Spot Forecast Request
Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA

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A SPOT FORECAST REQUEST HAS JUST BEEN RECEIVED FOR A WILDFIRE
NAMED "Point O Pines"

           PRIORITY:  IMMEDIATE
               DATE:  2/14/16
               TIME:  1703
       PROJECT NAME:  Point O Pines
       PROJECT TYPE:  WILDFIRE
  REQUESTING AGENCY:  U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
REQUESTING OFFICIAL:  Sami Gray
     REQUEST REASON:  WILDFIRE
                FAX:  (228) 497-9612
    EMERGENCY PHONE:  (228) 219-3937
           LOCATION:
              STATE:
               DLAT:   30.388
               DLON:    88.44
           EXPOSURE:  Flat
          FUEL TYPE:  Grass-Shrub-Timber
         SHELTERING:  PARTIAL
   BOTTOM ELEVATION:  1
      TOP ELEVATION:  11
       SIZE (ACRES):  4000

WEATHER CONDITIONS AT PROJECT OR FROM NEARBY STATIONS
GRBM6 ELEV=7 TIME=1625 WIND=ESE@7G15 T=61 TW=55 RH=69 TD= OVERCAST
KPQL ELEV=16 TIME=1653 WIND=ESE@10 T=61 TW=55 RH=70 TD= OVERCAST
SHCM6 ELEV=25 TIME=1651 WIND=ESE@6G14 T=61 TW=56 RH=71 TD= OVERCAST
 ELEV= TIME= WIND= T= TW= RH= TD=

...REMARKS...
Please report Forecast Elements in one hour increments.

Please set up data table to it includes Tonight, Tomorrow, and
Tomorrow Night.

We are requesting this update for smoke management planning for
tonight.  With current wind direction and fire activity, there may be
visibility issues on U.S. Highway 90 and Interstate 10.

QUESTIONS:

1. Please include a Fog Potential Statement for tonight, tomorrow
morning, tomorrow night, and Tuesday morning, specifying Type of Fog
and Areal Coverage.

2. When is rain expected to begin at this location, for what
duration, and how much accumulation

RAWS LOCATIONS:

GRBM6: 2 MILES NE
KPQL: 7 MILES NW
SHCM6: 15 MILES NW

...WEATHER PARAMETERS REQUESTED...
          SKY / WEATHER: 1,1,1
            TEMPERATURE: 1,1,1
      RELATIVE HUMIDITY: 1,1,1
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION: 1,1,1
          MIXING HEIGHT: 1,1,1
        TRANSPORT WINDS: 1,1,1
           20 FOOT WIND: 1,1,1

SITE:  LIX
OFILE:  20160214.POINT.03
TIMEZONE:  CST6CDT



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