Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Huntsville, AL

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FNUS74 KHUN 091148
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SPOT FORECAST FOR TAPSVILLE PINETORCH...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
548 AM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 CST ON FEBRUARY 09.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED LIGHT SNOW WILL BE POSSIBLE TODAY OVER THE BURN AREA.
LITTLE OR NO ACCUMULATIONS ARE EXPECTED. NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15
MPH WITH GUSTS AROUND 25 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH 6 PM BEFORE
DIMINISHING. NO FOG IS EXPECTED TONIGHT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SNOW
                    SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 34.
MIN HUMIDITY........51 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 9 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND
                    25 MPH.
CWR.................40 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4800-6400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7100-8400 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN DECREASING TO 6200 FT
                    AGL LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 22 TO 24 MPH.

TIME (CST)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....SNSHWR SNSHWR SNSHWR SNSHWR SNSHWR
TEMP............29     31     33     34     32
RH..............72     58     51     54     56
20 FT WIND DIR..300    300    300    320    320
20 FT WIND SPD..8      9      9      9      8
20 FT WIND GUST.20     25     25     25     20
MIX HGT (FT)....5300   6400   7900   8400   6200
TRANSP WIND DIR.290    290    290    290    300
TRANSP WIND SPD.23     24     24     23     22
DISPERSION IDX..31     82     87     84     73
CHC OF PCPN (%).40     40     40     40     40

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SNOW SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 21.
MAX HUMIDITY........84 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH BECOMING LIGHT.
CWR.................20 PERCENT DECREASING TO 10 PERCENT IN THE LATE
                    EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3800-5100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 21 TO 24 MPH.

TIME (CST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........MCLDY  MCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....SNSHWR SNSHWR NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............30     27     25     24     23     22
RH..............60     71     78     81     68     65
20 FT WIND DIR..320    310    310    310    310    310
20 FT WIND SPD..8      7      5      5      6      5
20 FT WIND GUST.15     10                   10
MIX HGT (FT)....5100   4400   4200   4000   3900   3800
TRANSP WIND DIR.310    310    310    310    310    300
TRANSP WIND SPD.22     23     24     22     21     21
DISPERSION IDX..67     66     121    10     9      9
CHC OF PCPN (%).20     20     10     10     10     10

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 37.
MIN HUMIDITY........26 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 9 MPH.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3700-4200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 15 TO 21 MPH.

TIME (CST)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........MCLEAR CLEAR  MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............21     24     29     34     36     36
RH..............71     65     48     33     27     27
20 FT WIND DIR..310    310    310    300    290    290
20 FT WIND SPD..3      7      9      9      9      7
20 FT WIND GUST.5      10     15     15     15     10
MIX HGT (FT)....3900   3800   3900   4100   4200   4000
TRANSP WIND DIR.300    300    300    300    290    290
TRANSP WIND SPD.21     20     17     16     16     16
DISPERSION IDX..9      13     12     61     62     77
CHC OF PCPN (%).10     10     10     10     10     10

$$
FORECASTER...SHUMWAY
REQUESTED BY...CLARK
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160209.TAPSV.02/HUN



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