Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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Spot Forecast for Hainesfield...USFS
National Weather Service Paducah KY
1036 PM CST Thu Feb 15 2018

Forecast is based on request time of 2300 CST on February 15.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...

A cold front will arrive at or just after midnight. Winds will initially
turn to the west northwest and then to the north around 3 AM. The strongest
winds are expected with the northerly winds. Scattered to numerous showers
may bring some wetting rains to the region after 2 AM.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Chance of rain showers
                    in the evening, then rain showers after
                    midnight.
CWR.................0 percent late this evening, then 70-80 percent after
                    midnight
Temperature.........65 at request...Min 39.
RH..................70 percent at request...Max 87 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Winds southwest at 6 to 10 mph late this evening...
                    becoming northwest 6 to 14 mph just after midnight
                    and eventually north at 16 to 18 mph with gusts up
                    to 25 mph around 3 AM.
Haines Index........2 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth at request...max 2.

TIME (CST)      11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky cover.......CDY CDY CDY CDY CDY CDY CDY
Weather cov.....CHC LKY LKY DEF DEF DEF LKY
Weather type....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........
CWR.............0   60  70  80  80  80  70
Temp............65  62  59  56  52  49  46
RH..............70  78  87  80  77  74  73
20 FT wind dir..SW  W   W   NW  N   N   N
20 FT wind spd..6   9   12  14  16  17  18
20 FT wind gust.10  15  15  20  25  25  25
Haines index....2   2   2   2   2   2   2

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent) then becoming partly
                    sunny (55-65 percent). Rain showers likely
                    early in the morning, then chance of rain
                    showers in the morning.
CWR.................0 percent.
Temperature.........Max 44.
RH..................Min 44 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......North winds 9 to 18 mph shifting to the
                    northeast 7 to 8 mph late in the afternoon.
Haines Index........2 to 4 or very low potential for large plume
                    dominated fire growth to or low potential for
                    large plume dominated fire growth.

TIME (CST)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
Sky cover.......CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
Weather cov.....LIKELY CHANCE CHANCE
Weather type....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
CWR.............0      0      0      0      0      0
Temp............43     39     38     40     43     44
RH..............73     73     73     67     55     49
20 FT wind dir..N      N      N      N      N      N
20 FT wind spd..18     14     12     10     9      7
20 FT wind gust.25     25     20     15     15     10
Haines index....2      3      3      4      4      4

$$
Forecaster...SPAETH
Requested by...Kristin Nickell
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1802052.0/PAH
.EMAIL momocdispatch@fs.fed.us



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