Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FNUS72 KCHS 051203
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SPOT FORECAST FOR C-72 73...US FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
803 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...
LIGHT NORTHEAST WINDS...LESS THAN 10 MPH...WILL GIVE WAY TO STRONGER
ONSHORE WINDS TODAY...ESPECIALLY AS THE SEA BREEZE DEVELOPS AND PUSHES
INLAND THIS AFTERNOON. EAST WINDS COULD GUST TO 20-25 MPH. OTHERWISE...
MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES WILL PREVAIL...AND THE CHANCE FOR RAIN IS ESSENTIALLY
ZERO.

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

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 82.
MIN HUMIDITY........40 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 6
                    TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH LATE IN THE
                    MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......MAX 7600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING EAST 8 TO 14 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX ADI.............47.
MAX LVORI...........10.

TIME (EDT)          9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY COVER...........MCR MCR MCR MCR MCR PC  PC  MCR MCR
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........
TSTM COV............
TEMP................61  71  76  78  80  81  82  82  81
RH..................78  59  52  48  45  44  41  40  41
20 FT WIND DIR......N   NE  E   E   E   E   E   SE  SE
20 FT WIND SPD......2   4   5   6   7   8   9   9   9
20 FT WIND GUST.....6   8   10  14  16  20  20  20  20
MIX HGT (KFT).......1.9 3.6 5.3 6.1 6.8 7.6 7.4 7.3 7.2
TRANSP WIND DIR.....NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   E   E   E
TRANSP WIND SPD.....8   8   8   12  12  12  14  14  14
LVORI...............9   7   6   4   3   1   1   2   2
ADI.................8   16  23  31  39  47  40  33  26

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 58.
MAX HUMIDITY........90 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20
                    MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND
                    VARIABLE.
INVERSION/DISPERSION...2100/VERY POOR.
MAX ADI.............19.
MAX LVORI...........8.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 81.
MIN HUMIDITY........46 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO
                    10 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......MAX 6900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING NORTHEAST 12 TO 14 MPH
                    IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX ADI.............48.
MAX LVORI...........9.

$$
FORECASTER...ROWLEY
REQUESTED BY...JOE BENTON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150505.C7273.01/CHS



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