Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3
000
FNUS72 KMHX 291127
FWSMHX

SPOT FORECAST FOR COMPARTMENT 24...US FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
727 AM EDT MON JUN 29 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0740 EDT ON JUNE 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A STALLED FRONT OVER THE AREA WILL GRADUALLY DISSIPATE TODAY.
TYPICAL SUMMER TIME PATTERN IS THEN EXPECTED FOR THE REST OF THE
WEEK WITH HIGH PRESSURE OFFSHORE AND A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE TO
THE WEST.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 85.
MIN HUMIDITY........58 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 8 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......MAX 4900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 4 TO 8 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).............38  40  44  49  53  59  62  59  52  45
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........
TSTM COV............
TEMP................74  77  79  81  82  83  84  84  84  83
RH..................82  74  69  65  63  61  59  59  61  63
20 FT WIND DIR......NE  NE  E   E   E   SE  SE  SE  SE  S
20 FT WIND SPD......1   1   2   3   4   5   5   6   6   6
20 FT WIND GUST.....            5   5
LVORI...............4   3   3   3   2   2   2   2   2   1
ADI.................5   10  19  28  18  19  21  22  22  30
HAINES INDEX........3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 72.
MAX HUMIDITY........94 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 6 OR VERY LOW TO HIGH POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
                    PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......MIN 300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 8 TO 17 MPH...INCREASING TO 14 TO 18
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TIME (EDT)          6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).............38  31  28  28  27  26  26  25  25  24  23  23
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........
TSTM COV............
TEMP................82  81  79  78  77  76  75  75  74  74  74  73
RH..................65  69  74  76  79  85  87  87  90  90  90  93
20 FT WIND DIR......S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
20 FT WIND SPD......5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
20 FT WIND GUST.....
LVORI...............3   3   3   4   4   4   5   5   5   5   5   6
ADI.................28  4   4   5   6   7   7   8   8   8   7   6
HAINES INDEX........3   4   4   4   4   4   4   3   3   4   5   6

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 89.
MIN HUMIDITY........54 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 TO 6 OR LOW TO HIGH POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......MAX 5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 9 TO 17 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH AROUND
                    20 MPH LATE.

TIME (EDT)          6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).............22  22  22  23  25  27  29  31  32  31  29  28
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........
TSTM COV............
TEMP................73  74  76  79  82  85  86  87  88  88  88  87
RH..................93  90  85  77  67  61  59  57  55  55  55  57
20 FT WIND DIR......SW  SW  W   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  S   S   S   SW
20 FT WIND SPD......5   5   5   6   7   7   8   8   9   9   10  10
20 FT WIND GUST.....            10  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15
LVORI...............6   5   4   4   3   2   1   1   1   1   1   1
ADI.................6   9   9   12  21  26  34  43  40  45  49  51
HAINES INDEX........6   5   5   5   5   5   5   4   4   4   4   4

$$
FORECASTER...FREDERICK
REQUESTED BY...DAVID NELSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150629.COMPA.01/MHX


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.