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SPOT FORECAST FOR COTTONWOOD PATCH FIELDS...USDA FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
1148 AM EST THU DEC 11 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1300 EST ON DECEMBER 11.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

A SURFACE TROUGH TO THE SOUTH WILL MAINTAIN A MAINLY NORTH OR
POSSIBLY NORTHEAST WIND DIRECTION WHILE A FAIRLY DRY AIRMASS
CONTINUES AROUND THE BURN AREA. THERE COULD BE SOME GUSTS BUT
AN INVERSION WILL KEEP MIXING HEIGHTS ON THE LOW SIDE.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 8 TO 13 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....19.


TIME (EST)      1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........17  16  14  12  11

TEMP............45  47  48  48  45
RH..............42  38  36  36  40
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   N   N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..9   9   9   9   8
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  15  15
DISPERSION IDX..19  19  19  16  15


.TONIGHT...

MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 26.
MAX HUMIDITY........92 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                    EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......BECOMING 0
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT/VARIABLE.
DISPERSION INDEX....4.
LVORI...............4.

TIME (EST)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID
TEMP............42  39  36  34  33  31  30
RH..............47  55  61  67  71  75  78
20 FT WIND DIR..NE  E   NE  NE  N   N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..7   6   6   5   5   3   3
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10
DISPERSION IDX..5   4   4   3   3   3   3
LVORI...........2   2   3   3   3   3   4

$$
FORECASTER...LYNN
REQUESTED BY...JEFFREY R SCHARDT
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141211.COTTO.01/FFC


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