Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR PEACH ORCHARD HOPKINS FIELDS...USFS - MONONGAHELA NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1059 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...
WINDS MAY BE VARIABLE BETWEEN SE TO S TO SSW THIS AFTERNOON
WITH A DRY WEDGE IN PLACE...HOWEVER WINDS SHOULD REMAIN RATHER LIGHT
MOST OF THE DAY. ALSO RH MAY FALL CLOSE TO 25 PERCENT THIS
AFTERNOON...DEPENDING ON HOW THE WINDS FLUCTUATE. THE
UPSLOPE FLOW THOUGH SHOULD KEEP TEMPS COOL...NOT WARMING MUCH FROM
READINGS AROUND NOON. THIS MAY KEEP MIXING HEIGHTS QUITE LOW FOR PART
OF TODAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 52.
MIN HUMIDITY........28 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH WINDS 0 TO 10 MPH.
CWR (0.01 IN).......0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......750 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST TO SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............14     19     18
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................47     50     51
RH..................38     30     28
20 FT WIND..........SE 5   SE 5   S 7
20 FT WIND GUST.....15     15     15
MIX HGT (FT)........500    750    750
TRANSPORT WIND......SE 8   SE 8   S 8
CWR.................0      0      0

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 33.
MAX HUMIDITY........77 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.
CWR (0.01 IN).......0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 6 TO 8 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............17     17     6      10     14     28
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................49     45     42     40     38     36
RH..................30     46     52     58     62     67
20 FT WIND..........SE 5   SE 5   SE 5   SE 5   SE 5   SE 4
20 FT WIND GUST.....15     15     15     15     15     10
MIX HGT (FT)........500    500    600    600    700    700
TRANSPORT WIND......SE 8   SE 8   SE 8   SE 7   SE 7   SE 6
CWR.................0      0      0      0      0      0

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT). WIDESPREAD FROST
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 56.
MIN HUMIDITY........43 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH
                    AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
                    BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE LATE.
CWR (0.01 IN).......10 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 2 TO 6 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............41     54     59     61     63     62
WEATHER COV.........WIDSPD
WEATHER TYPE........FROST  NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................35     37     43     48     51     54
RH..................73     68     58     51     49     45
20 FT WIND..........SE 3   SE 2   S 3    S 4    S 4    S 3
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     5      5      5      10     5
MIX HGT (FT)........700    700    1000   1300   1600   1500
TRANSPORT WIND......SE 6   S 6    SE 5   SE 3   E 2    E 2
CWR.................0      0      0      0      0      10

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FORECASTER...MATTAROCHIA
REQUESTED BY...PATRICIA FELTON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140417.PEACH.02/RNK



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