031  
FNUS72 KCAE 301225  
FWSCAE  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR SRS DOVE FIELDS...US FOREST SERVICE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC  
825 AM EDT WED AUG 30 2017  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 EDT ON AUGUST 30.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
 
POSITIVE OR NEGATIVE FEEDBACK INCLUDING OBSERVATIONS TAKEN AT  
THE BURN SITE WOULD BE GREATLY APPRECIATED. YOU CAN USE THE SAME  
WEBPAGE WHERE YOU REQUESTED THE SPOT FORECAST FOR THIS. YOU MAY  
ALSO CALL OUR OFFICE IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
CLOUDY SKIES EXPECTED TODAY WITH WEAK EASTERLY WINDS  
BECOMING MORE SOUTHEAST THIS AFTERNOON AS WEAK HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE  
AREA MOVES TO THE LOWCOUNTRY. A FEW SHOWERS POSSIBLE BY LATE MORNING.  
ANY PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS WILL BE LESS THAN ONE TENTH OF AN INCH.  
 
TRANSPORT WINDS WILL BE EAST TO SOUTHEAST 5 MPH OR LESS WITH MAX MIXING  
HEIGHTS AROUND 3000 FEET. MIN RH WILL BE AROUND 60 PERCENT. THE EVENING  
INVERSION WILL SET UP BETWEEN 7PM AND 8 PM.  
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS LATE IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS LATE.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......30 PERCENT.  
LAL.................NO TSTMS.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 82.  
MIN HUMIDITY........64 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-2600 FT AGL, INCREASING TO 3000-3100 FT AGL  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 3 TO 6 MPH.  
LVORI...............4.  
MAX ADI.............15.  
 
TIME (EDT) 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM  
SKY (%).........95 94 96 97 99 99 98 96 94  
WEATHER COV..... SCH SCH SCH SCH CHC CHC CHC  
WEATHER TYPE.... RW RW RW RW RW RW RW  
TSTM COV........  
CHC OF PCPN (%).10 10 20 20 20 20 30 30 30  
TEMP............71 73 76 77 78 79 79 79 78  
RH..............81 76 69 69 67 64 64 67 69  
20 FT WIND DIR..E E E SE SE E E E E  
20 FT WIND DIR..080 090 100 120 120 100 090 080 070  
20 FT WIND SPD..3 4 4 3 4 4 4 4 4  
20 FT WIND GUST.5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5  
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.8 1.5 2.1 2.6 3.1 3.0 3.0 3.1 3.0  
TRASNP WIND DIR.E E E E SE SE SE SE SE  
TRANSP WIND SPD.6 6 6 5 5 3 5 5 5  
LVORI...........5 4 3 2 2 3 2 2 2  
ADI.............5 9 10 15 11 9 10 11 12  
LAL.............1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (75-85 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS EARLY IN THE EVENING, THEN A SLIGHT  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......30 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 68.  
MAX HUMIDITY........97 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-2300 FT AGL, DECREASING TO 200-300 FT AGL  
IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 2 TO 5 MPH.  
 
TIME (EDT) 6 PM 8 PM 10 PM MIDNGT 2 AM 4 AM  
SKY (%).........95 90 75 73 69 69  
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE S CHC S CHC  
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR NONE NONE NONE  
TSTM COV........  
CHC OF PCPN (%).30 20 20 10 10 10  
TEMP............78 74 72 71 70 69  
RH..............69 84 89 91 93 96  
20 FT WIND......E 4 E 2 SE 2 SE 2 SE 2 SE 2  
20 FT WIND GUST.5 5 5 5  
MIX HGT (FT)....2300 700 200 300 300 300  
TRANSPORT WIND..SE 5 SE 3 SE 3 SE 3 SE 3 SE 2  
   
THURSDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (60-70 PERCENT). A SLIGHT CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS  
AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
CHANCE OF PCPN......50 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 88.  
MIN HUMIDITY........57 PERCENT.  
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT AND VARIABLE WINDS, BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 6  
MPH IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. GUSTY  
AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-1900 FT AGL, INCREASING TO 2500-4000 FT AGL  
IN THE AFTERNOON.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 3 TO 12 MPH.  
 
TIME (EDT) 6 AM 9 AM NOON 3 PM  
SKY (%).........72 68 61 69  
WEATHER COV..... S CHC CHANCE CHANCE  
WEATHER TYPE....NONE RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR  
TSTM COV........ CHANCE CHANCE  
CHC OF PCPN (%).10 20 30 40  
TEMP............68 73 84 88  
RH..............98 91 69 58  
20 FT WIND......SE 2 S 3G5 S 6G10 S 6G10  
MIX HGT (FT)....200 800 2500 4000  
TRANSPORT WIND..SE 3 S 6 S 9 SW 12  
 

 
FORECASTER...MORRISON  
REQUESTED BY...CHRIS HOBSON  
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED  
.TAG 1715088.0/CAE  
 
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