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FNUS72 KRAH 281251
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SPOT FORECAST FOR HURLEY BURN...NCFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
851 AM EDT THU AUG 28 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 EDT ON AUGUST 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 93.
MIN HUMIDITY........38 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 3000 FT AGL AT IGNITION...INCREASING TO
                    4400-5100 FT AGL LATER IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST AROUND 6 MPH AT IGNITION...BECOMING
                    WEST AND THEN WEST-SOUTHWEST AT 6 TO 8 MPH
                    LATER IN THE AFTERNOON AND EARLY EVENING.

TIME (EDT)          1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).............17     22     29
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................88     91     91
RH..................42     38     40
20 FT WIND..........SW 2   SW 2   SW 2
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)........3700   5100   5100
TRANSPORT WIND......NW 7   W 8    W 8
LVORI...............2      1      1
ADI.................24     45     45

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 68.
MAX HUMIDITY........81 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5100 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL EARLY IN
                    THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............32     39     39     38     38     39
WEATHER COV.........                                   S CHC
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR
TSTM COV............                                   S CHC
TEMP................89     82     77     74     73     71
RH..................42     55     64     69     71     79
20 FT WIND..........SW 2   S 2    SW 2   SW 2   SW 2   SW 2
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      5      5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)........5100   300    300    300    300    300
TRANSPORT WIND......W 8    SW 7   SW 5   SW 5   SW 5   SW 5
LVORI...............1      3      3      3      3      3
ADI.................45     3      3      2      2      2

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 91.
MIN HUMIDITY........44 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1800 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 2300-3900 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 3 TO 5 MPH...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 7 MPH
                    LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING SOUTHWEST
                    AROUND 7 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...BECOMING
                    SOUTHEAST AROUND 6 MPH LATE.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............41     42     43     43     44     44
WEATHER COV.........S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE........RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV............S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
TEMP................70     71     79     85     89     89
RH..................81     81     62     50     44     44
20 FT WIND..........W 2    W 2    W 2    SW 2   S 2    S 2
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      5      5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)........300    300    1300   2300   3400   3900
TRANSPORT WIND......W 3    W 3    N 5    E 7    SW 7   SE 6
LVORI...............5      3      3      2      2      2
ADI.................2      3      3      11     23     23

$$
FORECASTER...CARROLL
REQUESTED BY...JASON HAYWOOD
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140828.HURLE.01/RAH


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