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Spot Forecast for Macedonia Starts...USDA FOREST SERVICE
National Weather Service Huntsville AL
1214 PM CST Tue Feb 21 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1200 CST on February 21.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
Broken to overcast cloud cover prevails at the burn site with
only isolated showers thus far today. Additional scattered showers
is expected at the site this afternoon into this evening, however
precipitation totals will only be around a quarter of an inch.
Drizzle will also occur tonight as low clouds develop.
Southeasterly winds will be 10-15 mph with periodic gusts up to 25
mph this afternoon but will slacken at sunset down to 5 mph.


.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Light showers likely.
Max temperature.....Around 65.
Min humidity........72 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph
                    early in the afternoon.
CWR.................40 percent...increasing to 60 percent.
Chance of pcpn......60 percent.
Mixing height.......1900-2400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 13 to 15 mph.
LVORI...............3.

TIME (CST)      12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........CDY CDY CDY CDY CDY CDY
WEATHER COV.....CHC CHC CHC LKY LKY LKY
WEATHER TYPE....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TEMP............62  62  62  62  63  62
RH..............84  84  84  84  81  84
20 FT WIND DIR..140 140 140 130 130 130
20 FT WIND SPD..7   7   7   7   7   6
20 FT WIND GUST.25  20  10  15  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.4 2.4 2.4 2.2 2.1 1.9
TRANSP WIND DIR.170 170 170 160 150 150
TRANSP WIND SPD.13  13  13  14  15  15
DISPERSION IDX..27  27  27  28  29  29
LVORI...........3   3   3   3   3   3
CWR.............40  40  40  60  60  60
CHC OF PCPN (%).40  40  40  60  60  60

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). A chance of rain and
                    drizzle. Fog is possible on ridgetops tonight.
Min temperature.....Around 56.
Max humidity........100 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds around 5 mph early in the
                    evening...becoming light.
CWR.................50 percent...decreasing to 40 percent in the
                    evening...then increasing to 50
                    percent...decreasing to 40 percent.
Chance of pcpn......50 percent.
Mixing height.......300-1700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East 10 to 17 mph.
LVORI...............7.

TIME (CST)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........CDY CDY CDY CDY CDY CDY CDY CDY CDY CDY CDY CDY
WEATHER COV.....CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
WEATHER TYPE....RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN
TEMP............62  61  60  59  58  58  57  58  58  57  57  56
RH..............84  87  90  93  93  93  96  93  96  100 100 100
20 FT WIND DIR..120 120 120 120 110 100 090 090 090 090 090 080
20 FT WIND SPD..5   3   3   3   3   3   2   2   2   2   2   3
20 FT WIND GUST.10  5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)...1.7 1.5 1.3 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.3 0.3 0.3
TRANSP WIND DIR.140 140 140 140 130 130 120 120 120 120 100 090
TRANSP WIND SPD.17  17  17  16  15  14  12  12  12  10  10  10
DISPERSION IDX..30  28  26  19  17  16  5   5   5   5   5   5
LVORI...........4   4   4   5   5   5   7   7   7   9   9   9
CWR.............50  50  50  40  40  40  50  50  50  40  40  40
CHC OF PCPN (%).50  50  50  40  40  40  50  50  50  40  40  40

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). A slight chance
                    of rain and drizzle in the morning...then a
                    slight chance of showers in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....Around 72.
Min humidity........63 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds.
CWR.................20 percent.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
Mixing height.......700-2600 ft AGL...increasing to 2300-3600 ft
                    AGL late in the morning.
Transport winds.....Southeast 7 to 10 mph.
LVORI...............6.

TIME (CST)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........CDY CDY MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC  MC
WEATHER COV.....SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
WEATHER TYPE....RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TEMP............56  57  58  61  63  66  69  71  72  72  71  68
RH..............100 100 96  90  87  78  70  66  64  64  63  70
20 FT WIND DIR..080 090 100 100 110 120 130 130 130 140 140 130
20 FT WIND SPD..3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   2
20 FT WIND GUST.5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.7 1.1 1.6 2.1 2.6 3.1 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.1 2.7 2.3
TRANSP WIND DIR.080 080 080 090 110 130 140 140 140 140 140 140
TRANSP WIND SPD.10  10  10  9   9   9   8   8   8   7   7   7
DISPERSION IDX..4   4   7   6   6   22  22  22  30  24  21  17
LVORI...........9   9   9   4   4   4   3   3   3   3   3   3
CWR.............20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20
CHC OF PCPN (%).20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20

$$
Forecaster...Saari
Requested by...Noonan Phifer
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1702575.0/HUN
.EMAIL ncphifer@fs.fed.us



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