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SPOT FORECAST FOR LAUREL HILL BURN...NCWRC
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
746 AM EDT WED MAY 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1030 EDT ON MAY 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...BERMUDA HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED OVER THE WESTERN ATLANTIC
WILL PREVAIL THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 86.
MIN HUMIDITY........53 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHT 5
                    TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING. GUSTY AND
                    ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2200 FT AGL IN THE MORNING...INCREASING TO 3500 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 7 TO 10 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH 2 TO 3 MPH
                    AFTER SUNSET.

TIME (EDT)          10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............84     81     73     79
WEATHER COV.........ISOLTD SCTTRD SCTTRD SCTTRD
WEATHER TYPE........RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV............       SCTTRD SCTTRD SCTTRD
TEMP................78     82     84     85
RH..................71     61     57     55
20 FT WIND..........SW 6   SW 7   SW 7   SW 6
20 FT WIND GUST.....              10
MIX HGT (FT)........1400   2200   3200   3500
TRANSPORT WIND......SW 8   W 9    W 10    S 5
LVORI...............4      2      2      2
ADI.................10     18     12     12

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND EARLY MORNING. ISOLATED
                    SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66.
MAX HUMIDITY........87 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE. GUSTY
                    AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS
                    UNTIL EARLY MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3400 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 2 TO 7 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............81     83     72     64     52     53
WEATHER COV.........SCTTRD SCTTRD ISOLTD ISOLTD ISOLTD ISOLTD
WEATHER TYPE........RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV............SCTTRD SCTTRD ISOLTD ISOLTD
TEMP................84     79     74     72     70     68
RH..................55     64     76     81     84     87
20 FT WIND..........S 4    S 4    S 4    S 3    S 3    SW 2
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      5      5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)........3400   3400   300    300    300    300
TRANSPORT WIND......SE 2   S 7    S 7    S 6    S 6    SW 5
LVORI...............3      3      3      5      5      5
ADI.................7      5      5      4      4      4

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 87.
MIN HUMIDITY........46 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1800 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 4400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 3 TO 6 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............54     58     54     53     55     53
WEATHER COV.........ISOLTD ISOLTD ISOLTD ISOLTD SCTTRD SCTTRD
WEATHER TYPE........RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV............                            SCTTRD SCTTRD
TEMP................67     70     77     82     85     86
RH..................90     84     69     56     50     46
20 FT WIND..........SW 2   S 2    S 2    S 2    S 3    S 3
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      5      5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)........300    800    1800   2800   3900   4400
TRANSPORT WIND......SW 5   S 5    S 3    SE 3   SE 6   SE 6
LVORI...............6      4      4      2      2      2
ADI.................2      6      6      12     16     16

$$
FORECASTER...PETRO
REQUESTED BY...CHRIS JORDAN
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150527.LAURE.01/RAH


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