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SPOT FORECAST FOR C-114 A   B...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
721 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 EST ON FEBRUARY 03.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE W AND NW LATE TODAY AND
EARLY TONIGHT...PASSING THROUGH THE AREA OVERNIGHT INTO THURSDAY
MORNING. THIS WILL RESULT IN PERIODS OF SHOWERS AND A FEW T-STORMS...
WITH SOME OF THE RAIN TONIGHT HEAVY AT TIMES.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...MODERATE...MAINLY DUE TO RAIN.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY EARLY...THEN BECOMING CLOUDY. A
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74.
MIN HUMIDITY........78 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS INCREASING TO 12 TO 17 MPH. GUSTS
                    UP TO 26 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......MAX 1500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 12 TO 18 MPH...INCREASING TO 23 TO 28 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX ADI.............42.
MAX LVORI...........6.

TIME (EST)          11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY COVER...........CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
WEATHER COV.........       S CHC  CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV............
TEMP................70     72     71     69
RH..................78     79     81     84
20 FT WIND..........S 14   S 16   S 16   S 14
20 FT WIND GUST.....20     24     23     20
MIX HGT (FT)........1100   1500   1300   800
TRANSPORT WIND......S 18   S 24   S 24   S 22
LVORI...............4      3      3      4
ADI.................32     42     32     22

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING...THEN
                    SHOWERS IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 57.
MAX HUMIDITY........96 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 8 TO 13 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 18 MPH
                    UNTIL EARLY MORNING. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING.
INVERSION/DISPERSION...6PM-12PM/GOOD.
MAX ADI.............17.
MAX LVORI...........6.

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY. SHOWERS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 58.
MIN HUMIDITY........80 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN
                    BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE LATE
                    MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......MAX 1600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 6 TO 8 MPH.
MAX ADI.............8.
MAX LVORI...........6.

$$
FORECASTER...33
REQUESTED BY...PAUL CHURCHILL
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160203.C114A.01/CHS



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