Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FNUS72 KGSP 301933
FWSGSP

SPOT FORECAST FOR BALD KNOB...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
333 PM EDT THU JUL 30 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1519 EDT ON JULY 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE THROUGH THE AREA THIS
AFTERNOON...AND SETTLE SOUTHEAST OF THE AREA TONIGHT THROUGH FRIDAY.
THE FRONT AND ASSOCIATED DEEPER MOISTURE WILL LIKELY REMAIN CONFINED
ALONG THE SOUTHEAST COASTLINE THROUGH THE WEEKEND...WITH SLIGHTLY
COOLER TEMPERATURES AND MUCH DRIER AIR EXPECTED OVER THE FORECAST
AREA. LOW LEVEL MOISTURE WILL GRADUALLY RETURN EARLY NEXT WEEK AS
ANOTHER COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NORTH.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (20-30 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. PATCHY
                    FOG LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 64.
MAX HUMIDITY........89 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 6 TO 14 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH IN
                    THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT. GUSTY AND
                    ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS EARLY
                    IN THE EVENING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2700-4500 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 300-900 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 8 TO 14 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............41     43     29     18     11     11
WEATHER COV.........ISOLTD
WEATHER TYPE........RNSHWR NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............ISOLTD
TEMP................81     76     71     68     65     64
RH..................62     72     80     81     83     87
20 FT WIND..........NW 5   N 6    N 9    N 10   N 8    N 7
20 FT WIND GUST.....15     15     25     25     20     20
MIX HGT (FT)........4500   900    600    400    300    300
TRANSPORT WIND......NW 10  N 13   N 12   N 13   N 14   N 10
LVORI...............1      3      4      4      4      4
ADI.................41     11     10     11     12     7

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 86.
MIN HUMIDITY........34 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-2400 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 5600-7200 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 8 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............11     10     10     10     11     11
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................64     66     72     78     83     86
RH..................89     87     59     45     36     34
20 FT WIND..........N 6    N 6    N 5    N 5    N 4    N 4
20 FT WIND GUST.....20     15     15     10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)........800    1800   3000   4300   5600   6700
TRANSPORT WIND......N 8    N 8    N 9    N 9    N 10   N 9
LVORI...............4      3      2      1      1      1
ADI.................5      18     30     35     45     43

$$
FORECASTER...MOORE
REQUESTED BY...ALBERT BASSETT
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150730.BALDK.01/GSP


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