Coal Forecast Calendar

The Forecast Calendar shows Union Pacific coal shipments originating from Southern Powder River Basin, Colorado; Utah and Southern Illinois.

  • Utility deadline to enter tonnages into the railroad’s website will be the second to the last working day of the month.
  • Coal producer deadline to enter tonnages into the railroad’s website will be the last working day of the month.
  • Union Pacific’s forecast website will close at 5:00 p.m. Central Time on the last working day of the month.
  • Railroads will complete mine slotting on the first working day of the month.
Forecast MonthUtility DeadlineProducer DeadlineRailroad Deadline
2021
JanDec 29, 2020Dec 30, 2020Jan 4, 2021
FebJan 28, 2021Jan 29, 2021Feb 1, 2021
MarFeb 25, 2021Feb 26, 2021Mar 1, 2021
AprMar 30, 2021Mar 31, 2021Apr 1, 2021
MayApril 29, 2021April 30, 2021May 3, 2021
JuneMay 27, 2021May 28, 2021June 1, 2021
JulyJune 29, 2021June 30, 2021July 1, 2021
AugJuly 29, 2021July 30, 2021Aug 2, 2021
SeptAug 30, 2021Aug 31, 2021Sept 1, 2021
OctSept 29, 2021Sept 30, 2021Oct 1, 2021
NovOct 28, 2021Oct 29, 2021Nov 1, 2021
DecNov 29, 2021Nov 30, 2021Dec 1, 2021
Jan 2022Dec 29, 2021Dec 30, 2021Jan 3, 2022

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