Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR WF FEE TITLE 2015...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
1042 AM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1017 CDT ON JULY 31.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
MAINLY LIGHT NORTHEAST WINDS ARE EXPECTED TODAY AS A WEAK SURFACE
FRONT HAS MOVED INTO THE GULF OF MEXICO. SLIGHTLY DRIER CONDITIONS ARE
EXPECTED WITH THESE NORTHERLY WINDS...PRODUCING LOWER HEAT INDEX READINGS
AND VERY LITTLE IF ANY CHANCE FOR SHOWERS OR STORMS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 96.
MIN HUMIDITY........51 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING EAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-2300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4900-5700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 12 TO 15 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 8 TO 10 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING EAST 6 TO 8 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
SMOKE DISPERSION....VERY GOOD.

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........45  43  42  40  39  38  37  36
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP (F)........85  91  93  94  94  95  94  93
RH (%)..........75  62  56  54  54  51  53  54
20 FT WIND DIR..NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  E   E
20 FT WIND SPD..8   8   8   7   7   6   6   6
20 FT WIND GUST.13  12  12  10  10  10  10  10
EYE LVL WND DIR.NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  E   E
EYE LVL WND SPD.4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4
EYE LVL WND GST.10  8   8   8   10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...3.2 3.9 4.7 5.4 5.5 5.6 5.7 4.9
MIX HGT (KM)....1.0 1.2 1.4 1.6 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.5
TRANSP WIND DIR.N   N   N   N   NE  NE  NE  NE
TRANSP WIND SPD.14  15  15  15  14  14  13  12
TRANS SPD (M/S).6   7   7   7   6   6   6   5

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (20-30 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78.
MAX HUMIDITY........77 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTH AND NORTHWEST LATE IN THE EVENING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......2400-4200 FT AGL DECREASING TO 300-1400 FT AGL
                    IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 7 TO 13 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
                    NORTH AND NORTHWEST LATE IN THE EVENING.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........35  34  31  27  24  21  17  14  15  16  17  18
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP (F)........92  90  87  85  83  83  82  81  81  80  80  80
RH (%)..........56  60  61  68  72  74  74  72  74  74  74  77
20 FT WIND DIR..E   E   E   E   NE  N   NW  NW  NW  NW  N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..6   6   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   6   6
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
EYE LVL WND DIR.E   E   E   E   NE  N   NW  NW  NW  NW  N   N
EYE LVL WND SPD.4   4   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   4   4
EYE LVL WND GST.10  8   8   6   6   6   6   6   6   6   7   8
MIX HGT (KFT)...4.2 3.4 2.4 1.4 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3
MIX HGT (KM)....1.3 1.0 0.7 0.4 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
TRANSP WIND DIR.NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  N   N   N   N   NE  NE
TRANSP WIND SPD.10  9   8   7   7   7   7   7   8   9   10  13
TRANS SPD (M/S).4   4   4   3   3   3   3   3   4   4   4   6

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 93.
MIN HUMIDITY........44 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING EAST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-1400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 4800-6100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 12 TO 16 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH IN THE MORNING
                    BECOMING EAST WINDS 7 TO 9 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........19  20  21  21  21  22  22  23  22  21  20  19
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP (F)........79  79  81  83  87  89  91  92  93  93  92  92
RH (%)..........76  72  67  63  55  50  47  46  44  44  46  47
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   NE  NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   E   E   E
20 FT WIND SPD..7   7   8   8   9   9   9   9   8   8   8   7
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  10
EYE LVL WND DIR.N   N   NE  NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   E   E   E
EYE LVL WND SPD.4   4   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   4   4
EYE LVL WND GST.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.2 0.2 1.4 2.6 3.7 4.4 5.0 5.6 5.8 5.9 6.1 4.8
MIX HGT (KM)....0.1 0.1 0.4 0.8 1.1 1.3 1.5 1.7 1.8 1.8 1.9 1.5
TRANSP WIND DIR.NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  E   E
TRANSP WIND SPD.14  15  15  16  15  15  15  14  14  13  13  12
TRANS SPD (M/S).6   7   7   7   7   7   7   6   6   6   6   5

$$

FORECASTER...RUA
REQUESTED BY...CRAIG CRENSHAW
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150731.WFFEE.01/LCH


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