Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CEDAR ISLAND...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
852 AM EDT WED APR 1 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 EDT ON APRIL 01.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD SOUTHEAST OVER EASTERN NC TODAY
AND TONIGHT, THEN PASS OFFSHORE THURSDAY. WINDS WILL BE NORTHEAST
OVER THE FIRE AREA THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON...THEN SWITCH TO EAST
AND BECOME LIGHT LATE TONIGHT. MINIMUM RH VALS WILL DROP INTO THE 40S
PERCENTILE THIS AFTERNOON. A COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE
WEST FRIDAY AND CROSS THE REGION SATURDAY. HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD IN FROM THE NORTHWEST SUNDAY AND MOVE OFFSHORE MONDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 58.
MIN HUMIDITY........44 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 12 TO 18 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 25
                    MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......MAX 2900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 17 TO 26 MPH...DECREASING TO 13 TO 15 MPH
                    LATE.

TIME (EDT)          10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............9      5      2      2
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................52     53     55     57
RH..................60     53     48     44
20 FT WIND..........N 14   N 12   NE 11  NE 11
20 FT WIND GUST.....25     20     20     20
LVORI...............1      1      1      1
ADI.................49     47     40     32

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 44.
MAX HUMIDITY........76 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH EARLY.
MIXING HEIGHT.......MIN 300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 9 TO 14 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............1      1      1      1      1      1
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................54     52     51     49     47     47
RH..................50     60     70     76     68     68
20 FT WIND..........NE 11  NE 10  NE 9   NE 8   E 7    E 5
20 FT WIND GUST.....20     20     15     15     10
LVORI...............2      2      3      4      3      3
ADI.................25     12     9      8      7      4

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66.
MIN HUMIDITY........48 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 13 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 20
                    MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......MAX 3800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 7 TO 15 MPH...INCREASING TO 18 TO 22 MPH
                    LATE.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............1      1      7      13     18     18
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................44     48     54     61     64     65
RH..................79     73     59     49     48     50
20 FT WIND..........E 5    E 5    SE 6   S 8    S 10   S 11
20 FT WIND GUST.....              10     15     15     20
LVORI...............4      3      2      2      1      1
ADI.................4      8      18     29     41     53

$$
FORECASTER...LONKA
REQUESTED BY...BERT PLANTE
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150401.CEDAR.01/MHX


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