Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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SPOT FORECAST FOR PREWITT...USDA-FS DANIEL BOONE NF
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
633 AM EDT SUN MAR 29 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1030 EDT ON MARCH 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL BEGIN TO DEPART THE AREA TODAY. HOWEVER...
DEWPOINTS WILL BE SLOW TO INCREASE EVEN AS THE AIRMASS MODERATES...AND
HUMIDITIES SHOULD DROP BELOW 20 PERCENT ACROSS THE AREA. ADDITIONALLY...
SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TD 10 MPH WILL GUST TO BETWEEN 15 AND 20
MPH IN THE AFTERNOON. A PASSING COLD FRONT WILL THEN BRING A GOOD CHANCE
OF SHOWERS TO THE AREA SUNDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY ON MONDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
TEMPERATURE.........36-38 AT IGNITION...MAX 53-56.
RH..................48-51 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 15-18 PERCENT.
VENT RATE...........FAIR /22600 KNOT-FT/ AT IGNITION. INCREASING
                    TO EXCELLENT (60400-72300 KNOT-FT) BY 1600.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTH AROUND 6 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 6 TO 9 MPH AROUND 1100.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTH 3 TO 5 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 9 MPH
                    AROUND 1100.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2400 FT AGL AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE 400-2000 FT
                    AGL INCREASING TO 2400-3900 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 3 TO 9 MPH INCREASING AND BECOMING SOUTHWEST
                    15 TO 21 MPH.

TIME (EDT)      11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........0   4   5   10  12  16  18
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP............31  37  42  47  50  53  54
RH..............49  37  29  24  19  17  16
20 FT WIND DIR..S   S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT WIND SPD..6   7   7   8   9   9   9
20 FT WIND GUST.10  12  12  15  16  16  16
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.0 2.4 3.2 3.7 3.7 3.9 3.9
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   SW
TRANSP WIND SPD.9   10  12  13  15  18  21
VRATE KT-FT/100016  23  33  42  50  60  72

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 43.
RH..................MAX 97 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 8 MPH THROUGH 0100...THEN
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTH SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST
                    AROUND 5 MPH AFTER 0000.
CWR.................80 PERCENT.

TIME (EDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........28  48  58  64  75  81  83  88  90  91  94  95
WEATHER COV.....                SCH CHC CHC LKY LKY DEF LKY CHC
WEATHER TYPE....                RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TSTM COV........
TEMP............55  55  53  51  49  48  47  47  46  45  45  44
RH..............17  19  24  30  39  47  53  58  65  73  79  89
20 FT WIND DIR..S   S   S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW  W   W
20 FT WIND SPD..8   8   7   8   8   8   8   6   3   3   2   2
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  15  15  15  15  10  10  5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)...3.6 3.0 2.7 2.4 1.8 1.5 1.4 1.3 1.2 1.1 0.8 0.6
TRANSP WIND DIR.SW  S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  S   S
TRANSP WIND SPD.26  30  33  32  30  26  26  25  23  16  7   0
VRATE KT-FT/100081  79  78  67  46  34  32  29  25  15  5   0

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY.
                    CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 57-59.
RH..................MIN 33-36 PERCENT.
VENT RATE...........POOR TO GOOD (0-48100 KNOT-FT) INCREASING TO
                    GOOD (52900 KNOT-FT) AROUND 1600.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH AROUND
                    1200.
RIDGETOP WIND.......WEST 3 TO 5 MPH BECOMING NORTHWEST 6 TO 9 MPH
                    AROUND 1200.
CWR.................50 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2900-4600 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 2 TO 8 MPH...INCREASING TO 8 TO 14 MPH AROUND
                    1000...BEFORE SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST AT 13 TO
                    14 MPH AROUND 1300.

TIME (EDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........91     80     62     52     42     37
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
TEMP............44     43     45     51     55     58
RH..............93     96     82     61     47     40
20 FT WIND......W 2    W 3    W 5    NW 5   NW 6   NW 7
20 FT WIND GUST.5      10     10     10     10     15
MIX HGT (FT)....600    600    1300   2000   3400   4300
TRANSPORT WIND..W 2    W 3    W 8    W 14   NW 13  NW 13
VRATE KT-FT/10000      0      9      23     36     48

$$
FORECASTER...JP
REQUESTED BY...ALISON COONS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150329.PREWI.02/JKL


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