Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MCDOWELL NATURE PRESERVE...MECKLENBURG COUNTY P&R
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
810 AM EDT TUE JUN 30 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 EDT ON JUNE 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
MER TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED FOR THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS BEFORE
A FRONTAL BOUNDARY APPROACHES BY MID WEEK...INCREASING CHANCES FOR
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. THIS UNSETTLED PATTERN IS EXPECTED TO
PERSIST THROUGH THE WEEKEND...WITH TYPICAL SUMMERTIME AFTERNOON
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS DEVELOPING EACH DAY AND HIGH TEMPERATURES
WARMING TO ABOVE NORMAL BY EARLY NEXT WEEK.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS FROM MID AFTERNOON
                    THROUGH EARLY EVENING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 91.
MIN HUMIDITY........41 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-2100 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 5500-6300 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 7 TO 16 MPH...INCREASING TO 17 TO 18
                    MPH LATE.

TIME (EDT)          NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............37     50     57
WEATHER COV.........              S CHC
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   RNSHWR
TSTM COV............              S CHC
TEMP................87     90     90
RH..................48     42     41
20 FT WIND..........SW 5   SW 6   SW 6
20 FT WIND GUST.....13     14     15
MIX HGT (FT)........4800   6200   6300
TRANSPORT WIND......W 16   SW 14  SW 17
REMARKS...A LINE OF STRONG TO SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL SWEEP
ACROSS THE BURN AREA BETWEEN 4 PM - 7 PM. THESE STORMS WILL PRODUCE
GUSTY WINDS...LIKELY ABOVE 40 MPH.

$$
FORECASTER...DIXON
REQUESTED BY...MATTHEW HARRELL
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150630.MCDOW.01/GSP



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