Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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FNUS72 KRAH 211258
FWSRAH

SPOT FORECAST FOR CATTAIL BRANCH...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
858 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 EDT ON APRIL 21.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 72.
MIN HUMIDITY........33 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE THIS
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 2500-3000 FT BY PEAK HEATING
                    THIS AFTERNOON...THEN RAPIDLY FALLING TO
                    250 FT AROUND ONE HOUR PRIOR TO SUNSET.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 6 TO 12 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).............10  9   9   9   10  13  15
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........
TSTM COV............
TEMP................60  63  66  68  70  71  71
RH..................41  38  36  34  33  34  34
20 FT WIND DIR......N   N   N   N   N   N   NW
20 FT WIND SPD......4   3   3   2   2   2   2
20 FT WIND GUST.....10  10  10  5   5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT).......1.8 2.3 2.4 2.6 2.7 2.9 2.9
TRANSP WIND DIR.....N   N   N   N   N   N   N
TRANSP WIND SPD.....12  10  8   7   7   6   6

$$

FORECASTER...VINCENT
REQUESTED BY...KELLY CAGLE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140421.CATTA.01/RAH



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