Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Jackson, KY

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SPOT FORECAST FOR PINCH EM TIGHT...USDA FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSON KY
432 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1622 EDT ON APRIL 19.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...RED FLAG WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITIES AND GUSTY NORTHEAST
WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO BRING CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS
TO NEAR AND ALONG THE RED RIVER GORGE AREA THROUGH EARLY THIS
EVENING. WINDS WILL THEN DIMINISH AND RELATIVE HUMIDITIES
WILL RECOVER TONIGHT. ON SUNDAY...TEMPERATURES WILL SOAR WELL
INTO THE 70S...WITH RELATIVE HUMIDITIES EXPECTED TO DIP DOWN
TO AT OR BELOW 20 PERCENT DURING THE AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL BE
LIGHTER...GENERALLY OUT OF THE EAST AT AROUND 5 TO 8 MPH.
MOISTURE WILL INCREASE ON MONDAY OUT AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING
COLD FRONT...WITH WINDS VEERING TO THE SOUTHWEST.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45 AT ELEVATIONS AROUND 1100 FEET...NEAR
                    50 AT ELEVATIONS AROUND 1300 FEET.
MAX HUMIDITY........78 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH...WITH GUSTS OF 15 TO
                    20 MPH EARLY BECOMING EAST AND DIMINISHING TO
                    AROUND 5 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH...WITH GUSTS UP TO
                    20 MPH EARLY BECOMING EAST AND DIMINISHING TO
                    AROUND 5 MPH.
POP.................0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 3 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

TIME (EDT)      8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM   6 AM
SKY (%).........12     8      8      10     7      7
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............64     58     54     51     48     47
RH..............36     47     54     63     72     76
20 FT WIND......NE 5   NE 2   NE 0   NE 0   E 0    E 0
20 FT WIND GUST.       5
RIDGETOP WIND...NE 5   NE 0   NE 0   NE 0   E 0    E 0
LAL.............1      1      1      1      1      1
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      2      2      2

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 79.
MIN HUMIDITY........20 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST AT 5 TO 8 MPH.
RIDGETOP WIND.......EAST AT 5 TO 8 MPH.
POP.................0 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 (%).........10     9      9      9      8      9
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............48     59     68     74     77     76
RH..............74     49     36     29     23     25
20 FT WIND......E 0    E 3    E 3    E 3    E 3    E 3
20 FT WIND GUST.       5      5      5      5      5
RIDGETOP WIND...E 0    E 5    E 5    E 5    E 5    E 5
LAL.............1      1      1      1      1      1
HAINES INDEX....2      2      2      3      3      3

$$
FORECASTER...GEOGERIAN
REQUESTED BY...BONNY JOHNSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140419.PINCH.02/JKL







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