Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BUCK HILL RX BURN...VIRGINIA DEPARTMENT OF GAME AND FISH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
1039 PM EDT WED AUG 26 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 EDT ON AUGUST 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVERHEAD THROUGH THURSDAY BRINGING
DRY CONDITIONS. WINDS WILL BE VERY LIGHT OR CALM LIKELY RESULTING IN
POOR VENTILATION RATES AND SMOKE DISPERSAL.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING.
TEMPERATURE.........71 AT IGNITION...MAX 75.
RH..................63 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 55 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTHWEST AT 2 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600 FT AGL AT IGNITION IMPROVING TO 3475 FT AGL AT MAX
                    HEATING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 1 TO 3 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH 1 TO 5 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR /4800 KNOT-FT/ AT IGNITION. MAX...FAIR
                    /24000 KNOT-FT/.

TIME (EDT)       NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%)..........28     35     31
WEATHER COV......
WEATHER TYPE.....NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP.............71     73     73
RH...............63     57     59
20 FT WIND.......SW 2   SW 1   SE 2
20 FT WIND GUST..
CWR..............0      0      0
VRATE KT-FT/1000.5      7      22

$$
FORECASTER...ROSA
REQUESTED BY...TYLER URGO
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150827.BUCKH.01/LWX



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