Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR KAWANA...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
300 PM EST THU DEC 18 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1432 EST ON DECEMBER 18.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE REGION ON FRIDAY WILL GIVE WAY TO A
BRIEF INCREASE IN MOISTURE ALONG WITH CHILLY TEMPERATURES ON
SATURDAY. DRIER HIGH PRESSURE THEN RETURNS FOR SUNDAY BEFORE AN AREA
OF LOW PRESSURE BRINGS RAIN CHANCES BACK FOR MONDAY.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT)...THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 28.
MAX HUMIDITY........76 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 16 TO 22 MPH.

TIME (EST)          4PM   6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............53     54     47     45     38     29     14
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP................51     42     38     35     32     31     29
RH..................30     44     56     67     70     71     70
20 FT WIND..........SW 4   NW 2   NW 4   NW 3   NW 5   NW 5   NW 4
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      10     10     10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)........2500   2000   1600   900    800    600    400
TRANSPORT WIND......W 14   W 16   W 18   W 20   NW 22  NW 22  NW 22
LVORI...............1      2      2      3      3      3      3
ADI.................38     7      12     13     10     10     10

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47.
MIN HUMIDITY........43 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT...THEN BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH LATE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2100 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 2300-2500 FT
                    AGL EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 13 TO 22 MPH...DECREASING TO 10 TO 12
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (EST)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............11     9      9      18     34     55
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP................28     29     36     42     45     46
RH..................75     75     61     50     44     43
20 FT WIND..........NW 4   NW 4   NW 4   NW 2   NW 2   NW 2
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     10     10     5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)........300    600    1400   2000   2300   2500
TRANSPORT WIND......NW 22  NW 21  NW 20  NW 13  NW 10  NW 12
LVORI...............3      3      1      1      1      1
ADI.................16     16     34     33     28     36

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SNOW LATE IN THE EVENING. A CHANCE OF SNOW
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 31.
MAX HUMIDITY........88 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-2400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (EST)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............65     74     81     88     93     96
WEATHER COV.........                     S CHC  CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   SNOW   SNOW   RAIN
TEMP................42     37     35     34     33     32
RH..................51     65     70     76     80     82
20 FT WIND..........NW 3   NW 2   N 2    N 2    N 2    NE 1
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)........2400   1700   1300   800    600    700
TRANSPORT WIND......NW 10  NW 8   NW 6   W 6    SW 7   SW 8
LVORI...............2      3      3      4      5      5
ADI.................7      4      2      2      3      4

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). SNOW EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING. RAIN IN THE LATE MORNING AND
                    AFTERNOON...THEN A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.
MIN HUMIDITY........71 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-1800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 8 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (EST)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............99     99     96     94     93     92
WEATHER COV.........LIKELY LIKELY DEFNTE DEFNTE LIKELY LIKELY
WEATHER TYPE........SNOW   SNOW   RAIN   RAIN   RAIN   RAIN
TEMP................31     31     33     36     38     38
RH..................87     88     84     76     71     73
20 FT WIND..........E 1    S 2    S 2    S 2    S 2    S 2
20 FT WIND GUST.....       5      5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)........700    900    1500   1700   1500   1000
TRANSPORT WIND......SW 8   SW 8   SW 8   W 9    W 9    W 9
LVORI...............5      5      4      3      3      3
ADI.................6      8      15     19     18     11

$$
FORECASTER...DIXON
REQUESTED BY...GREG PHILIPP
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20141218.KAWAN.01/GSP


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