Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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SPOT FORECAST FOR FTG_TA46_SITEPREP...DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
842 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0845 EDT ON SEPTEMBER 19.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A BAND OF SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS CURRENTLY
STRETCHES FROM UPSTATE SC SOUTHWEST INTO THE WESTERN MIDLANDS OF SC.
THIS ACTIVITY IS MOVING SOUTHWEST TOWARDS THE CSRA...AND IT WILL MOVE
INTO THE FORT GORDON AREA AROUND 930 TO 10 AM...AND CONTINUE UNTIL
AROUND NOON.  OTHERWISE...EXPECT MOSTLY CLOUDY SKEIS WITH SOME
ADDITIONAL SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY POSSIBLY DEVELOPING
LATER IN THE AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING HOURS.  RH VALUES ARE NOT
EXPECTED TO DROP BELOW 55 PERCENT. EXPECT A GENERAL E TO NE SURFACE
AND TRANSPORT WIND...WITH NO SIGNIFICANT WIND SHIFTS EXPECTED OUTSIDE
OF ANY TEMPORARY WIND SHIFTS ASSOCIATED WITH SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM
ACTIVITY. AN INVERSION IS EXPECTED TONIGHT FROM AROUND DUSK THROUGH
SHORTLY AFTER SUNRISE SATURDAY.

.TODAY...
TIME (EDT)          8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%)..............85  90  99  95  80  70  65  60  60  56
WEATHER COV..........    SCH CHC LKY CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC SCH
WEATHER TYPE.........    RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TEMP.................72  74  71  72  75  79  80  81  81  81
RH...................90  82  94  90  75  62  58  56  55  56
20 FT WIND DIR.......NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   E   E   E   E
20 FT WIND DIR.......060 060 060 070 070 070 070 080 080 080
20 FT WIND SPD.......2   3   3   4   5   5   6   6   6   6
20 FT WIND GUST......5   5   5   5   10  10  10  10  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT)........0.7 1.2 1.6 1.8 2.6 3.3 4.1 4.2 4.3 4.2
TRANSP WIND DIR......NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   E   E   E   E
TRANSP WIND SPD......7   7   8   9   9   10  12  13  14  14
LVORI................6   5   4   3   3   1   1   1   1   1

.TONIGHT...
TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%)..............56     59     60     62     63     68
WEATHER COV..........S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE.........RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP.................79     75     71     69     67     66
RH...................60     69     76     81     87     90
20 FT WIND...........E 6    E 5    E 5    E 5    NE 5   NE 5
20 FT WIND GUST......15     10     10     10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT).........3400   700    300    300    300    300
TRANSPORT WIND.......E 15   E 13   E 10   E 9    E 9    E 9
LVORI................1      3      4      4      4      5

.SATURDAY...
TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%)..............74     79     66     50     37     36
WEATHER COV..........S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE.........RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP.................65     66     71     76     79     81
RH...................93     90     76     62     54     49
20 FT WIND...........NE 5   NE 6   NE 6   NE 8   NE 8   NE 8
20 FT WIND GUST......10     15     15     20     20     20
MIX HGT (FT).........200    400    1700   2800   3800   4000
TRANSPORT WIND.......NE 10  NE 12  NE 15  NE 16  NE 16  NE 16
LVORI................6      6      3      1      1      1

$$
FORECASTER...MILLER
REQUESTED BY...ALLEN BRASWELL
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140919.FTG_T.01/CAE





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