295  
FNUS71 KILN 231138  
FWSILN  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR GORE GREENDALE RX...USFS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON OH  
738 AM EDT MON APR 23 2018  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 EDT ON APRIL 23.  
PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS  
WITH THIS FORECAST.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
A SLUG OF RAIN WILL SLOWLY SPREAD NORTH TODAY, BUT DRYING EAST WINDS  
WILL INHIBIT THE RAIN FROM PUSHING FAR INTO THE SCIOTO RIVER VALLEY  
UNTIL LATER IN THE DAY. THIS DRYING PATTERN EARLY TODAY WILL NOT  
STOP OR SLOW THE EXPECTED WET PATTERN TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY.  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (55-65 PERCENT), THEN BECOMING  
CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......20 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66.  
MIN HUMIDITY........41 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........  
SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 10 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-1500 FT AGL, INCREASING TO 4900-5700 FT  
AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 12 TO 17 MPH, INCREASING TO 22 TO 26  
MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.  
HAINES INDEX........3 TO 5. VERY LOW TO MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE  
PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
 
TIME (EDT) 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM  
SKY (%).........41 44 51 54 58 67 72 78 90 96  
WEATHER COV..... SCH SCH SCH SCH  
WEATHER TYPE.... RW RW RW RW  
TSTM COV........  
CHC OF PCPN (%).0 0 0 10 10 10 20 20 20 20  
TEMP............51 56 60 63 66 67 68 67 66 64  
RH..............60 54 52 49 44 39 38 37 40 47  
20 FT WIND DIR..E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  
20 FT WIND SPD..6 7 8 9 10 10 10 11 10 9  
20 FT WIND GUST. 11 14 14 14 14 14 14 14  
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.4 1.5 2.6 3.6 4.3 5.0 5.7 5.5 5.2 4.9  
TRANSP WIND DIR.SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE SE  
TRANSP WIND SPD.12 17 22 26 26 25 24 24 24 23  
HAINES INDEX....5 5 5 5 5 5 5 4 4 3  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN  
THE EVENING, THEN SHOWERS LIKELY AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......60 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 50.  
MAX HUMIDITY........91 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........  
SLOPE/VALLEY.......EAST WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......3100-4600 FT AGL, DECREASING TO 2500-2600 FT  
AGL LATE IN THE EVENING.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 14 TO 20 MPH.  
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 3 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME  
DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.  
 
TIME (EDT) 6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM  
SKY (%).........96 98 99 99 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100  
WEATHER COV.....CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY  
WEATHER TYPE....RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW  
TSTM COV........  
CHC OF PCPN (%).30 30 40 50 50 50 60 60 60 60 60 60  
TEMP............61 59 56 57 56 55 54 54 53 52 52 51  
RH..............54 63 71 68 69 72 77 77 82 85 83 86  
20 FT WIND DIR..SE SE SE E E E E E E E E E  
20 FT WIND SPD..8 7 7 7 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6  
20 FT WIND GUST.13 10 8  
MIX HGT (KFT)...4.6 4.4 4.1 3.6 3.1 2.6 2.6 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5  
TRANSP WIND DIR.SE SE E E SE SE SE SE SE SE SE E  
TRANSP WIND SPD.20 16 14 14 16 17 18 18 18 18 17 17  
HAINES INDEX....3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2  
   
TUESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (95-100 PERCENT). SHOWERS LIKELY UNTIL  
LATE AFTERNOON, THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS LATE.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......70 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 57.  
MIN HUMIDITY........80 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........  
SLOPE/VALLEY.......EAST WINDS 7 TO 8 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......1700-2900 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 10 TO 17 MPH.  
 
TIME (EDT) 6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM  
SKY (%).........100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100  
WEATHER COV.....LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY CHC CHC CHC  
WEATHER TYPE....RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW RW  
TSTM COV........  
CHC OF PCPN (%).60 70 70 70 70 70 70 60 60 50 50 50  
TEMP............51 50 50 50 50 51 53 55 56 56 56 56  
RH..............87 89 89 89 92 89 86 80 80 83 83 83  
20 FT WIND DIR..E E E E E E E E E E E E  
20 FT WIND SPD..6 7 7 7 8 8 8 7 7 7 6 6  
20 FT WIND GUST. 8 8 10 10 10 8 8 8  
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.2 2.0 1.7 1.9 2.1 2.3 2.5 2.7 2.9 2.7 2.5 2.3  
TRANSP WIND DIR.E E E E E E E E E E E E  
TRANSP WIND SPD.17 17 17 17 17 17 17 16 15 14 12 10  
 

 
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