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Spot Forecast for Palmetto...USFS
National Weather Service Tallahassee FL
618 PM EDT Fri Sep 30 2022

Forecast is based on forecast start time of 1900 EDT on September 30.
If conditions become unrepresentative, contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at (850) 942-8833, if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

...HIGH DISPERSIONS EXPECTED AT THE SITE ON SATURDAY...

.DISCUSSION...
Winds quickly lessen around sunset tonight and low dispersions and
calm winds expected overnight. For Saturday afternoon, expect
dispersions to quickly increase after 9am with west and northwest
winds beginning to increase by noon. Wind speeds will be around 10
mph with occasional gusts of 15 to 20 mph anticipated through the
afternoon. Relative humidities (RH) will drop to near 35% from 2-4pm,
but a brief window of RH around 30% in between 2-5pm is possible.
Similar to today, winds will quickly decrease in speed after 5 or
6pm.


.REST OF TONIGHT...
TIME (EDT)      7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........26  24  20  13  10  10  10  11  10  10  10
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
Temp............76  73  71  68  67  65  64  64  61  61  60
RH..............54  59  63  70  70  78  78  78  84  81  84
20 FT wind dir..N   N   N   N   N   NW  W   W   W   W   W
20 FT wind spd..6   3   2   2   1   1   0   0   0   0   0
20 FT wind gust.14  13  10  9   7   6   5   3   3   5   5
Mix hgt (kft)...2.2 1.1 0.9 0.7 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2
Transp wind dir.N   N   N   W   W   W   NW  NW  NW  W   W
Transp wind spd.13  12  9   7   5   3   2   2   2   2   2
Dispersion......37  6   4   3   2   2   1   1   1   1   1
LVORI...........1   3   3   3   3   3   4   5   5   6   6

.SATURDAY...
TIME (EDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........10  6   3   2   2   2   2   3   2   2   2   2
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
Temp............59  59  59  64  70  76  79  81  83  83  84  83
RH..............83  83  83  73  61  48  42  36  32  30  30  36
20 FT wind dir..W   NW  NW  NW  W   W   W   W   W   NW  NW  NW
20 FT wind spd..0   1   1   1   2   2   3   5   5   5   5   5
20 FT wind gust.5   5   5   6   7   9   12  13  14  15  15  14
Mix hgt (kft)...0.3 0.3 0.3 1.0 1.7 2.4 3.1 4.1 4.8 5.0 4.9 5.0
Transp wind dir.W   NW  NW  NW  W   W   W   NW  NW  W   W   W
Transp wind spd.2   2   3   6   9   13  14  15  15  16  12  10
Dispersion......1   1   3   8   20  36  53  67  80  83  66  59
LVORI...........6   6   5   3   2   1   1   1   1   1   1   1

.SATURDAY NIGHT...
TIME (EDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........3   5   3   3   2   2   3   2   1   1   1   1
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
CWR.............0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
LAL.............1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
Temp............81  77  73  71  69  66  65  64  63  62  61  60
RH..............39  47  53  55  59  63  65  65  65  67  70  72
20 FT wind dir..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
20 FT wind spd..3   2   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
20 FT wind gust.12  9   8   8   8   9   9   10  10  10  9   8
Mix hgt (kft)...3.7 2.4 1.0 0.8 0.6 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3
Transp wind dir.W   W   W   W   W   W   W   NW  NW  NW  N   N
Transp wind spd.8   6   5   5   5   5   7   9   10  9   7   6
Dispersion......38  21  3   2   2   2   3   4   4   5   4   3
LVORI...........1   2   2   2   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3

$$
Forecaster...Dobbs
Requested by...E. Chichester
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 2218908.0/TAE
.DELDT 09/30/22
.FormatterVersion 2.0.0
.EMAIL flfic@firenet.gov


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