Spot Forecast Request
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A SPOT FORECAST REQUEST HAS JUST BEEN RECEIVED FOR A PRESCRIBED FIRE
NAMED "CPT G-07"

           PRIORITY:  IMMEDIATE
               DATE:  5/31/15
               TIME:  2230
       PROJECT NAME:  CPT G-07
       PROJECT TYPE:  PRESCRIBED
  REQUESTING AGENCY:  U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
REQUESTING OFFICIAL:  Scott Saucier
     REQUEST REASON:  IAMS
                FAX:  (228) 497-9612
    EMERGENCY PHONE:  (228) 219-3937
           LOCATION:
              STATE:
               DLAT:   30.44753
               DLON:    88.65407
           EXPOSURE:  Flat
          FUEL TYPE:  Grass/Shrub/Timber
         SHELTERING:  PARTIAL
   BOTTOM ELEVATION:  5
      TOP ELEVATION:  40
       SIZE (ACRES):  210

WEATHER CONDITIONS AT PROJECT OR FROM NEARBY STATIONS
SHCM6 ELEV=25 TIME=2051 WIND=CALM T=76 TW=74 RH=91 TD= N/A
KPQL ELEV=16 TIME=2053 WIND=CALM T=72 TW=71 RH=94 TD= CLEAR
TS629 ELEV=125 TIME=2046 WIND=CALM T=74 TW=73 RH=93 TD= N/A
GRBM6 ELEV=7 TIME=2025 WIND=CALM T=76 TW=74 RH=89 TD= N/A

...REMARKS...
Allowable wind directions Southeast, South, and Southwest.  Other
directions would impact major travel routes and residential areas.  A
northerly wind would put smoke on Interstate 10.

We are requesting this Spot Forecast in support of planning for a
possible prescribed burn tomorrow.  Please set up the data table so
it includes the forecast periods Tonight/Tomorrow/Tomorrow Night.

Please report forecast elements in 1-hour increments.

QUESTIONS:

1. Please include a Fog Potential Statement for tonight, tomorrow
morning, tomorrow night, and Tuesday morning.

2. What are the chances of a seabreeze occurring tomorrow, and what
influence will it have on wind speed and wind direction at our
location

3. According to the PointAndClick Forecast, wind direction should
become northerly for a couple of hours early Tuesday morning.  Is
this due to landbreeze or a drainage wind  If not, what is causing
the northerly flow

4. How much rain is expected at our location, between the current
time and 8am Tuesday

5. What timeframe is lightning most likely to occur at our location
tomorrow

RAWS LOCATIONS:

SHCM6 1 mile N
TS629 12 miles NNW
KPQL 8 miles ENE
GRBM6 14 miles ESE

...WEATHER PARAMETERS REQUESTED...
          SKY / WEATHER: 1,1,1
            TEMPERATURE: 1,1,1
      RELATIVE HUMIDITY: 1,1,1
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION: 1,1,1
          MIXING HEIGHT: 1,1,1
        TRANSPORT WINDS: 1,1,1
           20 FOOT WIND: 1,1,1

SITE:  LIX
OFILE:  20150531.CPTG0.01
TIMEZONE:  CST6CDT



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