Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FNUS72 KGSP 241136
FWSGSP

SPOT FORECAST FOR TURKEYBEARD...NPS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
736 AM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 EDT ON APRIL 24.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
COOL AND DRY HIGH PRESSURE CONTINUES ACROSS OUR REGION TODAY.  A
WARM FRONT BRINGS BETTER CHANCES FOR WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS TO OUR AREA OVER THE WEEKEND. DRY HIGH PRESSURE WILL
MOVE IN AGAIN FOR THE START OF THE WORK WEEK...WITH ANOTHER LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM PUSHING THROUGH THE SOUTHEAST BY MIDWEEK.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........53 AT IGNITION...MAX 68.
RH..................40 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 23 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS NORTH AT 4 MPH AT IGNITION...THEN BECOMING
                    LIGHT WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2400 FT AGL AT IGNITION... INCREASING TO 4300 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 15 TO 24 MPH...BECOMING WEST 6 TO 12 MPH
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.

TIME (EDT)          10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).............19  20  20  21  21  24  26  29
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........
TEMP................53  59  62  63  65  66  67  68
RH..................40  35  24  24  23  23  23  23
20 FT WIND DIR......N   N   N   N   W   W   W   SW
20 FT WIND SPD......3   3   2   2   2   2   2   2
20 FT WIND GUST.....5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT).......2.4 3.4 3.7 3.9 4.2 4.2 4.3 4.3
TRANSP WIND DIR.N   N   N   NW  NW  W   W   W   SW
TRANSP WIND SPD.....15  12  9   7   6   6   6   7
LVORI...............1   1   1   1   2   2   2   1
ADI.................42  40  41  33  29  29  29  35

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT)...THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF RAIN LATE. A CHANCE OF RAIN LATE.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 51.
RH..................MAX 87 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2700-4200 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 300-1500 FT
                    AGL OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 2 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).............31  34  36  45  54  63  71  80  89  91  93  95
WEATHER COV.........                                    SCH CHC CHC
WEATHER TYPE........                                    RN  RN  RN
TEMP................68  67  64  61  57  54  53  53  53  53  52  52
RH..................27  32  37  43  52  61  66  69  72  74  78  82
20 FT WIND DIR......SW  SW  S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT WIND SPD......2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2
20 FT WIND GUST.....5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT).......4.2 4.1 3.9 2.7 1.5 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
TRANSP WIND DIR.W   SW  SW  S   S   SE  S   S   S   S   S   S   S
TRANSP WIND SPD.....8   9   9   8   6   3   3   3   3   2   2   3
LVORI...............1   2   2   2   2   3   3   3   3   3   4   5
ADI.................41  4   4   3   2   2   1   1   2   1   1   2

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF RAIN EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN RAIN LIKELY EARLY BY LATE
                    MORNING. SHOWERS IN THE AFTERNOON.
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 60.
RH..................MIN 78 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 6 MPH LATE IN
                    THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 8 TO 14 MPH...INCREASING TO 21 TO 25
                    MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.

TIME (EDT)          6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).............96  98  100 100 100 100 100 99  99  99  100 100
WEATHER COV.........CHC LKY LKY DEF DEF DEF DEF DEF DEF DEF DEF LKY
WEATHER TYPE........RN  RN  RN  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TEMP................51  51  52  53  54  55  56  57  58  59  59  59
RH..................85  87  87  86  84  82  81  81  81  80  80  80
20 FT WIND DIR......S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT WIND SPD......2   2   2   2   2   3   3   4   4   4   4   3
20 FT WIND GUST.....5   5   5   5   5   5   5   10  10  10  10  5
MIX HGT (KFT).......0.3 0.3 0.3 0.6 0.8 1.1 1.3 1.4 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.5
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
TRANSP WIND SPD.....8   14  21  21  21  22  23  24  25  24  23  22
LVORI...............5   5   4   4   4   3   3   3   3   3   3   3
ADI.................3   10  23  23  23  29  34  39  43  41  39  36

$$
FORECASTER...TOMKO
REQUESTED BY...CHRIS REVELS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150424.TURKE.01/GSP



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