Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
455 AM CDT Sun Oct 22 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Widespread showers and thunderstorms can be expected today as a
cold front moves through the area. Average rainfall amounts will
range from one half to one inch, although locally higher amounts
will be possible. Rain will end from west to east late this
afternoon into the evening as drier and cooler air moves into the
area. Dry and cool weather is expected through midweek.


TXZ180-259-260-222315-
Tyler-Northern Jasper-Northern Newton-
Including the cities of Town Bluff, Fred, Hillister, Ivanhoe,
Spurger, Warren, Woodville, Holly Springs, Jasper, Kirbyville,
Magnolia Springs, Mt. Union, Roganville, Burkeville, Farrsville,
Jamestown, Newton, Wiergate, Bleakwood, and Call
455 AM CDT Sun Oct 22 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     100          0            0
Temp (24h trend)      78 (-6)      51 (-19)     77
RH % (24h trend)      57 (-12)     87 (-12)     29
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  5        Lgt/Var      NW  6
Precip amount         0.70         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       9
Precip begin          7 AM
Precip end            6 PM
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1105         58           1143
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)3626         191          3750
Transport wnd (m/s)   N  3         NW  3        N  6
Transport wnd (mph)   N  7         NW  6        N 14
Vent rate (m/s-m)     3315         174          6858
Dispersion            FAIR         POOR         GOOD
Category Day          2            1            3
LAL                   >25 STRIKES  NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           69                        61
Keetch-Byram          501-600      501-600      501-600

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 70s.
South winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 70s. West winds
around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Cooler. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. North winds around 5 mph.

$$

TXZ201-261-262-222315-
Hardin-Southern Jasper-Southern Newton-
Including the cities of Lumberton, Silsbee, Gist, Buna, Evadale,
and Deweyville
455 AM CDT Sun Oct 22 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     100          0            0
Temp (24h trend)      80 (-5)      52 (-19)     78
RH % (24h trend)      56 (-13)     85 (-14)     29
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  5        Lgt/Var      N  6
Precip amount         0.69         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       9
Precip begin          7 AM
Precip end            6 PM
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1147         67           1149
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)3764         220          3768
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  4        NW  3        N  6
Transport wnd (mph)   NW  8        NW  6        N 14
Vent rate (m/s-m)     4588         201          6894
Dispersion            GOOD         POOR         GOOD
Category Day          3            1            3
LAL                   >25 STRIKES  NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           71                        61
Keetch-Byram          501-600      501-600      501-600

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
North winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 70s.
South winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Cooler. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TXZ215-216-222315-
Jefferson-Orange-
Including the cities of Beaumont, Sabine Pass,
Sea Rim State Park, Orange, Vidor, and Bridge City
455 AM CDT Sun Oct 22 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     90           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      81 (-2)      53 (-19)     78
RH % (24h trend)      59 (-14)     85 (-13)     31
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   N  6
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  6        N  6         N  7
Precip amount         0.74         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       9
Precip begin          7 AM
Precip end            6 PM
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1159         78           1080
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)3802         257          3542
Transport wnd (m/s)   W  2         N  4         N  7
Transport wnd (mph)   W  5         N  9         N 16
Vent rate (m/s-m)     2318         312          7560
Dispersion            FAIR         POOR         GOOD
Category Day          2            1            3
LAL                   >25 STRIKES  NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           72                        60
Keetch-Byram          401-500      401-500      401-500

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
South winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s. West
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 60s.
North winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

LAZ027-222315-
Vernon-
Including the cities of Fort Polk, Pickering, Leesville,
and Slagle
455 AM CDT Sun Oct 22 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     100          0            0
Temp (24h trend)      77 (-7)      52 (-17)     76
RH % (24h trend)      59 (-10)     89 (-10)     30
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   NW  5
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  5        Lgt/Var      NW  7
Precip amount         0.66         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       9
Precip begin          7 AM
Precip end            6 PM
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 917          137          1132
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)3009         450          3714
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  3        N  5         N  7
Transport wnd (mph)   NW  7        N 10         N 15
Vent rate (m/s-m)     2751         685          7924
Dispersion            FAIR         POOR         GOOD
Category Day          2            1            3
LAL                   >25 STRIKES  NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           70                        61
Keetch-Byram          501-600      501-600      501-600

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
North winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 70s.
South winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. West
winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Cooler. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. North winds around 5 mph.

$$

LAZ028-029-222315-
Rapides-Avoyelles-
Including the cities of Alexandria, Pineville, Effie, Marksville,
Bunkie, Cottonport, Simmesport, and Mansura
455 AM CDT Sun Oct 22 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        PCldy        Clear
Precip type           tstms        showers      NONE
Chance precip (%)     100          20           0
Temp (24h trend)      79 (-6)      52 (-16)     75
RH % (24h trend)      64 (-2)      97 (-2)      32
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   NW  6
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      NW  8
Precip amount         1.11         0.01         0.00
Precip duration       9            1
Precip begin          7 AM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   1 AM
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1072         182          1265
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)3516         598          4149
Transport wnd (m/s)   W  6         N  1         N  8
Transport wnd (mph)   W 14         N  2         N 17
Vent rate (m/s-m)     6432         182          10120
Dispersion            GOOD         POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          3            1            4
LAL                   >25 STRIKES  NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           71                        60
Keetch-Byram          501-600      501-600      501-600

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the lower 70s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 70s.
South winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Cooler. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid
60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

LAZ030-031-222315-
Beauregard-Allen-
Including the cities of Bundick Lake, De Ridder, Fields, Oretta,
Oakdale, and Kinder
455 AM CDT Sun Oct 22 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     100          0            0
Temp (24h trend)      79 (-5)      52 (-18)     76
RH % (24h trend)      61 (-8)      92 (-8)      30
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   N  5
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      N  7
Precip amount         0.80         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       9
Precip begin          7 AM
Precip end            6 PM
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1248         109          1128
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)4094         359          3701
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  4        N  5         N  7
Transport wnd (mph)   NW  9        N 10         N 16
Vent rate (m/s-m)     4992         545          7896
Dispersion            GOOD         POOR         GOOD
Category Day          3            1            3
LAL                   >25 STRIKES  NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           72                        61
Keetch-Byram          601-700      601-700      601-700

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 70s.
South winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
West winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Cooler. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper
60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

LAZ032-033-222315-
Evangeline-St. Landry-
Including the cities of Ville Platte, Beaver, St. Landry, Mamou,
Reddell, Lawtell, Opelousas, and Eunice
455 AM CDT Sun Oct 22 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           tstms        showers      NONE
Chance precip (%)     100          20           0
Temp (24h trend)      80 (-5)      53 (-16)     75
RH % (24h trend)      63 (-5)      95 (-5)      33
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   NW  7
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      NW  5        N  9
Precip amount         1.22         0.01         0.00
Precip duration       9            1
Precip begin          7 AM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   1 AM
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1237         166          1166
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)4057         543          3827
Transport wnd (m/s)   SW  4        N  2         N  8
Transport wnd (mph)   SW  8        N  3         N 18
Vent rate (m/s-m)     4948         332          9328
Dispersion            GOOD         POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          3            1            4
LAL                   >25 STRIKES  NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           72                        59
Keetch-Byram          401-500      401-500      401-500

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows around 50. Highs in the lower 70s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 70s.
South winds up to 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Cooler. Lows around 50. Highs in the upper 60s.
North winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

LAZ041-042-222315-
Calcasieu-Jefferson Davis-
Including the cities of Lake Charles, Sulphur, Hathaway,
Jennings, Topsy, Roanoke, Welsh, and Lake Arthur
455 AM CDT Sun Oct 22 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     100          0            0
Temp (24h trend)      81 (-3)      54 (-17)     77
RH % (24h trend)      61 (-9)      91 (-8)      31
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   N  6
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  5        N  5         N  8
Precip amount         0.78         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       9
Precip begin          7 AM
Precip end            6 PM
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1228         118          1076
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)4029         386          3529
Transport wnd (m/s)   W  2         N  5         N  8
Transport wnd (mph)   W  5         N 10         N 17
Vent rate (m/s-m)     2456         590          8608
Dispersion            FAIR         POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          2            1            4
LAL                   >25 STRIKES  NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           72                        60
Keetch-Byram          501-600      501-600      501-600

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the upper 70s.
South winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Cooler. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper
60s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

LAZ043>045-222315-
Acadia-Lafayette-Upper St. Martin-
Including the cities of Crowley, Rayne, Branch, Church Point,
Richard, Lafayette, Breaux Bridge, Cade, and St. Martinville
455 AM CDT Sun Oct 22 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           tstms        showers      NONE
Chance precip (%)     100          20           0
Temp (24h trend)      81 (-4)      55 (-15)     75
RH % (24h trend)      63 (-7)      93 (-5)      36
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   N  8
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      NW  6        N 10
Precip amount         1.17         0.01         0.00
Precip duration       10           1
Precip begin          7 AM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   1 AM
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1258         151          1116
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)4128         497          3663
Transport wnd (m/s)   SW  4        NW  4        N  9
Transport wnd (mph)   SW  9        NW  9        N 20
Vent rate (m/s-m)     5032         604          10044
Dispersion            GOOD         POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          3            1            4
LAL                   >25 STRIKES  NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           71                        59
Keetch-Byram          401-500      401-500      401-500

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 40s. Highs in the lower 70s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the mid 70s.
South winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs around 70. North
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

LAZ073-074-222315-
West Cameron-East Cameron-
Including the cities of Hackberry, Johnson Bayou, Grand Lake,
Klondike, Cameron, Creole, Grand Chenier, and Rutherford Beach
455 AM CDT Sun Oct 22 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       Clear
Precip type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     90           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      81 (-2)      57 (-16)     76
RH % (24h trend)      63 (-12)     88 (-10)     34
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   SW  5                     N  8
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  6        N  8         N  9
Precip amount         0.63         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       9
Precip begin          7 AM
Precip end            6 PM
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1134         136          1067
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)3722         447          3499
Transport wnd (m/s)   SW  2        N  4         N  8
Transport wnd (mph)   SW  5        N  9         N 18
Vent rate (m/s-m)     2268         544          8536
Dispersion            FAIR         POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          2            1            4
LAL                   >25 STRIKES  NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           71                        60
Keetch-Byram          501-600      501-600      501-600

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the lower
70s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s.
South winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 60s. North
winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

LAZ052>055-222315-
Vermilion-Iberia-St. Mary-Lower St. Martin-
Including the cities of Abbeville, Intracoastal City, Meaux,
Forked Island, Kaplan, New Iberia, Morgan City, Burns Point,
Centerville, Franklin, Patterson, Berwick, Bayou Vista,
and Stephensville
455 AM CDT Sun Oct 22 2017

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip type           tstms        showers      NONE
Chance precip (%)     90           20           0
Temp (24h trend)      82 (-2)      58 (-14)     75
RH % (24h trend)      64 (-9)      94 (-4)      38
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   N  9
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      NW  6        N 10
Precip amount         1.05         0.01         0.00
Precip duration       8            1
Precip begin          7 AM         Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   1 AM
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1365         138          1117
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)4477         453          3665
Transport wnd (m/s)   SW  4        N  4         N  9
Transport wnd (mph)   SW  9        N  8         N 20
Vent rate (m/s-m)     5460         552          10053
Dispersion            GOOD         POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          3            1            4
LAL                   >25 STRIKES  NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           73                        59
Keetch-Byram          501-600      501-600      501-600

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Highs in the lower
70s. Northwest winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s.
South winds up to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the upper 70s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower 70s. North
winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

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