Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR 1361...U.S. FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
400 PM CDT THU APR 24 2014

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

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK FRONTAL BOUNDARY MOVING THROUGH THE FORECAST AREA
FRIDAY MORNING MAY IMPART A FEW SHOWERS AND AN ISOLATED THUNDERSTORM.
THE WEEKEND IS EXPECTED TO BE DRY AHEAD OF A DEVELOPING STORM SYSTEM IN
THE PLAINS THAT WILL BRING RAIN TO THE AREA MONDAY AND EARLY TUESDAY.
COLDER HIGH PRESSURE WILL THEN BUILD INTO THE AREA FOR MID TO LATTER PART
OF NEXT WEEK.

NO SIGNIFICANT CHANGES FROM THIS MORNING/S FORECAST.

.TONIGHT...
TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........55  55  55  55  55  56  58  59  60  63  64  67
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............80  79  75  73  72  70  68  68  66  65  64  63
RH..............51  56  62  66  71  73  81  84  87  90  97  97
DEWPOINT........60  62  61  61  62  61  62  63  62  62  63  62
20 FT WIND DIR..S   S   S   S   S   SSW SSW SSW SSW SW  SW  WSW
20 FT WIND SPD..6   4   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   4
20 FT WIND GUST.10  5   10  10  10  10  10  10              5
MIX HGT (KFT)...3.7 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.0 2.0 2.0 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.7 1.7
MIX HGT (KM)....1.1 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   SSW SSW SSW SSW SSW SSW SW  SW  SW  WSW WSW
TRANSP WIND SPD.15  18  18  18  21  21  21  21  21  21  20  20
TRANS SPD (M/S).7   8   8   8   9   9   9   9   9   9   9   9
DISPERSION......49  56  56  56  44  44  12  11  11  11  9   9
LVORI...........1   1   1   1   3   3   4   4   5   5   6   6
CHC OF PCPN (%).0   0   0   0   0   10  10  10  10  10  10  10

.FRIDAY...
TIME (CDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........72     73     67     59     56     54
WEATHER COV.....S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............63     67     74     79     81     82
RH..............97     84     71     52     47     49
DEWPOINT........62     62     64     60     59     61
20 FT WIND......WSW 4  WSW 4  WSW 4  WSW 3  WSW 3  WSW 3
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5      5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)....1700   2000   3100   3100   4400   5700
MIX HGT (M).....520    610    940    940    1340   1740
TRANSPORT WIND..WSW 20 W 16   W 13   W 13   W 9    W 9
TRAN WIND (M/S).WSW 9  W 7    W 6    W 6    W 4    W 4
DISPERSION......9      7      5      18     17     26
LVORI...........6      4      3      2      2      2
CHC OF PCPN (%).20     20     10     10     10     10

.FRIDAY NIGHT...
TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........28     20     20     19     18     18
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............80     75     70     67     64     61
RH..............52     64     76     81     87     93
DEWPOINT........61     62     62     61     60     59
20 FT WIND......SW 2   SW 2   WSW 2  W 1    WNW 1  N 2
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5
MIX HGT (FT)....5700   6200   5400   5400   4100   2600
MIX HGT (M).....1740   1890   1650   1650   1250   790
TRANSPORT WIND..W 9    WNW 9  W 6    W 6    SW 2   S 3
TRAN WIND (M/S).W 4    WNW 4  W 3    W 3    SW 1   S 1
DISPERSION......46     58     56     6      6      5
LVORI...........1      1      3      4      6      7
CHC OF PCPN (%).10     10     10     10     10     10

$$
FORECASTER...NWS NEW ORLEANS
REQUESTED BY...EDDIE BAGGETT
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140424.1361_.01/LIX






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