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
2020
JanDec 27, 2019Dec 30, 2019Jan 2, 2020
FebJan 30, 2020Jan 31, 2020Feb 3, 2020
MarFeb 27, 2020Feb 28, 2020Mar 2, 2020
AprMar 30, 2020Mar 31, 2020Apr 1, 2020
MayApril 29, 2020April 30, 2020May 1, 2020
JuneMay 28, 2020May 29, 2020June 1, 2020
JulyJune 29, 2020June 30, 2020July 1, 2020
AugJuly 30, 2020July 31, 2020Aug 3, 2020
SeptAug 28, 2020Aug 31, 2020Sept 1, 2020
OctSept 29, 2020Sept 30, 2020Oct 1, 2020
NovOct 29, 2020Oct 30, 2020Nov 2, 2020
DecNov 25, 2020Nov 30, 2020Dec 1, 2020
Jan 2021Dec 29, 2020Dec 30, 2019Jan 4, 2021

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