Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for Kisatche Cal 101...USFS
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
531 AM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0600 CDT on April 24.
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...
High pressure will move across the forecast area today with variable
winds and low relative humidity values. The high will be east of the
region on Tuesday, with a return to southerly winds and an increase
in humidity values.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-5 percent).
Max temperature.....Around 80.
Min humidity........30 percent.
Eye level winds.....Light winds.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds.
Mixing height.......100-1400 ft AGL increasing to 2700-4400 ft AGL
                    in the late morning and afternoon.
Transport winds.....West 2 to 9 mph.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............49  48  54  60  65  70  73  76  77  78  78  77
RH..............86  89  77  64  58  47  40  34  32  31  30  33
20 FT wind dir..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  N   N   N   NW  NW  NW  SW
20 FT wind spd..3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   2   2   3
20 FT wind gust.5   10  10  10  10  10  5   5   5   5   5   5
Eye lvl wnd dir.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  W   W   SW
Eye lvl wnd spd.2   3   3   3   3   3   2   2   2   2   2   2
Eye lvl wnd gst.5   10  10  10  10  10  5   5   5   5   5   5
Mix hgt (kft)...0.1 0.1 1.4 2.7 4.0 4.1 4.3 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.3 4.1
Transp wind dir.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  W
Transp wind spd.3   5   7   8   9   8   7   6   5   5   3   2

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (0-10 percent).
Min temperature.....Around 56.
Max humidity........93 percent.
Eye level winds.....Light winds.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds.
Mixing height.......2400-3800 ft AGL decreasing to 300-1300 ft AGL
                    in the late evening and overnight.
Transport winds.....South 2 to 6 mph.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........1   1   3   6   8   7   5   4   5   6   7   12
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............76  73  69  66  64  63  62  61  60  59  59  58
RH..............36  43  51  58  65  67  72  75  78  80  80  86
20 FT wind dir..SW  S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  S   S   S
20 FT wind spd..3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3
20 FT wind gust.5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
Eye lvl wnd dir.SW  S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  S   S   S
Eye lvl wnd spd.2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2
Eye lvl wnd gst.5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
Mix hgt (kft)...3.8 3.5 2.4 1.3 0.3 0.4 0.5 0.6 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.3
Transp wind dir.SW  S   S   S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW  S
Transp wind spd.2   2   3   5   6   6   5   5   5   5   5   3

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (25-35 percent).
Max temperature.....Around 82.
Min humidity........52 percent.
Eye level winds.....Light winds becoming south 5 to 10 mph early in
                    the morning.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming south 5 to 10 mph early in
                    the morning.
Mixing height.......300-1700 ft AGL increasing to 2400-3300 ft AGL
                    in the late morning and afternoon.
Transport winds.....South 3 to 8 mph increasing to around 24 mph.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........18  23  29  36  42  41  39  38  39  39  40  41
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............58  57  61  66  71  74  76  79  80  81  81  80
RH..............86  93  84  75  66  59  58  52  52  53  54  56
20 FT wind dir..S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT wind spd..3   3   5   6   7   8   9   9   10  10  10  10
20 FT wind gust.5   5   10  10  10  15  15  15  15  15  15  15
Eye lvl wnd dir.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
Eye lvl wnd spd.2   2   3   4   4   4   5   5   5   6   6   6
Eye lvl wnd gst.5   5   10  10  10  15  15  15  15  15  15  15
Mix hgt (kft)...0.3 0.3 1.0 1.7 2.4 2.5 2.7 2.8 3.0 3.1 3.3 3.2
Transp wind dir.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
Transp wind spd.3   5   8   14  17  18  18  18  20  21  22  24

$$
Forecaster...ESCUDE
Requested by...Eric Stuart
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1707622.0/LCH
.EMAIL ericstuart@fs.fed.us



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