Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Austin/San Antonio, TX

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SPOT FORECAST FOR HEADQUARTERS...US FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
118 PM CDT TUE SEP 16 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1600 CDT ON SEPTEMBER 16.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
CHANCES FOR WETTING RAIN WILL INCREASE TODAY AND LAST THROUGH THE END
OF THE WEEK. A TROPICAL ATMOSPHERE WILL AID IN PRODUCING MAINLY AFTERNOON
AND EVENING SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS...SOME OF WHICH MAY PRODUCE HEAVY
DOWNPOURS. ABUNDANT CLOUD COVER WILL KEEP THE AREA MOSTLY CLOUDY DURING
THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS. WINDS WILL GENERALLY BE 10 MPH OR LESS OUT OF
THE EAST AND SOUTHEAST.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURE.........88 AT IGNITION...MAX 88.
RH..................53 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 53 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....EAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS EAST AT 7 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    EAST WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
CWR.................30 PERCENT.
LAL.................4.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH AT IGNITION...MAX 3.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4300 FT AGL AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE 4300-4400
                    FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 12 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      4 PM
SKY (%).........93
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....TSTORM
TEMP............88
RH..............53
20 FT WIND......090/7
20 FT WIND GUST.10
EYE LEVEL WIND..090/6
EYE LEVEL WIND..10
HAINES INDEX....3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 72.
RH..................MAX 99 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
CWR.................30 PERCENT.
LAL.................4 UNTIL 1900...THEN 3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2600-4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 8 TO 13 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........93     81     85     85     90     100
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....TSTORM TSTORM TSTORM TSTORM TSTORM TSTORM
TEMP............87     83     79     76     75     74
RH..............56     64     76     85     91     96
20 FT WIND......090/6  100/6  110/5  140/3  150/3  160/3
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     10     5      5      5
EYE LEVEL WIND..090/5  100/5  110/4  140/3  150/3  160/3
EYE LEVEL WIND..10     10     10     5      5      5
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      3      3      3

$$
FORECASTER...05
REQUESTED BY...CARL SCHWOPE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140916.HEADQ.01/EWX





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