Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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FNUS72 KRAH 211434
FWSRAH

SPOT FORECAST FOR SMITH...NCFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
934 AM EST TUE FEB 21 2017

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 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 SLIDE EAST OFF THE MID-ATLANTIC COAST TODAY
ALLOWING 20-FT WINDS TO SHIFT MORE TO A SOUTHEAST DIRECTION.
GENERALLY STAYING AT OR UNDER 5 MPH.



.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (55-65 PERCENT).
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 69.
MIN HUMIDITY........37 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5
                    TO 6 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1900 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 2700-3900 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 6 TO 13 MPH.
LVORI...............4.
ADI.................4...INCREASING TO 27 LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    INCREASING TO 45 EARLY IN THE
                    AFTERNOON...DECREASING TO 29 LATE.
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.00 INCHES.
VISIBILITY..........7.

TIME (EST)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........62     58     53     53     53     55
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........
CHC OF PCPN (%).0      0      0      0      0      0
TEMP............49     48     55     64     68     69
RH..............71     74     59     43     39     37
20 FT WIND......E 2    E 5    SE 6   SE 6   SE 6   SE 5
20 FT WIND GUST.5             10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)....300    700    1400   3300   3900   3900
TRANSPORT WIND..E 6    E 7    SE 9   SE 12  SE 13  SE 13
LVORI...........6      3      2      2      1      2
ADI.............3      5      27     27     45     29
VISIBILITY (SM).7      7      7      7      7      7

$$
FORECASTER...WFORAH/PERRY
REQUESTED BY...GARY MCLENDON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1702478.0/RAH
.EMAIL GARY.MCLENDON@NCAGR.GOV


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