Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BELEWS LAKE FIRE...NCFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
1025 AM EDT WED JUL 30 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1014 EDT ON JULY 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
SPOTTY SHOWERS WILL DEVELOP DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON...WITH ONLY LIGHT
WETTING RAINFALL AMOUNTS WHERE THEY OCCUR. EXPECT EYE LEVEL WIND WILL STAY
LIGHT EAST...OFF THE LAKE...THROUGH MOST OF THE AFTERNOON. THE EYE LEVEL
WIND DIRECTION MAY SWITCH TO WEST...SHORE TO LAKE...AROUND SUNSET.

FROM THURSDAY INTO THE WEEKEND...THE UPPER TROUGH WILL SHIFT
WEST TOWARD THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER VALLEY. THIS WILL ALLOW FOR
ATLANTIC MOISTURE TO MAKE ITS WAY BACK INTO THE AREA AND BRING
AN INCREASE OF SHOWERS AND STORMS. FRIDAY WILL BE THE DAY WITH
THE BEST CHANCE OF AFTERNOON AND EVENING SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 84.
MIN HUMIDITY........36 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
CWR (0.01 IN).......10 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6800 FT AGL
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 5 TO 8 MPH.


TIME (EDT)          11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).............8      30     34     34
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................76     79     82     80
RH..................55     42     37     42
20 FT WIND..........NW 2   W 2    W 2    W 2
20 FT WIND GUST.....       5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)........4100   5900   6500   6300
TRANSPORT WIND......N 5    W 6    W 8    W 7
CWR.................0      0      0      10

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 58.
MAX HUMIDITY........94 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
CWR (0.01 IN).......10 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4300 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL BY 9PM.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 0 TO 6 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............36     39     39     37     33     30
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................78     74     69     65     63     61
RH..................46     56     67     74     79     84
20 FT WIND..........W 2    W 1    W 1    W 1    W 1    W 1
20 FT WIND GUST.....
MIX HGT (FT)........4300   300    300    300    300    300
TRANSPORT WIND......W 6    W 1    W 1    W 1    W 1    W 0
CWR.................10     10     10     10     0      0

$$
FORECASTER...SILVERMAN
REQUESTED BY...KEITH MONEY
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140730.BELEW.01/RNK



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