Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FNUS74 KLCH 130406
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SPOT FORECAST FOR WF UNIT 9...US FISH & WILDLIFE SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1106 PM CDT SAT JUL 12 2014

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

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE ACROSS THE AREA WILL MAINTAIN WARM AND HUMID
CONDITIONS WITH LIGHT VARIABLE WINDS THROUGH SUNDAY. SCATTERED
AFTERNOON SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DIMINISH DURING THE
EVENING HOURS TONIGHT AND TOMORROW. BETTER RAIN CHANCES WILL
RETURN DURING THE WORKWEEK AS A WEAK COLD FRONT MOVES SOUTH INTO
THE AREA AND STALLS.


.REST OF TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (20-30 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77.
MAX HUMIDITY........90 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-1000 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........WEST 5 TO 8 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT WINDS. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

TIME (CDT)      10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........17     24     28     31
WEATHER COV.....S CHC  S CHC  S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....TSTORM TSTORM TSTORM TSTORM
TEMP............82     81     80     79
RH..............72     78     83     85
20 FT WIND......S 3    SW 3   SW 3   W 3
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5      5      5
EYE LEVEL WIND..S 2    SW 2   SW 2   W 2
EYE LEVEL WIND..5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)....1000   800    700    800
MIX HGT (M).....300    240    210    240
TRANSPORT WIND..SW 8   SW 8   SW 6   W 5
TRAN WIND (M/S).SW 8   SW 8   SW 6   W 5

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 92.
MIN HUMIDITY........52 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 6 TO 7 MPH LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-2600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4400-6200 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN INCREASING TO
                    6600-8000 FT AGL EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON
                    DECREASING TO 5500-5900 FT AGL LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 3 TO 7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE EAST
                    AROUND 3 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
                    SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 5 TO 6 MPH LATE IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 6 TO 7 MPH LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........37        45        47        44
WEATHER COV.....S CHC     ISOLTD    ISOLTD    S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....TSTORM    TSTORM    TSTORM    TSTORM
TEMP............78        84        90        91
RH..............87        70        56        54
20 FT WIND......W 3G5     NW 3G5    S 3G5     S 6G10
EYE LEVEL WIND..W 2G5     NW 2G5    S 2G5     S 5G10
MIX HGT (FT)....800       2000      6200      6600
MIX HGT (M).....240       610       1890      2010
TRANSPORT WIND..W 6       W 6       NE 3      S 5
TRAN WIND (M/S).W 6       W 6       NE 3      S 5

$$
FORECASTER...LANDRENEAU/LOCKWOOD
REQUESTED BY...CATHY PETERSON
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140712.WFUNI.02/LCH






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