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FNUS71 KGYX 272015
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SPOT FORECAST FOR WILDFIRE- GREENWOOD...OXFORD DISPATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GRAY ME
415 PM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1530 EDT ON MAY 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A SEABREEZE IS CURRENTLY MOVING NW AT 5-10 MPH AND IS LOCATED TO
THE SE AND WILL FALL JUST SHORT OF REACHING THE FIRE.
A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS IS LOCATED TO THE AND OUTFLOW FROM THESE
STORMS MAY REACH THE FIRE IN THE NEXT 2-3 HOURS. THUNDERSTORMS AND
SHOWERS MAY REACH THE FIRE AROUND 7 PM BUT WILL BE IN A WEAKENED
STATE AND MOSTLY CONSIST OF SHOWERS AND LITTLE LIGHTNING.

&&

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (55-65 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 88.
MIN HUMIDITY........47 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3800-4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 16 TO 21 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          4 PM
SKY (%).............55
WEATHER COV.........S CHC
WEATHER TYPE........RNSHWR
TSTM COV............S CHC
TEMP................86
RH..................51
20 FT WIND..........S 5
20 FT WIND GUST.....

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT)...THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT)...THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT). SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE EVENING...THEN A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT. AREAS
                    OF FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 64.
MAX HUMIDITY........92 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000-3000 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 200-1000 FT
                    AGL EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 14 TO 21 MPH...DECREASING TO 5 TO 10
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............68     83     70     58     45     54
WEATHER COV.........CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE S CHC  AREAS  AREAS
WEATHER TYPE........RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR FOG    FOG
TSTM COV............CHANCE CHANCE NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP................83     79     72     68     67     65
RH..................61     74     82     87     88     91
20 FT WIND..........SW 8   SW 9   SW 8   SW 8   SW 7   SW 7
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     15     15     10     10     10

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). AREAS OF FOG
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN A
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE
                    MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 79.
MIN HUMIDITY........63 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH LATE
                    IN THE MORNING. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING
                    AND AFTERNOON.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............63     72     75     79     82     70
WEATHER COV.........AREAS  S CHC  S CHC  CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE........FOG    RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV............NONE   NONE   S CHC  CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
TEMP................66     69     74     76     75     75
RH..................90     86     73     68     70     65
20 FT WIND..........SW 6   SW 6   SW 8   SW 10  SW 13  SW 12
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     10     15     20     25     25

$$
FORECASTER...HANES
REQUESTED BY...OXFORD DISPATCH
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150527.WILDF.01/GYX



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