Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR STONEPORT...ROCKINGHAM COUNTY FIRE MARSHALS OFFICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
834 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0850 EDT ON APRIL 16.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVERHEAD DURING MIDWEEK...BEFORE MOVING
OFFSHORE LATE IN THE WEEK. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE MAY AFFECT THE
AREA SATURDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 30
                    MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2100-4000 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 4100-4500 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 23 TO 28 MPH...BECOMING NORTHEAST 9 TO 18
                    MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TIME (EDT)      8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........12     6      2      0      3
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
20 FT WIND......N 12   N 12   N 10   NE 9   NE 7
20 FT WIND GUST.21     21     18     14     11

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT).
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600-3100 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 0-300 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 1 TO 8 MPH.

TIME (EDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........4      0      6      10     13     11
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
20 FT WIND......NE 5   E 3    NE 3   NE 3   NE 2   NE 2
20 FT WIND GUST.7      4      4      4      4      4

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5
                    TO 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900-2800 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 3000-4800 FT
                    AGL IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 6 TO 15 MPH...INCREASING TO AROUND 16
                    MPH LATE.

TIME (EDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........12     14     12     12     13     14
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
20 FT WIND......NE 3   E 5    E 5    E 6    SE 7   SE 8
20 FT WIND GUST.4      7      11     11     11     11

$$
FORECASTER...PELOQUIN
REQUESTED BY...DEPUTY FIRE MARSHAL
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140416.STONE.01/LWX






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