Suppression Forecast
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FNUS72 KCAE 021406
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SPOT FORECAST FOR FTGORDON_TA31...DOD
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
906 AM EST FRI DEC 2 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 EST ON DECEMBER 02.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

POSITIVE OR NEGATIVE FEEDBACK INCLUDING OBSERVATIONS TAKEN AT
THE BURN SITE WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATED. YOU CAN USE THE SAME
WEBPAGE WHERE YOU REQUESTED THE SPOT FORECAST FOR THIS. YOU MAY
ALSO CALL OUR OFFICE IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE AND SUBSIDENCE WILL PRODUCE A WELL DEFINED CAP
WITH MAXIMUM MIXING HEIGHTS FROM 3000 TO 3500 FT THIS AFTERNOON.
MINIMUM RH VALUES WILL BE AROUND 30 PERCENT AT THE SPOT LOCATION.
NW/NNW SURFACE WINDS THIS MORNING BECOMING INCREASINGLY WESTERLY
MID-DAY INTO THE AFTERNOON. SURFACE WIND SPEEDS AT THE SPOT
LOCATION WILL AT OR LOWER THAN 5 MPH WHICH MAY ALLOW WINDS TO
BECOME VARIABLE AT TIMES. THE SURFACE INVERSION THIS MORNING WILL
BREAK AROUND 10 AM AND SET BACK UP SHORTLY AFTER 5 PM. NW
TRANSPORT WINDS WILL BE 5 TO 10 MPH THROUGH THE DAY. NO FOG IS
EXPECTED TONIGHT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-5 PERCENT).
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
LAL.................NO TSTMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 62.
MIN HUMIDITY........31 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5
                    TO 6 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2000 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 1600-3400 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 3 TO 10 MPH.
LVORI...............3.
ADI.................7...INCREASING TO 21 LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    INCREASING TO 34 EARLY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON...INCREASING TO 41 LATE...DECREASING
                    TO 29.

TIME (EST)      9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
CHC OF PCPN (%).0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
TEMP............46  50  54  57  60  62  62  62  59
RH..............60  54  45  40  35  31  31  31  34
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  N   N   N   NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND DIR..330 340 340 340 320 320 320 320 310
20 FT WIND SPD..4   4   4   4   4   4   5   5   4
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.9 1.3 2.0 2.7 3.4 3.3 3.3 2.5 1.6
TRANSP WIND DIR.N   N   N   N   NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
TRANSP WIND SPD.6   7   7   8   8   8   9   10  9
LVORI...........2   2   2   1   1   1   1   1   2
ADI.............11  17  24  31  37  37  37  41  29
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT).
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
LAL.................NO TSTMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 37.
MAX HUMIDITY........76 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH.
LVORI...............3.
ADI.................3.

TIME (EST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........0      3      6      7      8      12
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
CHC OF PCPN (%).0      0      0      0      0      0
TEMP............55     47     44     42     40     39
RH..............43     56     62     67     73     76
20 FT WIND......NW 3   W 2    W 2    NW 2   NW 2   NW 2
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5      5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)....600    300    300    300    300    300
TRANSPORT WIND..NW 7   NW 5   NW 5   NW 6   NW 6   NW 5
LVORI...........2      2      3      3      3      4
ADI.............4      2      2      2      2      2
LAL.............1      1      1      1      1      1

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT)...THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT).
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
LAL.................NO TSTMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60.
MIN HUMIDITY........36 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1800 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 1600-2900 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 5 TO 7 MPH.
LVORI...............3.
ADI.................9...INCREASING TO 13 LATE IN THE MORNING.

TIME (EST)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........26        35        43        63
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV........
CHC OF PCPN (%).0         0         0         0
TEMP............38        43        56        60
RH..............76        62        40        36
20 FT WIND......N 2G5     N 3G5     NE 3G5    NE 3G5
MIX HGT (FT)....300       1000      2300      2700
TRANSPORT WIND..N 5       N 7       N 6       N 5
LVORI...........4         3         2         2
ADI.............4         8         16        10
LAL.............1         1         1         1

$$
FORECASTER...ROHRBACH
REQUESTED BY...ALLEN BRASWELL
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1603846.0/CAE


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