Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SOUTH DISTRICT LE DETAIL...GREAT SMOKY MTNS NP
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
726 PM EDT THU AUG 21 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1930 EDT ON AUGUST 21.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A BROAD UPPER LEVEL RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO PROVIDE
VERY WARM TEMPERATURES ACROSS THE REGION INTO SATURDAY.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (15-25 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. PATCHY
                    FOG AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 64.
MAX HUMIDITY........94 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING WEST
                    AROUND 5 MPH LATE. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING.

TIME (EDT)          7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).............20     36     35     27     27     34
WEATHER COV.........       ISOLTD               PATCHY PATCHY
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   RNSHWR NONE   NONE   FOG    FOG
TEMP................75     72     69     67     65     64
RH..................71     76     81     82     83     85
20 FT WIND..........W 2    W 2    W 2    W 2    W 2    SW 2
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      5      5      5      5      5
LVORI...............3      3      5      6      7      6
ADI.................35     23     2      1      1      2

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 79.
MIN HUMIDITY........61 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............38     45     45     44     43     46
WEATHER COV.........PATCHY S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE........FOG    RN/FG  RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP................64     66     71     76     79     79
RH..................89     90     82     71     62     61
20 FT WIND..........SW 2   W 3    NW 4   NW 5   NW 5   W 6
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      5      10     10     15     15
LVORI...............6      6      4      3      1      1
ADI.................3      5      8      55     54     62

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT)...THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 63.
MAX HUMIDITY........99 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............48     51     51     52     52     58
WEATHER COV.........CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE........RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP................77     74     70     67     66     64
RH..................66     75     83     89     91     95
20 FT WIND..........W 6    NW 5   NW 4   NW 2   NW 2   NW 2
20 FT WIND GUST.....15     10     10     5      5      5
LVORI...............1      3      4      6      6      8
ADI.................50     52     19     5      3      3

$$
FORECASTER...HINSON
REQUESTED BY...MIKE SCHEID
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140821.SOUTH.01/GSP






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