Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CALCASIEU RD COMPARTMENT 255 257...US FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
539 AM CDT SUN MAR 29 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON MARCH 29.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...THE TRANQUIL WEATHER PATTERN CONTINUES FOR A COUPLE OF MORE DAYS
AS HIGH PRESSURE REMAINS ANCHORED OVER THE TENNESSEE VALLEY. SOUTHERLY WINDS
COULD BECOME GUSTY OVER THE GOLDEN TRIANGLE OF SOUTHEAST TEXAS THIS AFTERNOON.
PATCHY LATE NIGHT AND EARLY MORNING FOG IS EXPECTED. RAIN CHANCES INCREASE
TUESDAY INTO THURSDAY DUE TO DEEPENING GULF MOISTURE.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 79.
MIN HUMIDITY........48 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH EARLY IN
                    THE MORNING.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 10 MPH EARLY IN
                    THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........50  50  50  50  50  50  50  50
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP (F)........65  69  72  75  76  77  78  77
RH (%)..........68  61  57  54  52  48  48  48
20 FT WIND DIR..S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT WIND SPD..8   8   9   10  10  10  9   9
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15
EYE LVL WND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
EYE LVL WND SPD.4   5   5   6   6   6   5   5
EYE LVL WND GST.15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.7 3.1 3.5 4.0 3.9 3.8 3.7 3.6
MIX HGT (KM)....0.8 0.9 1.1 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.1 1.1
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
TRANSP WIND SPD.21  22  23  24  25  26  28  29
TRANS SPD (M/S).9   10  10  11  11  12  13  13

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
MAX HUMIDITY........93 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........50  50  50  50  50  50  50  50  50  50  51  52
WEATHER COV.....                                            PTY
WEATHER TYPE....                                            FOG
TSTM COV........
TEMP (F)........75  73  70  68  66  65  64  64  63  62  62  61
RH (%)..........50  53  61  66  73  78  81  84  87  90  90  90
20 FT WIND DIR..S   S   S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  S   S   S
20 FT WIND SPD..8   8   7   7   6   5   5   3   3   3   2   2
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  10  10  10  10  10  5   5   5   5   5
EYE LVL WND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  S   S   S
EYE LVL WND SPD.5   4   4   4   4   3   3   2   2   2   1   1
EYE LVL WND GST.15  15  10  10  10  10  10  5   5   5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)...3.5 3.3 3.1 2.9 2.7 2.5 2.3 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1
MIX HGT (KM)....1.1 1.0 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
TRANSP WIND SPD.30  30  30  30  30  29  28  26  25  23  21  18
TRANS SPD (M/S).13  13  13  13  13  13  13  12  11  10  9   8

.MONDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78.
MIN HUMIDITY........56 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 6 MPH LATE IN
                    THE MORNING.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 6 MPH LATE IN
                    THE MORNING. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........52  58  58  59  62  62  61  61  60  60  59  61
WEATHER COV.....PTY PTY PTY SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
WEATHER TYPE....FOG FOG FOG RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TSTM COV........                            SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
TEMP (F)........61  60  62  65  68  71  73  75  76  77  77  76
RH (%)..........90  93  87  81  71  64  62  58  58  58  58  56
20 FT WIND DIR..S   S   S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  S   S   S
20 FT WIND SPD..2   2   2   3   3   5   6   6   6   6   5   5
20 FT WIND GUST.5   5   5   5   5   10  10  10  10  10  10  10
EYE LVL WND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  S   S   S
EYE LVL WND SPD.1   1   1   2   2   3   4   4   4   4   3   3
EYE LVL WND GST.5   5   5   5   5   10  10  10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.1 2.1 2.4 2.7 3.1 3.4 3.7 4.0 4.2 4.4 4.6 4.9
MIX HGT (KM)....0.6 0.6 0.7 0.8 0.9 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.4 1.5
TRANSP WIND DIR.SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
TRANSP WIND SPD.16  15  14  13  13  12  12  12  12  12  12  13
TRANS SPD (M/S).7   7   6   6   6   5   5   5   5   5   5   6

$$

FORECASTER...SWEENEY
REQUESTED BY...RUSS MARCHION
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150329.CALCA.02/LCH



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