Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CALCASIEU RD COMP 35...US FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
550 AM CST SAT FEB 28 2015

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE RIDGING ACROSS THE REGION WILL MAINTAIN MOSTLY DRY CONDITIONS
TODAY...ALTHOUGH AN APPROACHING DISTURBANCE ALOFT WILL
USHER IN PLENTIFUL CLOUD COVER AND PERHAPS A SPRINKLE THIS MORNING.
THERE WILL LIKELY BE BREAKS IN THE CLOUDS LATE THIS MORNING THROUGH
THIS AFTERNOON. NORTHEAST WINDS THIS MORNING WILL BE GRADUALLY DIMINISHING AND
BECOMING MORE EASTERLY BY IGNITION TIME.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (60-70 PERCENT) BECOMING MOSTLY
    SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
MIN HUMIDITY........48 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......EAST WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (CST)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........70  40  30  29  27  26  27  29
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............43  47  51  55  57  58  58  58
RH..............64  59  54  50  48  50  52  54
20 FT WIND DIR..E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E
20 FT WIND SPD..9   8   6   6   6   6   5   5
20 FT WIND GUST.15  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...1.4 1.7 2.0 2.3 2.5 2.7 2.4 2.0
MIX HGT (KM)....0.4 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.6
TRANSP WIND DIR.E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E
TRANSP WIND SPD.8   8   8   8   9   9   10  10
TRANS SPD (M/S).4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (70-80 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    RAIN SHOWERS AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 47.
MAX HUMIDITY........100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH
                    LATE IN THE EVENING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........31     49     60     78     85     89
WEATHER COV.....                     S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............56     51     49     49     47     47
RH..............60     74     82     85     96     100
20 FT WIND......E 3    E 3    E 3    SE 5   SE 5   SE 5
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)....1600   700    400    600    500    500
MIX HGT (M).....490    210    120    180    150    150
TRANSPORT WIND..E 10   E 6    E 7    SE 13  SE 13  SE 12
TRAN WIND (M/S).E 10   E 6    E 7    SE 13  SE 13  SE 12

$$
FORECASTER...BRAZZELL
REQUESTED BY...RUSS MARCHION
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150228.CALCA.02/LCH





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