Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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SPOT FORECAST FOR FERN CREEK...NATIONAL PARK SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
628 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A WARM FRONT WILL BRING SOME CLOUDS TODAY...BUT DRY WEATHER AND
LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES ARE EXPECTED.

A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS FRIDAY...WITH A GOOD CHANCE FOR
SHOWERS.  A QUARTER TO A HALF AN INCH OF RAIN IS EXPECTED WITH THIS
FRONT.

A SECOND WEAK COLD FRONT ON SATURDAY MAY BRING A FEW SHOWERS TO
NORTHERN PORTIONS OF THE AREA.  HOWEVER...MOST OF THE AREA SHOULD BE
DRY FROM FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY.

WITH NOT MUCH TEMPERATURE CHANGE EXPECTED WITH EITHER FRONT...
TEMPERATURES FRIDAY AND SATURDAY WILL GENERALLY BE IN THE
70S.

A WET AND COOL PATTERN WILL THEN BEGIN TO TAKE HOLD NEXT WEEK.

.TODAY...
TIME (EDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........88        84        69        55
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TEMP............30        36        50        63
RH..............80        76        39        26
20 FT WIND......N 1       N 1       N 5G8     E 5G8
MIX HGT (FT)....200       400       1700      3200
TRANSPORT WIND..N 0       N 1       N 3       N 2
MIX HGT (FT)....200       400       1700      3200
TRANSPORT WIND..N 0       N 1       N 3       N 2
CWR.............0         0         0         0
LAL.............1         1         1         1
HAINES INDEX....4         4         5         5

.TONIGHT...
TIME (EDT)      6 PM      9 PM      MIDNGT    3 AM
SKY (%).........40        39        48        56
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TEMP............66        59        53        50
RH..............26        43        61        73
20 FT WIND......SE 5G10   E 0       SE 2G5    SE 6G10
MIX HGT (FT)....3500      2000      200       400
TRANSPORT WIND..S 2       E 3       E 3       SE 7
MIX HGT (FT)....3500      2000      200       400
TRANSPORT WIND..S 2       E 3       E 3       SE 7
CWR.............0         0         0         0
LAL.............1         1         1         1
HAINES INDEX....5         5         4         4

.FRIDAY...
TIME (EDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........77        87        88        90
WEATHER COV.....S CHC     CHANCE    LIKELY    LIKELY
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR    RNSHWR    RNSHWR    RNSHWR
TSTM COV........NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TEMP............49        55        65        69
RH..............86        75        59        52
20 FT WIND......S 7G15    S 8G15    S 9G15    SW 10G20
MIX HGT (FT)....400       400       2700      6200
TRANSPORT WIND..S 9       S 10      S 15      SW 25
MIX HGT (FT)....400       400       2700      6200
TRANSPORT WIND..S 9       S 10      S 15      SW 25
CWR.............10        30        60        50
LAL.............1         1         1         1
HAINES INDEX....4         4         3         3

$$
FORECASTER...RPY
REQUESTED BY...PEGGY AINSLIE
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140424.FERNC.01/RLX







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