Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for MA-04...USFWS
National Weather Service Charleston SC
528 AM EDT Tue Mar 28 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0800 EDT on March 28.
If conditions become unrepresentative, contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
A weak cold front will stall over or near the area on
Wednesday before moving back north Thursday night into Friday as a
warm front. Another cold front will move through Friday night into
Saturday followed by drier high pressure Sunday. Unsettled weather
could return as soon as next Monday.

Fog potential for tonight: Low.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy...then becoming mostly sunny. A
                    slight chance of showers early in the morning.
                    A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms
                    late.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 86.
Min humidity........40 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 7 to 12 mph. Gusty and erratic
                    winds expected near thunderstorms late.
Mixing Height.......Max 5900 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Southwest 6 to 12 mph...becoming west around 16
                    mph in the afternoon.
Max ADI.............52.
Inversion End.......0930

TIME (EDT)      8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky cover.......MC  MC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC
Weather type....RW  RW                      RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........                            SCH SCH SCH
Chc of pcpn (%).20  20  10  10  10  10  10  20  20  20
Temp............61  66  71  76  79  82  84  85  84  84
RH..............100 84  73  60  52  44  41  40  41  43
20 FT wind dir..SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
20 FT wind spd..5   6   7   8   9   10  11  12  12  11
20 FT wind gust.6   8   10  12  16  18  20  20  20  20
Mix hgt (kft)...0.3 0.4 1.5 2.5 3.6 4.7 5.7 5.8 5.8 5.9
Transp wind dir.SW  SW  SW  SW  W   W   W   W   W   W
Transp wind spd.6   12  12  12  16  16  16  16  16  16
LVORI...........9   8   6   5   4   2   1   1   2   2
ADI.............6   13  21  29  37  44  52  44  36  28

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy. A slight chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms early in the evening.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 60.
Max humidity........87 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph with gusts up to 20
                    mph early in the evening...becoming light and
                    variable. Gusty and erratic winds expected near
                    thunderstorms early in the evening.
Max LVORI...........6.
Min ADI.............2.
Inversion Begin.....2000

TIME (EDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
Sky cover.......PCLDY  PCLDY  MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
Weather type....RNSHWR NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........S CHC
Chc of pcpn (%).20     10     10     10     10     10
Temp............81     74     70     67     65     63
RH..............47     59     66     73     81     87
20 ft wind......SW 10  SW 6   SW 4   SW 4   W 3    W 3
20 ft wind gust.18     10                   4      4
Mix hgt (ft)....5700   300    300    300    300    300
Transport wind..SW 12  SW 12  SW 4   SW 4   SW 4   W 4
LVORI...........2      3      4      4      5      5
ADI.............19     3      3      2      2      2

.WEDNESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny.
Chance of pcpn......10 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 83.
Min humidity........40 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Light and variable winds...becoming north
                    around 5 mph in the late morning and early
                    afternoon...then becoming east late.
Mixing Height.......Max 5500 ft AGL.
Transport Winds.....Light winds...becoming northwest 6 to 8 mph in
                    the late morning and afternoon.
Max ADI.............28.
Inversion End.......0930

TIME (EDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
Sky cover.......PCLDY     MCLEAR    MCLEAR    MCLEAR
Weather type....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).10        10        10        10
Temp............62        65        79        83
RH..............87        78        49        40
20 FT wind......NW 3G4    NW 4      N 5G6     N 5G6
Mix hgt (ft)....300       400       2300      4200
Transport wind..NW 4      NW 8      NW 8      NW 6
LVORI...........6         5         3         2
ADI.............3         7         20        24

$$
Forecaster...Dixon
Requested by...Brock Williams
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1705302.0/CHS
.EMAIL brock_williams@fws.gov



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