Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BODIE ISLAND 1 2   1 3...NPS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
612 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1610 EDT ON APRIL 16.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE TO THE NORTHEAST WILL CONTINUE TO EXTEND DOWN THE
EASTERN SEABOARD THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK. LOW LEVEL MOISTURE
WILL BE INCREASING THIS MORNING...RESULTING MOSTLY CLOUDY
OVER THE OUTER BANKS. NORTHEAST WINDS WILL PERSIST TODAY
BETWEEN 20 TO 25 GUSTING UP TO 30 KNOTS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 56.
MIN HUMIDITY........64 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 20 TO 25 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30
                    MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
                    PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......MAX 2300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 24 TO 29 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............60     51     60     68     79     78
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................44     44     50     53     55     55
RH..................79     86     71     66     64     66
20 FT WIND..........NE 19  NE 19  NE 20  NE 20  N 20   N 20
20 FT WIND GUST.....30     30     30     30     30     30
LVORI...............3      4      3      1      1      1
ADI.................28     22     30     56     60     56
HAINES INDEX........4      4      3      3      3      4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 51.
MAX HUMIDITY........86 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 18 TO 22 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30
                    MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
                    PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......MIN 300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 24 TO 31 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............77     76     72     67     63     64
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................55     54     53     52     52     51
RH..................69     71     74     77     80     86
20 FT WIND..........N 20   NE 19  N 20   N 19   N 17   N 17
20 FT WIND GUST.....30     30     30     30     25     25
LVORI...............1      3      3      3      3      4
ADI.................54     54     34     25     23     22
HAINES INDEX........4      4      4      4      3      3

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60.
MIN HUMIDITY........78 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 18 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 30
                    MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......MAX 1700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 24 TO 28 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............64     65     64     63     63     62
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................51     52     56     58     59     60
RH..................89     100    86     83     80     78
20 FT WIND..........N 18   N 17   N 17   N 17   N 18   N 17
20 FT WIND GUST.....30     25     25     25     30     25
LVORI...............4      5      4      4      3      3
ADI.................22     23     23     46     48     47
HAINES INDEX........3      3      3      3      3      3

$$
FORECASTER...MELENDEZ
REQUESTED BY...SHANE STURGILL
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140416.BODIE.01/MHX






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