Suppression Forecast
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FNUS72 KRAH 171400
FWSRAH

SPOT FORECAST FOR CACR 12 SANDHILLS...NC STATE PARKS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1000 AM EDT THU APR 17 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 EDT ON APRIL 17.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL BE CENTERED TO OUR NORTH TODAY.
NE WINDS WILL PREVAIL. WINDS QUICKLY BACK OFF AT SUNSET TONIGHT TO
5 MPH OR LESS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 62.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
WIND 20 FOOT
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 4000 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 12 TO 16 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).............20     27     29     27
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................51     56     60     61
RH..................48     40     36     35
20 FT WIND..........NE 9   NE 9   NE 8   NE 7
20 FT WIND GUST.....20     15     15     15
MIX HGT (FT)........1800   2900   4000   4000
TRANSPORT WIND......NE 16  NE 14  NE 13  NE 12
LVORI...............1      1      1      1
ADI.................32     32     33     41

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT). PATCHY FROST
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 35.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTH WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL EARLY IN
                    THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 7 TO 12 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............26     24     29     36     41     46
WEATHER COV.........                            PATCHY PATCHY
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   FROST  FROST
TSTM COV............
TEMP................60     54     48     45     43     40
RH..................39     53     73     79     88     98
20 FT WIND..........NE 7   NE 5   NE 5   NE 5   N 5    N 5
20 FT WIND GUST.....15     10     10     10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)........4000   300    300    300    300    300
TRANSPORT WIND......NE 12  E 10   NE 8   NE 8   NE 10  NE 10
LVORI...............1      3      3      4      5      5
ADI.................41     6      6      5      7      7

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (60-70 PERCENT). PATCHY FROST
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
                    LATE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60.
MIN HUMIDITY........55 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800 FEET EARLY... INCREASING TO 2500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 9 TO 15 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............53     58     62     68     73     77
WEATHER COV.........PATCHY                             S CHC
WEATHER TYPE........FROST  NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   RAIN
TSTM COV............
TEMP................39     40     48     53     57     59
RH..................100    98     73     61     55     55
20 FT WIND..........N 5    NE 6   NE 7   NE 6   NE 6   NE 6
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     15     15     15     15     15
MIX HGT (FT)........300    300    800    1400   1900   2200
TRANSPORT WIND......NE 9   NE 9   NE 13  NE 15  NE 15  NE 14
LVORI...............6      5      5      3      2      2
ADI.................9      12     12     23     29     29

$$
FORECASTER...STRICKLER/WFORAH
REQUESTED BY...THOMAS CRATE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.CACR1.01/RAH



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