Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Atlanta, GA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR STRAWBERRY MTN...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
234 PM EST FRI FEB 12 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 EST ON FEBRUARY 13.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION TONIGHT. ARCTIC HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BUILD OVER THE REGION SATURDAY. THIS WILL NOT ONLY
BRING DRY CONDITIONS BUT ALSO BREEZY CONDITIONS. WITH THE DRY
CONDITIONS, HUMIDITIES MAY BRIEFLY DROP BELOW 25 PERCENT SATURDAY
AFTERNOON WITH NORTH WINDS OF 10 TO 20 MPH. A FIRE DANGER STATEMENT
MAY BE NEEDED SATURDAY AFTERNOON IF FUELS DRY ENOUGH.

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....35
MIN HUMIDITY........25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 10 TO 20 MPH WITH A FEW HIGHER GUSTS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3800-4200 FT AGL
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 15 TO 25 MPH...DECREASING TO 9 TO 10 MPH
                    LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
DISPERSION INDEX....INCREASING TO 70 TO 75 LATE IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN DECREASING TO 35 LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
LVORI...............2.

TIME (EST)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM
SKY (%).........20     13     3      3      3      4      12
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............27     25     27     31     35     36     32
RH..............57     54     45     34     27     25     29
20 FT WIND......N 10   N 12   N 12   N 10   N 8    N 8    N7
20 FT WIND GUST.20     20     20     15     15     15     13
DISPERSION IDX..11     15     73     68     55     40     5
LVORI...........2      2      1      1      1      1      2
CWR.............0      0      0      0      0      0      0

$$
FORECASTER...MCMULLEN
REQUESTED BY...JEFF SPRITES
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160213.STRAW.01/FFC



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