Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR LACASSINE A-2...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
859 AM CDT WED JUL 29 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1100 CDT ON JULY 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON.
BETTER CHANCES ARE EXPECTED THURSDAY AS A WEAK FRONT IS FORECAST
TO MOVE SOUTH INTO THE AREA.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 95.
MIN HUMIDITY........47 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST 5 TO 6 MPH...THEN BECOMING LIGHT IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-1600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7000-8000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 2 TO 8 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........43  46  49  48  48  47  46
WEATHER COV.....        SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
WEATHER TYPE....        RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TSTM COV........        SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
TEMP (F)........91  92  93  94  94  94  93
RH (%)..........60  54  51  49  47  47  51
EYE LVL WND DIR.NW  NW  NW  E   E   SE  SE
EYE LVL WND SPD.4   4   3   2   2   3   3
EYE LVL WND GST.8   8   6   5   5   6   6
MIX HGT (KFT)...5.0 6.0 7.0 7.3 7.7 8.0 7.4
MIX HGT (KM)....1.5 1.8 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 2.3
TRANSP WIND DIR.N   NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
TRANSP WIND SPD.6   6   5   5   3   3   2
TRANS SPD (M/S).3   3   2   2   1   1   1

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (35-45 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
                    SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
                    AFTER MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 79.
MAX HUMIDITY........88 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......6200-6800 FT AGL DECREASING TO 500-600 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 2 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........45  44  43  41  39  37  36  34  37  41  44  48
WEATHER COV.....SCH                                 SCH SCH SCH
WEATHER TYPE....RW                                  RW  RW  RW
TSTM COV........SCH                                 SCH SCH SCH
TEMP (F)........92  90  88  85  84  83  82  82  82  81  81  80
RH (%)..........54  60  66  72  77  80  82  82  82  85  85  88
EYE LVL WND DIR.S   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  W   W   W   W   W   W
EYE LVL WND SPD.4   4   3   3   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2
EYE LVL WND GST.8   8   7   7   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)...6.8 6.2 4.4 2.5 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5
MIX HGT (KM)....2.1 1.9 1.3 0.8 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
TRANSP WIND DIR.NE  NE  NE  N   NW  NW  W   W   W   W   NW  NW
TRANSP WIND SPD.2   2   2   2   3   5   5   6   7   8   9   10
TRANS SPD (M/S).1   1   1   1   1   2   2   3   3   4   4   4

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 97.
MIN HUMIDITY........49 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 7 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-1500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3700 FT AGL LATE
                    IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO 5900 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON INCREASING TO 8000-8100
                    FT AGL IN THE AFTERNOON DECREASING TO 5800 FT
                    AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 5 TO 12 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........51  55  54  54  54  53  53  53  54  55  56  57
WEATHER COV.....SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
WEATHER TYPE....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TSTM COV........SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
TEMP (F)........80  80  84  87  91  93  94  95  96  96  95  94
RH (%)..........88  85  77  70  64  56  53  49  49  49  51  54
EYE LVL WND DIR.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  N   N   N   N   N   N
EYE LVL WND SPD.2   3   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4
EYE LVL WND GST.5   10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.5 0.5 0.8 1.1 1.5 3.7 5.9 8.1 8.1 8.0 8.0 5.8
MIX HGT (KM)....0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.5 1.1 1.8 2.5 2.5 2.4 2.4 1.8
TRANSP WIND DIR.NW  N   N   N   N   N   N   NE  N   N   N   N
TRANSP WIND SPD.12  12  12  12  10  9   9   8   7   6   6   5
TRANS SPD (M/S).5   5   5   5   4   4   4   4   3   3   3   2

$$

FORECASTER...RUA
REQUESTED BY...JON KING
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150729.LACAS.01/LCH



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