Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SCHMIDT KILN...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
1141 AM EDT WED OCT 22 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 CDT ON OCTOBER 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...COOL AND DRY HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD FROM THE
NORTHWEST TODAY AND REMAIN IN CONTROL THROUGH FRIDAY. EXPECT DRY
WEATHER AND BELOW NORMAL TEMPERATURES.  SMOKE DISPERSION WILL BE
LIMITED BY SHALLOW MIXING AND LIGHT TRANSPORT WINDS. WINDS AT 1200
FT AGL WILL BE LESS THAN 5 MPH THROUGHOUT THE DAY THURSDAY. WIND
DIRECTION AT 1200 FT AGL WILL BE FROM THE EAST THROUGH EARLY
AFTERNOON AND THEN SWITCH TO THE WEST BY MID AFTERNOON (2-4 PM
EDT) ON THURSDAY.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MAX HUMIDITY........MAX 94 PERCENT.

TIME (CDT)      7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM 6AM
SKY (%).........9   9   10  10  10  11  11  11  12  12  11  10
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
RH..............74  77  83  86  86  86  86  86  89  92  92  92

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....57 AT IGNITION...MAX 62.
MIN HUMIDITY........58 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 52 PERCENT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......WINDS SOUTHWEST AT 3 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE LIGHT WINDS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-1700 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2500 FT AGL AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE 1300-2900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 1 TO 3 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR /5800 KNOT-FT/ AT IGNITION. MAX...POOR
                    /8600 KNOT-FT/.

TIME (CDT)      7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM
SKY (%).........10  10  11  12  13  16  17  19  22  23  28  38
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............39  41  46  51  54  57  59  60  61  61  60  57
RH..............91  88  77  68  63  58  55  54  52  52  55  62
20 FT WIND DIR..E   E   SE  SE  S   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
20 FT WIND SPD..2   2   3   3   3   3   4   4   3   3   3   2
20 FT WIND GUST.5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.1 0.6 1.2 1.7 2.1 2.5 2.9 2.9 2.9 2.9 2.1 1.3
TRANSP WIND DIR.E   E   SE  S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
TRANSP WIND SPD.1   2   2   3   3   2   2   2   3   3   3   3

$$
FORECASTER...A.SCHOETTMER
REQUESTED BY...TERRY SEVERSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141023.SCHMI.01/LMK






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