Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR HORN MTN BLACKLINE...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
728 AM CST SAT FEB 21 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CST ON FEBRUARY 21.

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

.DISCUSSION...BRISK SOUTH WINDS TODAY WITH WINDS AROUND 40 MPH
AT THE RIDGETOP.  MOSTLY LIGHT RAIN SHOWERS TODAY WITH
HEAVIER RAINFALL BETWEEN MIDNIGHT TONIGHT AND 6 AM SUNDAY.


.TODAY...
TIME (CST)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY.............CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....RAIN   RAIN   RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............48     55     57     57     56
RH..............36     37     43     50     52
20 FT WIND......S 12   S 12   S 9    S 7    S 7
20 FT WIND GUST.30     30     30     30     25
CHC OF PCPN (%).20     20     20     20     20
MIX HGT (FT)....700    700    1600   2800   1300
DISPERSION......18     18     29     37     24
TRANSPORT WIND..160/20 170/18 170/17 170/16 170/16

.TONIGHT...
TIME (CST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY.............CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
WEATHER COV.....DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............55     54     53     53     52     53
RH..............54     62     75     88     92     92
20 FT WIND......S 7    S 7    S 7    S 7    SW 7   W 6
20 FT WIND GUST.20     15     15     15     10     10
CHC OF PCPN (%).80     80     80     80     80     80
MIX HGT (FT)....600    800    1000   900    800    800
DISPERSION......14     20     25     16     15     9
TRANSPORT WIND..170/16 180/18 180/20 180/18 190/17 240/10

.SUNDAY...
TIME (CST)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY.............CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
WEATHER COV.....LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RAIN   RAIN   RAIN
TEMP............54     53     54     56     57     55
RH..............92     88     87     86     80     79
20 FT WIND......NW 5   N 5    N 5    N 3    N 5    N 7
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     10     5      10     10
CHC OF PCPN (%).70     70     70     70     70     70
MIX HGT (FT)....800    600    900    1500   1400   1200
DISPERSION......2      1      1      2      7      10
TRANSPORT WIND..350/2  040/1  060/1  050/1  000/5  340/7

$$
FORECASTER...ROSE
REQUESTED BY...SCOTT LAYFIELD
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150221.HORNM.01/BMX





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