Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPOT FORECAST FOR PEAR ORCHARD LOOP...USDA FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
457 PM EST THU FEB 11 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 EST ON FEBRUARY 12.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A FAST-MOVING UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE WILL BRING A BRIEF CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION TO PARTS OF THE AREA FRIDAY. A STRONGER DOME OF
CANADIAN HIGH PRESSURE WILL SETTLE IN FOR THE WEEKEND...USHERING IN
ANOTHER PERIOD OF COLD TEMPERATURES. THIS WILL BE FOLLOWED BY
ANOTHER WEATHER SYSTEM WHICH WILL PRODUCE A BETTER CHANCE OF
PRECIPITATION EARLY NEXT WEEK.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SNOW...SLEET...OR RAIN EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
MIN HUMIDITY........46 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING WEST 6
                    TO 9 MPH LATE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2000 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 2400-3500 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 6 TO 9 MPH...BECOMING WEST 3 TO 9 MPH
                    LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 13 TO
                    22 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (EST)          9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).............92     86     75     66     53
WEATHER COV.........S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE........SNOW   RAIN   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................38     43     46     47     43
RH..................58     49     46     47     56
20 FT WIND..........NE 3   N 2    NW 2   W 5    W 6
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      5      5      10     15
MIX HGT (FT)........1200   2000   2900   3300   2400
TRANSPORT WIND......NW 5   W 6    W 13   W 20   W 22
LVORI...............3      2      1      1      1
ADI.................6      14     40     49     47

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (20-30 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 27.
MAX HUMIDITY........76 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2100 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 2300-2800 FT
                    AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 17 TO 24 MPH.

TIME (EST)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............45     31     23     18     15     11
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................40     36     33     31     30     28
RH..................64     73     75     75     71     65
20 FT WIND..........W 6    W 7    NW 7   NW 7   NW 6   NW 6
20 FT WIND GUST.....20     15     15     15     15     15
MIX HGT (FT)........1300   300    300    1500   2300   2700
TRANSPORT WIND......W 22   W 23   NW 24  NW 23  NW 21  NW 20
LVORI...............2      3      3      4      3      3
ADI.................24     15     16     15     14     13

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.
MIN HUMIDITY........24 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 9 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2800-4500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 13 TO 20 MPH.

TIME (EST)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............7      6      6      7      7      6
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................27     29     33     36     37     37
RH..................58     46     34     27     24     25
20 FT WIND..........NW 6   NW 6   NW 6   NW 5   NW 6   NW 6
20 FT WIND GUST.....15     15     15     15     15     15
MIX HGT (FT)........2800   3200   3700   4200   4500   4500
TRANSPORT WIND......NW 16  NW 16  N 20   NW 16  NW 14  NW 13
LVORI...............1      1      1      1      1      1
ADI.................50     53     70     62     54     50

$$
FORECASTER...T. PALMER
REQUESTED BY...MIKE BROD
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160212.PEARO.02/GSP



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