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SPOT FORECAST FOR CENTRAL PLATTE BERTH...CENTRAL PLATTE NRD
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE
846 AM CDT MON APR 21 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1530 CDT ON APRIL 21.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...SKIES WILL BE SUNNY THROUGH THE DAY WITH NORTH WINDS
INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 30 MPH. RELATIVE
HUMIDITY WILL DROP TO 20 TO 25 PERCENT BY LATE AFTERNOON AS
TEMPERATURES RISE.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70 AT 5 PM.
MIN HUMIDITY........22 PERCENT AT 5 PM.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 18 MPH INCREASING TO 14 TO 20
                    MPH LATE IN THE MORNING. GUSTS UP TO 30 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 FT AGL EARLY THIS MORNING INCREASING TO AROUND
                    6000 FT AGL BY 1530 CDT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 9 MPH INCREASING TO NORTH 24
                    TO 33 MPH UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON...THEN
                    DECREASING TO 22 TO 23 MPH LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      4 PM
SKY (%).........14
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............70
RH..............22
20 FT WIND......N 12
20 FT WIND GUST.25
HAINES INDEX....6

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 37 AT 7 AM.
MAX HUMIDITY........89 PERCENT AT 7 AM.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 13 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    LIGHT.
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.......5800 FT AGL EARLY IN THE EVENING DECREASING TO
                    300 FT AGL BY MORNING.
                    IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 15 TO 22 MPH BECOMING NORTHEAST 3 TO 10
                    MPH IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........14     15     17     20     21     25
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............69     62     53     47     45     43
RH..............26     35     48     60     65     70
20 FT WIND......N 10   N 6    N 5    N 3    NE 2   NE 2
20 FT WIND GUST.20     15     10     5      5      5
HAINES INDEX....6      6      5      4      4      4

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 71 AT 5 PM.
MIN HUMIDITY........31 PERCENT AT  5 PM.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 16 MPH WITH
                    GUSTS TO AROUND 30 MPH.
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.......300 FT AGL EARLY IN THE MORNING INCREASING TO
                    AROUND 5000 FT AGL BY LATE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 2 TO 7 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTH 23 TO
                    28 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........29     31     32     33     34     36
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............37     41     54     63     68     71
RH..............89     79     50     38     33     31
20 FT WIND......E 2    SE 5   S 7    S 10   S 11   S 12
20 FT WIND GUST.5      10     15     20     25     25
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      5      5      5

$$
FORECASTER...NWS
REQUESTED BY...DAVID CARR
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140421.CENTR.02/GID




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