Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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FNUS73 KPAH 231640
FWSPAH

SPOT FORECAST FOR HILLMAN WOODS RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
1140 AM CDT WED APR 23 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1130 CDT ON APRIL 23.

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE EAST OF THE AREA TODAY...BUT STILL RESULT IN
DRY MILD WEATHER THROUGH TONIGHT. AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE AND
WEAK SURFACE BOUNDARY WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION THURSDAY AND EARLY
THURSDAY NIGHT...RESULTING IN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND STORMS.


.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........60 AT IGNITION...MAX 65.
RH..................41 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 30 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS EAST AT 5 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    EAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH AT IGNITION...MAX 2.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3200 FT AGL AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE 3200-3800
                    FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 8 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........CLR MCR MCR MCR MCR MCR MCR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............60  61  63  64  65  65  65
RH..............40  36  33  31  30  32  35
20 FT WIND DIR..E   E   E   E   NE  E   E
20 FT WIND SPD..4   6   6   5   4   4   4
20 FT WIND GUST.5   10  15  10  5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)...3.2 3.6 3.8 3.8 3.8 3.6 3.3
TRANSP WIND DIR.NE  NE  NE  NE  E   E   E
TRANSP WIND SPD.8   8   8   8   8   8   9
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0
HAINES INDEX....2   2   2   2   2   2   2

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 47.
RH..................MAX 76 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1100-3000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 0-600 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 9 TO 16 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  PCLDY  MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............64     58     55     52     50     49
RH..............38     51     59     66     66     71
20 FT WIND......E 4    E 4    E 5    SE 5   SE 5   SE 5
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5             10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)....3000   2100   1100   300    BLW100 BLW100
TRANSPORT WIND..E 9    E 12   E 15   SE 16  SE 14  SE 10
CWR.............0      0      0      0      0      0

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 79.
RH..................MIN 43 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT INCREASING TO 32 PERCENT IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4700-4900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 8 TO 17 MPH INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 32 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM      10 AM     1 PM      4 PM
SKY (%).........MCLEAR    PCLDY     MCLDY     MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....                    CHANCE    CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      RNSHWR    RNSHWR
TEMP............49        64        74        78
RH..............74        54        48        47
20 FT WIND......SE 5G10   S 6G15    SW 8G20   S 8G20
MIX HGT (FT)....300       2100      4100      4800
TRANSPORT WIND..SE 8      SE 10     S 17      S 26
CWR.............0         0         30        30

$$
FORECASTER...BLANCHARD
REQUESTED BY...CHAD INGLE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140423.HILLM.01/PAH






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