Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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FNUS72 KCAE 291134
FWSCAE

SPOT FORECAST FOR ENOREE COMPARTMENT 160...USDA FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
734 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 EDT ON MARCH 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...AIR MASS QUITE DRY TODAY AS RIDGE OF MODIFIED CANADIAN HIGH
PRESSURE SETTLES OVER THE AREA. THE MAIN CONCERN TODAY IS VERY LOW
AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY...WITH READINGS FALLING INTO THE UPPER TEENS.
ALSO...EXPECT LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS TODAY/LIGHT TRANSPORT WINDS. SMOKE
MANAGEMENT FORECAST INDICATES SMOKE MAY LINGER IN THE AREA DUE TO SINKING
MOTION AND LIGHT WINDS AT THE BURN SITE. POOR DISPERSION EARLY IN THE EVENING
THEN FAIR AFTER MIDNIGHT AS LOW LEVEL WINDS INCREASE AHEAD OF APPROACHING
COLD FRONT.

POSITIVE OR NEGATIVE FEEDBACK INCLUDING OBSERVATIONS TAKEN AT
THE BURN SITE WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATED.  YOU CAN USE THE SAME
WEBPAGE WHERE YOU REQUESTED THE SPOT FORECAST FOR THIS.  YOU MAY
ALSO CALL OUR OFFICE IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS.

.TODAY...
TIME (EDT)          11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%)..............0   0   1   4   5   6   6
WEATHER COV..........
WEATHER TYPE.........
TEMP.................45  49  52  54  56  57  57
RH...................28  24  21  20  18  18  18
20 FT WIND DIR.......SE  SE  S   SW  SW  SW  S
20 FT WIND DIR.......120 140 180 210 210 210 200
20 FT WIND SPD.......3   2   2   3   3   4   3
20 FT WIND GUST......5   5   5   5   5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)........2.3 3.0 3.6 4.2 4.2 4.3 4.4
TRANSP WIND DIR......SE  S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW
TRANSP WIND SPD......7   7   8   9   8   8   7
LVORI................2   2   1   1   1   1   2

.TONIGHT...
TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%)..............6      5      20     41     56     67
WEATHER COV..........
WEATHER TYPE.........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP.................57     52     47     45     43     41
RH...................20     28     37     41     51     59
20 FT WIND...........S 2    S 2    S 3    S 3    S 4    SW 5
20 FT WIND GUST......5      5      5      5      5      10
MIX HGT (FT).........4200   400    400    300    300    200
TRANSPORT WIND.......S 7    S 6    S 7    SW 7   SW 8   SW 9
LVORI................1      2      2      2      2      3

$$
FORECASTER...PETROLITO
REQUESTED BY...TODD BENNETT
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150329.ENORE.01/CAE






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