Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR WIGEON FIRE...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
729 AM CDT TUE AUG 19 2014

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
SOUTHERLY FLOW AT THE SURFACE WILL CONTINUE TO BRING IN GULF MOISTURE
OVER THE NEXT FEW DAYS. THE RESULT WILL BE RELATIVELY HIGH AFTERNOON
HUMIDITY VALUES...AND ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
EACH AFTERNOON THROUGH THURSDAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 91.
MIN HUMIDITY........62 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1200-3000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4700-6100 FT
                    AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 7 TO 10 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTH WINDS 6 TO 9 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

TIME (CDT)      7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........50  52  57  59  56  49  46  46  47  47  45
WEATHER COV.....SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
WEATHER TYPE....TSM TSM TSM TSM TSM TSM TSM TSM TSM TSM TSM
TEMP............79  81  83  85  88  90  91  91  91  91  89
RH..............90  86  82  77  69  65  62  62  62  62  66
20 FT WIND DIR..SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT WIND SPD..7   7   7   7   7   8   8   8   9   9   9
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  15  15  10
EYE LVL WND DIR.SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  S   S   S   S   S   S
EYE LVL WND SPD.4   5   5   5   5   6   6   6   6   6   6
EYE LVL WND GST.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  15  15  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...1.2 2.1 3.0 3.9 4.7 5.4 6.1 5.9 5.6 5.4 4.7
MIX HGT (KM)....0.4 0.6 0.9 1.2 1.4 1.6 1.9 1.8 1.7 1.6 1.4
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   S   S   SW  SW  S   S   S   S   S   S
TRANSP WIND SPD.7   8   8   9   9   9   9   9   10  10  10
TRANS SPD (M/S).3   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78.
MAX HUMIDITY........97 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2000-3900 FT AGL DECREASING TO 1200-1900 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE EVENING.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 7 TO 13 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........40     38     38     41     45     51
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............88     84     81     80     80     79
RH..............68     77     85     89     92     94
20 FT WIND......S 9    S 7    S 6    S 7    S 7    S 6
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10            10     10
EYE LEVEL WIND..S 6    S 5    S 5    S 5    S 5    S 5
EYE LEVEL WIND..10     10            10     10
MIX HGT (FT)....3900   2800   2000   1800   1600   1200
MIX HGT (M).....1190   850    610    550    490    370
TRANSPORT WIND..S 10   S 12   S 13   S 13   S 12   S 8
TRAN WIND (M/S).S 10   S 12   S 13   S 13   S 12   S 8

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 92.
MIN HUMIDITY........60 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1100-2200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5500-6900 FT
                    AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 6 TO 15 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 9 MPH. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........53        52        57        60
WEATHER COV.....          S CHC     S CHC     S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....NONE      TSTORM    TSTORM    TSTORM
TEMP............78        84        91        91
RH..............97        80        63        62
20 FT WIND......S 5       S 5G10    S 8G15    S 9G15
EYE LEVEL WIND..S 4G5     S 4G10    S 6G15    S 6G15
MIX HGT (FT)....1100      3200      5100      6500
MIX HGT (M).....340       980       1550      1980
TRANSPORT WIND..S 6       S 10      S 14      S 14
TRAN WIND (M/S).S 6       S 10      S 14      S 14

$$
FORECASTER...LANDRENEAU/BRAZZELL
REQUESTED BY...JAMIE FARMER
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140819.WIGEO.01/LCH






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