Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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SPOT FORECAST FOR ARCHERS...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
428 PM EDT THU APR 24 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1608 EDT ON APRIL 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL BOTTOM OUT SOON AND
THEN SHOULD BE RISING AS A FRONT APPROACHES THE AREA THIS
EVENING. SOME WIDESPREAD PRECIPITATION WILL BE MOVING ACROSS
THE AREA FROM NEAR DAWN THROUGH THE EARLY AFTERNOON TOMORROW.
AROUND A QUARTER TO ONE HALF INCH OF RAIN IS EXPECTED FROM THIS
SYSTEM. SOME ISOLATED LOCATIONS MAY SEE MORE IS A THUNDERSTORM
MOVES DIRECTLY OVER THE AREA. WINDS WILL PICK UP JUST AHEAD OF
THE FRONT IN THE EARLY MORNING. THE RH WILL BE MUCH HIGHER
TOMORROW AND WITH THE RAIN...SHOULD HELP TO GET THE FIRE UNDER
CONTROL.


.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
                    CHANCE OF RAIN SHOWERS EARLY...THEN RAIN
                    SHOWERS AND A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN
                    THE NIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
MAX HUMIDITY........83 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 7 MPH LATE IN
                    THE NIGHT.
RIDGETOP WIND.......SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH.
POP.................80 PERCENT.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 0200...THEN 3.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR
                    LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

TIME (EDT)      8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM   6 AM
SKY (%).........32     42     57     82     95     99
WEATHER COV.....                     CHANCE LIKELY DEFNTE
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   TSTORM RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............70     66     63     59     59     59
RH..............30     38     45     53     58     69
20 FT WIND......S 3    S 3    S 3    S 3    S 6    S 7
20 FT WIND GUST.10     5      5      5      10     15
RIDGETOP WIND...S 5    S 5    S 5    S 5    S 5    S 10
LAL.............1      1      1      3      3      3
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      3      3      3

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY THEN BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS IN THE MORNING...THEN A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 69.
MIN HUMIDITY........49 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 8 TO 15 MPH WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30
                    MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......WEST 10 TO 15 MPH.
POP.................40 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 3 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

TIME (EDT)      8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM
SKY (%).........95     95     80     33     27     20
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............60     63     64     63     67     67
RH..............83     80     75     72     56     50
20 FT WIND......SW 8   SW 10  W 13   W 15   W 14   W 12
20 FT WIND GUST.15     20     25     30     30     25
RIDGETOP WIND...SW 10  SW 15  W 15   W 15   W 15   W 10
LAL.............1      1      1      1      1      1
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      2      2      2

$$
FORECASTER...JACOBSON
REQUESTED BY...BONNY JOHNSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140424.ARCHE.01/JKL






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