Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPOT FORECAST FOR ANDREWS BALD SAR...GREAT SMOKY MTNS NP
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
534 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 1728 EDT ON AUGUST 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A TROPICAL SYSTEM WILL MOVE TOWARD THE NORTH CAROLINA OUTER BANKS
THROUGH TUESDAY BEFORE LIKELY MOVING BACK OUT TO SEA BY MID WEEK. A
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH THE REGION FROM THE NORTHWEST WEDNESDAY
NIGHT INTO THURSDAY...WITH ANOTHER TROPICAL SYSTEM LIKELY EMERGING
FROM THE GULF OF MEXICO. THERE REMAINS A GREAT DEAL OF UNCERTAINTY
WITH THE GULF SYSTEM BUT THERE ARE NO IMMINENT THREATS TO OUR AREA
AT THIS POINT.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 63.
MAX HUMIDITY........88 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING EAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT...THEN BECOMING
                    LIGHT LATE. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............41     43     37     30     21     19
WEATHER COV.........SCTTRD ISOLTD
WEATHER TYPE........RNSHWR RNSHWR NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............SCTTRD ISOLTD
TEMP................74     70     68     66     65     64
RH..................78     87     87     83     73     77
20 FT WIND..........E 4    N 2    E 2    E 3    E 4    E 3
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     5      5      5      10     10

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............18     18     23     29     36     38
WEATHER COV.........                            S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV............
TEMP................63     65     71     76     79     79
RH..................77     68     53     43     40     43
20 FT WIND..........E 2    NE 2   N 4    N 5    N 6    N 5
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      5      10     15     15     15

$$
FORECASTER...GANT
REQUESTED BY...RANGER S  SCHEID
TYPE OF REQUEST...SAR
.TAG 20160828.ANDRE.01/GSP



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