Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FNUS72 KGSP 042009
FWSGSP

SPOT FORECAST FOR WOLF CREEK...USDA-FS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
409 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1548 EDT ON AUGUST 04.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
WINDS WILL GENERALLY BE LIGHT FROM THE NORTHWEST TONIGHT...REINFORCING
THE NOCTURNAL DOWNSLOPE FLOW. THERE IS STILL TIME FOR THE ATMOSPHERE
TO DESTABILIZE THIS AFTERNOON...AND PRODUCE ANOTHER ROUND OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. HOWEVER THE CHANCE OF THIS OCCURRING IS LOW.

A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL DRIFT SOUTH ACROSS OUR AREA TONIGHT AND
WEDNESDAY BECOMING NEARLY STATIONARY OVER NORTHERN SOUTH CAROLINA.
AS MOISTURE INCREASES ACROSS OUR REGION...A STRONG DISTURBANCE WILL
REACH THE WESTERN CAROLINAS AND NORTHEAST GEORGIA THURSDAY. THIS
DISTURBANCE SHOULD BE EAST OF OUR AREA ON FRIDAY AND DRIER HIGH
PRESSURE WILL BE IN CONTROL OVER THE WEEKEND..

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (30-40 PERCENT). SCATTERED
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING. PATCHY FOG
                    LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 67.
MAX HUMIDITY........94 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6700 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 300-1200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 TO 8 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............42     32     33     34     35     39
WEATHER COV.........SCTTRD ISOLTD                      PATCHY
WEATHER TYPE........RNSHWR RNSHWR NONE   NONE   NONE   FOG
TSTM COV............SCTTRD ISOLTD
TEMP................88     82     76     73     70     69
RH..................43     55     69     77     85     91
20 FT WIND..........NW 5   NW 4   NW 5   NW 5   NW 4   NW 3
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     10     10     10     10     5
MIX HGT (FT)........6700   1200   600    300    300    300
TRANSPORT WIND......W 8    W 6    NW 6   NW 6   NW 6   NW 5
LVORI...............1      3      3      4      6      6
ADI.................40     3      3      3      3      2

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LATE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 89.
MIN HUMIDITY........43 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE
                    MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1600 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 7900-9600 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 5 TO 7 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............43     47     50     52     55     58
WEATHER COV.........PATCHY               S CHC  S CHC  CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE........FOG    NONE   NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV............                     S CHC  S CHC  CHANCE
TEMP................68     70     77     84     88     88
RH..................94     85     66     47     43     44
20 FT WIND..........NW 3   NW 2   W 2    W 2    SW 2   W 2
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      5      5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)........300    300    3000   6100   9600   8500
TRANSPORT WIND......NW 5   NW 5   W 5    W 6    SW 6   SW 6
LVORI...............8      5      3      2      1      2
ADI.................3      5      19     27     31     30

$$
FORECASTER...WIMBERLEY
REQUESTED BY...W PROFFITT
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150804.WOLFC.01/GSP


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