Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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FNUS72 KCAE 051243
FWSCAE

SPOT FORECAST FOR FTG_2201...DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
843 AM EDT TUE MAY 5 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 EDT ON MAY 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE ACROSS THE BURN AREA WILL REMAIN
IN CONTROL THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING. THE INVERSION WILL BURN OFF
THIS MORNING AROUND 10 AM WITH DIURNAL STRATOCUMULUS DEVELOPING
THROUGH THE AFTERNOON HOURS. SURFACE WINDS WILL BE NORTHEASTERLY
THIS MORNING THEN VEER TO EASTERLY BY MIDDAY WITH SPEEDS OF 6 MPH OR
LESS. TRANSPORT WINDS WILL BE EASTERLY THROUGH THE DAY BETWEEN 10
AND 15 MPH. MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITIES THIS AFTERNOON WILL BE AROUND
30 PERCENT. AN INVERSION WILL DEVELOP WITH SUNSET AND PATCHY FOG
WILL BE POSSIBLE OVERNIGHT...MAINLY DURING THE EARLY MORNING
AND SUNRISE HOURS.

POSITIVE OR NEGATIVE FEEDBACK INCLUDING OBSERVATIONS TAKEN AT
THE BURN SITE WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATED.  YOU CAN USE THE SAME
WEBPAGE WHERE YOU REQUESTED THE SPOT FORECAST FOR THIS.  YOU MAY
ALSO CALL OUR OFFICE IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS.

.TODAY...
TIME (EDT)          9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%)..............0   0   13  16  19  21  20  19  18
WEATHER COV..........
WEATHER TYPE.........
TEMP.................65  70  75  77  80  81  82  83  83
RH...................70  58  50  45  37  34  31  30  31
20 FT WIND DIR.......NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   E   E   E
20 FT WIND DIR.......060 060 060 070 070 080 080 090 090
20 FT WIND SPD.......2   2   3   4   5   5   5   5   5
20 FT WIND GUST......5   5   5   10  10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)........1.1 1.9 2.9 3.8 4.5 5.0 5.1 5.1 5.0
TRANSP WIND DIR......NE  E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E
TRANSP WIND SPD......7   8   9   11  12  13  13  14  13
LVORI................4   3   2   1   1   1   1   1   1

.TONIGHT...
TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%)..............16     14     12     10     9      9
WEATHER COV..........
WEATHER TYPE.........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP.................82     76     68     64     60     58
RH...................35     45     59     67     81     86
20 FT WIND...........E 4    E 3    E 2    E 2    NE 2   NE 2
20 FT WIND GUST......10     5      5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT).........4600   600    300    200    200    200
TRANSPORT WIND.......E 13   E 9    E 8    E 6    E 2    NE 3
LVORI................1      2      2      3      5      6

.WEDNESDAY...
TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%)..............10     10     12     14     16     18
WEATHER COV..........
WEATHER TYPE.........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP.................56     59     70     77     81     83
RH...................93     87     59     45     38     36
20 FT WIND...........N 2    N 2    NE 4   NE 5   NE 5   NE 5
20 FT WIND GUST......5      5      5      10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT).........200    300    2400   4100   4700   4900
TRANSPORT WIND.......NE 5   NE 6   NE 8   NE 10  E 10   E 10
LVORI................6      6      3      1      1      1

$$
FORECASTER...PROUD
REQUESTED BY...ALLEN BRASWELL
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150505.FTG_2.01/CAE







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