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Spot Forecast for West Mims Sr 2 Cr157...Florida Highway Patrol
National Weather Service Jacksonville FL
1046 AM EDT Wed Apr 26 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 1100 EDT on April 26.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at (904) 741-4370, if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...
Dry weather will continue through Friday morning. Southwesterly
surface winds will be sustained near 10 mph winds through early
afternoon and will then shift to a southerly direction by mid
afternoon. Relative humidity values will fall to near 30 percent
by early afternoon. Light south southwesterly winds are expected
after sunset tonight through the early morning hours on Thursday.
South southwesterly surface winds will increase after sunrise on
Thursday, with sustained winds increasing to 10-15 mph with
frequent gusts to 20 mph by the late morning hours. These
stronger surface and transport winds in combination with elevated
mixing heights will result in marginally high dispersion values
on Thursday afternoon. Minimum relative humidity values around
35 percent are forecast for Thursday afternoon.

FOG POTENTIAL AND OTHER REMARKS...Significant fog is not expected,
however visibility restrictions in smoke will continue for locations
east and northeast of the West Mims wildfire today, for locations
north and northeast of the fire tonight, and for locations east
and northeast of the fire on Thursday.

.REST OF TODAY...
TIME (EDT)      11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........31  25  19  13  13  14  14
Weather Cov.....ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS
Weather Type....SMK SMK SMK SMK SMK SMK SMK
Temp............75  79  82  85  86  86  85
RH..............55  45  40  30  30  30  35
20 FT Wind Dir..SW  SW  SW  S   S   S   S
20 FT Wind Spd..8   7   7   7   7   8   9
20 ft Wind Gust.12  12  12  12  12  15  15
Dispersion Idx..40  45  50  55  50  55  55
LVORI...........1   1   1   1   1   1   1

.TONIGHT...
TIME (EDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........12  9   7   6   4   3   7   12  17  24  30  36
Weather Cov.....ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS
Weather Type....SMK SMK SMK SMK SMK SMK SMK SMK SMK SMK SMK SMK
Temp............84  81  77  73  71  69  68  67  66  64  63  62
RH..............35  40  45  55  61  68  70  75  78  87  90  97
20 FT Wind Dir..S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT Wind Spd..7   6   5   5   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3
20 ft Wind Gust.15  10  10  10  5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
Dispersion Idx..52  50  7   6   5   4   4   4   5   5   5   5
LVORI...........1   1   2   3   3   3   3   3   4   5   5   6

.THURSDAY...
TIME (EDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........41  46  50  45  39  34  36  39  42  40  37  35
Weather Cov.....ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS ARS
Weather Type....SMK SMK SMK SMK SMK SMK SMK SMK SMK SMK SMK SMK
Temp............62  61  63  70  77  82  85  88  90  91  91  90
RH..............97  100 100 78  60  50  45  40  35  35  35  35
20 FT Wind Dir..S   S   S   S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
20 FT Wind Spd..3   5   5   7   8   10  10  10  10  12  12  12
20 ft Wind Gust.5   10  10  15  15  20  20  20  20  20  20  20
Dispersion Idx..5   10  10  20  50  65  65  70  75  75  75  75
LVORI...........7   9   6   3   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1

$$
Forecaster...Nelson
Requested by...Lt. Tina Hall
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1707805.0/JAX
.EMAIL tinahall@flhsmv.gov



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