Suppression Forecast
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000 FNUS72 KRAH 161657 FWSRAH Spot Forecast for Lisa Faulk...NC Forest Service National Weather Service Raleigh NC 1157 AM EST Tue Jan 16 2018 Forecast is based on ignition time of 1200 EST on January 16. 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 strong Arctic cold front will approach from the west, crossing our region very late tonight and through Wednesday morning. Ahead of the front, expect generally light southwesterly winds, veering eventually to the west and north tonight as the front moves through. High pressure will build into the Carolinas Thursday, then remain anchored over the Deep South through the weekend, leading to a warming trend. .REST OF TODAY... Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (30-40 percent). Chance of pcpn......10 percent. Max temperature.....Around 49. Min humidity........35 percent. Wind (20 ft)........ Slope/valley.......Light and variable winds. Mixing height.......1400-2500 ft AGL, decreasing to 300 ft AGL late. Transport winds.....West 2 to 10 mph, increasing to 9 to 12 mph late. LVORI...............2. ADI.................2, increasing to 15 in the afternoon. Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches. Visibility..........7. TIME (EST) NOON 2 PM 4 PM Sky (%).........15 28 51 Weather cov..... Weather type....NONE NONE NONE Tstm cov........ Chc of pcpn (%).0 0 0 Temp............43 47 48 RH..............39 35 35 20 ft wind......SW 3 SW 3 SW 3 20 ft wind gust.5 5 5 Mix hgt (ft)....1400 2200 2500 Transport wind..SW 2 W 7 W 12 LVORI...........2 2 2 ADI.............2 18 11 Visibility (sm).7 7 7 .TONIGHT... Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50 percent), then becoming mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). A chance of snow late. Chance of pcpn......40 percent. Min temperature.....Around 30. Max humidity........78 percent. Wind (20 ft)........ Slope/valley.......Light and variable winds. Mixing height.......300 ft AGL. Transport winds.....Northwest 2 to 6 mph. LVORI...............3. ADI.................11, decreasing to 3. Pcpn amount.........0.01 inches. Visibility..........5. TIME (EST) 6 PM 8 PM 10 PM MIDNGT 2 AM 4 AM Sky (%).........46 45 48 65 77 95 Weather cov..... CHANCE Weather type....NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE SNOW Tstm cov........ Chc of pcpn (%).0 0 10 10 10 40 Temp............43 38 36 35 34 33 RH..............47 62 69 72 69 75 20 ft wind......S 3 S 3 S 3 SW 3 SW 3 W 3 20 ft wind gust.5 5 5 5 5 5 Mix hgt (ft)....300 300 300 300 300 300 Transport wind..S 6 S 2 S 3 SW 2 W 2 NW 5 LVORI...........2 3 3 3 4 4 ADI.............11 1 1 1 1 4 Visibility (sm).7 7 7 7 7 7 .WEDNESDAY... Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). A chance of snow early in the morning, then snow likely in the morning. A chance of snow early in the afternoon. Chance of pcpn......70 percent. Max temperature.....Around 32. Min humidity........60 percent. Wind (20 ft)........ Slope/valley.......Light and variable winds, becoming northwest 5 to 9 mph. Mixing height.......300-700 ft AGL. Transport winds.....North 7 to 16 mph, increasing to 16 to 17 mph late. LVORI...............3. ADI.................8, increasing to 19 late in the morning, then increasing to 35 early in the afternoon, decreasing to 22 late. Pcpn amount.........0.19 inches. Visibility..........4, decreasing to 1.00 early in the morning, then increasing to 4 late. TIME (EST) 6 AM 8 AM 10 AM NOON 2 PM 4 PM Sky (%).........96 98 100 96 89 72 Weather cov.....CHANCE LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY CHANCE Weather type....SNOW SNOW SNOW SNOW SNOW NONE Tstm cov........ Chc of pcpn (%).40 60 70 70 50 10 Temp............33 31 29 29 29 30 RH..............78 88 92 85 75 63 20 ft wind......NW 4 N 6 N 8 N 9 N 9 NW 9 20 ft wind gust.10 15 15 15 15 15 Mix hgt (ft)....300 300 700 600 600 600 Transport wind..N 7 N 10 N 13 N 14 N 16 N 17 LVORI...........4 4 3 3 3 2 ADI.............4 11 19 19 35 22 Visibility (sm).5 2.8 1.0 1.0 2.5 4 $$ Forecaster...MORROW Requested by...Derek Risen Type of request...PRESCRIBED .TAG 1800431.0/RAH .EMAIL derek.risen@ncagr.gov

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