Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SILVERMINE...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
538 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1726 EDT ON APRIL 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA TONIGHT...WITH HIGH PRESSURE
BUILDING IN FRIDAY INTO EARLY SATURDAY.  THE PASSING COLD FRONT WILL LIKELY
DELAY INVERSION EROSION ON FRIDAY TO AROUND THE NOON HOUR. A LOW PRESSURE
SYSTEM WILL APPROACH FROM THE WEST LATE SATURDAY WITH RAIN CHANCES INCREASING
GREATLY AT THAT POINT...LASTING THROUGH SUNDAY.  FCST RAINFALL AMOUNTS
RANGE FROM 1 TO 1.5 INCHES...WITH LOCALLY HEAVIER AMOUNTS POSSIBLE
ADJACENT TO ANY THUNDERSTORMS.  THUNDERSTORM THREAT WILL INCREASE SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...MAXIMIZING ON SUNDAY WHERE WIDESPREAD THUNDERSTORMS ARE FCST.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....71-79.
MIN HUMIDITY........35-42 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-1800 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 2500-4000 FT
                    AGL LATE IN THE MORNING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 8 TO 16 MPH...INCREASING TO 20 TO 21
                    MPH LATE IN THE MORNING.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............21     20     9      6      8      20
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................55     58     65     71     75     76
RH..................87     78     59     47     38     38
20 FT WIND..........NW 7   NW 6   NW 6   NW 6   NW 6   NW 6
20 FT WIND GUST.....15     15     15     15     15     15
MIX HGT (FT)........400    600    1800   2900   3900   4000
TRANSPORT WIND......NW 8   NW 9   NW 16  NW 21  NW 20  NW 21

$$
FORECASTER...GANT
REQUESTED BY...DAVID GREATHOUSE
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160428.SILVE.01/GSP



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