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SPOT FORECAST FOR CACR 1 RX...THE NATURE CONSERVANCY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
311 PM EST MON FEB 1 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 EST ON FEBRUARY 02.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A BACK DOOR COLD FRONT WILL SURGE SOUTHWARD THROUGH THE
REGION TONIGHT...STALL OVER SOUTH CAROLINA ON TUESDAY...THEN LIFT
BACK TO THE NORTH AS A WARM FRONT ON WEDNESDAY AS A STRONG COLD
FRONT TRACKS EAST OF THE APPALACHIANS INTO THE CAROLINAS.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 72.
MIN HUMIDITY........55 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 6
                    TO 11 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN THE LATE
                    MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2200 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 2600 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 6 TO 15 MPH...INCREASING TO 15 TO 18
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (EST)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............32     23     14     19     25     34
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................48     49     59     67     71     71
RH..................86     83     69     59     55     59
20 FT WIND..........S 3    SW 2   SW 5   SW 8   SW 9   SW 8
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      5      10     20     20     20
LVORI...............5      5      2      2      1      1
ADI.................1      6      23     23     37     36

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT)...THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
MAX HUMIDITY........90 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN
                    BECOMING NORTH 6 TO 8 MPH LATE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH...BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 0
                    MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST 0 TO 7 MPH IN THE LATE EVENING AND
                    EARLY MORNING...BECOMING NORTH 10 TO 13 MPH
                    LATE.

TIME (EST)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............31     34     45     58     76     99
WEATHER COV.........                                   S CHC
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR
TSTM COV............
TEMP................66     63     61     58     56     55
RH..................68     75     78     83     90     90
20 FT WIND..........SW 4   S 0    SW 0   SW 1   W 2    N 5
20 FT WIND GUST.....10
LVORI...............1      3      6      6      6      5
ADI.................36     1      1      1      3      11

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
MIN HUMIDITY........80 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......EAST WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1000-1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 12 TO 15 MPH.

TIME (EST)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............100    100    100    100    95     85
WEATHER COV.........S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE........RNSHWR RNSHWR NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................50     48     50     51     53     54
RH..................96     93     83     83     80     80
20 FT WIND..........NE 8   NE 10  NE 7   E 6    E 6    E 6
20 FT WIND GUST.....20     15     15     10     10     10
LVORI...............5      5      3      3      3      3
ADI.................11     24     23     23     19     19

$$
FORECASTER...LOCKLEAR
REQUESTED BY...KATIE SAUERBREY
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160202.CACR1.01/RAH



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