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SPOT FORECAST FOR HEMENWAY HILL FIRE BLUE HILLS...DCR FIRE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
609 PM EDT SAT MAY 23 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1759 EDT ON MAY 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
WESTERLY WINDS WILL DIMINISH THIS EVENING AND BECOME SOUTHWEST
WITH SPEEDS AVERAGING 5 TO 10 MPH TONIGHT. RELATIVE HUMIDITIES
WILL INCREASE TO 60 TO 65 PERCENT.

WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL INCREASE TO 1O TO 20 MPH BY MID
MORNING SUNDAY WITH GUSTS TO 25 MPH POSSIBLE. RELATIVE HUMIDITIES
WILL FALL TO 25 TO 30 PERCENT IN THE AFTERNOON.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 46.
MAX HUMIDITY........65 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1900-3800 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 100 FT AGL
                    UNTIL JUST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 8 TO 12 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (500-38000 KNOT-FT).
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 14 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).............1   1   2   12  22  33  35  37  39  44  49  54
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........
TSTM COV............
TEMP................62  59  57  55  53  51  50  49  49  48  47  48
RH..................22  28  33  37  41  46  50  56  58  60  65  65
20 FT WIND DIR......W   W   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
20 FT WIND SPD......10  9   8   8   9   9   10  12  13  13  14  14
20 FT WIND GUST.....15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  20  20  20  20
EYE LVL WND DIR.....W   W   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
EYE LVL WND SPD.....6   5   5   5   5   5   6   7   8   8   8   8
EYE LVL WND GST.....15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  20  20  20  20
MIX HGT (KFT).......3.8 1.9 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
TRANSP WIND DIR.....W   W   W   W   W   W   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
TRANSP WIND SPD.....12  10  9   9   9   9   8   8   8   9   10  12
LVORI...............1   2   2   2   2   2   2   3   3   3   3   3
ADI.................42  25  6   6   6   6   5   5   7   8   9   10
CWR.................0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
VRATE KT-FT/1000....38  17  1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 79.
MIN HUMIDITY........28 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 17 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
                    25 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-1500 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 4900-5400 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 13 TO 21 MPH.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (800-49500 KNOT-FT)...INCREASING
                    TO EXCELLENT TO EXCELLENT (68100-88500 KNOT-FT)
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 13 TO 17 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).............48  41  34  29  23  18  16  14  13  11  10  8
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........
TSTM COV............
TEMP................50  53  56  62  66  70  72  75  77  78  77  77
RH..................63  57  53  43  38  33  31  29  28  28  29  30
20 FT WIND DIR......SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  W   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
20 FT WIND SPD......14  13  13  14  16  17  17  16  16  16  17  17
20 FT WIND GUST.....20  20  20  20  20  20  25  25  25  25  25  20
EYE LVL WND DIR.....SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  W   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
EYE LVL WND SPD.....8   8   8   8   10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
EYE LVL WND GST.....20  20  20  20  20  20  25  25  25  25  25  20
MIX HGT (KFT).......0.1 0.1 0.1 0.8 1.5 2.2 3.1 4.0 4.9 5.1 5.2 5.4
TRANSP WIND DIR.....SW  SW  SW  W   W   W   W   W   W   W   W   W
TRANSP WIND SPD.....13  14  15  16  17  18  18  20  21  20  18  17
LVORI...............2   2   2   2   2   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
ADI.................14  15  16  18  28  37  45  54  63  60  58  55
CWR.................0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
VRATE KT-FT/1000....1   1   1   11  22  35  50  68  89  86  84  81

$$
FORECASTER...KJC
REQUESTED BY...DAVE CELINO
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150523.HEMEN.01/BOX



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