Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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SPOT FORECAST FOR PETE WHITE...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BIRMINGHAM AL
850 AM CDT TUE APR 22 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON APRIL 22.

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

.DISCUSSION...

NO FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THE FORECAST
PERIOD...AS A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE STATE TODAY WITH
SCATTERED TO NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS EXPECTED.
THE RAINFALL WILL MOVE SOUTH AND DIMINISH AFTER SUNSET TONIGHT
WITH DRIER AIR MOVING IN FROM THE NORTH DURING THE DAY ON
WEDNESDAY. ALTHOUGH THE AIR MASS WILL BE QUITE DRY WEDNESDAY
AFTERNOON...RH VALUES SHOULD STAY ABOVE CRITICAL VALUES. TRANSPORT
WINDS WILL BEGIN FROM THE SOUTHWEST AND THEN TRANSITION TO THE
NORTHWEST FOLLOWING PASSAGE OF THE COLD FRONT LATE THIS AFTERNOON.


.REST OF TODAY...
TIME (CDT)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY.............CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY CLOUDY
WEATHER COV.....LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR TSTORM TSTORM TSTORM
TEMP............62     70     74     75     74
RH..............84     70     65     64     65
20 FT WIND......W 3    W 6    W 7    NW 7   NW 7
20 FT WIND GUST.5      10     15     10     10
CHC OF PCPN (%).70     70     70     70     70
MIX HGT (FT)....3700   4800   3300   3500   3400
DISPERSION......37     45     29     33     35
TRANSPORT WIND..270/14 280/15 270/12 270/13 280/14

.TONIGHT...
TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY.............CLOUDY MCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  CLEAR  CLEAR
WEATHER COV.....LIKELY S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....TSTORM RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR NONE   NONE
TEMP............72     64     58     55     53     53
RH..............67     82     95     100    100    98
20 FT WIND......NW 7   NW 7   NW 6   NW 5   NW 3   N 3
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     10     10     5      5
CHC OF PCPN (%).70     20     20     20     20     20
MIX HGT (FT)....3200   2800   2500   1200   600    900
DISPERSION......31     19     11     12     8      7
TRANSPORT WIND..290/13 310/14 350/16 000/18 000/18 000/16

.WEDNESDAY...
TIME (CDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY.............CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............52     54     64     71     73     73
RH..............91     77     48     34     28     24
20 FT WIND......N 2    N 3    N 7    N 6    N 5    N 6
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5      10     10     10     10
CHC OF PCPN (%).20     0      0      0      0      0
MIX HGT (FT)....600    1500   3200   3500   3600   3500
DISPERSION......9      22     59     54     45     35
TRANSPORT WIND..000/12 010/12 020/15 020/13 020/10 020/8

$$
FORECASTER...ANDERSON
REQUESTED BY...SCOTT LAYFIELD
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140422.PETEW.01/BMX






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