Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPOT FORECAST FOR ROCK MOUNTAIN...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
248 PM EST SAT DEC 3 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0700 EST ON DECEMBER 04.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
INCREASED MOISTURE WILL RETURN FROM THE WEST ON SUNDAY AND LINGER
INTO TUESDAY. A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL ARRIVE EARLY THURSDAY
BRINGING SOME OF THE COLDEST AIR OF THE SEASON SO FAR AT THE
END OF THE WEEK.

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG EARLY IN
                    THE MORNING. PATCHY FOG LATE IN THE MORNING.
                    RAIN.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 44.
MIN HUMIDITY........81 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25
                    MPH...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 MPH WITH GUSTS UP
                    TO 30 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 6 TO 12 MPH...INCREASING TO SOUTH 17
                    TO 24 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING
                    TO 30 TO 38 MPH LATE IN THE
                    MORNING...DECREASING TO AROUND 26 MPH LATE.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (4000-53400 KNOT-FT)...INCREASING
                    TO GOOD TO EXCELLENT (30400-65600 KNOT-FT) IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.96 INCHES.

TIME (EST)      7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........99  98  98  97  98  99  100 100 100 100 100
WEATHER COV.....DEF DEF DEF DEF DEF DEF DEF DEF DEF DEF DEF
WEATHER TYPE....RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN
TSTM COV........
TEMP............37  37  39  40  41  42  43  43  44  44  43
DEWPOINT........35  36  36  36  37  37  38  38  38  38  38
RH..............94  94  91  87  85  84  83  81  81  81  83
20 FT WIND DIR..S   S   SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
20 FT WIND SPD..7   9   10  12  14  17  17  17  16  15  13
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  20  25  30  30  30  30  25  20
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.7 0.9 1.1 1.4 1.6 1.8 2.0 1.9 1.9 1.8 1.3
TRANSP WIND DIR.SE  SE  S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
TRANSP WIND SPD.7   12  17  24  30  35  38  38  37  32  26
VRATE KT-FT/10004   9   17  29  41  53  66  64  60  51  30

.SUNDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG EARLY IN
                    THE EVENING. RAIN IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF
                    RAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 40.
MAX HUMIDITY........97 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20
                    MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 9 TO 18 MPH...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 8
                    MPH LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST 1 TO 3 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO FAIR (300-13300 KNOT-FT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.29 INCHES.

TIME (EST)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........99  99  99  100 100 99  99  98  97  96  95  97
WEATHER COV.....DEF DEF DEF DEF DEF LKY LKY CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
WEATHER TYPE....RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN
TSTM COV........
TEMP............43  42  42  41  41  41  42  43  43  43  44  44
DEWPOINT........39  39  39  39  39  40  41  42  42  42  43  43
RH..............86  90  91  91  91  94  96  97  97  96  95  95
20 FT WIND DIR..S   S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  W   W   W   NW
20 FT WIND SPD..11  9   7   6   5   4   4   3   3   4   4   4
20 FT WIND GUST.20  15  15  10  10  10  5   5   5   5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.8 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
TRANSP WIND DIR.SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  E   NE  N   N   N   NW  NW
TRANSP WIND SPD.18  12  9   8   7   5   2   1   1   2   3   3
VRATE KT-FT/100013  4   3   2   2   1   1   0   0   1   1   1

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF RAIN UNTIL
                    LATE AFTERNOON...THEN RAIN LIKELY EARLY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 52.
MIN HUMIDITY........85 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING EAST 6 TO 7
                    MPH LATE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 2 TO 7 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH 10 TO 14
                    MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (600 KNOT-FT).
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.16 INCHES.

TIME (EST)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........98  100 100 100 100 99  98  97  98  99  100 100
WEATHER COV.....CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC LKY LKY LKY LKY
WEATHER TYPE....RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN  RN
TSTM COV........
TEMP............44  44  45  45  45  47  49  50  51  51  51  51
DEWPOINT........43  43  44  44  44  45  46  47  47  47  47  47
RH..............96  96  97  97  97  94  91  90  86  85  85  85
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  W   SW  S   S   SE  E   E
20 FT WIND SPD..4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   5   5   6   6
20 FT WIND GUST.5   5   5   5   5   5   5   10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.9
TRANSP WIND DIR.N   N   NW  W   W   W   SW  SW  SW  S   S   S
TRANSP WIND SPD.2   3   7   12  14  14  13  10  10  12  13  13
VRATE KT-FT/10001   1   2   3   3   5   6   6   6   7   8   9

$$
FORECASTER...HINSON
REQUESTED BY...STEWART TURNER
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1603866.0/GSP



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