Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Omaha/Valley, NE

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FNUS73 KOAX 261756
FWSOAX

SPOT FORECAST FOR GAVIN S POINT...USACE GAVINS POINT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
1256 PM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1600 CDT ON APRIL 26.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

DRY CONDITIONS ALONG WITH A WARMING TREND IS EXPECTED OVER THE NEXT
SEVERAL DAYS ACROSS EASTERN NEBRASKA AND SOUTHWEST IOWA.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.
MIN HUMIDITY........25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 20 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.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5300-5700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST OR SOUTHEAST 10 TO 20 KNOTS.

TIME (CDT)      4 PM   6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM
SKY (%).........11     2      1      1      0      0
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............65     65     61     53     46     43
RH..............25     27     32     43     57     62
20 FT WIND......SE 15  E 14   E 8    E 6    E 5    E 3
20 FT WIND GUST.20     15     10                   5
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5      4      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-5 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 37.
MAX HUMIDITY........75 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    LIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........4 TO 5 OR OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR MODERATE POTENTIAL
                    FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3700-5300 FT AGL DECREASING TO 0-1800 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 0 MPH.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
MIN HUMIDITY........23 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 TO 6 OR OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR HIGH POTENTIAL FOR
                    LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5400-6500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH AROUND 0 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...NWS OMAHA/VALLEY
REQUESTED BY...ARCHIE STONE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150426.GAVIN.03/OAX


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