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000
FNUS72 KGSP 141102
FWSGSP

SPOT FORECAST FOR LC 206 207...USDA FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
702 AM EDT MON APR 14 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0930 EDT ON APRIL 14.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
WARM SOUTHERLY FLOW WILL PROVIDE DEEP MOISTURE ACROSS THE REGION BY
THIS AFTERNOON. A COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE ACROSS THE AREA
ON TUESDAY. IN THE WAKE OF THE FRONT...A DRY AND UNSEASONABLY COOL
AIR MASS WILL REMAIN OVER THE REGION DURING THE REMAINDER OF THE
WORK WEEK.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 76.
MIN HUMIDITY........62 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND
                    ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-2400 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 3100-4500 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 24 TO 32 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).............94     95     95     95     95
WEATHER COV.........              ISOLTD SCTTRD SCTTRD
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP................62     68     72     74     74
RH..................88     74     66     62     63
20 FT WIND..........S 6    S 7    S 7    S 6    S 5
20 FT WIND GUST.....15     20     20     15     15
MIX HGT (FT)........1100   2400   3800   4400   4400
TRANSPORT WIND......S 30   S 28   S 26   S 25   SW 24
LVORI...............3      3      1      1      1
ADI.................41     58     72     75     70

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). SHOWERS AND A CHANCE
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 63.
MAX HUMIDITY........93 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 12 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC
                    WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1600-3000 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 20 TO 29 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHWEST 32 TO
                    35 MPH LATE.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............96     100    100    100    100    100
WEATHER COV.........LIKELY LIKELY DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE LIKELY
WEATHER TYPE........RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP................72     67     66     65     64     63
RH..................68     83     88     91     93     93
20 FT WIND..........S 5    S 4    S 5    S 6    S 6    S 7
20 FT WIND GUST.....15     10     15     15     20     20
MIX HGT (FT)........3000   300    300    300    300    300
TRANSPORT WIND......SW 25  S 25   S 21   S 21   S 26   S 32
LVORI...............1      4      4      4      5      4
ADI.................60     23     19     18     23     29

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (85-95 PERCENT)...THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    SUNNY (65-75 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF
                    THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING. SHOWERS. PATCHY
                    FOG EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 69.
MIN HUMIDITY........53 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 12 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO
                    20 MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 9 MPH EARLY
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1300 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 4900-5400 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 28 TO 35 MPH...BECOMING NORTHWEST 16
                    TO 24 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............100    100    99     99     98     79
WEATHER COV.........DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE LIKELY CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE........RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP................63     63     66     67     67     67
RH..................92     91     85     76     68     60
20 FT WIND..........S 8    S 8    S 8    SW 7   NW 6   NW 6
20 FT WIND GUST.....20     20     20     15     15     15
MIX HGT (FT)........300    300    2400   3400   3300   4900
TRANSPORT WIND......SW 35  S 33   SW 30  SW 24  W 16   NW 16
LVORI...............4      4      4      3      1      1
ADI.................31     36     63     60     42     48

$$
FORECASTER...DIXON
REQUESTED BY...BILL HAMMOND
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140414.LC206.01/GSP








000
FNUS72 KGSP 131348
FWSGSP

SPOT FORECAST FOR CHIMNEY TOP FIRE...SC FORESTRY COMMISSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
948 AM EDT SUN APR 13 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0919 EDT ON APRIL 13.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A WARM SOUTHERLY FLOW OF AIR WILL CONTINUE TODAY. MOISTURE AHEAD OF
AN APPROACHING COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO OVERSPREAD THE REGION ON
MONDAY...WITH THE FRONT CROSSING THE AREA ON TUESDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77.
MIN HUMIDITY........AROUND 39 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH/SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO
                    25 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......INCREASING TO 6000 TO 6500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH/SOUTHWEST 16 TO 21 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).............22     24     35     51
WEATHER COV.........
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP................68     73     75     75
RH..................56     44     40     41
20 FT WIND..........SSW 6  SSW 8  S 9    S 10
20 FT WIND GUST.....15     20     21     21
MIX HGT (FT)........4800   5600   6200   6500
TRANSPORT WIND......SW 20  SW 20  SSW 19 S 18
LVORI...............1      1      1      1
ADI.................76     61     60     61

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT)...THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
MAX HUMIDITY........89 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 10 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......AROUND 6200 FT AGL EARLY IN THE EVENING...DECREASING
                    TO LESS THAN 500 FT AGL LATE AT NIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 14 TO 18 MPH...DECREASING TO LESS THAN 10 MPH
                    LATE.

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............49     45     60     72     83     90
WEATHER COV.........                                   S CHC
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR
TEMP................74     70     65     61     58     57
RH..................42     50     63     73     79     84
20 FT WIND..........S 10   S 6    S 6    S 6    S 6    S 5
20 FT WIND GUST.....20     15     10     10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)........6200   4500   2000   500    300    300
TRANSPORT WIND......S 18   S 18   S 10   S 10   S 8    S 8
LVORI...............1      2      2      3      4      4
ADI.................59     25     17     12     14     17

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN
                    THE MORNING...THEN SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 68.
MIN HUMIDITY........64 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH. GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1300-3000 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 3300-3700 FT
                    AGL IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 8 TO 13 MPH...INCREASING TO 24 TO 28 MPH.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............95     96     97     98     99     99
WEATHER COV.........S CHC  CHANCE CHANCE LIKELY LIKELY LIKELY
WEATHER TYPE........RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP................56     57     61     65     67     68
RH..................88     89     79     70     66     64
20 FT WIND..........S 4    SW 5   S 4    S 5    S 6    S 6
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     10     10     15     20     20
MIX HGT (FT)........300    1800   2300   3000   3500   3600
TRANSPORT WIND......S 10   S 8    S 18   S 26   SW 28  S 26
LVORI...............5      5      3      3      1      1
ADI.................12     12     38     64     71     69

$$
FORECASTER...LANE
REQUESTED BY...DARRYL JONES
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140413.CHIMN.01/GSP








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