Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Louisville, KY

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SPOT FORECAST FOR LEXINGTON GAS LEAK...NWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LOUISVILLE KY
1216 PM EDT MON SEP 26 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 1203 EDT ON SEPTEMBER 26.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...WINDS WILL REMAIN OUT OF THE NORTHWEST THROUGHOUT THE
DAY IN A POST-FRONTAL AIRMASS.  WINDS WILL BE GUSTY UP TO 15-20 MPH
THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING LINE OF SHOWERS.  A
RUMBLE OF THUNDER MAY BE POSSIBLE WITH THE LINE AS WELL.  EXPECT WIND
GUSTS TO DECLINE BEHIND THE LEADING EDGE OF THE SHOWERS.  RAINS SHOULD
DIMINISH THIS EVENING.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH THE DAY. SHOWERS LIKELY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
TEMPERATURE.........71 AT INCIDENT...MAX 73.
RH..................74 PERCENT AT INCIDENT...MIN 65 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 11 MPH AT
                    INCIDENT...OTHERWISE LIGHT WINDS BECOMING
                    NORTHWEST 7 TO 12 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
                    GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR SHOWERS OR THUNDERSTORMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-1300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2800 FT AGL AT
                    INCIDENT...OTHERWISE 1400-2800 FT AGL IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 3 TO 8 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTHWEST 12 TO
                    16 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (EDT)      12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........76  87  93  87  74  68
WEATHER COV.....CHC CHC LKY CHC CHC SCH
WEATHER TYPE....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TSTM COV........SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
TEMP............71  70  70  68  68  68
RH..............74  73  71  70  68  65
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD..10  9   8   7   6   6
20 FT WIND GUST.20  20  15  15  15  10

$$
FORECASTER...A.SCHOETTMER
REQUESTED BY...TIM BRANDEW
TYPE OF REQUEST...HAZMAT
.TAG 20160926.LEXIN.01/LMK



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