Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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FNUS72 KRAH 061129
FWSRAH

SPOT FORECAST FOR RAILROAD EAST...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
729 AM EDT WED MAY 6 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 EDT ON MAY 06.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
BERMUDA HIGH PRESSURE WILL PERSIST ACROSS THE AREA
THROUGH THURSDAY. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL FORM NEAR THE
BAHAMAS AND MEANDER NEAR THE SOUTHEAST COAST THROUGH THE WEEKEND.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 83.
MIN HUMIDITY........38 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 6
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1700 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 4700-6200 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 2 TO 10 MPH...INCREASING TO 12 TO 13 MPH
                    LATE.

TIME (EDT)          10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............38     36     35     36
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................68     76     80     81
RH..................68     50     41     38
20 FT WIND..........NE 1   E 2    E 5    E 5
20 FT WIND GUST.....       5
MIX HGT (FT)........2500   4000   5500   6200
TRANSPORT WIND......NE 5   E 8    E 10   E 13
ADI.................7      36     51     51

.TONIGHT...

WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6200 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL EARLY IN
                    THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 2 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
20 FT WIND..........E 4    E 2    E 2    E 2    E 1    NE 2
20 FT WIND GUST.....5
MIX HGT (FT)........6200   300    300    300    300    300
TRANSPORT WIND......E 9    E 3    E 3    E 3    E 2    NE 2
ADI.................40     1      1      1      1      1

$$
FORECASTER...LOCKLEAR
REQUESTED BY...JEFF GREENE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150506.RAILR.01/RAH


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