Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FNUS72 KGSP 031941
FWSGSP

SPOT FORECAST FOR BALD KNOB...USDA FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
341 PM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1529 EDT ON AUGUST 03.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
DRY HIGH PRESSURE WILL WEAKEN THROUGH TUESDAY AS A WEAK COLD
FRONT DROPS SOUTH TOWARD OUR REGION. LOW LEVEL MOISTURE WILL
GRADUALLY RETURN THROUGH THE WORK WEEK AS THIS COLD FRONT APPROACHES
FROM THE AREA FROM THE NORTHWEST.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 92.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH
                    BY LATE MORNING. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2100 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 6300-8100 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 3 TO 8 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............18     23     31     39     47     50
WEATHER COV.........                     S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV............                     S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
TEMP................68     71     79     86     90     91
RH..................82     75     59     47     41     40
20 FT WIND..........NW 2   NW 2   NW 2   NW 3   W 3    NW 4
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      5      5      5      5      10
MIX HGT (FT)........300    300    3900   6300   7500   7300
TRANSPORT WIND......NW 3   NW 3   NW 6   NW 7   W 8    W 8
LVORI...............5      4      2      1      1      1
ADI.................2      4      27     32     37     37

$$
FORECASTER...GABRIC
REQUESTED BY...VINCE MOWERY
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150803.BALDK.01/GSP


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