Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR C76 78...USDA FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
817 AM EDT THU APR 23 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0905 EDT ON APRIL 23.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL PREVAIL TODAY. A WEAK COLD FRONT WILL DROP THROUGH
THE AREA TONIGHT...FOLLOWED BY HIGH PRESSURE ON FRIDAY. A WARM FRONT
WILL LIFT NORTH ACROSS THE AREA FRIDAY NIGHT INTO SATURDAY...WITH A
COLD FRONT THEN DROPPING THROUGH LATE SUNDAY.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78.
MIN HUMIDITY........41 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING WEST 5 TO 6
                    MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......MAX 5100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 12 TO 14 MPH
                    IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
MAX ADI.............48.
MAX LVORI...........4.

TIME (EDT)          9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY COVER...........MCLEAR PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................65     71     75     78     77
RH..................70     55     46     41     43
20 FT WIND..........W 4    NW 5   NW 5   NW 5   W 5
20 FT WIND GUST.....       6      10     10     8
MIX HGT (FT)........1200   3100   4200   4800   5100
TRANSPORT WIND......NW 14  NW 14  NW 14  W 12   W 12
LVORI...............4      3      2      1      2
ADI.................11     26     41     40     25

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 52.
MAX HUMIDITY........77 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN
                    BECOMING NORTH AROUND 5 MPH LATE.
INVERSION/DISPERSION...9PM-9AM/POOR
MAX ADI.............17.
MAX LVORI...........4.

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 72.
MIN HUMIDITY........31 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 6 TO 7 MPH UNTIL LATE
                    AFTERNOON...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
MIXING HEIGHT.......MAX 4800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 6 TO 14 MPH UNTIL LATE
                    AFTERNOON...BECOMING LIGHT.
MAX ADI.............30.
MAX LVORI...........3.

$$
FORECASTER...BERRY
REQUESTED BY...TODD TOMPKINS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150423.C7678.01/CHS



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