Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Huntsville, AL

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BLUE CUT...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HUNTSVILLE AL
617 AM CDT TUE MAY 24 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON MAY 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES ARE FORECAST ACROSS THE BURN AREA TODAY.
ANY PATCHY FOG PRESENT SHOULD DISSIPATE SHORTLY AFTER DAYBREAK.
FROM MORNING LOWS IN THE MID 50S...TEMPERATURES BY AN 11 AM
IGNITION TIME SHOULD BE AROUND 77 WITH 50 PERCENT RELATIVE
HUMIDITY VALUES. HIGH TEMPERATURES THIS AFTERNOON SHOULD WARM
INTO THE MID 80S...WITH MINIMUM HUMIDITIES IN THE MID 30S
PERCENT RANGE. MAXIMUM MIXING HEIGHTS THIS AFTERNOON SHOULD
RISE TO AROUND 7000 FT AGL...DURING THE TIME OF MAXIMUM
WARMTH...WITH SOUTHWESTERLY TRANSPORT WINDS IN THE 7-9 MPH
RANGE.

TONIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES ARE EXPECTED. SOMEWHAT WARMER
WITH LOWS COOLING TO AROUND 61 DEGREES...WITH LIGHT AND VARIABLE
WINDS. SIMILARLY WARM CONDITIONS ARE FORECAST ON WEDNESDAY...
WITH HIGH TEMPERATURES WARMING TO AROUND 86 DEGREES. MINIMUM
AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES OF AROUND 40 PERCENT ARE
FORECAST.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 85.
MIN HUMIDITY........36 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH AROUND 5 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......100-1800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6900-7700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 1 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........PCLDY  MCLEAR PCLDY  PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............77     82     85     84
RH..............50     39     36     39
20 FT WIND DIR..200    210    200    190
20 FT WIND SPD..3      5      5      5
20 FT WIND GUST.5
MIX HGT (FT)....3500   7000   7700   6900
TRANSP WIND DIR.210    220    210    210
TRANSP WIND SPD.8      8      9      9
DISPERSION IDX..34     61     74     68
CHC OF PCPN (%).0      0      0      0

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (20-30 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 61.
MAX HUMIDITY........92 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5100-6200 FT AGL DECREASING TO 0-200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 2 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............83     76     70     67     64     62
RH..............43     56     68     75     80     84
20 FT WIND DIR..190    180    170    170    170    180
20 FT WIND SPD..3      3      3      3      3      3
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5      5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)....6200   3400   200    BLW100 200    200
TRANSP WIND DIR.210    200    170    170    160    160
TRANSP WIND SPD.9      7      3      3      3      2
DISPERSION IDX..63     29     1      2      2      1
CHC OF PCPN (%).0      0      0      0      0      0

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 86.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
CWR.................10 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-1500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5200-5700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 1 TO 10 MPH INCREASING TO 12 TO 16 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............61     68     76     82     85     86
RH..............92     78     59     47     41     40
20 FT WIND DIR..190    190    200    200    190    190
20 FT WIND SPD..3      3      5      7      8      8
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5             10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)....BLW100 1500   4600   5600   5700   5400
TRANSP WIND DIR.150    160    210    200    190    190
TRANSP WIND SPD.1      5      9      10     13     15
DISPERSION IDX..1      2      4      65     55     64
CHC OF PCPN (%).0      10     10     10     10     10

$$
FORECASTER...BOYD
REQUESTED BY...KERRY CLARK
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160524.BLUEC.01/HUN



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