Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for WEWO Unit 4...NC State Parks
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
1059 AM EDT Thu Apr 27 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1100 EDT on April 27.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact this NWS office if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...
A cold front will approach the mountains from the west late this
afternoon and evening, then stall out and dissipate over the Mid-
Atlantic tonight. A moist southerly return flow on the western
periphery of a strengthening Bermuda high will prevail Friday
through the weekend.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (30-40 percent). A slight chance
                    of showers and thunderstorms late.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 84.
Min humidity........47 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......South winds 9 to 11 mph with gusts up to 25
                    mph. Gusty and erratic winds expected near
                    thunderstorms late.
Mixing height.......4000 to 4600 ft AGL...increasing to 5200 ft AGL
                    late.
Transport winds.....South 20 to 21 mph.
Visibility..........6.

TIME (EDT)      11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
Sky (%).........19     33     42     55
Weather cov.....                     S CHC
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR
Tstm cov........                     S CHC
Chc of pcpn (%).0      0      10     20
Temp............76     80     82     83
RH..............60     51     47     53
20 ft wind......SW 9   S 11   S 11   S 10
20 ft wind gust.20     25     25     25
Mix hgt (ft)....2700   3900   5200   5200
Transport wind..SW 20  SW 20  S 21   S 21
Visibility (sm).7      7      7      6

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). A chance of
                    thunderstorms in the evening. A chance of
                    showers.
Chance of pcpn......40 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 67.
Max humidity........90 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Southwest winds 6 to 9 mph. Gusts up to 20 mph
                    early in the evening. Gusty and erratic winds
                    expected near thunderstorms in the evening.
Mixing height.......5200 ft AGL...decreasing to 300 ft AGL early in
                    the evening.
Transport winds.....South 12 to 20 mph...becoming southwest 8 to 10
                    mph after midnight.
Visibility..........6.

TIME (EDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
Sky (%).........62     85     94     84     77     65
Weather cov.....S CHC  CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE S CHC  S CHC
Weather type....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
Tstm cov........S CHC  CHANCE CHANCE
Chc of pcpn (%).20     40     40     30     20     20
Temp............82     78     74     73     71     69
RH..............55     62     74     76     81     90
20 ft wind......S 9    S 8    S 9    S 8    S 6    S 6
20 ft wind gust.20     15     15     15     10     10
Mix hgt (ft)....5200   300    300    300    300    300
Transport wind..S 20   S 15   S 13   S 12   S 9    S 9
Visibility (sm).6      6      6      6      6      6

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (30-40 percent). A slight chance
                    of showers early in the morning.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 89.
Min humidity........52 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Southwest winds 5 to 7 mph.
Mixing height.......300-1900 ft AGL...increasing to 4700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 8 to 15 mph.
Visibility..........6.

TIME (EDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
Sky (%).........51     31     26     23     23     26
Weather cov.....S CHC
Weather type....RNSHWR NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).20     0      0      0      0      0
Temp............68     69     76     81     85     88
RH..............93     90     71     63     55     52
20 ft wind......SW 6   SW 6   SW 6   SW 6   SW 7   SW 7
20 ft wind gust.10     10     10     10     10     10
Mix hgt (ft)....300    800    1900   3000   4100   4700
Transport wind..SW 8   W 12   SW 9   SW 10  SW 14  SW 15
Visibility (sm).6      7      7      7      7      7

$$
Forecaster...SMITH
Requested by...James Dodson
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1707873.0/RAH
.EMAIL rocks_and_flies@hotmail.com


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