Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for Dutch John...USFS
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
846 AM EDT Wed Mar 29 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0900 EDT on March 29.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact this NWS office if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...
Weak high pressure will move over central NC today and remain in
control through Thursday before low pressure brings unsettled
weather to the area for Friday and Friday night.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (25-35 percent).
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 74.
Min humidity........49 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......North winds around 5 mph early in the
                    morning...becoming light and variable...then
                    becoming northeast 5 to 6 mph in the late
                    morning and afternoon.
Mixing height.......300-1700 ft AGL...increasing to 4500-5900 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....East 5 to 13 mph.
LVORI...............3.
ADI.................5...increasing to 33 late in the morning...then
                    decreasing to 22 late.
Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches.
Visibility..........7.

TIME (EDT)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
Sky (%).........20     33     41     41     46
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0      0      0      0      0
Temp............59     64     69     72     73
RH..............72     63     57     51     49
20 ft wind......N 5    NE 6   NE 6   NE 5   NE 5
20 ft wind gust.10     15     15     10     10
Mix hgt (ft)....1000   2400   3800   5200   5900
Transport wind..N 7    NE 13  NE 10  E 7    E 6
LVORI...........3      1      1      2      2
ADI.............8      37     37     29     22
Visibility (sm).7      7      7      7      7

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (45-55 percent)...then becoming
                    mostly cloudy (60-70 percent).
Chance of pcpn......10 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 52.
Max humidity........80 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Light and variable winds...becoming east 5 to 6
                    mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......5900 ft AGL...decreasing to 300 ft AGL early in
                    the evening.
Transport winds.....Southeast 5 to 7 mph.
LVORI...............3.
ADI.................22...decreasing to 4 early in the evening.
Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches.
Visibility..........7.

TIME (EDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
Sky (%).........47     49     62     69     74     73
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0      10     10     10     10     10
Temp............72     66     62     60     58     56
RH..............51     61     70     75     77     77
20 ft wind......E 4    E 4    E 4    E 5    E 5    E 5
20 ft wind gust.10     10     10     10     10     10
Mix hgt (ft)....5900   300    300    300    300    300
Transport wind..E 5    E 5    E 5    E 6    E 6    SE 7
LVORI...........2      3      3      3      4      4
ADI.............22     3      3      4      4      4
Visibility (sm).7      7      7      7      7      7

$$
Forecaster...LOCKLEAR
Requested by...Jeff Greene
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1705442.0/RAH
.EMAIL jefgreene@fs.fed.us



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