Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Austin/San Antonio, TX

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SPOT FORECAST FOR ARNOLD EAST...US FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AUSTIN/SAN ANTONIO TX
308 PM CST MON JAN 26 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1230 CST ON JANUARY 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A WARM AND DRY DAY WITH LIGHT WINDS IS EXPECTED OVER THE BURN SITE
TUESDAY AFTERNOON. WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS DURING THE MORNING HOURS
WILL DECREASE WHILE TRANSITIONING TO A MORE NORTHERLY DIRECTION
DURING THE LATE AFTERNOON HOURS. BY MID-EVENING...WINDS WILL SWITCH
TO A MORE SOUTHEASTERLY DIRECTION. WARM TEMPERATURES AND DRY AIR WILL
DROP MINIMUM HUMIDITIES TO AROUND 35 PERCENT DURING THE LATE
AFTERNOON HOURS.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT HIGH CLOUDS).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING NORTH 3 TO 6 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING NORTH 3 TO 6 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 2700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST TO NORTH 6 TO 14 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING
                    AND EARLY AFTERNOON...THEN DECREASING AND SHIFTING
                    TO THE NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CST)      12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........22  25  31  34  27  14  11
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............66  70  72  73  74  72  68
RH..............45  38  37  35  35  38  44
20 FT WIND DIR..320 330 000 010 020 030 040
20 FT WIND SPD..7   6   1   0   1   2   2
20 FT WIND GUST.9   5
EYE LVL WND DIR.320 330 000 010 040 030 040
EYE LVL WND SPD.6   6   1   0   1   2   2
EYE LVL WND GST.8   5
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   5   5

$$
FORECASTER...24
REQUESTED BY...ERIC KRUEGER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150127.ARNOL.01/EWX








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