Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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SPOT FORECAST FOR C126 128...US FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
830 AM EST WED MAR 4 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 EST ON MARCH 04.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
ATLANTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXTEND ACROSS THE REGION TODAY. A
STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE NORTHWEST ON THURSDAY AND
PASS OFF THE COAST EARLY THURSDAY EVENING. COLDER HIGH PRESSURE
WILL BUILD OVER THE AREA INTO SATURDAY...WITH A COASTAL TROUGH TO
DEVELOP OFFSHORE LATE IN THE WEEKEND. ANOTHER STORM SYSTEM COULD
IMPACT THE AREA EARLY NEXT WEEK.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW...EXCEPT MODERATE IMMEDIATE SOUTH
CAROLINA COAST.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 79.
MIN HUMIDITY........62 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......MAX 3200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 8 TO 14 MPH...INCREASING TO 24 TO 26
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX ADI.............58.
MAX LVORI...........8.

TIME (EST)          11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY COVER...........MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................70     75     74     71
RH..................78     66     66     71
20 FT WIND..........SW 11  SW 14  S 14   S 14
20 FT WIND GUST.....22     26     26     24
MIX HGT (FT)........1700   2600   3000   1400
TRANSPORT WIND......SW 14  SW 26  SW 24  SW 24
LVORI...............3      1      2      3
ADI.................42     58     43     28

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 61.
MAX HUMIDITY........97 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH.
INVERSION/DISPERSION...7PM-7AM/GOOD.
MAX ADI.............20.
MAX LVORI...........6.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS EARLY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74.
MIN HUMIDITY........57 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......MAX 2800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH...INCREASING TO 22 TO 26
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX ADI.............51.
MAX LVORI...........6.

$$
FORECASTER...TAYLOR
REQUESTED BY...JOE BENTON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150304.C1261.01/CHS


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