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SPOT FORECAST FOR FIREWORKS...NPS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
140 PM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1225 EDT ON JULY 03.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

LOW PRESSURE APPROACHING FROM THE WEST WILL CAUSE A STATIONARY FRONT
OVER NORTH CAROLINA TO MOVE NORTHWARD AS A WARM FRONT THIS AFTERNOON
BRINGING UNSETTLED WEATHER TO THE REGION. HIGH PRESSURE WILL BRIEFLY
RETURN TO THE AREA SUNDAY BEFORE ANOTHER UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE
STALLS OVER THE AREA MONDAY AND TUESDAY. NEXT COLD FRONT WILL
APPROACH THE REGION WEDNESDAY.

.TONIGHT...

SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (600-37100 KNOT-FT).
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING...THEN SHOWERS
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE EVENING.

TIME (EDT)       6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%)..........92     97     98     98     97     98
WEATHER COV......CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE LIKELY LIKELY DEFNTE
WEATHER TYPE.....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP.............77     75     71     67     65     65
RH...............67     71     81     93     100    100
20 FT WIND.......SE 5   SE 4   SE 4   SE 5   SE 4   E 3
20 FT WIND GUST..7                    7             4
VRATE KT-FT/1000.37     3      1      1      2      1

.INDEPENDENCE DAY...

SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (1400-22500 KNOT-FT).
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON. A
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 75.
MIN HUMIDITY........71 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN BECOMING NORTH AROUND 5 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (EDT)       6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%)..........98     98     97     95     91     89
WEATHER COV......DEFNTE DEFNTE LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE.....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP.............65     65     67     70     73     75
RH...............100    100    93     84     73     71
20 FT WIND.......E 4    E 4    N 3    N 3    N 4    N 4
20 FT WIND GUST..              4      4
VRATE KT-FT/1000.1      3      7      15     23     20

$$
FORECASTER...MARTIN
REQUESTED BY...TOM JONES
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150703.FIREW.01/LWX



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