Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for Tom Marx...USFS
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
755 AM EST Tue Feb 28 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0900 EST on February 28.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

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

.DISCUSSION...
A warm front lifting through the area this morning will result in a
mild southerly wind through Wednesday.  A strong a cold front will
cross the area Wednesday night.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (55-65 percent).
Chance of pcpn......10 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 75.
Min humidity........55 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Light and variable winds...becoming southwest 5
                    to 7 mph late in the morning.
Mixing height.......300-2100 ft AGL...increasing to 2600-3500 ft
                    AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....South 1 to 10 mph...becoming southwest 12 to 15
                    mph in the afternoon.
LVORI...............3.
ADI.................2...increasing to 29.
Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches.
Visibility..........7.

TIME (EST)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
Sky (%).........38     55     65     79     83
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).10     10     10     10     10
Temp............57     65     71     73     73
RH..............80     68     61     57     57
20 ft wind......S 3    S 5    S 6    SW 7   SW 6
20 ft wind gust.10     15     15     15     15
Mix hgt (ft)....700    1600   2600   3500   3500
Transport wind..S 7    S 10   S 12   SW 15  SW 13
LVORI...........5      3      1      1      2
ADI.............3      17     32     32     26
Visibility (sm).7      7      7      7      7

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). A slight chance
                    of showers in the evening.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 61.
Max humidity........93 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......South winds 5 to 6 mph early in the
                    evening...becoming light and variable...then
                    becoming south 6 to 9 mph after midnight.
Mixing height.......300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 5 to 13 mph.
LVORI...............4.
ADI.................26...decreasing to 7.
Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches.
Visibility..........6.

TIME (EST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
Sky (%).........85     84     83     82     82     82
Weather cov.....       S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
Weather type....NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).10     20     20     20     10     10
Temp............71     68     67     65     64     63
RH..............61     70     73     78     81     90
20 ft wind......S 6    S 4    SW 3   S 6    S 7    S 9
20 ft wind gust.10     5      5      10     15     15
Mix hgt (ft)....300    300    300    300    300    300
Transport wind..S 9    S 6    SW 5   S 8    S 10   S 13
LVORI...........2      3      4      4      4      5
ADI.............26     4      4      4      9      10
Visibility (sm).7      6      6      6      7      7

$$
Forecaster...STRICKLER
Requested by...Jeff Greene
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1703045.0/RAH
.EMAIL jefgreene@fs.fed.us



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