Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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SPOT FORECAST FOR GIANT CEMENT COMPANY...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
721 AM EDT TUE APR 14 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON INCIDENT TIME OF 0719 EDT ON APRIL 14.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP
AND AFFECT THE INDICENT AREA THIS AFTERNOON. CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING WILL BE A CONCERN. THUNDERSTORMS ARE MOST LIKELY TO
OCCUR BETWEEN NOON AND 5 PM. FORECASTERS WILL MONITOR THE SITUATION
CLOSELY AND CONTACT DORCHESTER EMA AS NEEDED.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN A
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 84.
MIN HUMIDITY........61 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 5
                    TO 9 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING. GUSTY AND
                    ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS LATE
                    IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......MAX 4800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 12 TO 16 MPH
                    IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TIME (EDT)          8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY COVER...........MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.........              CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   TSTM   TSTM   TSTM
TSTM COV............              CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
TEMP................70     73     77     82     82
RH..................93     81     71     61     61
20 FT WIND..........S 5    S 5    SW 6   SW 8   SW 7
20 FT WIND GUST.....6      10     10     14     12
MIX HGT (FT)........700    1400   2500   4800   4800
TRANSPORT WIND......S 4    S 12   SW 14  SW 14  SW 16

$$
FORECASTER...TAYLOR
REQUESTED BY...MARIO FORMISANO
TYPE OF REQUEST...HAZMAT
.TAG 20150414.GIANT.01/CHS


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