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FNUS72 KRAH 181436 CCA
FWSRAH

Spot Forecast for Bill Gibson Prescribed Fire...North Carolina
Forest Service National Weather Service Raleigh NC 1035 AM EDT Wed
Oct 18 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1000 EDT on October 18. If
conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact this NWS office if you have questions or concerns
with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...
High pressure will hold over the region through the remainder of the
week. A cold front will approach the area from the west early next
week.

Surface based inversion this morning will lift to 1000 ft AGL once
the temperature arms into the upper 50s. Surface based inversion
will set up early this evening close to sunset. Any lingering smoke
may mix with fog late tonight to create localized super-fog
conditions.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 70.
Min humidity........37 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Light and variable winds...becoming northeast 5
                    to 6 mph late in the morning.
Mixing height.......Increasing to 2900-3200 ft
                    AGL early in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Northeast 9 to 12 mph.
LVORI...............3.
ADI.................6...increasing to 28 late in the morning...then
                    decreasing to 16 late.
Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches.
Visibility..........7.

TIME (EDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
Sky (%).........2      7      8      0
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0      0      0      0
Temp............53     62     67     68
RH..............68     46     39     37
20 ft wind......NE 4   NE 6   NE 5   NE 5
20 ft wind gust.5      10            10
Mix hgt (ft)....800    2000   2800   3200
Transport wind..NE 9   NE 12  NE 10  NE 9
LVORI...........4      2      2      2
ADI.............6      27     28     28
Visibility (sm).7      7      7      7

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (5-15 percent).
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 43.
Max humidity........93 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Light and variable winds.
Mixing height.......3300 ft AGL...decreasing to 300-400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 5 to 6 mph.
LVORI...............5.
ADI.................16...decreasing to 2 early in the evening.
Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches.
Visibility..........7.

TIME (EDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
Sky (%).........0      0      5      15     14     18
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0      0      0      0      0      0
Temp............64     56     52     50     48     46
RH..............44     64     74     78     83     93
20 ft wind......NE 4   NE 2   NE 2   NE 2   N 2    N 2
20 ft wind gust.5      5      5
Mix hgt (ft)....3300   300    300    300    300    300
Transport wind..NE 6   NE 5   NE 5   NE 5   NE 5   N 5
LVORI...........2      3      3      4      6      6
ADI.............16     2      2      2      2      2
Visibility (sm).7      7      7      7      7      7

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (10-20 percent).
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 77.
Min humidity........38 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........
 Slope/valley.......Light and variable winds.
Mixing height.......300 ft AGL early...increasing to 2700-3000 ft
                    AGL early in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Northwest 4 to 6 mph.
LVORI...............5.
ADI.................6.
Pcpn amount.........0.00 inches.
Visibility..........7.

$$
Forecaster...SHARP
Requested by...Roy Jones
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1717461.0/RAH
.EMAIL d6opsrm@ncagr.gov


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