414  
FNUS72 KRAH 141429  
FWSRAH  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR FALA HWY 50...NC STATE PARKS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC  
929 AM EST THU DEC 14 2017  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1200 EST ON DECEMBER 14.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
 
PLEASE CONTACT THIS NWS OFFICE IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS  
OR CONCERNS WITH THIS FORECAST.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
A WEAK AND DRY SURFACE COLD FRONT WILL PUSH SOUTH THROUGH THE AREA  
TODAY. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE NC COAST  
FRIDAY, THEN TRACK NORTHEAST WHILE STAYING OFFSHORE FRIDAY NIGHT.  
HIGH PRESSURE WILL BUILD INTO THE AREA THROUGH SUNDAY.  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (5-15 PERCENT).  
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 52.  
MIN HUMIDITY........44 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........  
SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH EARLY IN THE  
AFTERNOON, BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE  
BY EVENING.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......2900-4300 FT AGL, DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL  
LATE.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 8 TO 15 MPH.  
LVORI...............2.  
ADI.................40, INCREASING TO 52 EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON,  
THEN DECREASING TO 17 LATE.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.00 INCHES.  
VISIBILITY..........7.  
 
TIME (EST) NOON 2 PM 4 PM  
SKY (%).........4 7 9  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....NONE NONE NONE  
TSTM COV........  
CHC OF PCPN (%).0 0 0  
TEMP............48 50 50  
RH..............51 46 46  
20 FT WIND......W 7 W 6 NW 4  
20 FT WIND GUST.15 10 10  
MIX HGT (FT)....2900 4300 4300  
TRANSPORT WIND..W 15 NW 14 NW 12  
LVORI...........1 1 2  
ADI.............40 52 17  
VISIBILITY (SM).7 7 7  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT).  
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 31.  
MAX HUMIDITY........82 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........  
SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 2 TO 5 MPH.  
LVORI...............3.  
ADI.................17, DECREASING TO 1.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.00 INCHES.  
VISIBILITY..........7.  
 
TIME (EST) 6 PM 8 PM 10 PM MIDNGT 2 AM 4 AM  
SKY (%).........15 13 9 32 39 47  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
TSTM COV........  
CHC OF PCPN (%).0 0 0 0 0 0  
TEMP............44 40 39 37 35 34  
RH..............57 70 67 70 75 82  
20 FT WIND......N 2 N 1 N 2 N 2 NE 2 NE 1  
20 FT WIND GUST.5 5 5 5 5  
MIX HGT (FT)....300 300 300 300 300 300  
TRANSPORT WIND..N 5 N 2 N 2 N 2 NE 2 NE 2  
LVORI...........2 3 3 3 3 4  
ADI.............17 1 1 1 1 1  
VISIBILITY (SM).7 7 7 7 7 7  
   
FRIDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT).  
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 46.  
MIN HUMIDITY........51 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........  
SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2200 FT AGL, INCREASING TO 2700 FT AGL  
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON, THEN DECREASING TO 300  
FT AGL LATE.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 3 TO 5 MPH, BECOMING WEST 5 TO 12 MPH  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
LVORI...............3.  
ADI.................4, INCREASING TO 18 IN THE AFTERNOON.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.00 INCHES.  
VISIBILITY..........7.  
 
TIME (EST) 6 AM 8 AM 10 AM NOON 2 PM 4 PM  
SKY (%).........49 49 50 57 55 43  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
TSTM COV........  
CHC OF PCPN (%).0 0 0 0 0 0  
TEMP............33 33 38 42 45 45  
RH..............72 72 62 57 51 53  
20 FT WIND......NE 3 NE 3 N 2 NW 2 W 2 W 3  
20 FT WIND GUST.5 5 5 5 5 5  
MIX HGT (FT)....300 300 800 1800 2700 2700  
TRANSPORT WIND..NE 3 NE 5 NE 5 NW 5 W 7 W 12  
LVORI...........4 3 3 3 2 2  
ADI.............1 5 6 6 21 14  
VISIBILITY (SM).7 7 7 7 7 7  
 

 
FORECASTER...MONEYPENNY  
REQUESTED BY...THOMAS CRATE  
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED  
.TAG 1719983.0/RAH  
.EMAIL THOMAS.CRATE@NCPARKS.GOV  
 
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