Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR LOWER MOUNTAIN CAMPGROUND RX...NC STATE PARKS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
915 AM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1330 EDT ON JULY 31.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD ACROSS THE AREA TODAY AND CONTINUE INTO
THIS WEEKEND. THE MORNING INVERSION SHOULD LIFT BY 10 AM. HIGH
TEMPERATURE WILL BE AROUND 88 DEGREES UNDER BRIGHT SUNSHINE.
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL BE AROUND 34 PERCENT. GOOD RECOVERY IN
RELATIVE HUMIDITY TONIGHT WITH MAXIMUM VALUES NEAR 87. THE NEXT THREAT
FOR SHOWERS WILL BE EARLY NEXT WEEK...AND THAT WILL BE SCATTERED
AT BEST.

&&

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 88.
MIN HUMIDITY........34 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS THIS MORNING.
                    BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH LATE THIS AFTERNOON.
CWR (0.01 IN).......0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 4200 FT AGL LATE IN
                    THE MORNING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 3 TO 12 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............0      1
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................84     87
RH..................35     34
20 FT WIND..........N 3    NW 3
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      5
MIX HGT (FT)........4000   4200
TRANSPORT WIND......N 5    NW 5
CWR.................0      0

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 64.
MAX HUMIDITY........87 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
CWR (0.01 IN).......10 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL EARLY IN
                    THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 3 TO 5 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............2      7      2      3      11     11
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................82     78     74     71     69     68
RH..................43     51     59     64     68     74
20 FT WIND..........NW 3   NW 2   N 2    N 3    N 2    N 2
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      5      5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)........2900   300    300    300    300    300
TRANSPORT WIND......NW 5   NW 3   N 3    N 3    N 3    N 3
CWR.................0      0      0      0      0      0

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 87.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST AROUND
                    5 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
CWR (0.01 IN).......0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 5500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 3 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............11     11     8      7      9      14
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................66     68     75     80     84     86
RH..................83     78     59     48     42     40
20 FT WIND..........NW 2   NW 3   NW 3   W 3    W 4    W 4
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      5      5      10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)........300    300    1800   3400   4900   5300
TRANSPORT WIND......NW 3   NW 5   NW 7   NW 8   W 9    W 10
CWR.................0      0      0      0      0      0

$$
FORECASTER...KOSTURA
REQUESTED BY...MATT WINDSOR
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150731.LOWER.01/RNK



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