Spot Forecast Request
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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A SPOT FORECAST REQUEST HAS JUST BEEN RECEIVED FOR A WILDFIRE
NAMED "Canvasback Fire"

           PRIORITY:  IMMEDIATE
               DATE:  7/24/14
               TIME:  0934
       PROJECT NAME:  Canvasback Fire
       PROJECT TYPE:  WILDFIRE
  REQUESTING AGENCY:  US Fish & Wildlife
REQUESTING OFFICIAL:  Jamie Farmer
     REQUEST REASON:  WILDFIRE
                FAX:  (409) 267-4314
    EMERGENCY PHONE:  (228) 219-3937
           LOCATION:
              STATE:
               DLAT:   29.8441
               DLON:    93.56984
           EXPOSURE:  Flat
          FUEL TYPE:  FM3 Marsh Grasses
         SHELTERING:  UNSHELTERED
   BOTTOM ELEVATION:  1
      TOP ELEVATION:  5
       SIZE (ACRES):  1

WEATHER CONDITIONS AT PROJECT OR FROM NEARBY STATIONS
HAKL1 ELEV=6 TIME=0849 WIND=N@6G14 T=79 TW=75 RH=83 TD= N/A
KCVW ELEV=1 TIME=0915 WIND=N@8 T=79 TW= RH=89 TD= MOSTLY CLOUDY
KUXL ELEV=11 TIME=0915 WIND=N@6 T=80 TW=76 RH=83 TD= CLEAR
CLCL1 ELEV=6 TIME=0854 WIND=N@5G11 T=78 TW=78 RH=100 TD= N/A

...REMARKS...
There were numerous lightning strikes in the area overnight, and at
least one ignition that we know of.

Please report forecast elements in one-hour increments.

1. Please include a Fog Potential Statement in your remarks,
specifying Areal Coverage and Type of Fog that may occur tonight or
tomorrow morning.

2. Please include Lightning Activity Level in the data table.

3. Please include an estimate of the number of lightning strikes
within a 30-mile radius of this location during the past 12 hours.

RAWS LOCATIONS:

HAKL1: 11 miles ENE
KCVW: 19 miles SE
KUXL: 22 miles NE
CLCL1: 30 miles ENE

...WEATHER PARAMETERS REQUESTED...
    SKY / WEATHER: 1,1,1
      TEMPERATURE: 1,1,1
RELATIVE HUMIDITY: 1,1,1
   EYE LEVEL WIND: 1,1,1
     HAINES INDEX: 1,1,1
 SMOKE DISPERSION: 1,1,1
    MIXING HEIGHT: 1,1,1
  TRANSPORT WINDS: 1,1,1

SITE:  LCH
OFILE:  20140724.CANVA.01
TIMEZONE:  CST6CDT


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