Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST TEXAS
AND SOUTHWEST AND CENTRAL LOUISIANA FOR LOUISIANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
324 PM CDT SUN AUG 31 2014

.DISCUSSION...
STORMS CONTINUE TO DEVELOP OVER THE REGION THIS AFTERNOON AROUND
THE BACKSIDE OF THE HIGH PRESSURE LOCATED OVER THE SOUTHEAST UNITED
STATES. THIS OVERALL PATTERN HAS BEEN IN PLACE OVER THE LAST FEW
DAYS. THE MOISTURE STREAM THAT IS SUPPORTING STORM DEVELOPMENT IS
EXPECTED TO THIN AND WILL LIFT OFF TO THE NORTHEAST WITH A MORE
TRADITIONAL SUMMERTIME PATTERN BECOMING ESTABLISHED...SCATTERED
THUNDERSTORMS AND TEMPERATURES CLIMBING INTO THE UPPER 80S TO NEAR
90 FOR THE WEEK AHEAD.

TXZ201-215-216-261-262-011030-
HARDIN-JEFFERSON-ORANGE-SOUTHERN JASPER-SOUTHERN NEWTON-
324 PM CDT SUN AUG 31 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           30           30           30
TEMP (24H TREND)      72 (-1)      91 (+2)      72           91
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (0)      56 (-2)      100          54
MAX WBGT (F)          85           86           85           87
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                SE  5 G10                 S  5 G11
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE  5 G11    SE  9        SE  7 G11    S  8 G11
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.09         0.13         0.05         0.17
PRECIP DURATION       1            2            1            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            12 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING

MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 664          1325         712          1442
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2180         4348         2335         4731
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SE  7        SE  7        S  8         S  7
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 16        SE 15        S 17         S 16
CATEGORY DAY          3            4            3            4
DISPERSION            GOOD         VERY GOOD    GOOD         VERY GOOD
LAL                   1-8 STRIKES  9-15 STRIKES 9-15 STRIKES 9-15 STRIKES
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     4648         9275         5696         10094
SILT/500 MLT (F)                   80                        78
KEETCH-BYRAM          301-400      301-400      301-400      301-400

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
UP TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS
UP TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH
SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

LAZ027-030-031-TXZ180-259-260-011030-
VERNON-BEAUREGARD-ALLEN-TYLER-NORTHERN JASPER-NORTHERN NEWTON-
324 PM CDT SUN AUG 31 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           30           30           30
TEMP (24H TREND)      72 (0)       91 (+2)      73           92
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (0)      51 (-1)      100          51
MAX WBGT (F)          85           86           86           88
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                LGT/VAR                   S  5
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   S  5         SE  8        SE  6        S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.10         0.04         0.02         0.06
PRECIP DURATION       1            2            1            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            12 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING

MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 566          1537         639          1480
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)1858         5043         2097         4855
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  9         SE  7        S  8         S  6
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 20         SE 16        S 17         S 13
CATEGORY DAY          3            4            3            4
DISPERSION            GOOD         VERY GOOD    GOOD         VERY GOOD
LAL                   1-8 STRIKES  9-15 STRIKES 9-15 STRIKES 9-15 STRIKES
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     5094         10759        5112         8880
SILT/500 MLT (F)                   81                        80
KEETCH-BYRAM          401-500      401-500      401-500      401-500

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS UP
TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST UP TO 5 MPH AFTER
MIDNIGHT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. NORTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING
TO THE EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO
5 MPH.

$$

LAZ041-042-073-074-011030-
CALCASIEU-JEFFERSON DAVIS-WEST CAMERON-EAST CAMERON-
324 PM CDT SUN AUG 31 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           30           30           30
TEMP (24H TREND)      74 (0)       90 (+1)      74           91
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (0)      59 (-3)      100          58
MAX WBGT (F)          85           86           86           87
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                SE  7 G11                 S  6 G11
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE  7 G12    SE  9 G12    SE  8 G12    S  8 G12
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.06         0.15         0.05         0.09
PRECIP DURATION       1            2            1            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            12 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING

MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 725          1146         760          1350
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2379         3761         2494         4430
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SE  8        SE  8        S  8         S  7
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 18        SE 17        S 17         S 15
CATEGORY DAY          3            4            3            4
DISPERSION            GOOD         VERY GOOD    GOOD         VERY GOOD
LAL                   1-8 STRIKES  9-15 STRIKES 9-15 STRIKES 9-15 STRIKES
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     5800         9168         6080         9450
SILT/500 MLT (F)                   79                        78
KEETCH-BYRAM          < 200        < 200        < 200        201-300

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO
5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. WEST WINDS
UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST UP TO 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

LAZ043>045-052>055-011030-
ACADIA-LAFAYETTE-UPPER ST. MARTIN-VERMILION-IBERIA-ST. MARY-
LOWER ST. MARTIN-
324 PM CDT SUN AUG 31 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           40           40           30
TEMP (24H TREND)      75 (+1)      91 (0)       75           92
RH % (24H TREND)      98 (-2)      57 (+3)      96           54
MAX WBGT (F)          86           87           86           88
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                SE  7 G13                 SE  5 G11
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE  6 G14    SE  9 G14    SE  7 G12    S  6 G12
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.02         0.14         0.04         0.12
PRECIP DURATION       1            2            1            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            12 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING

MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 728          1355         741          1411
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2389         4445         2430         4629
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SE  8        SE  8        S  8         S  6
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 18        SE 17        S 17         S 13
CATEGORY DAY          3            4            3            4
DISPERSION            GOOD         VERY GOOD    GOOD         VERY GOOD
LAL                   1-8 STRIKES  9-15 STRIKES 9-15 STRIKES 9-15 STRIKES
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     5824         10840        5928         8466
SILT/500 MLT (F)                   79                        80
KEETCH-BYRAM          201-300      201-300      201-300      201-300

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
UP TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING
TO THE SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. NORTHWEST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. NORTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH
SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.

$$

LAZ028-029-032-033-011030-
RAPIDES-AVOYELLES-EVANGELINE-ST. LANDRY-
324 PM CDT SUN AUG 31 2014

                      TONIGHT      MON          MON NIGHT    TUE

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     30           30           30           30
TEMP (24H TREND)      72 (0)       92 (+2)      73           92
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (0)      54 (+1)      100          51
MAX WBGT (F)          86           87           86           89
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   LGT/VAR      S  7         LGT/VAR      S  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.04         0.02         0.05
PRECIP DURATION       1            2            1            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         7 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            12 AM        CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING

MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 632          1590         681          1444
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)2073         5216         2233         4739
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SE  8        S  7         S  7         S  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 17        S 15         S 16         S 12
CATEGORY DAY          3            4            3            3
DISPERSION            GOOD         VERY GOOD    GOOD         GOOD
LAL                   1-8 STRIKES  9-15 STRIKES 9-15 STRIKES 9-15 STRIKES
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     5056         11130        4767         7220
SILT/500 MLT (F)                   81                        80
KEETCH-BYRAM          301-400      401-500      401-500      401-500

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS UP
TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO
5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS AROUND 90. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. NORTH
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.

$$







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