Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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SPOT FORECAST FOR LEGENE DRIVE DIESEL SPILL...LOUISVILLE METROSAFE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
1220 PM EST FRI FEB 20 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 1201 EST ON FEBRUARY 20.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A MIX OF SNOW...SLEET...FREEZING RAIN...AND RAIN IS
EXPECTED TO BEGIN THIS EVENING LASTING THROUGH SATURDAY EVENING AS
SEVERAL DISTURBANCES RIDE ALONG A STALLED FRONTAL BOUNDARY. THE
BEST CHANCE FOR PRECIPIATION TYPE TO SWITCH TO ALL RAIN IN LOUISVILLE
BETWEEN LATE MORNING AND MID AFTERNOON. OVERALL PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS
SHOULD RESULT IN 1.5 TO 2.5 INCHES ALTHOUGH THIS WILL NOT ALL BE IN
LIQUID FORM. IN FACT...EXPECT AN INCH OR LESS IN LIQUID FORM. THE SNOW
PACK...FROZEN GROUND AND POOR DRAINAGE MAY CAUSE PONDING OF WATER
DURING PERIODS OF HEAVIER RAIN SATURDAY. TEMPERATURES ARE ONLY
EXPECTED TO REACH INTO THE MID 30S FOR A PERIOD OF TIME SATURDAY
AFTERNOON AND WILL NOT GET ABOVE FREEZING SUNDAY. SO...NOT EXPECTING
A COMPLETE SNOW MELT.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SNOW LIKELY. SLEET THROUGH THE NIGHT.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....MIN 23.
MAX HUMIDITY........MAX 100 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 8 MPH.

TIME (EST)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........100    100    100    100    100    100
WEATHER COV.....LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE
WEATHER TYPE....SNOW   SNOW   SNOW   SLEET  SLEET  SLEET
TEMP............23     26     27     29     30     30
RH..............74     74     83     91     100    100
20 FT WIND......SE 5   SE 5   S 6    S 8    S 8    S 7
20 FT WIND GUST.10            10     10     10     10

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SLEET UNTIL MIDDAY. RAIN AND SNOW
                    THROUGH THE DAY. SLIGHT CHANCE OF LIGHT SLEET
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....MAX 37.
MIN HUMIDITY........MIN 92 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH BECOMING LIGHT.

TIME (EST)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........100    100    100    100    100    100
WEATHER COV.....DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE LIKELY
WEATHER TYPE....SLEET  SNOW   RAIN   RAIN   RAIN   RAIN
TEMP............31     32     33     34     35     36
RH..............100    100    98     100    94     92
20 FT WIND......S 7    S 8    S 9    S 8    SW 7   SW 5
20 FT WIND GUST.10     15     15     15     15     10

$$
FORECASTER...B.SCHOETTMER
REQUESTED BY...JIM BOTTOM
TYPE OF REQUEST...HAZMAT
.TAG 20150220.LEGEN.01/LMK






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