Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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SPOT FORECAST FOR FORT CHRISTMAS...FHP
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
1047 PM EDT FRI OCT 24 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1845 EDT ON OCTOBER 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...NORTH TO NORTHWEST WINDS EXPECTED OVER THE BURN
SITE TONIGHT AS AREA OF LOW PRESSURE SOUTH OF FLORIDA SHIFTS EAST
ACROSS THE BAHAMAS. WIND SPEEDS UP TO 5 TO 10 MPH THROUGH MIDNIGHT
WILL DECREASE TO AROUND 5 MPH THROUGH EARLY MORNING SATURDAY.
NORTHERLY FLOW WILL CONTINUE TO MAINTAIN DRIER AIRMASS IN PLACE
WITH NO RAIN CHANCES OR SIGNIFICANT FOG ISSUES EXPECTED.

.REST OF TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60.
MAX HUMIDITY........90 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 6 TO 10 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....5.
LVORI...............5.

TIME (EDT)      11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM 6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A
SKY (%).........PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC  PC
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............67  66  65  64  63  63  62  61  61  62  66  70
RH..............75  78  81  84  84  84  87  90  90  90  78  68
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..8   7   6   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   7
20 FT WIND GUST.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 81.
MIN HUMIDITY........42 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-1800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3500-4500 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 6 TO 14 MPH.
DISPERSION INDEX....54 INCREASING TO 67 IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$
FORECASTER...WEITLICH
REQUESTED BY...SGT  T  MAHL
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141024.FORTC.02/MLB






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