Spot Forecast Request
Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
BMBB91 KLIX 241136
A SPOT FORECAST REQUEST HAS JUST BEEN RECEIVED FOR A PRESCRIBED FIRE
NAMED "CPT O-10SC"
PROJECT NAME: CPT O-10SC
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
FUEL TYPE: Grass-Shrub-Timber
BOTTOM ELEVATION: 15
TOP ELEVATION: 75
SIZE (ACRES): 200
WEATHER CONDITIONS AT PROJECT OR FROM NEARBY STATIONS
SHCM6 ELEV=25 TIME=0551 WIND=CALM T=59 TW=59 RH=99 TD= N/A
KPQL ELEV=16 TIME=0553 WIND=CALM T=58 TW=57 RH=97 TD= FOG
TS629 ELEV=125 TIME=0546 WIND=CALM T=56 TW=56 RH=100 TD= N/A
KBIX ELEV=33 TIME=0558 WIND=NE@7 T=64 TW=64 RH=99 TD= CLEAR
Please report forecast elements in 1-hour increments.
CPT O-10SC is adjacent to the north side of I-10. Allowable wind
directions are Southeast, South, Southwest, West.
1. Please include a Fog Potential Statement for tonight and tomorrow
morning, including Type of Fog and Areal Coverage.
2. What are the chances of a seabreeze today, 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 tonight and early tomorrow 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.
SHCM6 5 miles E
KPQL 13 miles E
TS629 12 miles ENE sheltered
KBIX 11 miles SW
...WEATHER PARAMETERS REQUESTED...
SKY / WEATHER: 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