Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS North Platte, NE

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SPOT FORECAST FOR UNIT 6 15A...USFWS REFUGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
721 AM CDT TUE APR 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON APRIL 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE EAST OF THE FORECAST AREA THIS MORNING.
BEHIND THIS FRONT...HIGH PRESSURE CURRENTLY OVER THE
PANHANDLE...WILL TRANSITION EAST OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. LIGHT
NORTHERLY WINDS WILL SHIFT TO SOUTHERLY OVERNIGHT TONIGHT...AND WILL
CONTINUE ON WEDNESDAY. WIND SPEEDS WILL RANGE FROM 10 TO 15 MPH
TODAY FROM THE NORTH AND 5 TO 15 MPH FROM THE SOUTH ON WEDNESDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........53 AT IGNITION...MAX 65.
RH..................64 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 38 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTH AT 7 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    NORTH WINDS 10 TO 16 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW AT IGNITION...MAX 5.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2400 FT AGL AT IGNITION...5900-6500 FT AGL AFTER 1300.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 8 TO 17 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR INCREASING TO VERY GOOD IN THE LATE
                    MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM
SKY (%).........68     62     57     43     29
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............53     58     61     64     64
RH..............64     53     48     40     38
20 FT WIND......N 6    N 6    N 7    NW 7   N 5
20 FT WIND GUST.10     15     15     15     10
EYE LEVEL WIND..N 6    N 6    N 7    NW 7   N 5
EYE LEVEL WIND..10     15     15     15     10
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      4      5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 35.
RH..................MAX 100 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 5
                    MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 5
                    MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 TO 5 OR LOW TO MODERATE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000-5600 FT AGL UNTIL 2100. 200-400 FT AGL
                    AFTER 2400.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 8 TO 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........25     21     17     13     14     15
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............62     53     46     43     40     38
RH..............39     52     65     73     82     89
20 FT WIND......N 5    N 3    NE 3   E 3    SE 3   S 3
20 FT WIND GUST.       5      5      5      5      5
EYE LEVEL WIND..N 5    N 3    NE 3   E 3    SE 3   S 3
EYE LEVEL WIND..       5      5      5      5      5
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      4      4      4

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 72.
RH..................MIN 29 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR VERY LOW TO LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-1900 FT AGL UNTIL 0900. 6000-7700 FT AGL
                    AFTER 1100.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 8 TO 15 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR INCREASING TO GOOD IN THE LATE MORNING AND
                    AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........16     14     11     10     9      8
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............36     46     57     65     69     71
RH..............100    71     49     37     31     29
20 FT WIND......S 4    S 6    S 6    S 5    SE 5   SE 6
20 FT WIND GUST.5      10     10     10     10     10
EYE LEVEL WIND..S 4    S 6    S 6    S 5    SE 5   SE 6
EYE LEVEL WIND..5      10     10     10     10     10
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4      4      4

$$
FORECASTER...BUTTLER
REQUESTED BY...BILLY CUMBOW
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150428.UNIT6.01/LBF






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