Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR ECON RIVER WILDERNESS AREA...SEMINOLE COUNTY NATURAL LANDS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
946 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1030 EST ON JANUARY 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL PASS OVER THE BURN AREA
AROUND MIDDAY WITH WINDS SHIFTING FROM WEST TO NORTHWEST WITH A
FEW GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH THROUGH THE EARLY AFTERNOON. WHILE NO
SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL IS EXPECTED...CURRENT RADAR DOES SHOW A FEW
SPRINKLES THAT MAY AFFECT THE BURN AREA WITH THE FRONT ALONG WITH
A PERIOD OF LOW CLOUDS. WINDS WILL DIMINISH TO 7 TO 10 MPH BY MID
AFTERNOON AS THEY CONTINUE TO VEER TO THE NORTH WITH SKIES
BECOMING PARTLY SUNNY. NORTH FLOW WILL PERSIST OVERNIGHT AND IS
EXPECTED TO REMAIN STRONG ENOUGH TO PRECLUDE ANY SIGNIFICANT
SETTLING OF SMOKE OR FOG DEVELOPMENT.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
MIN HUMIDITY........47 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 4 TO 7 MPH BECOMING NORTH-NORTHWEST
                    8 TO 12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1100-2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3000-3600 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST-NORTHWEST 13 TO 18 MPH BECOMING NORTH
                    10 TO 17 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....29 INCREASING TO 56 IN THE AFTERNOON.
LVORI...............1.

TIME (EST)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM
SKY (%).........PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  MCR MCR MCR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............63  65  68  70  70  70  68  66  62  59  57  56
RH..............67  62  60  57  51  49  50  58  62  64  64  62
20 FT WIND DIR..W   W   W   NW  NW  NW  NW  N   N   N   N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..6   8   8   10  12  10  9   8   8   8   7   7
20 FT WIND GUST.        15  18  15  15  10

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47.
MAX HUMIDITY........79 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 500-800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 9 TO 15 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....56 DECREASING TO 8 AFTER MIDNIGHT.
LVORI...............3.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 68.
MIN HUMIDITY........43 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-2400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4000 FT AGL IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 8 TO 16 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....45 INCREASING TO 60 IN THE AFTERNOON.
LVORI...............1.

$$
FORECASTER...MOSES
REQUESTED BY...NATURAL LANDS PROGRAM
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150130.ECONR.01/MLB





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