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000
FNUS71 KCTP 301115
FWSCTP

SPOT FORECAST FOR GETTYSBURG RX...NATIONAL PARK SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
715 AM EDT THU OCT 30 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 EDT ON OCTOBER 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE DRIFTING EAST FROM THE OHIO VALLEY ALONG WITH A
RELATIVELY COOL NORTHWEST FLOW WILL SUPPORT DRY CONDITIONS ACROSS
SOUTH-CENTRAL PA. THERE ARE NO CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER CONCERNS TODAY
WITH LIGHT NW WINDS AND MIN RH VALUES AROUND 50 PERCENT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
MIN HUMIDITY........49 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING NORTHWEST 5
                    TO 6 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).............60  58  55  51  48  45  43  42  39  36
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........
TSTM COV............
TEMP................42  45  48  51  53  54  56  55  55  55
RH..................81  72  64  57  54  51  49  49  49  49
20 FT WIND DIR......NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD......5   5   6   6   6   6   6   6   6   5
20 FT WIND GUST.....        10  10  10  10  10  10  10

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 37.
MAX HUMIDITY........84 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM      9 PM      MIDNGT    3 AM
SKY (%).............33        29        32        36
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................53        46        42        39
RH..................54        67        77        84
20 FT WIND..........N 3G5     N 2G5     NW 1      NW 1

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
MIN HUMIDITY........48 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).............55        82        78        77
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................39        42        52        55
RH..................84        74        54        48
20 FT WIND..........NW 1      W 1       S 2G5     SE 3G5

$$
FORECASTER...STEINBUGL
REQUESTED BY...MATT BOSS
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141030.GETTY.01/CTP





000
FNUS71 KCTP 290013
FWSCTP

SPOT FORECAST FOR SGL 048 UNIT 2...PA GAME COMMISSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE STATE COLLEGE PA
813 PM EDT TUE OCT 28 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 EDT ON OCTOBER 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STATE COLLEGE.

.DISCUSSION...

A COLD FRONT WILL FINISH PUSHING THROUGH SOUTHERN AND EASTERN
PENNSYLVANIA DURING THE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON ON WEDNESDAY.
THE WIND WILL BE OUT OF THE WEST AT 10 TO 12 MPH AND GUSTS NEAR
20 MPH AT TIMES.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY. SHOWERS LIKELY EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING...TAPERING OFF AROUND OR BEFORE NOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
MIN HUMIDITY........57 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH.
LAL.................NO TSTMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2100-3800 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 4200-4900 FT
                    AGL EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 15 TO 23 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.

TIME (EDT)          8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).............87  85  83  82  77  72  66  68  71  73
WEATHER COV.........CHC CHC CHC
WEATHER TYPE........RW  RW  RW
TSTM COV............
TEMP................50  50  51  51  52  52  53  53  52  52
RH..................77  78  75  71  67  62  58  58  57  57
20 FT WIND DIR......W   W   W   W   W   W   W   W   W   W
20 FT WIND SPD......6   7   10  13  14  15  16  16  16  16
20 FT WIND GUST.....10  10  15  15  20  20  20  20  20  20
MIX HGT (KFT).......2.1 2.2 2.5 2.9 3.3 3.8 4.2 4.5 4.8 4.9
TRANSP WIND DIR.....W   W   W   W   W   W   W   W   W   W
TRANSP WIND SPD.....15  16  17  20  21  22  23  23  23  23
LAL.................1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
HAINES INDEX........4   4   5   5   5   4   4   4   4   4

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    CLOUDY...THEN BECOMING MOSTLY CLOUDY.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 38.
MAX HUMIDITY........77 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 11 TO 16 MPH.
LAL.................NO TSTMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3200-4900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 20 TO 24 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

TIME (EDT)          6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).............70  63  40  60  51  57  54  55  54  54  55  56
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........
TSTM COV............
TEMP................50  49  48  47  46  45  44  43  42  41  40  40
RH..................59  62  64  66  69  72  73  74  75  76  76  77
20 FT WIND DIR......W   W   W   W   NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD......16  15  14  14  14  14  13  13  12  12  12  10
20 FT WIND GUST.....20  20  20  20  20  20  20  15  15  15  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT).......4.9 4.7 4.4 4.3 4.3 4.1 3.9 3.7 3.5 3.4 3.3 3.2
TRANSP WIND DIR.....W   W   W   W   W   NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
TRANSP WIND SPD.....23  23  23  23  24  24  23  22  21  21  20  20
LAL.................1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
HAINES INDEX........4   4   4   4   4   4   4   3   3   3   3   3

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 49.
MIN HUMIDITY........57 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHWEST WINDS 9 TO 10 MPH.
LAL.................NO TSTMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......3100-5000 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 5000-5200 FT
                    AGL LATE.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 12 TO 20 MPH...DECREASING TO 9 TO 10
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........4 OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME DOMINATED
                    FIRE GROWTH.

TIME (EDT)          6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).............57  58  58  60  64  57  66  69  60  76  76  71
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........
TSTM COV............
TEMP................39  39  39  40  42  43  45  46  47  47  48  48
RH..................78  80  81  77  73  70  66  62  59  58  57  57
20 FT WIND DIR......NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT WIND SPD......10  10  10  10  10  10  10  9   9   9   9   9
20 FT WIND GUST.....15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT).......3.1 3.1 3.2 3.4 3.8 4.1 4.5 4.8 5.0 5.2 5.2 5.0
TRANSP WIND DIR.....NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
TRANSP WIND SPD.....20  18  17  16  14  13  12  10  10  10  9   9
LAL.................1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
HAINES INDEX........3   3   3   3   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4

$$
FORECASTER...WFO CTP/DANGELO
REQUESTED BY...DAN SMITH
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141029.SGL04.01/CTP





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