Suppression Forecast
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FNUS71 KALY 281132
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SPOT FORECAST FOR FOR SAM S POINT FIRE...DEC FOREST RANGERS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE ALBANY NY
732 AM EDT THU APR 28 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0726 EDT ON APRIL 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

...RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES ARE EXPECTED TO DROP TO AROUND 20 TO 30
PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON...

A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO EXTEND SOUTH FROM THE
HUDSON BAY REGION INTO NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND THROUGH FRIDAY. THIS
WILL RESULT IN MAINLY DRY CONDITIONS AND SLIGHTLY COOLER THAN NORMAL
TEMPERATURES. A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM SLOWLY MOVING EASTWARD ACROSS
THE MID ATLANTIC STATES MAY BRING A FEW LIGHT SHOWERS TO SOUTHERN
PORTIONS OF THE AREA LATE TODAY INTO FRIDAY...WHILE THE REST OF
THE AREA WILL REMAIN DRY.

MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES THIS AFTERNOON ARE EXPECTED TO BE
BETWEEN 20 AND 30 PERCENT...RECOVERING TO MAX VALUES OF 65 TO 85
PERCENT TONIGHT. MINIMUM RH VALUES ON FRIDAY WILL RANGE FROM AROUND
30 PERCENT ACROSS NORTHERN AREAS...TO 50 PERCENT SOUTH.

WINDS TODAY WILL BE NORTHERLY AROUND 5 TO 10 MPH...DECREASING TO
AROUND 5 MPH TONIGHT. WINDS WILL BE LIGHT AND VARIABLE ON FRIDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY BY THIS AFTERNOON (55-65 PERCENT).
                    A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 52.
MIN HUMIDITY........30 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 8 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH 5
                    TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR.................10 PERCENT...INCREASING TO 20 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 8 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH 5
                    TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.
MAX HUMIDITY........79 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...BECOMING EAST 6 TO
                    8 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
CWR.................20 PERCENT...INCREASING TO 30 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...BECOMING EAST 6 TO
                    8 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
MIN HUMIDITY........58 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH.
CWR.................30 PERCENT...DECREASING TO 20 PERCENT IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 30 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...FRUGIS
REQUESTED BY...SCOTT JACKSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160428.SAMSP.01/ALY



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