Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Omaha/Valley, NE

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SPOT FORECAST FOR WINNEBAGO 148 149...BIA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE OMAHA/VALLEY NE
353 AM CDT TUE APR 21 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON APRIL 21.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

CONTINUED COOL AND BREEZY CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TODAY. VERY HIGH
FIRE DANGER IS EXPECTED ACROSS MUCH OF EASTERN NEBRASKA AND
SOUTHWEST IOWA THIS AFTERNOON. LOWEST AFTERNOON RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES WILL BE IN THE 20 TO 25 PERCENT RANGE WITH NORTHWEST
WINDS AROUND 15 TO 25 MPH.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 57.
MIN HUMIDITY........23 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 18 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 30 MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO 21 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6200-7600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 20 TO 29 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 30
                    MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM   8 PM   10 PM
SKY (%).........28     40     41     25     11     7
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............54     56     57     55     50     43
RH..............26     24     23     23     29     43
20 FT WIND......NW 18  NW 20  NW 21  NW 21  NW 16  NW 10
20 FT WIND GUST.25     30     30     30     25     15
HAINES INDEX....5      5      5      5      5      5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 28.
MAX HUMIDITY........68 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 20 MPH DECREASING TO 7 TO
                    10 MPH IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3400-5100 FT AGL DECREASING TO 0-1600 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 23 TO 30 MPH DECREASING TO 13 TO 21
                    MPH IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 56.
MIN HUMIDITY........20 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 TO 6 OR OR MODERATE 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 7000-7200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 10 TO 16 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...KERN
REQUESTED BY...DUWAYNE TRAVERSIE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150421.WINNE.01/OAX



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