Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, WV

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CSX DERAILMENT MOUNT CARBON...US COAST GUARD
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON WV
242 PM EST SAT FEB 21 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM BRINGS MOSTLY RAIN TO THE AREA INTO TONIGHT.
HOWEVER...AT THE HIGHER ELEVATIONS...WHERE IT IS COLDER...SNOW WILL
CONTINUE TO FALL. EXPECT A SOME AREAS OF FOG...UNTIL A COLD FRONT
WITH COOLER AIR COMES IN TO SWEEP OUT SOME OF THE LOW LEVEL
MOISTURE. THE PRECIPITATION WILL GRADUALLY END FROM WEST TO EAST
OVERNIGHT...WITH SHOWERS LINGERING OVER THE EASTERN MOUNTAINS OF
WEST VIRGINIA.

ARCTIC AIR RETURNS BEHIND THE COLD FRONT. SNOW SHOWERS WILL LINGER
IN THE MOUNTAINS SUNDAY...ENDING EARLY SUNDAY NIGHT AS HIGH PRESSURE
MOVES IN.

.TONIGHT...
TIME (EST)      6 PM      9 PM      MIDNGT    3 AM
SKY (%).........100       100       100       100
WEATHER COV.....DEFNTE    DEFNTE    LIKELY    CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....RAIN      RAIN      RAIN      RAIN
TSTM COV........NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TEMP............37        39        36        35
20 FT WIND......S 7G10    S 7G10    S 6G10    W 3G5
CWR.............90        80        60        40

.SUNDAY...
TIME (EST)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........100       98        96        97
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE    S CHC               CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....RAIN      RAIN      NONE      RAIN
TSTM COV........NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TEMP............35        35        36        36
20 FT WIND......N 2G5     N 2G5     NW 2G5    NW 3G5
CWR.............10        10        10        10

$$
FORECASTER...JS/KMC
REQUESTED BY...MST1 CHRISTIAN APPLEGATE
TYPE OF REQUEST...HAZMAT
.TAG 20150221.CSXDE.01/RLX






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