Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR BRANDING IRON FIRE...TFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORT WORTH TX
937 PM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2118 CDT ON MARCH 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A CLEAR NIGHT IS IN STORE AS DRY AIR REMAINS IN PLACE THROUGH A
DEEP LAYER OF THE ATMOSPHERE.  SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL REMAIN IN THE 5 TO
15 MPH RANGE OVERNIGHT AND LOW LEVEL MOISTURE WILL SLOWLY INCREASE.
SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL INCREASE BETWEEN 15 AND 25 MPH AND BECOME GUSTY
AROUND 10 AM SUNDAY AND REMAIN BREEZY UNTIL SUNSET.  A COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE INTO THE REGION EARLY MONDAY MORNING AND TURN THE WIND TO THE
NORTHEAST. NO PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED THROUGH SUNDAY NIGHT.

.REST OF TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 58.
MAX HUMIDITY........64 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 13 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 14 TO 23 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 12 MPH
                    LATE IN THE NIGHT.
MAX HAINES INDEX....6 (HIGH).
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 13 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........13     11     10     9
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............72     67     64     61
RH..............33     43     52     60
20 FT WIND......S 10   S 10   S 8    S 7
20 FT WIND GUST.20     20     10     10
EYE LEVEL WIND..S 7    S 7    S 6    S 5
MIX HGT (FT)....300    300    200    100
TRANSPORT WIND..S 23   S 23   S 20   S 14
HAINES INDEX....6      6      4      4

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 89.
MIN HUMIDITY........24 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 13 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-1800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8700-10500 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 12 TO 21 MPH INCREASING TO 16 TO 22
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX HAINES INDEX....5 (MODERATE).
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 13 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........8      9      11     12     13     14
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............58     60     68     78     85     89
RH..............64     60     49     36     30     25
20 FT WIND......S 6    S 7    SW 8   S 10   S 10   S 8
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     10     20     20     10
EYE LEVEL WIND..S 4    S 5    SW 6   S 7    S 7    S 6
MIX HGT (FT)....100    200    500    1800   5200   10500
TRANSPORT WIND..S 12   S 14   SW 18  SW 22  SW 21  SW 16
HAINES INDEX....4      4      4      4      5      5

$$
FORECASTER...FANO
REQUESTED BY...CHARLES TICE
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150328.BRAND.01/FWD



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