Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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FNUS73 KPAH 280906
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SPOT FORECAST FOR SAND PRAIRIE RX...MDC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
306 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CST ON JANUARY 28.

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
MODERATE HUMIDITY AND SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH EXPECTED WITH PLENTY
OF SUNSHINE MIDDAY THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........41 AT IGNITION...MAX 49.
RH..................66 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 48 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTH AT 7 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 9 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH AT IGNITION...MAX 4.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800 FT AGL AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE 300-2200 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 9 TO 15 MPH.

TIME (CST)      11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........MCR MCR MCR MCR MCR MCR MCR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............41  44  46  48  48  48  47
RH..............66  60  57  54  55  56  58
20 FT WIND DIR..S   S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT WIND SPD..6   6   6   7   7   6   6
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  15  15  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT)...1.8 2.0 2.2 2.2 2.0 1.5 0.8
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   SE
TRANSP WIND SPD.14  13  14  15  15  13  10
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0
HAINES INDEX....4   4   4   4   4   4   4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    RAIN SHOWERS.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 41.
RH..................MAX 95 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 11 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 5 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR MODERATE POTENTIAL
                    FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 9 TO 14 MPH.

TIME (CST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........PCLDY  PCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............46     45     44     43     43     42
RH..............60     66     74     79     84     89
20 FT WIND......S 6    S 7    S 8    S 7    S 8    SW 8
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     15     15     20     20
MIX HGT (FT)....300    200    200    300    500    400
TRANSPORT WIND..SE 9   S 12   S 14   S 14   S 14   S 13
CWR.............0      0      0      0      0      0
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      5      4      3

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (55-65 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 49.
RH..................MIN 58 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 12 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 5 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR MODERATE POTENTIAL
                    FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2300-4100 FT AGL
                    IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 12 TO 20 MPH INCREASING TO NORTHWEST 24 TO
                    29 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TIME (CST)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........MCLDY     MCLDY     MCLDY     MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TEMP............42        44        46        47
RH..............98        91        73        62
20 FT WIND......SW 7G15   NW 8G15   NW 10G20  NW 10G20
MIX HGT (FT)....300       2300      3200      4000
TRANSPORT WIND..SW 12     NW 24     NW 26     NW 26
CWR.............0         0         0         0
HAINES INDEX....4         5         4         4

$$
FORECASTER...WFO PADUCAH
REQUESTED BY...BRUCE HENRY
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150128.SANDP.01/PAH






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