Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Blacksburg, VA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR KELLEY FLATS...USDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
544 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 EDT ON APRIL 21.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

LOW PRESSURE OFF THE CAROLINAS WILL MOVE EAST OUT INTO THE
ATLANTIC OCEAN OVERNIGHT...LEAVING COOL HIGH PRESSURE IN
CONTROL OF OUR WEATHER INTO MONDAY. LIGHT WINDS OVERNIGHT
GRADUALLY TURNING MORE WESTERLY BY MONDAY AFTERNOON. HIGH
TEMPERATURE MONDAY WILL CLIMB TO AROUND 67 DEGREES AND MINIMUM
RELATIVE HUMIDITIES WILL DROP TO AROUND 28 PERCENT.

A COLD FRONT APPROACHES MONDAY NIGHT AND CROSSES THE REGION DURING
TUESDAY. MOISTURE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS FRONT WILL BRING THE NEXT
CHANCE OF WETTING RAINFALL IN THE FORM OF SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
PERHAPS A FEW THUNDERSTORMS TUESDAY AFTERNOON.



.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 67.
MIN HUMIDITY........28 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.
CWR (0.01 IN).......0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 3300 FT AGL EARLY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 2 TO 8 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............16     21     23     25     28     35
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................41     44     51     58     62     64
RH..................65     56     44     37     35     33
20 FT WIND..........W 0    W 1    W 2    W 2    NW 2   W 2
20 FT WIND GUST.....              5      5             5
MIX HGT (FT)........300    300    900    1600   2400   3000
TRANSPORT WIND......NW 3   NW 7   NW 7   NW 5   NW 2   W 5
CWR.................0      0      0      0      0      0

$$
FORECASTER...KOSTURA
REQUESTED BY...RON NIXON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140421.KELLE.01/RNK



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