Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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FNUS71 KAKQ 261428
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SPOT FORECAST FOR CHICKAHOMINY DOVE FIELDS...VA DEPARTMENT OF GAME AND INLAND FISHERIES
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1028 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A WEAK FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL DROP THROUGH THE AREA THIS AFTERNOON
ALLOWING FOR A LIGHT ONSHORE FLOW TO DEVELOP.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 94.
MIN HUMIDITY........48 PERCENT.
WIND (20FT/2MIN)....LIGHT SW WINDS BECOMING E TO SE.
CHANCE OF PCPN......5 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 4000 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR VERY LOW TO LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
                    PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

TIME (EDT)          10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).............20  20  29  29  29  41  41  41
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........
TSTM COV............
TEMP................84  87  90  91  93  93  93  93
RH..................66  59  55  52  49  50  50  50
20 FT WIND DIR......SW  W   E   SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
20 FT WIND SPD......3   3   3   3   4   5   6   3
20 FT WIND GUST.....5   5   5   5   7   10  10  7
MIX HGT (KFT).......2.0 2.9 3.4 4.0 4.6 4.5 4.5 4.4
TRANSP WIND DIR.....NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NW  NW  NW
TRANSP WIND SPD.....7   7   7   6   6   6   5   5
LVORI...............3   2   2   2   2   2   2   2
ADI.................18  25  25  22  19  14  12  12
CHC OF PCPN (%).....0   0   0   0   0   5   5   5
HAINES INDEX........3   3   3   4   4   4   4   4
VRATE KT-FT/1000....13  17  20  22  23  21  19  18


.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-45 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74.
MAX HUMIDITY........90 PERCENT.
WIND (20FT/2MIN)....LIGHT WINDS.
WAVE HEIGHT.........0 FEET.
DOMINANT PERIOD.....0 SECONDS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600-3400 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 300-1100 FT
                    AGL IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 1 TO 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR VERY LOW TO LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE
                    PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

TIME (EDT)          6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).............28  28  28  26  26  26  30  30  30  30  30  30
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........
TSTM COV............
TEMP................93  89  86  84  82  80  79  78  77  76  76  76
RH..................51  57  65  70  74  79  82  85  87  90  87  87
20 FT WIND DIR......S   S   SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  E   E   N   N
20 FT WIND SPD......3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   2   2   2
20 FT WIND GUST.....10  10  5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT).......3.4 2.5 1.6 1.1 0.7 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
TRANSP WIND DIR.....W   SW  S   SW  S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  W   NW
TRANSP WIND SPD.....5   3   3   3   3   2   2   3   3   2   1   1
LVORI...............2   3   3   3   3   4   5   5   6   7   6   6
ADI.................13  2   2   2   1   1   1   1   2   1   0   1
CHC OF PCPN (%).....0   0   10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
HAINES INDEX........4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   3   3
VRATE KT-FT/1000....13  9   5   3   2   1   1   1   1   1   0   0


.SATURDAY...

CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1800 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 2600-4100 FT
                    AGL LATE IN THE MORNING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH...BECOMING NORTHEAST 9
                    TO 15 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 5 OR VERY LOW TO MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR
                    LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

TIME (EDT)          6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
MIX HGT (KFT).......0.3 0.3 0.3 1.0 1.8 2.6 3.1 3.6 4.1 4.1 4.0 4.0
TRANSP WIND DIR.....NW  NE  E   E   E   NE  NE  E   E   E   NE  NE
TRANSP WIND SPD.....6   10  15  15  14  13  12  12  12  10  9   9
LVORI...............6   5   4   3   3   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
ADI.................2   8   11  19  32  37  39  41  42  39  36  34
CHC OF PCPN (%).....10  10  0   0   0   0   0   0   10  10  10  10
HAINES INDEX........3   3   3   3   3   3   4   4   5   5   5   5
VRATE KT-FT/1000....1   2   3   14  22  28  32  37  40  37  34  32



FORECASTER...BROWN
REQUESTED BY...DAVID GARST
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160826.CHICK.01/AKQ


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