Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for Sabine East 2017 - 4...USFWS
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
828 AM CST Wed Mar 1 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0000 CST on March 02.
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...
A cold front will cross the region this afternoon into early
evening. Scattered showers and thunderstorms can be expected along
the front. Dry weather and more seasonable temperatures can be
expected through Saturday as high pressure builds over the area.


.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (20-30 percent).
Max temperature.....Around 66.
Min humidity........31 percent.
Eye level winds.....Northeast winds 8 to 15 mph.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds 8 to 15 mph.
Mixing height.......2000-3900 ft AGL increasing to 3100-4100 ft AGL
                    late in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Northeast 16 to 25 mph.

TIME (CST)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........25  22  18  15  19  22  26  26  25  25  28  30
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............51  51  52  54  57  61  64  65  66  66  66  65
RH..............56  57  53  50  45  38  33  31  30  30  32  33
20 FT wind dir..NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
20 FT wind spd..14  14  15  15  15  14  14  13  12  10  9   9
20 FT wind gust.25  25  25  25  25  25  25  20  20  20  15  15
Eye lvl wnd dir.NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
Eye lvl wnd spd.8   8   9   9   9   8   8   7   7   6   5   5
Eye lvl wnd gst.25  25  25  25  25  25  25  20  20  20  15  15
Mix hgt (kft)...2.0 2.2 2.5 2.7 3.0 3.3 3.5 3.7 3.9 4.1 3.6 3.1
Transp wind dir.NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
Transp wind spd.23  24  25  25  25  23  21  21  20  18  17  16

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (20-30 percent).
Min temperature.....Around 47.
Max humidity........64 percent.
Eye level winds.....Northeast winds around 8 mph.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds around 8 mph.
Mixing height.......600-2500 ft AGL decreasing to 400-500 ft AGL
                    after midnight.
Transport winds.....Northeast 10 to 15 mph.

TIME (CST)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........33  34  36  37  35  34  32  29  26  22  19  16
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............63  60  57  55  53  53  52  51  50  49  48  47
RH..............36  41  45  49  52  51  53  54  56  59  62  64
20 FT wind dir..NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
20 FT wind spd..8   8   8   8   8   8   8   8   8   8   8   8
20 FT wind gust.15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15
Eye lvl wnd dir.NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
Eye lvl wnd spd.5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
Eye lvl wnd gst.15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15
Mix hgt (kft)...2.5 1.9 1.3 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.4
Transp wind dir.NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
Transp wind spd.15  15  14  13  13  13  13  14  14  13  12  10

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (10-20 percent).
Max temperature.....Around 68.
Min humidity........33 percent.
Eye level winds.....East winds 8 to 12 mph.
Wind (20 ft)........East winds 8 to 12 mph.
Mixing height.......400-2300 ft AGL increasing to 2900-4600 ft AGL
                    late in the morning.
Transport winds.....East 10 to 18 mph increasing to 13 to 20 mph in
                    the late morning and afternoon.

TIME (CST)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........13  12  12  11  14  17  20  20  20  20  22  23
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............47  49  52  55  58  61  63  66  67  68  66  64
RH..............63  62  56  51  45  40  37  34  34  33  37  41
20 FT wind dir..NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E
20 FT wind spd..8   9   10  12  12  12  12  12  12  10  9   8
20 FT wind gust.15  15  15  20  20  20  20  20  20  15  15  15
Eye lvl wnd dir.NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E
Eye lvl wnd spd.5   5   6   7   7   7   7   7   7   6   5   5
Eye lvl wnd gst.15  15  15  20  20  20  20  20  20  15  15  15
Mix hgt (kft)...0.4 0.8 1.2 1.6 2.3 2.9 3.6 3.9 4.3 4.6 3.8 3.0
Transp wind dir.NE  NE  E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E
Transp wind spd.10  13  16  18  20  20  18  18  16  15  14  13

$$
Forecaster...LANDRENAEU
Requested by...Jon King
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1703142.0/LCH
.EMAIL jon_king@fws.gov


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