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FNUS72 KRAH 211234
FWSRAH

SPOT FORECAST FOR SKIDMORENORTH...NCFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
834 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 EDT ON OCTOBER 21.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...SURFACE BASED INVERSION WILL MIX OUT ONCE SURFACE
TEMPERATURE REACHES 63-66 DEGREES. WESTERLY SURFACE WIND WILL
OCCASIONALLY GUSTS TO 13-16 MPH THIS AFTERNOON IN OPEN AREAS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........70 AT IGNITION...MAX 75.
RH..................49 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 38 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......WINDS WEST AT 6 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 7
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 5300-5800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 6 TO 10 MPH...INCREASING TO 12 TO 16 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (EDT)          1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).............16     19     26
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................70     73     73
RH..................49     40     38
20 FT WIND..........W 5    W 5    W 6
20 FT WIND GUST.....15     15     15
MIX HGT (FT)........4000   5800   5800
TRANSPORT WIND......W 13   W 15   W 16
LVORI...............1      1      1
ADI.................37     64     60

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 44.
RH..................MAX 79 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 7 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5800 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 9 TO 16 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............30     43     34     28     20     23
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................69     59     55     52     50     48
RH..................44     62     69     74     74     77
20 FT WIND..........NW 6   NW 5   N 5    N 5    NW 5   NW 5
20 FT WIND GUST.....15     20     20     20     20     15
MIX HGT (FT)........5800   700    700    700    700    700
TRANSPORT WIND......NW 16  NW 16  NW 16  N 16   NW 14  NW 10
LVORI...............1      3      3      3      4      4
ADI.................60     11     11     7      5      5

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 66.
RH..................MIN 41 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH
                    IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-2100 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 4900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 8 TO 14 MPH...BECOMING NORTH 18 TO 23
                    MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...SHARP
REQUESTED BY...JASON HAYWOOD
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141021.SKIDM.01/RAH



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