Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPOT FORECAST FOR LAKE JAMES...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
843 AM EST SAT JAN 31 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 EST ON JANUARY 31.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
DRY HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST OVER THE WESTERN CAROLINAS AND
NORTHEAST GEORGIA THROUGH MOST OF THE WEEKEND. MOISTURE WILL RETURN
SUNDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT AHEAD OF A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM
AND ASSOCIATED COLD FRONT. THE COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE REGION
EARLY MONDAY...WITH BREEZY TO WINDY CONDITIONS SETTING UP THROUGH
THE DAY. DRY HIGH PRESSURE WILL RETURN TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY...WITH
THE LATTER HALF OF THE WEEK POSSIBLY MORE UNSETTLED.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT)...THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 52.
MIN HUMIDITY........19 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING WEST
                    AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...BECOMING
                    LIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1400-2900 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 3400-4200 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 12 TO 21 MPH...BECOMING WEST 8 TO 9
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (EST)          9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).............15     21     25     40     55
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP................32     40     46     51     50
RH..................43     30     22     19     22
20 FT WIND..........NW 2   W 2    W 3    SW 2   SW 2
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)........1600   2400   3200   3800   3400
TRANSPORT WIND......NW 15  NW 12  W 8    W 8    W 8
LVORI...............1      1      2      1      2
ADI.................36     35     28     40     29

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 32.
MAX HUMIDITY........70 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000-2900 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 300-700 FT AGL
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 2 TO 7 MPH.

TIME (EST)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............62     72     78     83     87     90
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP................48     41     39     37     36     35
RH..................26     33     37     41     47     55
20 FT WIND..........W 2    NW 2   NW 2   NW 2   NW 1   NW 1
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)........2800   1700   1300   700    300    300
TRANSPORT WIND......SW 7   SW 6   SW 5   W 2    W 2    SW 3
LVORI...............2      2      2      2      2      3
ADI.................3      2      2      1      1      2

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    RAIN LATE IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE
                    IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 49.
MIN HUMIDITY........50 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-2300 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 2500-3100 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 2 TO 8 MPH...INCREASING TO 24 TO 29
                    MPH.

TIME (EST)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............89     90     92     94     95     97
WEATHER COV.........              S CHC  CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   RAIN   RAIN   RAIN   RAIN
TEMP................35     36     40     45     47     46
RH..................64     66     59     52     53     63
20 FT WIND..........N 1    S 2    S 2    S 3    S 4    S 5
20 FT WIND GUST.....       5      5      10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)........400    900    1900   2600   2900   2700
TRANSPORT WIND......SW 2   SW 8   SW 18  SW 22  SW 25  SW 26
LVORI...............3      3      1      1      1      1
ADI.................2      9      45     71     87     88

$$
FORECASTER...TAYLOR
REQUESTED BY...GREG PHILIPP
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150131.LAKEJ.02/GSP


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