Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FNUS72 KGSP 131937
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SPOT FORECAST FOR CHECKIN STATION RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
237 PM EST SAT FEB 13 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 EST ON FEBRUARY 14.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
COLD ARCTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH
MONDAY...WHILE A MOIST STORM SYSTEM CROSSES FROM THE WEST LATE
SUNDAY INTO TUESDAY. A FAST MOVING UPPER LEVEL SYSTEM WILL REACH THE
MOUNTAINS LATE TUESDAY...BEFORE DRY AND SEASONAL HIGH PRESSURE
RETURNS AND REMAINS THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........31 AT IGNITION...MAX 37.
RH..................39 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 30 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS EAST BECOMING SOUTHEAST AT 5 TO 6 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2300 FT AGL AT IGNITION...RISING TO 2800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 7 TO 14 MPH.

TIME (EST)          6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).............61  63  64  65  66  68  70  72  74  75  76  79
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........
TSTM COV............
TEMP................22  22  25  28  31  33  34  35  37  36  36  35
RH..................59  58  50  44  39  35  33  31  31  33  34  37
20 FT WIND DIR......E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   SE  SE  SE
20 FT WIND SPD......3   4   4   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
20 FT WIND GUST.....10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  15  15  15  10
MIX HGT (KFT).......1.0 1.0 1.4 1.8 2.3 2.5 2.6 2.8 2.8 2.7 2.7 2.4
TRANSP WIND DIR.....E   E   E   E   E   SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
TRANSP WIND SPD.....7   8   8   9   9   9   9   10  10  12  13  14
LVORI...............2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2
ADI.................9   10  13  17  19  20  21  24  24  26  29  30

.SUNDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SNOW
                    LATE IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 29.
RH..................MAX 74 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-2200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 7 TO 15 MPH.

TIME (EST)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............81     85     87     90     93     96
WEATHER COV.........              S CHC  CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   SNOW   SNOW   SNOW   SNOW
TSTM COV............
TEMP................34     32     31     30     30     29
RH..................39     43     46     49     54     62
20 FT WIND..........E 4    E 4    E 4    E 4    E 4    E 4
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     10     10     10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)........2200   1600   800    800    800    600
TRANSPORT WIND......SE 15  SE 15  E 13   E 12   E 9    E 8
LVORI...............2      2      2      2      2      3
ADI.................10     10     8      8      6      5

.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). MORNING SNOW LIKELY...
                    CHANGING OVER TO SLEET AND FREEZING RAIN...
                    THEN RAIN BY AFTERNOON.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 38.
RH..................MIN 58 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH UNTIL LATE
                    AFTERNOON...BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING EAST
                    AROUND 5 MPH LATE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-1400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 6 TO 12 MPH...INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 16
                    TO 24 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TIME (EST)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............99     100    100    100    100    99
WEATHER COV.........CHANCE CHANCE LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY DEFNTE
WEATHER TYPE........SNOW   FZRAIN RAIN   RAIN   RAIN   RAIN
TSTM COV............
TEMP................29     30     32     34     35     37
RH..................71     74     79     83     85     86
20 FT WIND..........E 4    E 4    E 4    E 3    E 3    E 3
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     10     10     5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)........700    800    1000   1200   1300   1400
TRANSPORT WIND......NE 6   E 12   S 21   S 24   SW 24  SW 24
LVORI...............3      3      3      4      4      4
ADI.................6      13     27     35     37     37

$$
FORECASTER...TOMKO
REQUESTED BY...NICHOLAS PETERS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160214.CHECK.01/GSP


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