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SPOT FORECAST FOR DALEY...NCFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
955 AM EDT MON SEP 22 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 EDT ON SEPTEMBER 22.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
NORTHERLY WINDS IN THE WAKE OF A COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE THIS MORNING WILL
USHER IN COOLER AND DRIER AIR INTO CENTRAL NC TODAY. THE FRONT WILL
STALL OUT ALONG THE COAST THROUGH MIDWEEK AS COOL HIGH PRESSURE EXTENDS
INTO THE AREA FROM THE NORTH.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77.
MIN HUMIDITY........37 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO
                    6 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2200 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 2900-4800 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 6 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).............35     39     38
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................76     77     77
RH..................40     37     37
20 FT WIND..........N 5    N 5    N 4
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)........3500   4800   4800
TRANSPORT WIND......N 9    N 8    N 6
LVORI...............1      1      2
ADI.................31     32     19

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT)...THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
MAX HUMIDITY........72 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 5
                    TO 6 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4800 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 6 TO 8 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............37     36     40     44     48     57
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................75     67     63     61     60     58
RH..................40     56     65     67     69     72
20 FT WIND..........NE 3   NE 3   NE 3   NE 3   N 4    NE 5
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      5      5      5      10     10
MIX HGT (FT)........4800   300    300    300    300    300
TRANSPORT WIND......N 6    NE 6   NE 6   NE 6   N 7    NE 8
LVORI...............2      3      3      3      3      3
ADI.................19     3      3      4      5      5

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (65-75 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 69.
MIN HUMIDITY........45 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2200 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 2500 FT AGL
                    LATE.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 8 TO 12 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............65     74     74     74     74     66
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................57     56     61     65     68     68
RH..................72     74     60     50     45     45
20 FT WIND..........NE 5   NE 5   NE 5   NE 5   NE 5   NE 5
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     10     10     10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)........300    300    900    1500   2200   2500
TRANSPORT WIND......NE 8   NE 9   NE 12  NE 10  NE 9   NE 10
LVORI...............3      3      3      2      2      2
ADI.................6      11     11     17     20     20

$$
FORECASTER...LOCKLEAR
REQUESTED BY...JASON HAYWOOD
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140922.DALEY.01/RAH



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