Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Amarillo, TX

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SPOT FORECAST FOR HAZMAT 16...AMARILLO OEM
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE AMARILLO TX
1016 AM CDT TUE MAY 3 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 1010 CDT ON MAY 03.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM WILL BE POSSIBLE AT THE HAZMAT SITE
THIS AFTERNOON. NORTH WINDS WILL CONTINUE THIS AFTERNOON AND THEN
THEY WILL MOVE BACK TO THE WEST OVERNIGHT. WIND SPEEDS WILL BE
GENERALLY IN THE 10 TO 15 MPH RANGE.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
MIN HUMIDITY........32 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 14 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF PCPN......20 PERCENT.
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1300...THEN 3.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-1000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7500-9000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 6 TO 14 MPH INCREASING TO 16 TO 18
                    MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....              CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............53     61     66     68
RH..............55     44     37     33
20 FT WIND......W 8    NW 9   NW 12  N 13
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     15     20
CHC OF PCPN (%).10     10     30     30
HAINES INDEX....3      3      2      2

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 44.
MAX HUMIDITY........76 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 14 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
LAL.................3 UNTIL 1900...THEN 1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......9000-9500 FT AGL DECREASING TO 0 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 16 TO 21 MPH BECOMING WEST 3 TO 10 MPH IN
                    THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........PCLDY  MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............68     62     55     51     48     46
RH..............32     39     53     61     68     73
20 FT WIND......N 14   N 14   NW 12  NW 8   W 7    NW 8
20 FT WIND GUST.20     20     15     10     10     10
CHC OF PCPN (%).30     0      0      0      0      0
HAINES INDEX....2      2      2      2      2      2

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77.
MIN HUMIDITY........25 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 8 TO 10 MPH.
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.
LAL.................1.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-1500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7000-8500 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........NORTH 7 TO 16 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............44     48     59     67     73     76
RH..............76     68     47     37     30     27
20 FT WIND......NW 8   NW 8   NW 9   N 10   N 10   N 10
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     10     15     15     15
CHC OF PCPN (%).0      0      0      0      0      0
HAINES INDEX....2      2      2      2      2      2

$$
FORECASTER...GOEHRING
REQUESTED BY...BRAD BRITTEN
TYPE OF REQUEST...HAZMAT
.TAG 20160503.HAZMA.01/AMA



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