Spot Forecast Request
Issued by NWS Knoxville/Tri Cities, TN

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A SPOT FORECAST REQUEST HAS JUST BEEN RECEIVED FOR A PRESCRIBED FIRE
NAMED "Rowan s Creek"

           PRIORITY:  IMMEDIATE
               DATE:  11/20/14
               TIME:  1000
       PROJECT NAME:  Rowan s Creek
       PROJECT TYPE:  PRESCRIBED
  REQUESTING AGENCY:  National Park Service
REQUESTING OFFICIAL:  Burn Boss
     REQUEST REASON:  IAMS
                FAX:  (865) 436-1727
    EMERGENCY PHONE:  (865) 430-4751
           LOCATION:
              STATE:
               DLAT:   35.60111
               DLON:    83.79194
           EXPOSURE:  South
          FUEL TYPE:  Grass
         SHELTERING:  PARTIAL
   BOTTOM ELEVATION:  1700
      TOP ELEVATION:  1800
       SIZE (ACRES):  100

WEATHER CONDITIONS AT PROJECT OR FROM NEARBY STATIONS
Indian Grave RAWS ELEV=2700 TIME=1130 WIND=SSW 5 G12 T=40 TW=32 RH=39 TD= partly cloudy
Indian Grave RAWS ELEV=2700 TIME=1230 WIND=SW 6 G13 T=44 TW=34 RH=36 TD= partly cloudy
Indian Grave RAWS ELEV=2700 TIME=1330 WIND=SW 7 G16 T=47 TW=36 RH=32 TD= partly cloudy
Indian Grave RAWS ELEV=2700 TIME=1430 WIND=WSW 7 G16 T=45 TW=35 RH=34 TD= partly cloudy
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...REMARKS...
Please provide hourly weather for the burning period 1000-1600, and a
forecast for overnight and Friday.
Our prescription calls for temps of 45 or greater, and RH of 25 or
greater. Our on-site temps have been consistently higher than your
predicted over the past week see our observations above.  Indian
Grave RAWS is on a ridge just above the burn site.
Many thanks.

...WEATHER PARAMETERS REQUESTED...
    SKY / WEATHER: 0,0,1
      TEMPERATURE: 0,0,1
RELATIVE HUMIDITY: 0,0,1
     20 FOOT WIND: 0,0,1
 SMOKE DISPERSION: 0,0,1

SITE:  MRX
OFILE:  20141120.ROWAN.01
TIMEZONE:  EST5EDT


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