Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPOT FORECAST FOR LAKE JAMES...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
417 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 EST ON JANUARY 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
IN THE WAKE OF A COLD FRONTAL PASSAGE...HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD
INTO THE REGION LATER ON FRIDAY. THE HIGH WILL LINGER OVER THE AREA
INTO SUNDAY BEFORE MOISTURE RETURNS OUT AHEAD OF A DEVELOPING
LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM. DRY CANADIAN HIGH MOVES BACK INTO THE AREA BY
TUESDAY.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT)...THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 32.
MAX HUMIDITY........75 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20
                    MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1100-3000 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 3100-3300 FT
                    AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 24 TO 33 MPH...INCREASING TO 36 TO 43
                    MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

TIME (EST)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............60     58     63     67     63     49
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP................45     43     42     39     37     35
RH..................55     62     65     71     74     73
20 FT WIND..........SW 4   SW 3   W 3    W 6    NW 8   NW 8
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     5      5      15     20     20
MIX HGT (FT)........2400   1800   1100   2400   3100   3300
TRANSPORT WIND......SW 24  W 24   W 28   NW 31  NW 36  NW 40
LVORI...............2      2      3      3      3      3
ADI.................16     17     18     42     48     54

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.
MIN HUMIDITY........42 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 16 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
                    30 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3000-3800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 36 TO 45 MPH.

TIME (EST)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............36     28     26     24     20     17
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP................32     32     35     36     38     38
RH..................75     70     58     51     45     42
20 FT WIND..........NW 10  NW 10  NW 11  NW 11  NW 11  NW 9
20 FT WIND GUST.....25     25     30     30     30     20
MIX HGT (FT)........3100   3300   3800   3800   3800   3800
TRANSPORT WIND......NW 44  NW 45  NW 45  NW 43  NW 39  NW 37
LVORI...............3      3      1      1      1      1
ADI.................105    112    122    116    107    98

.FRIDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (0-10 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 20.
MAX HUMIDITY........73 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-3400 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 800-1300 FT
                    AGL LATE.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 28 TO 35 MPH.

TIME (EST)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............12     2      2      2      3      6
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP................34     31     28     25     23     22
RH..................47     47     53     58     63     67
20 FT WIND..........NW 6   NW 5   NW 5   NW 4   NW 4   NW 4
20 FT WIND GUST.....15     10     10     10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)........3400   2900   2400   2000   1500   1000
TRANSPORT WIND......NW 35  NW 33  NW 30  NW 29  NW 28  NW 29
LVORI...............2      2      2      2      2      3
ADI.................23     22     14     13     12     13

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 46.
MIN HUMIDITY........21 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-1800 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 2500-3800 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 22 TO 30 MPH...BECOMING WEST 10 TO 18
                    MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TIME (EST)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............9      12     15     18     25     35
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP................20     22     30     39     45     46
RH..................73     65     45     29     22     23
20 FT WIND..........NW 4   NW 3   W 2    W 2    SW 2   SW 2
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     5      5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)........600    700    1100   2500   3400   3800
TRANSPORT WIND......NW 30  NW 26  NW 18  W 14   W 12   W 10
LVORI...............3      3      2      1      1      1
ADI.................22     20     27     43     46     49

$$
FORECASTER...DIXON
REQUESTED BY...GREG PHILIPP
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150130.LAKEJ.01/GSP



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