Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Paducah, KY

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FNUS73 KPAH 291626
FWSPAH

SPOT FORECAST FOR TOTBLUFF...MODNR DSP TOT SP
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PADUCAH KY
1026 AM CST THU JAN 29 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1400 CST ON JANUARY 29.

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE REGION TODAY...BRINGING
GUSTY NORTHWEST WINDS AND FALLING AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES.
HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE IN FOR FRIDAY. AFTERNOON RELATIVE
HUMIDITIES WILL LIKELY FALL INTO THE 30S WITH DECREASING
NORTHERLY WINDS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........45 AT IGNITION...MAX 47.
RH..................60 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 56 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTHWEST AT 14 MPH AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING BECOMING LIGHT...THEN
                    BECOMING NORTHWEST 7 TO 14 MPH WITH GUSTS TO
                    AROUND 30 MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND
                    AFTERNOON.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH AT IGNITION...MAX 3.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-2400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3900 FT AGL AT
                    IGNITION...OTHERWISE 2800-4100 FT AGL IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 29 TO 35 MPH.

TIME (CST)      2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........CDY CDY CDY CDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............45  44  43  41
RH..............60  60  60  63
20 FT WIND DIR..NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD..11  10  10  9
20 FT WIND GUST.25  30  25  20
MIX HGT (KFT)...3.9 4.0 4.1 4.1
TRANSP WIND DIR.NW  NW  NW  NW
TRANSP WIND SPD.31  32  33  35
CWR.............0   0   0   0
HAINES INDEX....3   3   3   3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 27.
RH..................MAX 81 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 8 TO 10 MPH.
CWR.................0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 4 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR
                    LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2500-4000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 26 TO 35 MPH DECREASING TO AROUND 25 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........MCLDY  MCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............40     36     34     32     30     28
RH..............64     72     72     78     81     81
20 FT WIND......NW 8   NW 7   NW 7   N 6    N 6    N 6
20 FT WIND GUST.15     15     15     15     15     15
MIX HGT (FT)....4000   3800   3500   3200   2900   2600
TRANSPORT WIND..NW 35  N 33   N 31   N 29   N 28   N 26
CWR.............0      0      0      0      0      0
HAINES INDEX....3      3      4      4      4      4

$$
FORECASTER...TREVINO
REQUESTED BY...STEVE SCHELL
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150129.TOTBL.01/PAH






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