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Spot Forecast for Desoto  7258...usfs
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
1128 PM CST Fri Jan 19 2018

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.DISCUSSION...Moisture will slowly return to the area starting today.
Next significant rain chances will be over the weekend, with the
highest chances Sunday night into Monday as the next front moves
through the area. Through that period, sea fog may develop along
coastal areas. The greatest threat will be west of the Mississippi
River but could begin impacting areas east of there approaching end
of this weekend.

.SATURDAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (60-70 percent). Slight chance of
                    rain showers.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 65.
Min humidity........54 percent.
Dewpoint............35 increasing to 47.
Heat index..........65.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming southeast 5 to 6 mph in
                    the late morning and afternoon.
Mixing height.......300-2200 ft AGL increasing to 1300-2300 ft AGL
                    late in the afternoon.
Mixing height (m)...91-671 meters AGL increasing to 396-701 meters
                    AGL late in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southeast 3 to 12 mph.
Transport winds m/s.Southeast 1 to 5 meters/second.
LVORI...............3.
Rainfall amount.....0.00 inches.

TIME (CST)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
Sky (%).........69     76     67     58
Weather cov.....S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
Weather type....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).20     20     20     20
Temp............58     63     65     62
Dewpoint........42     47     49     49
RH..............55     56     56     62
Heat index (F)..58     63     65     62
20 FT wind dir..ESE    SE     SE     SE
20 FT wind spd..4      5      5      5
20 FT wind gust.10     10     10     10
Mix hgt (ft)....1200   2100   2200   1800
Mix hgt (m).....370    640    670    550
Transp wind dir.ESE    SE     SE     SE
Transp wind spd.6      9      10     10
Trans wind dir..ESE    SE     SE     SE
Trans spd (m/s).3      4      4      4
LVORI...........3      3      3      3

.SATURDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (35-45 percent).
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 48.
Max humidity........96 percent.
Dewpoint............47.
Heat index..........58.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds 5 to 6 mph in the evening
                    becoming light.
Mixing height.......200-800 ft AGL.
Mixing height (m)...61-244 meters AGL.
Transport winds.....East 5 to 8 mph.
Transport winds m/s.East 2 to 4 meters/second.
LVORI...............5.
Rainfall amount.....0.00 inches.

TIME (CST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
Sky (%).........49     46     42     34     35     36
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0      0      0      0      0      0
Temp............58     56     54     51     50     48
Dewpoint........48     48     47     47     47     47
RH..............69     74     77     86     89     96
Heat index (F)..58     56     54     51     50     48
20 FT wind dir..ESE    ESE    ESE    ESE    ESE    E
20 FT wind spd..5      4      4      4      3      2
20 FT wind gust.10     10     10     10     5      5
Mix hgt (ft)....800    600    500    300    200    200
Mix hgt (m).....240    180    150    90     60     60
Transp wind dir.ESE    ESE    ESE    ESE    ESE    E
Transp wind spd.8      8      7      6      5      5
Trans wind dir..ESE    ESE    ESE    ESE    ESE    E
Trans spd (m/s).4      4      3      3      2      2
LVORI...........3      3      4      5      5      6

.SUNDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (40-50 percent).
Chance of pcpn......10 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 68.
Min humidity........63 percent.
Dewpoint............50 increasing to 54 in the late morning and
                    afternoon.
Heat index..........68.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming southeast 5 to 8 mph early
                    in the morning.
Mixing height.......100-1500 ft AGL increasing to 1300-2700 ft AGL
                    late in the morning.
Mixing height (m)...30-457 meters AGL increasing to 396-823 meters
                    AGL late in the morning.
Transport winds.....Southeast 5 to 14 mph.
Transport winds m/s.Southeast 2 to 6 meters/second.
LVORI...............5.
Rainfall amount.....0.00 inches.

TIME (CST)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
Sky (%).........39     38     38     42     49     55
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).10     10     10     0      0      0
Temp............49     53     61     67     68     64
Dewpoint........48     50     53     55     55     55
RH..............96     89     75     65     63     73
Heat index (F)..49     53     61     67     68     64
20 FT wind dir..E      ESE    ESE    SE     SE     SE
20 FT wind spd..3      4      5      6      6      6
20 FT wind gust.5      10     10     15     15     15
Mix hgt (ft)....100    700    1500   2700   2500   1900
Mix hgt (m).....30     210    460    820    760    580
Transp wind dir.E      ESE    SE     SSE    SSE    SE
Transp wind spd.5      7      10     14     13     12
Trans wind dir..E      ESE    SE     SSE    SSE    SE
Trans spd (m/s).2      3      4      6      6      5
LVORI...........6      4      3      3      3      3

Not expecting much fog in the morning and if there is it
will burn off by 10 am. Fog may be a bigger concern Sunday
morning and could be dense and persist through most of the
morning.

$$
Forecaster...NWS NEW ORLEANS
Requested by...Wendy Kucera
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1800632.0/LIX
.EMAIL wkucera@fs.fed.us


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