Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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SPOT FORECAST FOR C143...USDA FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
832 AM EDT MON MAY 4 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0940 EDT ON MAY 04.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
ATLANTIC HIGH PRESSURE WILL PREVAIL TODAY INTO WEDNESDAY. AN AREA
OF LOW PRESSURE IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP OFF THE EAST COAST OF
FLORIDA ON WEDNESDAY...AND LIFT NORTHWARD OFF THE SOUTHEAST COAST
THROUGH THURSDAY. THE LOW COULD THEN MEANDER BACK TOWARD THE COAST
THROUGH FRIDAY AND LINGER NEARBY THROUGH THE WEEKEND...INCREASING
THE CHANCE FOR RAIN.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW...LIMITED TO PATCHY GROUND FOG.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 81.
MIN HUMIDITY........43 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS THIS MORNING...BECOMING
                    SOUTHEAST 8 TO 11 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 17 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......MAX 7800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 8 MPH
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX ADI.............39.
MAX LVORI...........10.

TIME (EDT)          9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY COVER...........PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................62     73     78     79     78
RH..................81     59     48     44     43
20 FT WIND..........SE 1   SE 4   SE 7   SE 9   SE 9
20 FT WIND GUST.....4      8      14     18     18
MIX HGT (FT)........2100   5800   7100   7200   5900
TRANSPORT WIND......E 4    E 4    E 8    SE 8   SE 8
LVORI...............9      6      3      1      2
ADI.................6      19     32     33     22

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 56.
MAX HUMIDITY........96 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20
                    MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND
                    VARIABLE.
INVERSION/DISPERSION...9PM-9AM/VERY POOR
MAX ADI.............16.
MAX LVORI...........7.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.
MIN HUMIDITY........44 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 9
                    MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......MAX 6400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING EAST 10 TO 14 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX ADI.............68.
MAX LVORI...........6.

$$
FORECASTER...TIMTE
REQUESTED BY...TODD TOMPKINS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150504.C143_.01/CHS



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