Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Omaha/Valley, NE

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FNUS73 KOAX 251433
FWSOAX

SPOT FORECAST FOR GAVIN S POINT...USACE GAVINS POINT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
933 AM CDT SAT APR 25 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON APRIL 25.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

ISOLATED SHOWERS ARE POSSIBLE THIS MORNING...WITH CLOUDS LINGERING
FOR MUCH OF THE DAY. EAST TO NORTHEAST WINDS ARE EXPECTED...WITH
SPEEDS AROUND 10-15 MPH AND GUSTS UP TO AROUND 20-23 MPH.  RELATIVE
HUMIDITY IS EXPECTED TO REMAIN ABOVE 50 PERCENT AS HIGH TEMPERATURES
RISE TO NEAR 60 DEGREES.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
                    SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
MIN HUMIDITY........57 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 12 TO 21 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 4 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR
                    LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1200-2900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3200-3800 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 17 TO 23 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      1 PM   3 PM   5 PM   7 PM   9 PM   11 PM
SKY (%).........94     93     92     91     90     88
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............54     57     59     59     54     49
RH..............70     62     55     55     60     70
20 FT WIND......E 13   E 13   E 14   E 14   E 10   E 9
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     20     20     15     10
HAINES INDEX....3      4      4      4      4      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 40.
MAX HUMIDITY........88 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 6 TO 14 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.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500-3500 FT AGL DECREASING TO 0-1300 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 12 TO 18 MPH.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 64.
MIN HUMIDITY........29 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 7 TO 14 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 6 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR HIGH POTENTIAL FOR
                    LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4700-5700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 14 TO 20 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...MAYES
REQUESTED BY...ARCHIE STONE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150425.GAVIN.01/OAX



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