Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Spot Forecast for Vernon comp130...USFS
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
524 AM CST Thu Dec 14 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1000 CST on December 14.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at (337) 477-5285, if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...
Patchy fog this morning will give way to higher temperatures and
humidity this afternoon in advance of a cold front that will push
through the area tonight. While the best rain chances with the front
are expected to remain offshore, a few isolated showers could develop
across Southeast Texas and Southwest Louisiana overnight into Friday
morning before coming to an end by Friday afternoon.


.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (35-45 percent).
Max temperature.....Around 65.
Min humidity........44 percent.
Eye level winds.....Light winds.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds.
Mixing height.......100-1900 ft AGL increasing to 1500-2500 ft AGL
                    early in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Northwest 2 to 7 mph.

TIME (CST)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........48  42  35  35  34  34  39  45
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............52  56  60  62  63  63  61  57
RH..............63  55  47  44  44  44  49  57
20 FT wind dir..W   W   W   W   W   W   NW  N
20 FT wind spd..2   3   3   3   3   3   2   1
20 FT wind gust.5   5   5   5   5   5   5
Eye lvl wnd dir.W   W   W   W   W   W   NW  N
Eye lvl wnd spd.1   2   2   2   2   2   1   1
Eye lvl wnd gst.5   5   5   5   5   5   5
Mix hgt (kft)...0.7 1.1 1.6 1.9 2.2 2.5 2.0 1.5
Transp wind dir.W   W   W   W   W   W   W   NW
Transp wind spd.3   6   7   7   7   7   6   3

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (45-55 percent) then becoming
                    mostly cloudy (70-80 percent).
Min temperature.....Around 40.
Max humidity........80 percent.
Eye level winds.....Light winds becoming north 5 to 6 mph in the
                    late evening and overnight, then becoming light
                    early in the morning.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming north 5 to 6 mph in the
                    late evening and overnight, then becoming light
                    early in the morning.
Mixing height.......800-1400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 3 to 10 mph shifting to the northeast 12
                    to 16 mph after midnight.

TIME (CST)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........50  60  69  79  81  84  86  86  87  87  88  88
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............53  51  49  48  47  46  45  44  44  43  43  42
RH..............69  74  77  80  79  79  79  79  79  79  76  76
20 FT wind dir..N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N
20 FT wind spd..1   2   3   3   5   6   6   6   6   6   5   3
20 FT wind gust.        5   5   10  10  10  10  10  10  10  5
Eye lvl wnd dir.N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N
Eye lvl wnd spd.1   1   2   2   3   4   4   4   4   4   3   2
Eye lvl wnd gst.        5   5   10  10  10  10  10  10  10  5
Mix hgt (kft)...1.0 1.0 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.8 1.0 1.2 1.4 1.3 1.2
Transp wind dir.N   N   N   N   N   N   N   NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
Transp wind spd.3   6   8   10  10  10  10  13  15  16  15  12

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent).
Max temperature.....Around 53.
Min humidity........46 percent.
Eye level winds.....Light winds becoming north 5 to 6 mph early in
                    the morning, then becoming light late in the
                    afternoon.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming north 5 to 6 mph early in
                    the morning, then becoming light late in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......1200-3100 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....North 8 to 15 mph.

TIME (CST)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........89  86  82  79  79  79  79  79  78  78  69  61
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............42  41  42  44  47  49  50  51  52  52  50  47
RH..............73  76  73  68  58  52  48  46  46  46  52  60
20 FT wind dir..N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N
20 FT wind spd..3   3   5   6   6   6   6   6   6   5   3   3
20 FT wind gust.5   5   10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  5   5
Eye lvl wnd dir.N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N
Eye lvl wnd spd.2   2   3   4   4   4   4   4   4   3   2   2
Eye lvl wnd gst.5   5   10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  5   5
Mix hgt (kft)...1.2 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.9 2.3 2.6 2.8 2.9 3.1 2.8 2.5
Transp wind dir.NE  NE  N   N   N   NE  NE  N   N   N   N   N
Transp wind spd.10  12  14  15  14  13  12  12  12  12  10  8

$$
Forecaster...JONES
Requested by...Eric Stuart
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1719975.0/LCH
.EMAIL ericstuart@fs.fed.us



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