Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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SPOT FORECAST FOR COMPARTMENTS 17 AND 18...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
441 PM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1600 CDT ON MARCH 26.

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

.DISCUSSION...
NO FIRE WEATHER IMPACTS EXPECTED THROUGH THE WEEKEND. UP TO ONE-QUARTER
INCH OF RAIN IS EXPECTED TONIGHT. VERY LIGHT RAIN IS ALSO POSSIBLE SATURDAY.
MUCH COOLER TEMPERATURES EXPECTED FRIDAY AND SATURDAY. NORTHWEST WINDS WILL
GUST TO 15 TO 20 MPH FRIDAY WITH AFTERNOON HUMIDITY BETWEEN 25 AND 35 PERCENT.

.THIS AFTERNOON...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74.
MIN HUMIDITY........59 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH 5 TO 8 MPH
CWR.................40 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000-4500 FT AGL DECREASING AT SUNSET.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 8 TO 14 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      3 PM   5 PM
SKY COVER.......MCLDY  CLOUDY
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV........S CHC  CHANCE
TEMP............73     72
RH..............61     62
20 FT WIND......S 8    S 6
20 FT WIND GUST.15     10

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.
MAX HUMIDITY........93 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
CWR.................60 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY COVER.......CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV........CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
TEMP............70     68     63     60     58     56
RH..............64     70     87     93     86     77
20 FT WIND......S 6    S 6    SW 6   W 7    W 7    NW 9
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     10     10     15     15

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT). SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING THEN FAIR.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 61.
MIN HUMIDITY........32 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 12 MPH.
CWR.................60 PERCENT DECREASING TO 10 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000-5000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 14 TO 22 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY COVER.......CLOUDY MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....LIKELY
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........CHANCE
TEMP............52     50     51     55     59     61
RH..............80     77     66     49     37     32
20 FT WIND......NW 8   NW 8   NW 10  NW 9   NW 10  NW 12
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     15     15     15     20

$$
FORECASTER...NELSON
REQUESTED BY...NOONAN PHIFER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150326.COMPA.02/BMX



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