Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR UNIT 5...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
536 AM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CST ON FEBRUARY 09.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO PICK UP FROM THE NORTH AND BECOME BRISK
TODAY. DEW POINTS ARE HOVERING IN THE TEENS. RELATIVE HUMIDITY
IS CURRENTLY IN THE 40 PERCENT RANGE BUT IS EXPECTED TO DROP
TO AROUND 30 PERCENT TOWARDS THE NOON HOUR AND WILL DROP FURTHER
TO AROUND 22 TO 25 PERCENT FOR THE AFTERNOON HOURS.

AROUND 10 AM... "500 METERS" AS TEMPERATURES CLIMB INTO THE LOW 50S.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-5 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 58.
MIN HUMIDITY........25 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTHWEST WINDS 12 TO 14 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-2400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2200-3400 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHWEST 17 TO 25 MPH.

TIME (CST)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........0   0   0   0   0   0   1   1
WEATHER COV.....CLR     CLR     CLR     CLR
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP (F)........49  51  54  56  57  58  58  56
RH (%)..........32  29  25  26  25  26  28  31
EYE LVL WND DIR.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
EYE LVL WND SPD.8   8   8   8   8   8   7   7
EYE LVL WND GST.20  20  25  25  25  20  20  15
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.4 2.9 3.4 3.1 2.9 2.7 2.4 2.2
MIX HGT (M).... 700     1000    900     700
TRANSP WIND DIR.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
TRANSP WIND SPD.24  25  25  24  23  21  18  17
TRANS SPD (M/S).11  11  11  11  10  9   8   8

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-5 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
MAX HUMIDITY........72 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....NORTH WINDS 7 TO 12 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-2000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 9 TO 15 MPH.

TIME (CST)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........1       2       2       3       2       1
WEATHER COV.....CLR     CLR     CLR     CLR     CLR     CLR
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP (F)........55  53  51  50  49  48  47  46  44  43  42  42
RH (%)..........34  39  43  47  52  58  63  66  66  69  72  70
EYE LVL WND DIR.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  N   N   N   N   N
EYE LVL WND SPD.7   6   6   5   5   5   4   4   4   4   4   4
EYE LVL WND GST.15  15  15  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.0 1.8 1.6 1.4 1.2 1.0 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.6
MIX HGT (M).... 600     500     400     300     200     200
TRANSP WIND DIR.NW  NW  NW  NW  N   N   N   N   N   N   N   NE
TRANSP WIND SPD.15  14  14  13  13  12  12  12  10  10  9   9
TRANS SPD (M/S).7   6   6   6   6   5   5   5   4   4   4   4

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-5 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 59.
MIN HUMIDITY........45 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 7 TO 8 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......500-2200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 TO 13 MPH.

TIME (CST)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........0       0       0       0       0       1
WEATHER COV.....CLR     CLR     CLR     CLR     CLR     CLR
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP (F)........42  44  46  49  52  54  56  58  59  59  58  55
RH (%)..........69  68  63  59  53  50  46  45  46  47  51  58
EYE LVL WND DIR.NE  NE  NE  E   E   SE  SE  SE  S   S   S   S
EYE LVL WND SPD.4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   5
EYE LVL WND GST.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.5 0.8 1.1 1.4 1.6 1.9 2.2 2.1 2.0 1.9 1.8 1.7
MIX HGT (M) ....200     300     500     700     600     500
TRANSP WIND DIR.NE  NE  E   E   SE  SE  S   S   S   S   S   S
TRANSP WIND SPD.8   7   6   6   5   5   5   6   7   9   10  13
TRANS SPD (M/S).4   3   3   3   2   2   2   3   3   4   4   6

$$

FORECASTER...KUYPER
REQUESTED BY...STEPHEN LEJEUNE III
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160209.UNIT5.01/LCH



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