Suppression Forecast
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000 FNUS72 KRAH 181436 CCA FWSRAH Spot Forecast for Bill Gibson Prescribed Fire...North Carolina Forest Service National Weather Service Raleigh NC 1035 AM EDT Wed Oct 18 2017 Forecast is based on ignition time of 1000 EDT on October 18. If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather Service. Please contact this NWS office if you have questions or concerns with this forecast. .DISCUSSION... High pressure will hold over the region through the remainder of the week. A cold front will approach the area from the west early next week. Surface based inversion this morning will lift to 1000 ft AGL once the temperature arms into the upper 50s. Surface based inversion will set up early this evening close to sunset. Any lingering smoke may mix with fog late tonight to create localized super-fog conditions. .REST OF TODAY... Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent). Chance of pcpn......0 percent. Max temperature.....Around 70. Min humidity........37 percent. Wind (20 ft)........ Slope/valley.......Light and variable winds...becoming northeast 5 to 6 mph late in the morning. Mixing height.......Increasing to 2900-3200 ft AGL early in the afternoon. Transport winds.....Northeast 9 to 12 mph. LVORI...............3. ADI.................6...increasing to 28 late in the morning...then decreasing to 16 late. Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches. Visibility..........7. TIME (EDT) 10 AM NOON 2 PM 4 PM Sky (%).........2 7 8 0 Weather cov..... Weather type....NONE NONE NONE NONE Tstm cov........ Chc of pcpn (%).0 0 0 0 Temp............53 62 67 68 RH..............68 46 39 37 20 ft wind......NE 4 NE 6 NE 5 NE 5 20 ft wind gust.5 10 10 Mix hgt (ft)....800 2000 2800 3200 Transport wind..NE 9 NE 12 NE 10 NE 9 LVORI...........4 2 2 2 ADI.............6 27 28 28 Visibility (sm).7 7 7 7 .TONIGHT... Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (5-15 percent). Chance of pcpn......0 percent. Min temperature.....Around 43. Max humidity........93 percent. Wind (20 ft)........ Slope/valley.......Light and variable winds. Mixing height.......3300 ft AGL...decreasing to 300-400 ft AGL. Transport winds.....North 5 to 6 mph. LVORI...............5. ADI.................16...decreasing to 2 early in the evening. Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches. Visibility..........7. TIME (EDT) 6 PM 8 PM 10 PM MIDNGT 2 AM 4 AM Sky (%).........0 0 5 15 14 18 Weather cov..... Weather type....NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE Tstm cov........ Chc of pcpn (%).0 0 0 0 0 0 Temp............64 56 52 50 48 46 RH..............44 64 74 78 83 93 20 ft wind......NE 4 NE 2 NE 2 NE 2 N 2 N 2 20 ft wind gust.5 5 5 Mix hgt (ft)....3300 300 300 300 300 300 Transport wind..NE 6 NE 5 NE 5 NE 5 NE 5 N 5 LVORI...........2 3 3 4 6 6 ADI.............16 2 2 2 2 2 Visibility (sm).7 7 7 7 7 7 .THURSDAY... Sky/weather.........Sunny (10-20 percent). Chance of pcpn......0 percent. Max temperature.....Around 77. Min humidity........38 percent. Wind (20 ft)........ Slope/valley.......Light and variable winds. Mixing height.......300 ft AGL early...increasing to 2700-3000 ft AGL early in the afternoon. Transport winds.....Northwest 4 to 6 mph. LVORI...............5. ADI.................6. Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches. Visibility..........7. $$ Forecaster...SHARP Requested by...Roy Jones Type of request...PRESCRIBED .TAG 1717461.0/RAH .EMAIL d6opsrm@ncagr.gov

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