Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Birmingham, AL

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Spot Forecast for Shooting Range...USFS
National Weather Service Birmingham AL
322 PM CDT Wed Apr 18 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1600 CDT on April 18.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National
Weather Service.

.DISCUSSION...

Increased winds will continue this afternoon ahead of a front
that will bring isolated to scattered showers to the area tonight.
Otherwise, the next chance of widespread rain will come on Sunday.
Afternoon relative humidity values should remain above critical
values this week. There are no fire weather concerns at this time.

.REST OF TODAY...
TIME (CDT)      4 PM
Sky (%).........4
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE
Tstm cov........
CWR.............0
Temp............80
RH..............39
20 ft wind......SW 12
20 ft wind gust.17
Mix hgt (ft)....3700
Transport wind..SW 23
Dispersion idx..61
LVORI...........1

.TONIGHT...
TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
Sky (%).........18     41     72     76     71     56
Weather cov.....              SCTTRD SCTTRD SCTTRD
Weather type....NONE   NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR NONE
Tstm cov........
CWR.............0      10     30     30     30     10
Temp............77     72     66     64     61     56
RH..............48     57     68     75     81     80
20 ft wind......SW 10  SW 7   W 7    W 7    W 7    NW 7
20 ft wind gust.14     10     10     10     10     10
Mix hgt (ft)....3900   3000   1700   1800   1700   1200
Transport wind..SW 23  W 21   W 17   W 17   W 15   NW 13
Dispersion idx..63     67     37     19     17     11
LVORI...........1      1      3      3      3      4

.THURSDAY...
TIME (CDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
Sky (%).........23     7      10     9      6      2
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
CWR.............10     0      0      0      0      0
Temp............51     50     54     59     62     63
RH..............83     77     59     45     39     38
20 ft wind......NW 7   NW 8   NW 10  NW 10  NW 10  NW 8
20 ft wind gust.10     12     14     14     14     12
Mix hgt (ft)....1800   2600   3300   3900   4300   4400
Transport wind..NW 18  NW 21  NW 17  NW 15  NW 15  NW 15
Dispersion idx..12     14     12     55     58     58
LVORI...........4      3      1      1      1      1

$$
Forecaster...Keiser
Requested by...Sean Snyder
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1806932.1/BMX



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