Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for Altland...NC Forest Service
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
1028 AM EST Mon Feb 20 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1300 EST on February 20.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

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

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure will extend along the East Coast through early
Tuesday. A weakening upper-level disturbance will cross the
Appalachians Tuesday night into Wednesday.

.TODAY...

Max temperature.....Around 73.
Min humidity........30 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Light and variable winds...becoming east 5 to 6
                    mph late in the morning...then becoming light
                    and variable late.
Mixing height.......300-1600 ft AGL...increasing to 2400-4000 ft
                    AGL late in the morning.
Transport winds.....East 5 to 9 mph.

TIME (EST)      1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
Temp............69     72     69
RH..............33     30     32
20 ft wind......E 5    E 4    E 4
20 ft wind gust.       5      5
Mix hgt (ft)....3600   3900   3100
Transport wind..E 7    E 7    E 6

.TONIGHT...

Min temperature.....Around 42.
Max humidity........79 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Light and variable winds...becoming east around
                    5 mph late...then becoming light and variable
                    late.
Mixing height.......200-900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....East 6 to 9 mph.

TIME (EST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
Temp............63     58     54     52     49     46
RH..............41     59     66     69     74     79
20 ft wind......E 2    E 0    E 2    E 4    E 4    E 5
20 ft wind gust.5      5      5      10     10     10
Mix hgt (ft)....900    300    300    300    300    300
Transport wind..E 6    E 6    E 6    E 8    E 8    E 9

.TUESDAY...

Max temperature.....Around 67.
Min humidity........38 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Light and variable winds.
Mixing height.......300-1900 ft AGL...increasing to 2800-4000 ft
                    AGL late in the morning.
Transport winds.....South 7 to 9 mph.

TIME (EST)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
Temp............45     46     54     60     64     66
RH..............79     73     57     47     41     38
20 ft wind......E 4    E 3    SE 4   SE 4   SE 4   SE 4
20 ft wind gust.10     5      5      5      5      5
Mix hgt (ft)....300    800    1900   3300   4000   4000
Transport wind..E 8    E 7    S 7    S 7    S 9    S 9

$$
Forecaster...HARTFIELD
Requested by...Sam Niemyer
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1702495.0/RAH
.EMAIL ben.baird@ncagr.gov



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