Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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SPOT FORECAST FOR WONDERER...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
437 PM CDT TUE OCT 28 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1529 CDT ON OCTOBER 28.

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

.DISCUSSION...

NO FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE FORECAST PERIOD.
A COLD FRONT WILL BRING A GOOD CHANCE OF RAINFALL TO THE NORTHERN
PORTIONS OF THE STATE OVERNIGHT TONIGHT...WITH GENERALLY UNDER ONE
HALF INCH OF RAIN AT THE MOST EXPECTED. LIGHTER RAINFALL AMOUNTS
ARE EXPECTED FARTHER SOUTH...GENERALLY LESS THAN ONE QUARTER OF AN
INCH. DRY AIR FILTERS BACK INTO THE STATE ON WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS WILL PREVAIL FROM THE SOUTHWEST AND WEST AHEAD OF
THE COLD FRONT TODAY AND TONIGHT...THEN SHIFT TO THE NORTH ON
WEDNESDAY.

THANKS FOR RESENDING NOONAN...WILL CHECK INTO ISSUES.


.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78.
MIN HUMIDITY........47 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON BECOMING LIGHT.
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600-4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 7 TO 8 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....34.

TIME (CDT)      4 PM
SKY.............PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE
TEMP............75
RH..............50
20 FT WIND......SW 5
20 FT WIND GUST.10
CHC OF PCPN (%).10
MIX HGT (FT)....4000
TRANSPORT WIND..210/7
DISPERSION......33

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE EVENING.
                    SHOWERS LIKELY AND CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
MAX HUMIDITY........87 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS.
CHANCE OF PCPN......60 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1100-3000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 600-900 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 10 TO 12 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....38 DECREASING TO 8.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY.............PCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  CLOUDY CLOUDY
WEATHER COV.....              S CHC  S CHC  LIKELY LIKELY
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   TSTORM TSTORM RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............71     67     64     63     61     60
RH..............61     73     78     78     84     85
20 FT WIND......SW 2   S 0    E 0    S 1    SW 1   SW 2
20 FT WIND GUST.5      <5     <5     <5     <5     5
CHC OF PCPN (%).10     60     60     60     60     60
MIX HGT (FT)....3000   1900   1100   700    600    700
TRANSPORT WIND..200/10 200/12 210/10 210/12 220/12 230/10
DISPERSION......39     28     15     5      10     9

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
                    SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT). RAIN SHOWERS LIKELY AND
                    CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.
MIN HUMIDITY........57 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF PCPN......70 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-2200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 3 TO 12 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....10 INCREASING TO 19 LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    DECREASING TO 6 LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY.............CLOUDY CLOUDY MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR NONE
TEMP............59     60     62     64     65     65
RH..............87     87     84     72     63     57
20 FT WIND......SW 2   W 2    NW 5   N 7    N 7    N 6
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5      10     10     10     10
CHC OF PCPN (%).60     70     70     70     70     70
MIX HGT (FT)....1200   1600   1900   2200   1800   900
TRANSPORT WIND..280/9  310/9  000/10 010/12 020/8  010/3
DISPERSION......8      10     7      23     15     4

$$
FORECASTER...LINHARES
REQUESTED BY...NOONAN PHIFER
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20141028.WONDE.02/BMX






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