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Spot Forecast for De Soto 6318...US Forest Service
National Weather Service Mobile AL
638 AM CST Thu Feb 22 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1000 CST on February 22.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...Warm and moist south winds continue into the weekend.
No wetting rain expected today, but chances increase once again
starting Friday afternoon and lasting through the weekend. Generally
good dispersions this afternoon become fair Friday due to weakening
mixed layer flow.

Fog potential and other remarks...Patchy nighttime fog development is
expected over the next several nights. Visibility could be reduced to
less than a mile at times.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (50-60 percent).
Chance of pcpn......10 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 84.
Min humidity........61 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 8 to 12 mph.
Mixing height.......2300-3400 ft AGL.
Mixing height (m)...701-1036 meters AGL.
Transport winds.....South 13 to 17 mph.
Transport winds m/s.South 6 to 8 meters/second.
LVORI...............2.
Stability class.....3.

TIME (CST)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
Sky (%).........66     64     54     48
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).10     10     10     10
Temp............77     82     84     82
RH..............76     63     61     67
20 FT wind dir..SE     S      S      S
20 FT wind spd..8      10     11     9
20 FT wind gust.11     14     14     12
Mix hgt (ft)....2300   3300   3300   3400
Mix hgt (m).....700    1010   1010   1040
Transp wind dir.S      S      S      S
Transp wind spd.15     17     17     15
Trans wind dir..S      S      S      S
Trans spd (m/s).7      8      8      7
LVORI...........3      1      1      1

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (35-45 percent) then becoming
                    mostly cloudy (50-60 percent). Patchy fog after
                    midnight.
Chance of pcpn......10 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 61.
Max humidity........100 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 6 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light.
Mixing height.......700-1600 ft AGL.
Mixing height (m)...213-488 meters AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 7 to 12 mph.
Transport winds m/s.Southeast 3 to 5 meters/second.
LVORI...............7.
Stability class.....4.

TIME (CST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
Sky (%).........40     36     39     49     57     59
Weather cov.....                     PATCHY PATCHY PATCHY
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   FOG    FOG    FOG
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).10     10     10     10     10     10
Temp............76     70     67     65     64     61
RH..............76     90     97     97     100    100
20 FT wind dir..S      SE     SE     SE     SE     SE
20 FT wind spd..6      4      4      3      2      2
20 FT wind gust.7      6      5      4
Mix hgt (ft)....1600   1100   1100   1000   900    700
Mix hgt (m).....490    340    340    300    270    210
Transp wind dir.S      SE     SE     S      SE     SE
Transp wind spd.12     12     10     9      8      7
Trans wind dir..S      SE     SE     S      SE     SE
Trans spd (m/s).5      5      4      4      4      3
LVORI...........4      5      8      8      9      9

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent). Chance of
                    showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in
                    the afternoon.
Chance of pcpn......40 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 79.
Min humidity........62 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph in
                    the late morning and afternoon. Gusty and
                    erratic winds expected near thunderstorms in
                    the afternoon.
Mixing height.......600-2400 ft AGL increasing to 2600-2800 ft AGL
                    early in the afternoon.
Mixing height (m)...183-732 meters AGL increasing to 792-853 meters
                    AGL early in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....South 7 to 12 mph.
Transport winds m/s.South 3 to 5 meters/second.
LVORI...............5.
Stability class.....2.

TIME (CST)      6 AM         10 AM        2 PM
Sky (%).........60           77           83
Weather cov.....                          CHANCE
Weather type....NONE         NONE         RNSHWR
Tstm cov........                          S CHC
Chc of pcpn (%).10           10           40
Temp............61           72           79
RH..............100          76           64
20 FT wind dir..SE           SE           SE
20 FT wind spd..3            5            7
20 FT wind gust.4            6            10
Mix hgt (ft)....600          1600         2600
Mix hgt (m).....180          490          790
Transp wind dir.SE           S            S
Transp wind spd.7            10           12
Trans wind dir..SE           S            S
Trans spd (m/s).3            4            5
LVORI...........8            3            2

$$
Forecaster...49
Requested by...Jay Boykin
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1802346.0/MOB
.EMAIL jayboykin@fs.fed.us



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