Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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FNUS72 KRAH 051347
FWSRAH

SPOT FORECAST FOR DFDU6667...DUKRE FOREST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
947 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1300 EDT ON MAY 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...THE PRESENCE OF BERMUDA HIGH PRESSURE WILL RESULT IN GENERALLY
LIGHT SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW TODAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 81.
MIN HUMIDITY........39 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTH TO SOUTHWESTERLY BETWEEN 5 AND 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1800 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 4800-6300 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWESTERLY 6 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).............11     22     48
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................77     79     80
RH..................43     41     39
20 FT WIND..........SW 7   SW 6   S 6
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     15     15
MIX HGT (FT)........4800   6300   6300
TRANSPORT WIND......SW 8   SW 6   S 8
LVORI...............1      2      1
ADI.................32     27     35

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (20-30 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 57.
MAX HUMIDITY........80 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH...BECOMING LIGHT AND
                    VARIABLE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6300 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL EARLY IN
                    THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 6 TO 8 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............45     38     16     9      11     10
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................78     72     67     64     62     60
RH..................43     55     65     73     75     78
20 FT WIND..........S 6    S 4    S 4    S 5    S 5    SW 4
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     5      5                    5
MIX HGT (FT)........6300   300    300    300    300    300
TRANSPORT WIND......S 8    S 7    S 8    S 8    S 8    SW 7
LVORI...............1      3      3      3      4      4
ADI.................35     3      3      4      3      3

$$
FORECASTER...STRICKLER
REQUESTED BY...MICHAEL BURKE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150505.DFDU6.01/RAH


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