Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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FNUS73 KPAH 291419
FWSPAH

SPOT FORECAST FOR RG 4...FT. CAMPBELL
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
819 AM CST THU JAN 29 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CST ON JANUARY 29.

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION TODAY...BRINGING
GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS AND FALLING AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE IN FOR FRIDAY. AFTERNOON RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES WILL LIKELY FALL INTO THE 30S WITH DECREASING
NORTHERLY WINDS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........55 AT IGNITION...MAX 56.
RH..................61 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 48 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS WEST AT 11 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE
                    NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 30 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH AT IGNITION...MAX 3.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3600 FT AGL AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE 2500-4100
                    FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 32 TO 39 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTHWEST 23 TO 29 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND
                    AFTERNOON.

TIME (CST)      11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........MC  CDY CDY CDY CDY CDY MC
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE
TEMP............55  55  54  52  50  48  50
RH..............61  59  57  59  61  63  54
20 FT WIND DIR..W   W   W   NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD..9   9   9   9   10  9   9
20 FT WIND GUST.25  25  25  25  25  25  20
MIX HGT (KFT)...3.6 3.8 3.9 4.0 4.1 4.1 4.1
TRANSP WIND DIR.W   W   W   W   NW  NW  NW
TRANSP WIND SPD.24  23  23  24  25  26  28
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0
HAINES INDEX....2   2   2   2   2   3   3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 29.
RH..................MAX 81 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR
                    LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2600-4100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 23 TO 29 MPH.

TIME (CST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........MCLDY  CLOUDY MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............46     41     39     36     33     30
RH..............60     67     67     69     75     81
20 FT WIND......NW 8   NW 7   NW 6   NW 6   NW 6   NW 6
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     15     15     15     15
MIX HGT (FT)....4100   4100   3900   3700   3200   2800
TRANSPORT WIND..NW 29  NW 28  N 26   N 24   N 24   N 23
CWR.............0      0      0      0      0      0
HAINES INDEX....3      3      4      4      4      4

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 39.
RH..................MIN 44 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500-3300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 13 TO 22 MPH.

TIME (CST)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........MCLDY     PCLDY     MCLEAR    CLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TEMP............30        32        36        38
RH..............78        66        52        48
20 FT WIND......N 6G15    N 7G15    N 6G15    N 5G10
MIX HGT (FT)....2500      2800      3300      3300
TRANSPORT WIND..N 22      N 17      N 13      N 13
CWR.............0         0         0         0
HAINES INDEX....4         4         4         4

$$
FORECASTER...TREVINO
REQUESTED BY...JOHN PAUL HART
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150129.RG4__.01/PAH






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