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SPOT FORECAST FOR CACR 25 MAY...NC STATE PARKS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
751 AM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 EDT ON MAY 25.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE WILL EXTEND INTO THE REGION THROUGH
FRIDAY. MEANWHILE, A STORM SYSTEM WILL DEVELOP OVER THE SUB-TROPICAL
ATLANTIC AND DRIFT TOWARD THE SOUTHEAST COAST THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 88.
MIN HUMIDITY........36 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5
                    TO 6 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2200-3500 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 4200-5500 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............0      3      9      17
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................74     81     85     86
RH..................69     46     37     36
20 FT WIND..........SW 3   SW 5   SW 5   SW 5
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)........2200   3500   4800   5500
TRANSPORT WIND......W 5    W 7    SW 6   SW 8
LVORI...............4      2      2      2
ADI.................8      22     29     29

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 61.
MAX HUMIDITY........93 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN
                    BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE LATE
                    EVENING AND OVERNIGHT...BECOMING LIGHT AND
                    VARIABLE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5500 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 6 TO 8 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............16     7      9      9      10     20
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................85     78     72     69     66     64
RH..................36     56     73     76     81     90
20 FT WIND..........SW 5   S 3    S 4    S 5    S 5    SW 4
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     5      10     10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)........5500   5500   300    300    300    300
TRANSPORT WIND......SW 7   S 6    S 7    S 8    S 8    SW 6
LVORI...............1      3      3      4      5      5
ADI.................31     3      3      4      3      3

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 88.
MIN HUMIDITY........43 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2100 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 5100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 7 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............24     27     31     32     32     35
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................63     66     75     81     85     86
RH..................93     87     66     53     45     43
20 FT WIND..........SW 4   SW 5   SW 5   SW 5   SW 5   S 5
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     10     10     10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)........300    900    2100   3300   4500   5100
TRANSPORT WIND......SW 7   SW 9   SW 9   SW 9   S 8    S 8
LVORI...............6      3      3      2      1      1
ADI.................3      17     17     29     33     33

$$
FORECASTER...STRICKLER
REQUESTED BY...JIMMY DODSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160525.CACR2.01/RAH



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