Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FNUS72 KGSP 042003
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SPOT FORECAST FOR ROCK MOUNTAIN...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
303 PM EST SUN DEC 4 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1300 EST ON DECEMBER 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A MOIST WEDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL REMAIN ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH
THE OVERNIGHT BEFORE A WEAK COLD FRONT CROSSES FROM THE NORTHWEST.
HIGH PRESSURE QUICKLY BUILDS BACK IN WHILE MOIST AIR RETURNS LATE
MONDAY ASSOCIATED WITH A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM MOVING UP THE TENNESSEE
VALLEY. DRY HIGH PRESSURE RETURNS WEDNESDAY AND WILL REMAIN UNTIL
ANOTHER COLD FRONT APPROACHES EARLY THURSDAY.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG EARLY IN
                    THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 49.
MIN HUMIDITY........76 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 6
MPH LATE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 7 TO 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (1800 KNOT-FT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.07 INCHES.

TIME (EST)      1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........91  94  97  100 100
WEATHER COV.....CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
WEATHER TYPE....RN  RN  RN  RN  RN
TSTM COV........
TEMP............48  48  48  48  47
DEWPOINT........43  42  43  44  44
RH..............83  81  83  87  89
20 FT WIND DIR..S   S   S   SE  SE
20 FT WIND SPD..3   4   4   5   5
20 FT WIND GUST.5   10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.9 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.8
TRANSP WIND DIR.SW  SW  SW  W   SW
TRANSP WIND SPD.10  8   7   7   7
VRATE KT-FT/10008   6   5   5   5

.MONDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). RAIN.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 13 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 8 TO 16 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (4900 KNOT-FT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........1.23 INCHES.

TIME (EST)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100
WEATHER COV.....LKY LKY LKY DEF DEF DEF DEF DEF DEF DEF DEF DEF
WEATHER TYPE....RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN
TSTM COV........
TEMP............47  47  46  45  44  43  43  43  43  42  42  43
DEWPOINT........44  44  43  43  42  42  43  43  43  42  42  43
RH..............90  90  91  93  93  96  98  99  100 100 100 100
20 FT WIND DIR..SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  E   SE
20 FT WIND SPD..6   6   7   8   9   10  11  11  11  11  11  11
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  15  15  15  20  20  20  20  20  20  20
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.7 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.8
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  E   E   SE
TRANSP WIND SPD.8   10  12  14  15  16  16  16  16  16  16  15
VRATE KT-FT/10005   6   6   8   8   9   9   9   10  11  12  10

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). RAIN EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY LATE IN THE MORNING.
                    A CHANCE OF RAIN IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
MIN HUMIDITY........92 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 15 TO 23 MPH...INCREASING TO
                    SOUTHWEST 30 TO 38 MPH LATE IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN BECOMING WEST 37 TO 40 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON...DECREASING TO AROUND 29 MPH
                    LATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (9700-30700 KNOT-FT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.25 INCHES.

TIME (EST)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........100 100 98  96  94  95  96  97  95  94  93  88
WEATHER COV.....DEF DEF DEF LKY LKY LKY LKY CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
WEATHER TYPE....RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN
TSTM COV........
TEMP............43  44  45  46  46  47  47  47  48  48  48  47
DEWPOINT........43  44  45  46  46  46  46  46  46  46  46  45
RH..............100 100 100 100 98  97  96  96  95  95  96  96
20 FT WIND DIR..SE  S   S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  W   W   W
20 FT WIND SPD..11  11  10  8   7   6   7   7   7   8   8   8
20 FT WIND GUST.20  20  20  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.7 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.8 1.0 0.9
TRANSP WIND DIR.SE  SE  SE  S   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  W   W   W
TRANSP WIND SPD.15  17  23  30  36  38  40  40  39  38  37  29
VRATE KT-FT/100010  11  13  15  15  17  19  20  24  27  31  23

$$
FORECASTER...KRENTZ
REQUESTED BY...STEWART TURNER
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1603866.1/GSP



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