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FNUS72 KRAH 251236
FWSRAH

SPOT FORECAST FOR CAGEL...NCFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
836 AM EDT THU AUG 25 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 EDT ON AUGUST 25.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...SURFACE BASED INVERSION WILL LIFT ONCE TEMPERATURES
WARM INTO THE MID 70S. LIGHT WIND REGIME EXPECTED TODAY AS HIGH
PRESSURE EXTENDS ACROSS THE REGION. INVERSION WILL SET UP BY SUNSET.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 91.
MIN HUMIDITY........44 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS, MAINLY SOUTHWEST,
                    4 TO 6 MPH
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 5100-5400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............35     37     42
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................85     89     90
RH..................51     45     44
20 FT WIND..........SW 6   SW 7   S 7
20 FT WIND GUST.....8      9      7
MIX HGT (FT)........4400   5100   5400
TRANSPORT WIND......SW 8   SW 5   SW 5
LVORI...............2      2      2
ADI.................24     19     19

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
MAX HUMIDITY........87 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5400 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL EARLY IN
                    THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 3 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............41     33     43     43     33     35
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................88     82     77     75     74     72
RH..................50     67     79     82     84     87
20 FT WIND..........S 2    S 1    S 1    S 1    SW 1   SW 0
20 FT WIND GUST.....5
MIX HGT (FT)........5400   300    300    300    300    300
TRANSPORT WIND......SW 3   S 2    S 2    S 2    SW 2   SW 1
LVORI...............2      3      3      5      6      6
ADI.................23     1      1      1      1      1

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 94.
MIN HUMIDITY........47 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1700 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 5400-5700 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 6 TO 9 MPH.


TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............35     35     31     28     26     30
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................72     73     82     88     92     92
RH..................87     87     67     55     47     47
20 FT WIND..........SW 0   W 0    NW 2   N 2    NE 2   E 2
20 FT WIND GUST.....              5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)........300    300    2500   4400   5400   5700
TRANSPORT WIND......SW 0   W 0    N 6    N 7    NE 8   N 8
LVORI...............6      4      4      2      2      2
ADI.................0      3      3      27     16     16

$$
FORECASTER...SHARP
REQUESTED BY...GARY MCLENDON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160825.CAGEL.01/RAH


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