Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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Spot Forecast for C-48...USFS
National Weather Service Charleston SC
747 AM EDT Sat Mar 25 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1000 EDT on March 25.
If conditions become unrepresentative, contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
Atlantic high pressure will weaken into early next week.
A weak cold front should then stall over the area during the middle
of next week, then shift back north as a warm front late in the week.

Fog potential for tonight: Low

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny.
Chance of pcpn......10 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 76.
Min humidity........48 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light and variable winds...becoming south 5 to
                    8 mph late in the morning.
Mixing Height.......Max 4400 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....South 10 to 12 mph.
Max ADI.............29.
Inversion End.......0930
Remarks...A sea breeze is expected to move inland across the fire
site during the early afternoon.

TIME (EDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky cover.......MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0   0   0   0   0   0   0   10
Temp............62  66  69  72  74  74  74  73
RH..............78  68  59  53  48  48  50  51
20 FT wind dir..S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT wind spd..4   5   6   7   7   8   8   8
20 FT wind gust.    6   10  10  10  12  12  12
Mix hgt (kft)...2.2 3.2 3.4 3.6 3.8 4.0 4.2 4.4
Transp wind dir.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
Transp wind spd.10  10  12  12  12  12  12  12
LVORI...........7   6   5   3   2   2   2   3
ADI.............11  15  20  24  29  25  20  16

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy.
Chance of pcpn......10 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 57.
Max humidity........90 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds 6 to 7 mph early in the
                    evening...becoming light and variable.
Max LVORI...........6.
Min ADI.............3.
Inversion Begin.....2000

TIME (EDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
Sky cover.......MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).10     10     10     10     10     10
Temp............72     67     64     62     60     59
RH..............53     63     70     75     84     87
20 ft wind......S 7    SE 4   SE 3   SE 3   SE 4   SE 3
20 ft wind gust.10            4      4             4
Mix hgt (ft)....4200   800    800    600    300    300
Transport wind..SE 10  SE 10  SE 4   SE 4   SE 4   SE 4
LVORI...........3      3      4      4      5      5
ADI.............12     3      3      3      3      3

.SUNDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny. A slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms late.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 77.
Min humidity........50 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light and variable winds...becoming south 5 to
                    10 mph with gusts up to 20 mph in the late
                    morning and afternoon. Gusty and erratic winds
                    expected near thunderstorms late.
Mixing Height.......Max 4700 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Light winds...becoming south 8 to 12 mph in the
                    late morning and afternoon.
Max ADI.............32.
Inversion End.......0900

TIME (EDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
Sky cover.......MCLDY     MCLDY     MCLDY     MCLDY
Weather type....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).10        10        10        10
Temp............58        62        75        77
RH..............90        81        54        50
20 FT wind......SE 3G4    SE 5G6    S 7G10    S 9G14
Mix hgt (ft)....300       1300      3700      4300
Transport wind..SE 4      S 8       S 10      SE 12
LVORI...........6         5         3         1
ADI.............4         10        23        27

$$
Forecaster...Dixon
Requested by...Paul Churchill
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1705182.0/CHS
.EMAIL pchurchill@fs.fed.us


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