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SPOT FORECAST FOR LC 328...US FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
714 AM EDT SUN APR 13 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0830 EDT ON APRIL 13.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE REGION WILL BEGIN
MOVING EASTWARD TODAY AS LOW PRESSURE MOVES FROM THE CENTRAL
PLAINS TOWARD THE EASTERN US. SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL BE GENERALLY LESS
THAN 10 MPH DURING THE DAY TODAY. MOISTURE WILL CONTINUE TO
INCREASE TODAY INTO TONIGHT WITH SHOWERS MOVING INTO THE AREA
BY LATE MONDAY. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITIES THIS AFTERNOON
WILL BE 35 TO 40 PERCENT WITH MIXING HEIGHTS BETWEEN 5000 AND 5500
FEET. PATCHY FOG AND STRATUS ARE POSSIBLE TONIGHT. RAINFALL IS
EXPECTED MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT.

.TODAY...
TIME (EDT)          8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%)..............16  18  16  15  13  11  10  11  13  16
WEATHER COV..........
WEATHER TYPE.........
TEMP.................59  63  67  71  75  78  80  82  83  83
RH...................88  79  69  59  51  43  38  35  36  36
20 FT WIND DIR.......SE  S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT WIND DIR.......140 170 190 180 180 170 160 160 160 160
20 FT WIND SPD.......2   2   4   5   6   6   7   7   7   7
20 FT WIND GUST......5   5   10  15  15  15  15  15  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT)........0.3 1.0 1.7 2.4 3.1 3.8 4.6 4.9 5.2 4.7
TRANSP WIND DIR......S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
TRANSP WIND SPD......8   9   10  12  13  14  14  14  14  13
LVORI................6   4   3   1   1   1   1   1   1   1

.TONIGHT...
TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%)..............18     23     26     32     42     54
WEATHER COV..........
WEATHER TYPE.........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP.................81     74     70     66     64     62
RH...................38     48     57     70     78     84
20 FT WIND...........S 6    SE 4   SE 5   SE 6   SE 5   SE 5
20 FT WIND GUST......15     10     10     15     10     10
MIX HGT (FT).........4200   900    700    500    300    300
TRANSPORT WIND.......S 12   S 10   S 9    S 9    S 9    S 8
LVORI................1      2      3      3      4      5

.MONDAY...
TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%)..............62     69     71     74     76     79
WEATHER COV..........              S CHC  S CHC  CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE.........NONE   NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP.................61     62     68     72     75     78
RH...................90     84     73     64     58     52
20 FT WIND...........SE 4   SE 4   S 5    S 6    S 6    S 6
20 FT WIND GUST......10     10     10     15     15     15
MIX HGT (FT).........200    300    2300   3600   4200   4500
TRANSPORT WIND.......S 8    S 9    S 13   S 17   S 21   S 20
LVORI................6      5      3      1      1      1

$$
FORECASTER...CHERRY
REQUESTED BY...BILL HAMMOND
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140413.LC328.01/CAE






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