Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Hastings, NE

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Spot Forecast for Jensen...USFWS
National Weather Service Hastings NE
727 AM CDT Mon Apr 23 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0800 CDT on April 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...

Dry conditions are forecast through today, and while there will
be a few clouds around, skies look to be mostly sunny this
morning.

Currently, winds across the area are light, but variable in wind
direction. That will remain the case over the next few hours. As
we get later into this morning/near midday, winds will become
southeasterly, then more south-southeasterly through the
afternoon. Speeds look to increase to around 10 MPH by midday,
with 10-15 MPH this afternoon.


.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (30-40 percent).
Max temperature.....Around 70.
Min humidity........31 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming southeast 10 mph late
                    in the morning.
Mixing height.......300-2000 ft AGL increasing to 6100-7800 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 2 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........3 to 4 or low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth to moderate potential for
                    large plume dominated fire growth.

TIME (CDT)      8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
Sky (%).........28  25  21  22  34  45  43  41  39  34  29
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............47  52  57  61  64  66  68  69  70  70  69
RH..............74  63  55  46  41  37  34  32  31  31  33
20 FT wind dir..N   NE  S   SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
20 FT wind spd..3   3   3   3   6   7   7   7   7   7   8
20 FT wind gust.5   5   5   5   10  10  10  10  10  10  10
Mix hgt (kft)...2.0 3.5 4.9 6.1 7.0 7.6 7.8 7.8 7.6 7.6 7.4
Transp wind dir.NE  E   E   SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
Transp wind spd.3   3   5   6   7   8   8   9   9   10  10
Haines index....4   3   3   3   4   4   4   4   4   4   4

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40 percent) then becoming
                    mostly cloudy (60-70 percent).
Min temperature.....Around 44.
Max humidity........76 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds 5 to 7 mph in the evening
                    becoming light.
Mixing height.......6600 ft AGL decreasing to 300-2200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 3 to 10 mph.
Haines Index........4 moderate potential for large plume dominated
                    fire growth.

TIME (CDT)      7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM 6AM
Sky (%).........24  24  24  25  28  31  34  45  56  68  71  73
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............67  63  59  55  52  50  49  47  46  45  44  44
RH..............36  41  45  53  59  63  66  71  71  73  76  76
20 FT wind dir..SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  S
20 FT wind spd..7   6   5   5   5   5   3   3   3   3   3   3
20 FT wind gust.10  10  10  10          5   5   5   5   5   5
Mix hgt (kft)...6.6 4.6 2.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Transp wind dir.SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  S   SW
Transp wind spd.10  9   7   6   5   3   3   3   5   6   6   6
Haines index....4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Rain likely.
Max temperature.....Around 53.
Min humidity........61 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming north 6 to 14 mph with
                    gusts to around 25 mph.
Mixing height.......400-2300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 6 to 15 mph increasing to 16 to 25
                    mph late in the morning.
Haines Index........2 to 4 or low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth to moderate potential for
                    large plume dominated fire growth.

TIME (CDT)      7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
Sky (%).........76  80  88  92  94  97  98  95  89  86  87  88
Weather cov.....LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY
Weather type....RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN
Tstm cov........
Temp............45  47  50  51  51  50  50  51  52  53  52  51
RH..............73  74  68  68  68  71  71  68  63  61  61  63
20 FT wind dir..W   W   NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  N   N   N
20 FT wind spd..3   6   7   8   8   8   9   10  12  13  14  14
20 FT wind gust.5   10  10  15  15  15  15  15  20  20  25  25
Mix hgt (kft)...0.4 0.8 1.3 1.6 1.8 1.8 1.8 2.0 2.2 2.3 2.2 1.9
Transp wind dir.SW  W   W   NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  N
Transp wind spd.6   8   12  14  15  16  17  20  21  23  24  25
Haines index....4   4   3   3   3   3   3   3   2   2   2   3

$$
Forecaster...ADP
Requested by...Cody Miller
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1807355.1/GID



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