Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS North Platte, NE

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SPOT FORECAST FOR UNIT 31B...USFWS REFUGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NORTH PLATTE NE
746 AM CDT WED APR 29 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON APRIL 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS THIS MORNING WILL SHIFT TO THE SOUTHEAST
AT 5 TO 10 MPH BY AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL DIMINISH TONIGHT. ON
THURSDAY...EXPECT SOUTHERLY WINDS OF 10 TO 15 MPH...WITH SOME GUSTS
UP TO 25 MPH POSSIBLE...ESPECIALLY DURING THE AFTERNOON HOURS.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 71.
MIN HUMIDITY........30 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 8 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 8 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-1300 FT AGL UNTIL 0900. 6500-7000 FT AGL
                    AFTER 1300.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 7 TO 13 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....FAIR.

TIME (CDT)      11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........10     9      8      6
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............63     66     69     71
RH..............36     34     32     30
20 FT WIND......SE 6   SE 5   SE 6   SE 6
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     10     10
EYE LEVEL WIND..SE 6   SE 5   SE 6   SE 6
EYE LEVEL WIND..10     10     10     10
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 43.
MAX HUMIDITY........79 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4600-6500 FT AGL UNTIL 2100. 200-700 FT AGL
                    AFTER 2300.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 TO 14 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........5      5      6      6      6      7
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............68     58     51     50     48     45
RH..............33     45     59     58     63     70
20 FT WIND......SE 6   SE 6   SE 6   SE 6   S 7    S 7
20 FT WIND GUST.15     10     10     15     15     15
EYE LEVEL WIND..SE 6   SE 6   SE 6   SE 6   S 7    S 7
EYE LEVEL WIND..15     10     10     15     15     15
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4      4      4

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77.
MIN HUMIDITY........29 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 14 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 14 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                    UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR VERY LOW TO LOW.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900-2200 FT AGL UNTIL 1100. 5000-5800 FT AGL
                    AFTER 1400.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 13 TO 17 MPH INCREASING TO 20 TO 28 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING.
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 (%).........10     11     13     19     25     31
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............44     56     67     72     75     77
RH..............76     53     37     33     31     29
20 FT WIND......S 8    S 10   S 11   S 10   S 9    S 7
20 FT WIND GUST.15     25     25     25     20     15
EYE LEVEL WIND..S 8    S 10   S 11   S 10   S 9    S 7
EYE LEVEL WIND..15     25     25     25     20     15
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      3      3      3

$$
FORECASTER...BUTTLER
REQUESTED BY...BILLY CUMBOW
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150429.UNIT3.01/LBF





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