Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SRS SITE PREP COMP 73...US FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
630 AM EDT THU JUL 3 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0800 EDT ON JULY 03.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HURRICANE ARTHUR WILL BE OFF THE SOUTH CAROLINA
COAST TODAY. PLEASE SEE THE LATEST ADVISORY FROM THE NATIONAL
HURRICANE CENTER. A COLD FRONT WILL BE APPROACHING FROM THE
NORTHWEST TODAY. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL BE 35 TO 40
PERCENT THIS AFTERNOON. WINDS WILL BE NORTH WITH GUSTS AROUND
15 MPH. THE CHANCE OF FOG IS LOW THROUGH TONIGHT. IT WILL
BE HOT TODAY. AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES WILL PEAK 95 TO 100 WITH
HEAT INDEX VALUES 100 TO 105.

.TODAY...
TIME (EDT)          8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%)..............48  46  46  45  44  41  35  34  34  33
WEATHER COV..........SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH CHC CHC CHC CHC
WEATHER TYPE.........RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TEMP.................77  81  85  88  91  93  95  95  97  96
RH...................87  77  65  59  54  49  45  43  39  40
20 FT WIND DIR.......N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   NW
20 FT WIND DIR.......020 010 010 010 010 000 350 350 340 330
20 FT WIND SPD.......3   4   4   5   5   5   5   5   6   6
20 FT WIND GUST......5   10  10  10  15  15  15  15  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT)........1.0 1.6 2.2 2.5 3.2 4.2 5.0 5.7 6.0 5.7
TRANSP WIND DIR......N   N   N   N   N   N   N   NE  NE  NE
TRANSP WIND SPD......7   8   9   10  10  12  10  9   8   7
LVORI................5   5   2   2   2   1   1   1   2   2

.TONIGHT...
TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%)..............33     32     30     28     26     28
WEATHER COV..........S CHC  CHANCE S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE.........RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR NONE   NONE
TEMP.................94     89     81     77     75     72
RH...................43     54     65     74     76     79
20 FT WIND...........N 5    N 5    N 4    N 4    N 4    NW 5
20 FT WIND GUST......15     10     10     10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT).........4300   1100   500    400    400    400
TRANSPORT WIND.......NE 7   NE 7   NE 6   NE 5   NW 3   N 3
LVORI................2      2      3      3      4      5

.INDEPENDENCE DAY...
TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%)..............31     34     33     32     23     26
WEATHER COV..........
WEATHER TYPE.........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP.................71     73     83     90     94     95
RH...................81     79     55     41     32     29
20 FT WIND...........NW 5   N 5    N 6    N 6    N 5    N 5
20 FT WIND GUST......10     10     15     15     10     10
MIX HGT (FT).........400    400    2800   4900   5300   5600
TRANSPORT WIND.......N 6    N 8    NE 9   NE 8   NE 6   NE 5
LVORI................5      4      1      1      2      2

$$
FORECASTER...LINTON
REQUESTED BY...SAVANNAH RIVER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140703.SRSSI.01/CAE





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