Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPOT FORECAST FOR MATTHEWS BRANCH...GREAT SMOKY MOUNTAINS NP
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1132 AM EDT WED OCT 29 2014

...DRIER AND COOLER ON THURSDAY...

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 EDT ON OCTOBER 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE REGION TODAY...FOLLOWED
BY A COOL AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING IN BEHIND THE FRONT FOR
THURSDAY INTO FRIDAY. A COLDER HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL BUILD
IN FROM THE NORTHWEST FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT)...THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 30.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-2500 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 300-500 FT AGL
                    LATE.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 13 TO 18 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............6      0      34     16     9      8
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP................51     48     43     40     38     37
RH..................74     79     87     92     92     91
20 FT WIND..........NW 5   NW 3   NW 4   NW 5   NW 5   NW 4
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     5      10     10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)........2300   2500   1500   1000   800    500
TRANSPORT WIND......NW 13  NW 14  NW 15  NW 16  NW 18  NW 15
LVORI...............3      4      5      6      6      5
ADI.................34     9      7      7      8      7

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1700 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 2800-4200 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 3 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............8      9      5      2      2      2
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP................34     31     34     44     55     59
RH..................97     100    98     70     46     40
20 FT WIND..........NW 3   W 2    NW 3   N 4    N 5    N 5
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      5      10     10     10     15
MIX HGT (FT)........300    300    500    1700   3900   4100
TRANSPORT WIND......NW 9   NW 3   NW 6   NW 8   NW 7   NW 6
LVORI...............7      9      9      3      2      2
ADI.................4      4      4      18     25     22

$$
FORECASTER...LANE
REQUESTED BY...TRAVIS HARTSBURG
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141030.MATTH.01/GSP



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