958  
FNUS73 KGID 271424  
FWSGID  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR CENTRAL PLATTE NRD STOVALL...CENTRAL PLATTE NRD  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HASTINGS NE  
924 AM CDT MON MAR 27 2017  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON MARCH 27.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
AREAS OF FOG AND DRIZZLE SHOULD BE LIFTING, AND SKIES WILL BEGIN TO  
CLEAR LATE THIS MORNING INTO THE AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL BE LIGHT WITH  
AN EASTERLY COMPONENT TO THEM. RAIN CHANCES RETURN TO THE AREA ON  
TUESDAY, WITH OFF AND ON RAIN LIKELY LASTING THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT  
INTO THURSDAY MORNING.  
 
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY  
SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG EARLY IN THE  
MORNING.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60 AROUND 5PM.  
MIN HUMIDITY........46 PERCENT AROUND 5PM.  
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 6 MPH LATE IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3700-4200 FT AGL  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 2 TO 9 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 3 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
 
TIME (CDT) 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM  
SKY (%).........97 78 68 53 46 42 35 34 28  
WEATHER COV.....PTY  
WEATHER TYPE....FOG  
TSTM COV........  
TEMP............45 48 50 53 55 57 59 60 60  
RH..............86 77 68 61 57 53 49 46 46  
20 FT WIND DIR..N N NE NE NE E E E E  
20 FT WIND SPD..3 3 3 3 3 3 5 5 6  
20 FT WIND GUST.5 5 5 5 5 5 10  
MIX HGT (KFT)...1.9 2.3 2.8 3.3 3.7 4.0 4.1 4.2 4.1  
TRANSP WIND DIR.NE NE NE NE NE NE NE E E  
TRANSP WIND SPD.7 6 5 3 2 2 2 3 5  
HAINES INDEX....2 2 2 2 2 3 3 3 3  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING  
MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.  
MAX HUMIDITY........92 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2400-3700 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300-1700 FT AGL  
IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 6 TO 12 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 5 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR  
LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
 
TIME (CDT) 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM 6AM  
SKY (%).........21 22 23 24 27 30 33 42 50 59 62 65  
WEATHER COV..... PTY PTY PTY PTY  
WEATHER TYPE.... FOG FOG FOG FOG  
TSTM COV........  
TEMP............59 55 51 47 45 43 42 42 42 41 40 38  
RH..............47 53 61 71 76 82 86 86 82 85 89 92  
20 FT WIND DIR..E E E E E E E E E E E E  
20 FT WIND SPD..6 6 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5  
20 FT WIND GUST.10 10  
MIX HGT (KFT)...3.7 3.1 2.4 1.7 1.3 1.0 0.8 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.4 0.3  
TRANSP WIND DIR.E E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE E  
TRANSP WIND SPD.6 7 8 9 10 12 12 12 12 10 9 8  
HAINES INDEX....3 4 4 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 4  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 56.  
MIN HUMIDITY........55 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 12 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2400-3200 FT AGL  
LATE IN THE MORNING.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 7 TO 16 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR  
LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
 
TIME (CDT) 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM  
SKY (%).........68 70 76 79 81 84 86 87 88 89 90 94  
WEATHER COV..... SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH  
WEATHER TYPE.... RN RN RN RN RN RN  
TSTM COV........  
TEMP............38 39 42 45 49 52 54 55 55 56 56 56  
RH..............92 92 86 79 68 61 57 55 57 55 55 55  
20 FT WIND DIR..E E E E E E E E E E E E  
20 FT WIND SPD..5 6 6 7 8 8 9 10 12 12 12 12  
20 FT WIND GUST.10 10 10 10 15 15 15 15 20 20 20 20  
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.3 0.6 1.1 1.6 2.1 2.4 2.7 3.0 3.2 3.2 3.2 3.1  
TRANSP WIND DIR.E E E SE E E E E E E E E  
TRANSP WIND SPD.7 8 10 12 12 10 10 12 14 15 16 16  
HAINES INDEX....4 4 4 4 4 3 3 3 2 2 2 2  
 

 
FORECASTER...JCB  
REQUESTED BY...DAVID CARR  
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED  
.TAG 1705272.0/GID  
 
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