Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

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FNUS72 KTBW 220832
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Spot Forecast for MS 5B, 5C, 5D...DEP
National Weather Service Ruskin FL
332 AM EST Thu Feb 22 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0900 EST on February 22.
If conditions become unrepresentative, contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at (813) 645-2323 if you have questions or
concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure over the western Atlantic ridges across Florida
through the end of the week with limited rain chances...above
normal temperatures...and east and southwest winds. Adequate low
level moisture will keep humidity values above critical levels
and also result in patchy fog during the late night and early
morning hours.

.REST OF TODAY...
TIME (EST)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
Sky (%).........31     31     32     31     28
Weather cov.....PATCHY
Weather type....FOG    NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0      0      0      0      0
LAL.............1      1      1      1      1
Temp............69     75     81     84     80
RH..............83     68     55     47     54
20 ft wind......E 6    E 7    E 6    E 5    E 5
20 ft wind gust.7      8      7      6      6
Mix hgt (ft)....1200   2300   3500   3600   2600
Transport wind..E 10   SE 12  E 8    E 8    E 7
Dispersion idx..19     30     34     39     26
LVORI...........3      3      1      1      2

.TONIGHT...
TIME (EST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
Sky (%).........24     22     24     23     23     26
Weather cov.....                                   PATCHY
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   FOG
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0      0      0      0      0      0
LAL.............1      1      1      1      1      1
Temp............77     72     69     67     65     63
RH..............60     70     78     83     88     91
20 ft wind......E 5    E 5    E 5    E 5    E 5    E 5
20 ft wind gust.6      6      6      6      6      6
Mix hgt (ft)....1400   300    300    300    300    300
Transport wind..E 6    E 5    E 5    E 5    E 5    E 5
Dispersion idx..13     0      2      2      2      2
LVORI...........2      4      4      5      6      6

.FRIDAY...
TIME (EST)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
Sky (%).........30     32     32     38     42     43
Weather cov.....PATCHY PATCHY                      S CHC
Weather type....FOG    FOG    NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0      0      0      0      10     20
LAL.............1      1      1      1      1      1
Temp............63     65     70     76     79     80
RH..............90     89     81     66     59     59
20 ft wind......E 3    E 3    E 5    SE 5   SE 5   SE 5
20 ft wind gust.6      6      6      6      6      6
Mix hgt (ft)....300    500    900    2900   3500   2500
Transport wind..E 3    E 6    E 9    SE 9   SE 9   SE 8
Dispersion idx..3      5      11     35     41     24
LVORI...........6      5      4      2      1      2

$$
Forecaster...Richard Rude
Requested by...Joleen Dudley
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1802290.0/TBW
.EMAIL joleen.dudley@dep.state.fl.us


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