Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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SPOT FORECAST FOR LONGNOSE RX...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
555 AM EDT MON APR 27 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 EDT ON APRIL 27.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A LARGE COOL AND DRY AIR MASS WILL DOMINATE THE WEATHER ACROSS THE
SOUTHERN APPALACHIAN REGION THROUGH TUESDAY. A WELL ORGANIZED LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL LIFT ACROSS THE DEEP SOUTH...TRACKING ALONG THE
ATLANTIC COAST DURING THE MID WEEK. ANOTHER CANADIAN AIR MASS WILL
SETTLE BACK OVER THE REGION DURING THE LATE WEEK AND WILL REMAIN
INTO THE WEEKEND.

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 73.
MIN HUMIDITY........30 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING WEST
                    AROUND 5 MPH LATE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1400-3200 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 5700-6600 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST AROUND 3 MPH...BECOMING WEST.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............33     25     15     8      4      9
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP................53     53     59     64     69     71
RH..................85     79     57     42     32     31
20 FT WIND..........W 2    NW 2   NW 2   NW 2   NW 3   W 2
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      5      5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)........1400   2000   3600   4500   5300   6200
TRANSPORT WIND......NE 3   NW 6   NW 7   NW 8   NW 7   W 6
LVORI...............5      4      1      1      1      1
ADI.................2      13     31     39     27     41

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 49.
MAX HUMIDITY........71 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH UNTIL EARLY
                    MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......5000-6100 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 400-1100 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 5 TO 8 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............13     14     24     35     46     42
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP................69     65     61     57     53     51
RH..................33     41     47     54     61     68
20 FT WIND..........NW 3   NW 4   N 4    N 3    N 2    N 2
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      10     10     5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)........6100   3900   2000   900    700    500
TRANSPORT WIND......W 6    NW 6   N 7    NE 7   NE 5   NE 5
LVORI...............2      2      2      2      3      3
ADI.................26     3      3      3      2      2

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT)...THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS LATE.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 67.
MIN HUMIDITY........38 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 6 MPH
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-2000 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 5400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 TO 7 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............37     32     37     44     51     66
WEATHER COV.........                                   S CHC
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR
TEMP................50     51     57     63     66     67
RH..................71     69     51     40     38     40
20 FT WIND..........N 2    NE 2   E 2    SE 4   SE 4   SE 3
20 FT WIND GUST.....5      5      5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)........500    800    3300   4600   4700   5200
TRANSPORT WIND......NE 6   NE 6   E 5    E 5    E 5    SE 6
LVORI...............3      3      2      2      2      2
ADI.................2      6      21     17     13     22

$$
FORECASTER...DIXON
REQUESTED BY...JOHN BROOKS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150427.LONGN.01/GSP



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