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 PRESCRIBED FIRE
NAMED "CPT G-10"

           PRIORITY:  IMMEDIATE
               DATE:  5/23/16
               TIME:  1800
       PROJECT NAME:  CPT G-10
       PROJECT TYPE:  PRESCRIBED
  REQUESTING AGENCY:  U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
REQUESTING OFFICIAL:  Scott Saucier
     REQUEST REASON:  IAMS
                FAX:  (228) 497-9612
    EMERGENCY PHONE:  (228) 219-3937
           LOCATION:
              STATE:
               DLAT:   30.43975
               DLON:    88.65172
           EXPOSURE:  Flat
          FUEL TYPE:  Grass-Shrub-Timber
         SHELTERING:  PARTIAL
   BOTTOM ELEVATION:  5
      TOP ELEVATION:  90
       SIZE (ACRES):  240

WEATHER CONDITIONS AT PROJECT OR FROM NEARBY STATIONS
SHCM6 ELEV=25 TIME=1551 WIND=SSW@5G11 T=84 TW=65 RH=37 TD= CLEAR
KPQL ELEV=16 TIME=1453 WIND=N/A@6 T=83 TW=65 RH=37 TD= CLEAR
TS629 ELEV=125 TIME=1546 WIND=SW@3G9 T=87 TW=66 RH=33 TD= N/A
GRBM6 ELEV=7 TIME=1525 WIND=S@5G10 T=84 TW=64 RH=32 TD= N/A

...REMARKS...
We are requesting this Spot Forecast in support of planning for a
possible prescribed burn tomorrow.  Please set up the data table so
it begins at 6pm tonight, and covers the forecast periods
Tonight/Tomorrow/Tomorrow Night.

Please report forecast elements in 1-hour increments.

CPT G-10 adjacent to the north side of I-10. Allowable wind
directions are South and Southeast.

QUESTIONS:

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

2. What are the chances of a seabreeze tomorrow, and if so, what
effect will it have on wind speed and direction at our location

3. According to the PointAndClick Forecast, wind should go light and
variable Tuesday night and early Wednesday morning.  Will the
pressure gradient be strong enough to maintain a generally southerly
flow  What are the chances of a northerly flow developing as a result
of a land breeze or some other factor  A northerly wind could result
in visibility issues on I-10.

RAWS LOCATIONS:

SHCM6: 1 mile NW
KPQL: 8 miles NE
TS629: 13 miles NNW
GRBM6: 14 miles ESE

...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
        RAINFALL AMOUNT: 1,1,1
             HEAT INDEX: 1,1,1
                  LVORI: 1,1,1
               DEWPOINT: 1,1,1

SITE:  LIX
OFILE:  20160523.CPTG1.01
TIMEZONE:  CST6CDT



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