Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Huntsville, AL

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BLUE CUT...US FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
720 AM CDT MON MAY 23 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON MAY 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
SUNNY SKIES ARE FORECAST ACROSS THE BURN AREA TODAY. TEMPERATURES
AT THE 11 AM IGNITION TIME SHOULD BE AROUND 77 WITH 42 PERCENT
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES. HIGH TEMPERATURES THIS AFTERNOON SHOULD
WARM INTO THE MID 80S...WITH MINIMUM HUMIDITIES IN THE AFTERNOON
AROUND 30 PERCENT. MAXIMUM MIXING HEIGHTS THIS AFTERNOON WILL
RANGE FROM 7600-8000 FT AGL...WITH NORTHERLY TRANSPORT WINDS...
BECOMING WEST IN THE AFTERNOON RANGING BETWEEN 2-6 MPH.

GENERALLY CLEAR SKIES TONIGHT ARE EXPECTED WITH LOWS COOLING TO
54 DEGREES...WITH LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. SLIGHTLY WARMER
CONDITIONS ARE FORECAST FOR TUESDAY. HIGH TEMPERATURES SHOULD
RISE TO AROUND 87 DEGREES...WITH MINIMUM AFTERNOON RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES AROUND 33 PERCENT.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 85.
MIN HUMIDITY........30 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-1700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3100-4400 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO
                    5500-7100 FT AGL LATE IN THE MORNING INCREASING
                    TO 7600-8000 FT AGL EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON
                    DECREASING TO 6000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 1 TO 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST 3 TO 5
                    MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............77     82     85     84
RH..............42     34     30     33
20 FT WIND DIR..030    290    300    300
20 FT WIND SPD..2      2      3      3
20 FT WIND GUST.              5      5
MIX HGT (FT)....5500   7100   8000   6000
TRANSP WIND DIR.060    040    310    270
TRANSP WIND SPD.5      2      3      5
DISPERSION IDX..29     17     29     31
CHC OF PCPN (%).0      0      0      0

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2100-4000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 0-1100 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 1 TO 3 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........CLEAR  CLEAR  MCLEAR MCLEAR CLEAR  CLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............82     73     65     61     57     55
RH..............39     55     69     81     91     98
20 FT WIND DIR..290    270    250    220    230    270
20 FT WIND SPD..2      2      2      2      2      1
20 FT WIND GUST.
MIX HGT (FT)....4000   1100   200    100    100    100
TRANSP WIND DIR.250    240    240    230    200    140
TRANSP WIND SPD.3      3      2      2      2      2
DISPERSION IDX..16     5      1      1      1      1
CHC OF PCPN (%).0      0      0      0      0      0

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 87.
MIN HUMIDITY........33 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-1700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6100-6600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 1 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............54     62     74     81     86     87
RH..............100    81     55     41     35     33
20 FT WIND DIR..180    160    210    210    210    210
20 FT WIND SPD..1      2      3      5      5      5
20 FT WIND GUST.              5
MIX HGT (FT)....BLW100 1700   5300   6400   6600   6400
TRANSP WIND DIR.180    200    210    200    190    180
TRANSP WIND SPD.1      3      7      6      6      8
DISPERSION IDX..1      2      3      40     41     56
CHC OF PCPN (%).0      0      0      0      0      0

$$
FORECASTER...BOYD
REQUESTED BY...KERRY CLARK
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160523.BLUEC.01/HUN



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