420  
FNUS72 KRAH 291246  
FWSRAH  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR DUTCH JOHN...USFS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC  
846 AM EDT WED MAR 29 2017  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 EDT ON MARCH 29.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
 
PLEASE CONTACT THIS NWS OFFICE IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS  
OR CONCERNS WITH THIS FORECAST.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
WEAK HIGH PRESSURE WILL MOVE OVER CENTRAL NC TODAY AND REMAIN IN  
CONTROL THROUGH THURSDAY BEFORE LOW PRESSURE BRINGS UNSETTLED  
WEATHER TO THE AREA FOR FRIDAY AND FRIDAY NIGHT.  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT).  
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74.  
MIN HUMIDITY........49 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........  
SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE  
MORNING...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE...THEN  
BECOMING NORTHEAST 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE LATE  
MORNING AND AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1700 FT AGL...INCREASING TO 4500-5900 FT  
AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 5 TO 13 MPH.  
LVORI...............3.  
ADI.................5...INCREASING TO 33 LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN  
DECREASING TO 22 LATE.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.00 INCHES.  
VISIBILITY..........7.  
 
TIME (EDT) 9 AM 11 AM 1 PM 3 PM 5 PM  
SKY (%).........20 33 41 41 46  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
TSTM COV........  
CHC OF PCPN (%).0 0 0 0 0  
TEMP............59 64 69 72 73  
RH..............72 63 57 51 49  
20 FT WIND......N 5 NE 6 NE 6 NE 5 NE 5  
20 FT WIND GUST.10 15 15 10 10  
MIX HGT (FT)....1000 2400 3800 5200 5900  
TRANSPORT WIND..N 7 NE 13 NE 10 E 7 E 6  
LVORI...........3 1 1 2 2  
ADI.............8 37 37 29 22  
VISIBILITY (SM).7 7 7 7 7  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT)...THEN BECOMING  
MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT).  
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 52.  
MAX HUMIDITY........80 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........  
SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS...BECOMING EAST 5 TO 6  
MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......5900 FT AGL...DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL EARLY IN  
THE EVENING.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 5 TO 7 MPH.  
LVORI...............3.  
ADI.................22...DECREASING TO 4 EARLY IN THE EVENING.  
PCPN AMOUNT.........0.00 INCHES.  
VISIBILITY..........7.  
 
TIME (EDT) 6 PM 8 PM 10 PM MIDNGT 2 AM 4 AM  
SKY (%).........47 49 62 69 74 73  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE NONE  
TSTM COV........  
CHC OF PCPN (%).0 10 10 10 10 10  
TEMP............72 66 62 60 58 56  
RH..............51 61 70 75 77 77  
20 FT WIND......E 4 E 4 E 4 E 5 E 5 E 5  
20 FT WIND GUST.10 10 10 10 10 10  
MIX HGT (FT)....5900 300 300 300 300 300  
TRANSPORT WIND..E 5 E 5 E 5 E 6 E 6 SE 7  
LVORI...........2 3 3 3 4 4  
ADI.............22 3 3 4 4 4  
VISIBILITY (SM).7 7 7 7 7 7  
 

 
FORECASTER...LOCKLEAR  
REQUESTED BY...JEFF GREENE  
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED  
.TAG 1705442.0/RAH  
.EMAIL JEFGREENE@FS.FED.US  
 
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