..................MAX 97 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 9 TO 16 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.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (60-70 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 85.
RH..................MIN 60 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2700-4500 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN DECREASING TO 1900
                    FT AGL LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 12 TO 13 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR
                    LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID
60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
.FRIDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 60S. HIGHS AROUND 80. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE
MID 60S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...DERGAN
REQUESTED BY...DUWAYNE TRAVERSIE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1600082.0/OAX
.EMAIL DUWAYNE.TRAVERSIE@BIA.GOV



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