Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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FNUS73 KPAH 281439
FWSPAH

SPOT FORECAST FOR GATOR PIT...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
839 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1300 CST ON JANUARY 28.

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
OTHER THAN A WEAK WEATHER SYSTEM BRINGING A SLIGHT CHANCE OF RAIN
TO AREAS EAST OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER TONIGHT, DRY WEATHER IS
FORECAST THROUGH SATURDAY WITH HIGH PRESSURE IN CONTROL. A MORE
SIGNIFICANT WEATHER SYSTEM WILL BRING PRECIPITATION TO THE REGION
SATURDAY NIGHT INTO SUNDAY. IT SHOULD BE MAINLY RAIN, THOUGH A
LITTLE SNOW CANNOT BE RULED OUT MAINLY NORTH AND WEST OF THE OHIO
RIVER.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........46 AT IGNITION...MAX 48.
RH..................45 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 42 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTHEAST AT 6 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
                    SOUTHEAST 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800 FT AGL AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE 1700-1900 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 8 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (CST)      1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........MCR MCR MCR MCR MCR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............46  47  48  47  47
RH..............45  45  44  45  47
20 FT WIND DIR..SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
20 FT WIND SPD..5   5   5   5   4
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...1.8 1.9 1.7 1.2 0.7
TRANSP WIND DIR.SE  SE  S   S   SE
TRANSP WIND SPD.9   9   9   9   9
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (65-75 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 42.
RH..................MAX 88 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 11 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 10 TO 18 MPH INCREASING TO AROUND 20 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........MCLEAR PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....                     S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............43     44     44     43     44     45
RH..............55     55     60     65     65     68
20 FT WIND......SE 4   S 5    S 6    S 7    S 8    S 9
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     15     15     15     20
MIX HGT (FT)....300    200    200    300    500    500
TRANSPORT WIND..SE 10  S 13   S 15   S 18   S 18   S 18
CWR.............0      0      0      0      0      0

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 52.
RH..................MIN 59 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 11 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-2100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2900-4000 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 16 TO 23 MPH.

TIME (CST)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........MCLDY     MCLDY     MCLDY     CLOUDY
WEATHER COV.....S CHC     S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR    RNSHWR    NONE      NONE
TEMP............43        45        49        50
RH..............82        86        74        61
20 FT WIND......SW 9G20   SW 6G15   NW 7G15   NW 7G15
MIX HGT (FT)....300       500       2900      3800
TRANSPORT WIND..S 20      SW 16     NW 20     NW 21
CWR.............0         0         0         0

$$
FORECASTER...TREVINO
REQUESTED BY...LAND BETWEEN THE LAKES
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150128.GATOR.01/PAH






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