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SPOT FORECAST FOR BLADEN FIRE...BRUNSWICK NUCLEAR PLANT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
336 PM EDT WED OCT 29 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1550 EDT ON OCTOBER 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
A PASSING COLD FRONT LATE TONIGHT WILL BRING A FEW SHOWERS ALONG
WITH COOLER TEMPERATURES MORE INDICATIVE OF LATE OCTOBER THURSDAY
AND FRIDAY. SHARPLY COLDER AIR AND BLUSTERY CONDITIONS CAN BE
EXPECTED THIS WEEKEND...AS A STRONG COLD FRONT AND CHILLY HIGH
PRESSURE DIVE INTO THE REGION. TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN BELOW
NORMAL SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY...BEFORE WARMING TO NEAR SEASONAL
LEVELS NEXT TUESDAY INTO WEDNESDAY.

FOG POTENTIAL FOR TONIGHT...LOW TO NONE.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE
                    OF SHOWERS WITH ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN
                    THE EVENING. SCATTERED SHOWERS LATE IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN ISOLATED SHOWERS LATE.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 55.
MAX HUMIDITY........87 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN
                    BECOMING NORTH AROUND 10 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.
                    GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4000 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 0-1900 FT AGL THIS
                    EVENING...THEN INCREASING TO 1000-2300 FT
                    AGL AFTER MIDNIGHT...DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL
                    LATE.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 7 TO 12 MPH.
MAX ADI.............43.
MAX LVORI...........5.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (0-45770 MPH-FT).

TIME (EDT)          6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).............60     75     81     87     92     82
WEATHER COV.........       S CHC  S CHC  SCTTRD SCTTRD ISOLTD
WEATHER TYPE........NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV............       ISOLTD ISOLTD
TEMP................78     69     65     63     61     59
RH..................48     64     79     87     84     80
20 FT WIND..........W 5    W 2    NW 2   N 3    N 5    N 5
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     5      5      5      10     10
MIX HGT (FT)........4000   300    BLW100 1000   2300   1000
TRANSPORT WIND......SW 12  W 7    W 9    NW 10  N 13   N 12
LVORI...............1      3      4      5      4      4
ADI.................43     5      5      6      15     7
VRATE MPH-FT/1000...46     2      0      9      26     10

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT)...THEN BECOMING
                    SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT). ISOLATED SHOWERS EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 68.
MIN HUMIDITY........47 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS AROUND 6 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-1200 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 4400-6200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 10 TO 12 MPH.
MAX ADI.............52.
MAX LVORI...........4.
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR TO GOOD (0-50944 MPH-FT)...INCREASING TO
                    GOOD TO EXCELLENT (58534-69690 MPH-FT) IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.

TIME (EDT)          6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).............72     61     36     36     24     24
WEATHER COV.........ISOLTD
WEATHER TYPE........RNSHWR NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV............
TEMP................56     55     60     65     67     68
RH..................81     81     65     53     48     47
20 FT WIND..........N 5    N 5    N 5    N 5    N 5    N 5
20 FT WIND GUST.....10     10     10     10     10     10
MIX HGT (FT)........BLW100 300    2400   4400   5600   6200
TRANSPORT WIND......N 10   N 12   N 12   N 12   N 12   N 10
LVORI...............4      4      3      1      1      1
ADI.................7      10     8      45     50     47
VRATE MPH-FT/1000...0      3      27     51     64     64

$$
FORECASTER...III
REQUESTED BY...JOSHUA
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20141029.BLADE.01/ILM








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