Spot Forecast Request
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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A SPOT FORECAST REQUEST HAS JUST BEEN RECEIVED FOR A WILDFIRE
NAMED "Wigeon Fire"

           PRIORITY:  IMMEDIATE
               DATE:  8/20/14
               TIME:  0633
       PROJECT NAME:  Wigeon Fire
       PROJECT TYPE:  WILDFIRE
  REQUESTING AGENCY:  US Fish & Wildlife
REQUESTING OFFICIAL:  Jamie Farmer
     REQUEST REASON:  WILDFIRE
                FAX:  (409) 267-4314
    EMERGENCY PHONE:  (228) 219-3937
           LOCATION:
              STATE:
               DLAT:   29.95611
               DLON:    93.53583
           EXPOSURE:  South
          FUEL TYPE:  FM3
         SHELTERING:  UNSHELTERED
   BOTTOM ELEVATION:  0
      TOP ELEVATION:  2
       SIZE (ACRES):  2000

WEATHER CONDITIONS AT PROJECT OR FROM NEARBY STATIONS
HAKL1 ELEV=6 TIME=0549 WIND=S@5G8 T=80 TW=78 RH=89 TD= N/A
KCVW ELEV=3 TIME=0615 WIND=S@12 T=84 TW= RH=79 TD= OVERCAST
KUXL ELEV=11 TIME=0615 WIND=CALM T=74 TW=74 RH=99 TD= FOG
CLCL1 ELEV=6 TIME=0554 WIND=E@1MAX3 T=76 TW=76 RH=99 TD= N/A

...REMARKS...
Please report forecast elements in 1-hour increments.

1. Please include a Fog Potential Statement, specifying Areal
Coverage and Type of Fog that may occur tonight and tomorrow morning.

2. Lightning: Please provide an estimate of the number of strikes
within a 30-mile radius of this location, within the past 12 hours.
According to the PointAndClick Forecast, we should expect increased
lightning activity today.  Please provide an estimate of the number
of strikes we should expect within a 30-mile radius today.

3. Please include Heat Index in the data table, or a Heat Index
Statement in the Remarks.

4. Please include Chance of Precipitation in the data table.

RAWS LOCATIONS:

HAKL1: 10 miles ESE
KCVW: 20 miles SE
KUXL: 21 miles NE
CLCL1: 29 miles ENE

...WEATHER PARAMETERS REQUESTED...
    SKY / WEATHER: 1,1,1
      TEMPERATURE: 1,1,1
RELATIVE HUMIDITY: 1,1,1
   EYE LEVEL WIND: 1,1,1
     HAINES INDEX: 0,0,0
 SMOKE DISPERSION: 1,1,1
    MIXING HEIGHT: 1,1,1
  TRANSPORT WINDS: 1,1,1

SITE:  LCH
OFILE:  20140820.WIGEO.01
TIMEZONE:  CST6CDT



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