Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for CPT O-03E...U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
547 PM CDT Wed Apr 26 2017

If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
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with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...A low pressure system and front will affect the area
tonight with a period of showers and thunderstorms possible after
midnight.  Skies should quickly clear tomorrow as northwest winds
bring some drier air in for the morning hours.  However, winds will
be more variable in the afternoon as a high pressure system moves
east of the area.  Expect to see winds turn back to the Southwest
and South-Southwest by late afternoon and evening.

1. Fog is not expected tonight, tomorrow morning, tomorrow night,
or Friday morning.

2. Winds should turn back to the Southwest and South-Southwest in
the late afternoon hours as a surface high pressure system pushes
to the east of the burn site.

3. Rain chances will be highest after midnight through around 6 AM.


.REST OF TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms late in the evening, then
                    showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight.
Chance of pcpn......70 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 64.
Max humidity........100 percent.
Dewpoint............71 decreasing to 67 late in the night.
Heat index..........77.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 8 to 14 mph with gusts to
                    around 25 mph. Gusty and erratic winds expected
                    near thunderstorms.
Mixing height.......300-1600 ft AGL.
Transport winds m/s.Southwest 4 to 7 meters/second.
LVORI...............5.
Rainfall amount.....0.24 inches.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........83  93  93  92  92  91  90  90  89  88  86  85
Weather cov.....                CHC CHC CHC LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY
Weather type....                RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........                CHC CHC CHC LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY
Chc of pcpn (%).10  10  10  10  50  50  50  70  70  70  70  70
Temp............77  75  75  74  73  73  72  72  72  71  70  67
Dewpoint........70  70  71  72  72  72  72  72  72  71  70  67
RH..............79  84  87  93  97  97  100 100 100 100 100 100
Heat index (F)..77  75  75  74  73  73  72  72  72  71  70  67
20 FT wind dir..SSE SSE SSE S   S   S   S   S   S   SSW SSW SW
20 FT wind spd..10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  9   7   6
20 FT wind gust.20  20  25  25  25  25  25  25  20  20  15  15
Mix hgt (kft)...1.6 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Trans wind dir..SSE SSE SSE SSE S   S   S   S   S   S   WSW WSW
Trans spd (m/s).7   7   7   7   7   7   7   7   7   7   4   4
LVORI...........3   4   5   5   6   6   6   6   6   6   6   7

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent) then becoming
                    sunny (15-25 percent). Showers and
                    thunderstorms likely early in the morning.
Chance of pcpn......70 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 83.
Min humidity........46 percent.
Dewpoint............63 decreasing to 60 in the afternoon.
Heat index..........83.
Wind (20 ft)........Northwest winds 5 to 8 mph in the morning
                    becoming light, then becoming southwest 5 to 6
                    mph early in the afternoon. Gusty and erratic
                    winds expected near thunderstorms early in the
                    morning.
Mixing height.......300-1400 ft AGL increasing to 2300-2800 ft AGL
                    in the late morning and early afternoon, then
                    decreasing to 800 ft AGL late in the afternoon.
Transport winds m/s.Southwest around 4 meters/second shifting to
                    the northwest 3 to 4 meters/second in the
                    morning, then shifting to the south around 3
                    meters/second in the afternoon.
LVORI...............5.
Rainfall amount.....0.05 inches.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........84  83  75  58  42  26  9   1   1   1   2   2
Weather cov.....LKY
Weather type....RW
Tstm cov........LKY
Chc of pcpn (%).70  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
Temp............65  64  66  70  75  78  80  82  83  83  83  82
Dewpoint........65  64  65  65  64  63  61  60  60  60  61  61
RH..............100 100 97  84  69  60  52  47  46  46  47  49
Heat index (F)..65  64  66  70  75  78  81  82  83  83  83  83
20 FT wind dir..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  W   W   WSW SW  SSW SSW
20 FT wind spd..6   6   5   5   4   4   3   3   4   4   5   5
20 FT wind gust.15  15  10  10  10  10  5   5   10  10  10  10
Mix hgt (kft)...0.3 1.4 1.4 1.4 2.3 2.3 2.3 2.8 2.8 2.8 0.8 0.8
Trans wind dir..WSW NW  NW  NW  WNW WNW WNW WSW WSW WSW S   S
Trans spd (m/s).4   4   4   4   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3
LVORI...........7   8   6   4   3   3   2   2   2   2   2   2

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30 percent) then becoming
                    mostly cloudy (60-70 percent).
Chance of pcpn......10 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 66.
Max humidity........100 percent.
Dewpoint............64 increasing to 67 after midnight.
Heat index..........81.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 6 to 8 mph.
Mixing height.......300-800 ft AGL.
Transport winds m/s.South 3 to 4 meters/second.
LVORI...............5.
Rainfall amount.....0.00 inches.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........2   2   7   16  25  34  43  47  51  60  68  77
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
Temp............80  77  73  70  67  66  66  67  68  68  68  68
Dewpoint........62  62  62  62  63  64  66  67  68  68  68  68
RH..............54  60  68  76  87  93  100 100 100 100 100 100
Heat index (F)..81  77  73  70  67  66  66  67  68  68  68  68
20 FT wind dir..S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT wind spd..5   5   5   5   5   5   5   6   5   5   5   5
20 FT wind gust.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  15  10  10  10  10
Mix hgt (kft)...0.8 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Trans wind dir..S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
Trans spd (m/s).3   3   3   3   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4
LVORI...........2   3   3   4   5   6   8   8   8   8   8   8

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Slight chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 82.
Min humidity........72 percent.
Dewpoint............70.
Heat index..........87.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 8 to 12 mph. Gusty and erratic
                    winds expected near thunderstorms.
Mixing height.......300 ft AGL increasing to 1300-2800 ft AGL in
                    the late morning and afternoon.
Transport winds m/s.South 4 to 6 meters/second.
LVORI...............6.
Rainfall amount.....0.06 inches.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........86  90  89  87  86  84  82  81  83  85  87  90
Weather cov.....    SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
Weather type....    RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........    SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
Chc of pcpn (%).10  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20
Temp............68  69  72  75  78  80  82  82  82  81  81  80
Dewpoint........68  69  72  72  72  72  72  72  72  72  72  72
RH..............100 100 100 90  82  77  72  72  72  74  74  77
Heat index (F)..68  69  72  75  78  84  87  87  87  85  85  84
20 FT wind dir..S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT wind spd..6   6   7   7   8   8   9   9   9   8   8   8
20 FT wind gust.15  15  15  15  15  15  20  20  20  15  15  15
Mix hgt (kft)...0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.5 2.5 2.5 1.3 1.3
Trans wind dir..S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
Trans spd (m/s).4   5   5   5   6   6   6   6   6   6   6   6
LVORI...........8   5   5   5   4   3   3   3   3   3   3   3

$$
Forecaster...GRIGSBY
Requested by...Scott Saucier
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1707766.2/LIX
.EMAIL SCOTT_SAUCIER@FWS.GOV


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