Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPOT FORECAST FOR YOUNGS CHAPEL...NC FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1010 AM EDT THU APR 24 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1230 EDT ON APRIL 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OFF THE EASTERN SEABOARD TODAY THROUGH
TONIGHT AS A COLD FRONT AND UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE APPROACH FROM
THE WEST. THE COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE AREA ON FRIDAY...WITH DRY
HIGH PRESSURE RETURNING THROUGH THE WEEKEND. A WET AND POSSIBLY
STORMY PATTERN WILL SET UP MONDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 68.
MIN HUMIDITY........31 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT SOUTHEAST WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 8 MPH
                    IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2100 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 2500-3400 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 8 TO 13 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............5      9      12
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP................61     65     67
RH..................35     33     31
20 FT WIND..........SE 5   S 5    S 6
20 FT WIND GUST.....15     15     15
MIX HGT (FT)........2500   3200   3300
TRANSPORT WIND......S 13   S 10   S 10

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT)...THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47.
MAX HUMIDITY........97 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1800-3300 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 500-1200 FT
                    AGL LATE IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 6 TO 14 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............15     16     25     39     59     78
WEATHER COV.........                                   CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR
TEMP................66     61     56     53     50     49
RH..................34     45     59     70     82     89
20 FT WIND..........S 6    SE 5   SE 4   SE 3   SE 3   SE 3
20 FT WIND GUST.....15     10     10     10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)........3300   2900   1800   1000   600    600
TRANSPORT WIND......S 12   S 14   S 9    S 7    SE 7   SE 6

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS LIKELY WITH A CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 68.
MIN HUMIDITY........53 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 14 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 MPH.
                    GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING AND
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-2400 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 5200-5500 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 7 TO 14 MPH...INCREASING TO SOUTHWEST 22
                    TO 31 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING
                    WEST 32 TO 37 MPH IN THE MID AFTERNOON.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............91     99     88     79     70     63
WEATHER COV.........CHANCE LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE........RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP................47     50     57     62     66     67
RH..................97     94     80     68     58     54
20 FT WIND..........SE 3   S 3    S 5    S 6    SW 6   W 9
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     5      10     15     15     20
MIX HGT (FT)........700    900    2400   3800   5100   5300
TRANSPORT WIND......S 7    S 14   SW 31  SW 35  SW 32  W 35

$$
FORECASTER...MOORE
REQUESTED BY...ROGER HARRIS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140424.YOUNG.01/GSP






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