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Fire Weather Planning Forecast for S MS and SE LA
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
407 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.DISCUSSION...Thursday we will see a return of showers
and thunderstorms. Friday and Satruday should be quiet
and dry but with the active pattern more rain is in the
forecast for Sunday into early Monday.

MSZ068>071-301015-
Wilkinson-Amite-Pike-Walthall-
Including the cities of Centreville, Dolorosa, Fort Adams,
Woodville, Gillsberg, Gloster, Smithdale, Liberty, McComb,
Dexter, Salem, and Tylertown
407 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.RED FLAG...None.

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        tstms        NONE
Chance Precip (%)     60           60           60           0
Temp                  66           78           53           81
RH (%)                93           51           90           34
20FT Wind/AM(mph)                  S 7-11                    SW 1-5
20FT Wind/PM(mph)     S 7-11 G20   SW 8-12      SW 3-7       SW 2-6
Avg Pcpn Amt (in)     0.65         0.34         0.03         0.00
Precip Duration (hr)  2            9            1
Mixing Hgt (m-AGL/MSL)             1527                      1759
Transport Wind (m/s)               SW 10                     SW  4
Vent Rate (m**2/s)                 15270                     7036
Category Day                       4                         3
ADI Early             72 Good      37 Fair      62 Good      17 Gen Poor
ADI Late              26 Fair      62 Good      3 Very Poor  27 Fair
Max LVORI Early       4            4            4            5
Max LVORI Late        4            3            5            2
Min Vsby Early (mi)   7            3 Showers
Min Vsby Late (mi)    6 Showers    5 Showers
Fog Potential Early   None         None         None         Low
Fog Potential Late    None         None         Low          None
SuperFog Early        None         None         None         None
SuperFog Late         None         None         None         None
SILT/ 500 MLT (f)                  68                        69
Mrng Mxg Hgt (m)                   500                       441
Stagnation Index      0            0            2            3
Stability Class       D            C            F            B
Dispersion Index      23           49           3            20

Fog Potential and Other Remarks...none.
Superfog can reduce visibility to a few feet. For superfog
to be possible there must be a simultaneous combination of
dense fog and a dense smoke source from a fire. If either
of these conditions are not met...then superfog will not occur.
ADI is Atmospheric Dispersion Index developed by Lavdas.
LVORI is Low Visibility Occurrence Risk Index.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds around
5 mph. Maximum RH 85 percent.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph. Minimum RH 43 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 60s. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph. Maximum RH 92 percent.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper
70s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Minimum RH 74 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
South winds 10 to 15 mph. Maximum RH 98 percent.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph. Minimum RH 64 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Cooler. Lows in the mid 50s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Maximum RH 88 percent.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs around 80. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Minimum RH 49 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds
5 to 10 mph. Maximum RH 90 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph. Minimum RH 71 percent.

$$

LAZ034>037-046>050-301015-
Pointe Coupee-West Feliciana-East Feliciana-St. Helena-Iberville-
West Baton Rouge-East Baton Rouge-Ascension-Livingston-
Including the cities of New Roads, Lettsworth, Livonia, Spillman,
St. Francisville, Wakefield, Jackson, Clinton, Felps, Darlington,
Easleyville, Greensburg, Montpelier, Bayou Sorrel, Plaquemine,
White Castle, Port Allen, Addis, Brusly, Baton Rouge, Gonzales,
Donaldsonville, Prairieville, Denham Springs, Watson, and Walker
407 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.RED FLAG...None.

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip Type           tstms        tstms        NONE         NONE
Chance Precip (%)     60           60           0            0
Temp                  66           80           53           83
RH (%)                93           52           96           32
20FT Wind/AM(mph)                  S 6-10                    LGT/VAR
20FT Wind/PM(mph)     SE 7-11 G20  SW 7-11      SW 4-8       SW 2-6
Avg Pcpn Amt (in)     0.66         0.36         0.00         0.00
Precip Duration (hr)  2            9
Mixing Hgt (m-AGL/MSL)             1458                      1822
Transport Wind (m/s)               SW  8                     SW  4
Vent Rate (m**2/s)                 11664                     7288
Category Day                       4                         3
ADI Early             72 Good      38 Fair      53 Gen Good  11 Poor
ADI Late              24 Fair      53 Gen Good  3 Very Poor  24 Fair
Max LVORI Early       4            4            4            5
Max LVORI Late        4            3            5            2
Min Vsby Early (mi)   7            3 Showers
Min Vsby Late (mi)    6 Showers    8
Fog Potential Early   None         None         None         Low
Fog Potential Late    None         None         Low          None
SuperFog Early        None         None         None         None
SuperFog Late         None         None         None         None
SILT/ 500 MLT (f)                  69                        68
Mrng Mxg Hgt (m)                   500                       420
Stagnation Index      0            0            3            3
Stability Class       D            C            F            B
Dispersion Index      22           42           2            17

Fog Potential and Other Remarks...none.
Superfog can reduce visibility to a few feet. For superfog
to be possible there must be a simultaneous combination of
dense fog and a dense smoke source from a fire. If either
of these conditions are not met...then superfog will not occur.
ADI is Atmospheric Dispersion Index developed by Lavdas.
LVORI is Low Visibility Occurrence Risk Index.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds around
5 mph. Maximum RH 89 percent.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds 10 to
15 mph. Minimum RH 52 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph. Maximum RH 93 percent.
.SUNDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper
70s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Minimum RH 80 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
South winds 10 to 15 mph. Maximum RH 96 percent.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
Minimum RH 59 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Cooler. Lows in the mid 50s.
Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Maximum RH 90 percent.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph. Minimum RH 50 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. South winds
5 to 10 mph. Maximum RH 94 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph. Minimum RH 68 percent.

$$

LAZ039-040-071-072-MSZ077-301015-
Washington-St. Tammany-Northern Tangipahoa-Southern Tangipahoa-
Pearl River-
Including the cities of Bogalusa, Enon, Franklinton, Slidell,
Mandeville, Covington, Lacombe, Amite, Kentwood, Roseland,
Wilmer, Hammond, Robert, Ponchatoula, Crossroads, McNeil,
and Picayune
407 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.RED FLAG...None.

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           NONE         tstms        tstms        NONE
Chance Precip (%)     0            70           70           0
Temp                  66           78           53           82
RH (%)                97           56           96           32
20FT Wind/AM(mph)                  S 6-10                    W 1-5
20FT Wind/PM(mph)     SE 6-10 G19  S 8-12       S 4-8        SW 2-6
Avg Pcpn Amt (in)     0.00         0.48         0.09         0.00
Precip Duration (hr)               8            2
Mixing Hgt (m-AGL/MSL)             1403                      1888
Transport Wind (m/s)               S  8                      W  3
Vent Rate (m**2/s)                 11224                     5664
Category Day                       4                         3
ADI Early             57 Gen Good  31 Fair      48 Gen Good  11 Poor
ADI Late              23 Fair      48 Gen Good  5 Very Poor  24 Fair
Max LVORI Early       4            5            5            6
Max LVORI Late        5            3            6            2
Min Vsby Early (mi)   7            3 Showers
Min Vsby Late (mi)    7            4 Showers
Fog Potential Early   None         None         None         Moderate
Fog Potential Late    None         None         Moderate     None
SuperFog Early        None         None         None         Possible
SuperFog Late         None         None         Possible     None
SILT/ 500 MLT (f)                  68                        68
Mrng Mxg Hgt (m)                   500                       462
Stagnation Index      1            0            1            3
Stability Class       D            C            F            B
Dispersion Index      21           42           3            19

Fog Potential and Other Remarks...none.
Superfog can reduce visibility to a few feet. For superfog
to be possible there must be a simultaneous combination of
dense fog and a dense smoke source from a fire. If either
of these conditions are not met...then superfog will not occur.
ADI is Atmospheric Dispersion Index developed by Lavdas.
LVORI is Low Visibility Occurrence Risk Index.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds around
5 mph. Maximum RH 86 percent.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph. Minimum RH 46 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Southeast
winds 5 to 10 mph. Maximum RH 94 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds 10 to
15 mph. Minimum RH 72 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
South winds 10 to 15 mph. Maximum RH 95 percent.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph. Minimum RH 60 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph. Maximum RH 86 percent.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph. Minimum RH 46 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. South winds 5 to
10 mph. Maximum RH 93 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph. Minimum RH 69 percent.

$$

MSZ080>082-301015-
Hancock-Harrison-Jackson-
Including the cities of Bay St. Louis, Waveland, Diamondhead,
Gulfport, Pascagoula, Ocean Springs, Moss Point, Gautier,
and St. Martin
407 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.RED FLAG...None.

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        PCldy        MClear
Precip Type           NONE         tstms        tstms        NONE
Chance Precip (%)     0            70           70           0
Temp                  66           76           55           81
RH (%)                93           71           96           33
20FT Wind/AM(mph)                  S 7-11 G18                W 2-6
20FT Wind/PM(mph)     SE 6-10 G20  S 8-12 G18   S 5-9        SW 2-6
Avg Pcpn Amt (in)     0.00         0.55         0.19         0.00
Precip Duration (hr)               8            2
Mixing Hgt (m-AGL/MSL)             963                       1838
Transport Wind (m/s)               S 10                      W  3
Vent Rate (m**2/s)                 9630                      5514
Category Day                       4                         3
ADI Early             48 Gen Good  52 Gen Good  38 Fair      13 Gen Poor
ADI Late              21 Fair      52 Gen Good  9 Poor       23 Fair
Max LVORI Early       4            4            5            5
Max LVORI Late        4            4            5            2
Min Vsby Early (mi)   7            3 Showers
Min Vsby Late (mi)    7            3 Showers
Fog Potential Early   None         None         Low          Low
Fog Potential Late    None         None         Low          None
SuperFog Early        None         None         None         Possible
SuperFog Late         None         None         None         None
SILT/ 500 MLT (f)                  67                        67
Mrng Mxg Hgt (m)                   500                       484
Stagnation Index      3            0            1            3
Stability Class       D            C            F            B
Dispersion Index      12           44           4            19

Fog Potential and Other Remarks...none.
Superfog can reduce visibility to a few feet. For superfog
to be possible there must be a simultaneous combination of
dense fog and a dense smoke source from a fire. If either
of these conditions are not met...then superfog will not occur.
ADI is Atmospheric Dispersion Index developed by Lavdas.
LVORI is Low Visibility Occurrence Risk Index.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds
5 to 10 mph. Maximum RH 86 percent.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph. Minimum RH 51 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast
winds 5 to 10 mph. Maximum RH 89 percent.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds 10 to
15 mph. Minimum RH 69 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
South winds 10 to 15 mph. Maximum RH 95 percent.
.MONDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds 10 to
20 mph. Minimum RH 66 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph. Maximum RH 79 percent.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph. Minimum RH 49 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds
5 to 10 mph. Maximum RH 91 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph. Minimum RH 75 percent.

$$

LAZ056>065-301015-
Assumption-St. James-St. John The Baptist-Upper Lafourche-
St. Charles-Upper Jefferson-Orleans-Upper Plaquemines-
Upper St. Bernard-Upper Terrebonne-
Including the cities of Pierre Part, Labadieville,
Paincourtville, Convent, Lutcher, Gramercy, Laplace, Reserve,
Thibodaux, Raceland, Larose, Destrehan, Norco, Metairie, Kenner,
East New Orleans, New Orleans, Belle Chasse, Chalmette, Violet,
Houma, and Bayou Cane
407 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.RED FLAG...None.

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip Type           NONE         tstms        tstms        NONE
Chance Precip (%)     0            70           70           0
Temp                  68           79           55           83
RH (%)                93           54           87           34
20FT Wind/AM(mph)                  S 7-11 G19                SW 1-5
20FT Wind/PM(mph)     SE 7-11 G20  S 8-12 G19   SW 5-9       S 2-6
Avg Pcpn Amt (in)     0.00         0.53         0.07         0.00
Precip Duration (hr)               8            1
Mixing Hgt (m-AGL/MSL)             1331                      1788
Transport Wind (m/s)               SW  8                     S  3
Vent Rate (m**2/s)                 10648                     5364
Category Day                       4                         3
ADI Early             59 Gen Good  36 Fair      41 Gen Good  10 Poor
ADI Late              24 Fair      45 Gen Good  8 Poor       17 Gen Poor
Max LVORI Early       4            4            4            4
Max LVORI Late        4            3            4            2
Min Vsby Early (mi)   7            5 Showers
Min Vsby Late (mi)    7            5 Showers
Fog Potential Early   None         None         None         Low
Fog Potential Late    None         None         Low          None
SuperFog Early        None         None         None         None
SuperFog Late         None         None         None         None
SILT/ 500 MLT (f)                  68                        68
Mrng Mxg Hgt (m)                   500                       474
Stagnation Index      1            0            1            3
Stability Class       D            C            F            B
Dispersion Index      21           44           3            13

Fog Potential and Other Remarks...none.
Superfog can reduce visibility to a few feet. For superfog
to be possible there must be a simultaneous combination of
dense fog and a dense smoke source from a fire. If either
of these conditions are not met...then superfog will not occur.
ADI is Atmospheric Dispersion Index developed by Lavdas.
LVORI is Low Visibility Occurrence Risk Index.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Southeast
winds 5 to 10 mph. Maximum RH 87 percent.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds 10 to
15 mph. Minimum RH 61 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Southeast winds
10 to 15 mph. Maximum RH 91 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds 10 to
20 mph. Minimum RH 77 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s.
South winds 15 to 20 mph. Maximum RH 92 percent.
.MONDAY...Breezy. Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds
15 to 25 mph. Minimum RH 61 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Southwest
winds 10 to 15 mph. Maximum RH 84 percent.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph. Minimum RH 53 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. South winds
5 to 10 mph. Maximum RH 95 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph. Minimum RH 75 percent.

$$

LAZ066>070-301015-
Lower Terrebonne-Lower Lafourche-Lower Jefferson-
Lower Plaquemines-Lower St. Bernard-
Including the cities of Chauvin, Cocodrie, Dulac, Montegut,
Galliano, Cut Off, Golden Meadow, Leeville, Buras,
Pointe A La Hache, Port Sulphur, Boothville, Venice, Empire,
Myrtle Grove, and Yscloskey
407 PM CDT Wed Mar 29 2017

.RED FLAG...None.

                      Tonight      Thu          Thu Night    Fri

Cloud Cover           MCldy        MCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip Type           NONE         tstms        tstms        NONE
Chance Precip (%)     0            70           70           0
Temp                  69           77           60           80
RH (%)                97           60           90           37
20FT Wind/AM(mph)                  S 8-12 G21                W 2-6
20FT Wind/PM(mph)     SE 8-12 G23  S 9-13 G21   SW 6-10 G17  S 3-7
Avg Pcpn Amt (in)     0.00         0.61         0.13         0.00
Precip Duration (hr)               8            2
Mixing Hgt (m-AGL/MSL)             954                       1583
Transport Wind (m/s)               S  8                      SE  4
Vent Rate (m**2/s)                 7632                      6332
Category Day                       3                         3
ADI Early             49 Gen Good  41 Gen Good  32 Fair      11 Poor
ADI Late              25 Fair      41 Gen Good  10 Poor      19 Gen Poor
Max LVORI Early       4            4            4            3
Max LVORI Late        4            4            4            2
Min Vsby Early (mi)   7            4 Showers
Min Vsby Late (mi)    7            4 Showers
Fog Potential Early   None         None         None         None
Fog Potential Late    None         None         None         None
SuperFog Early        None         None         None         None
SuperFog Late         None         None         None         None
SILT/ 500 MLT (f)                  68                        67
Mrng Mxg Hgt (m)                   500                       500
Stagnation Index      1            0            1            3
Stability Class       D            C            F            B
Dispersion Index      21           41           4            14

Fog Potential and Other Remarks...none.
Superfog can reduce visibility to a few feet. For superfog
to be possible there must be a simultaneous combination of
dense fog and a dense smoke source from a fire. If either
of these conditions are not met...then superfog will not occur.
ADI is Atmospheric Dispersion Index developed by Lavdas.
LVORI is Low Visibility Occurrence Risk Index.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast
winds 5 to 10 mph. Maximum RH 86 percent.
.SATURDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds 10 to
15 mph. Minimum RH 71 percent.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 70. Southeast winds 10 to
15 mph. Maximum RH 88 percent.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds 10 to
20 mph. Minimum RH 83 percent.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Breezy. Showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the
lower 70s. South winds 15 to 25 mph. Maximum RH 91 percent.
.MONDAY...Breezy. Partly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. Southwest winds
15 to 25 mph. Minimum RH 64 percent.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 60s. Southwest
winds 10 to 20 mph. Maximum RH 78 percent.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs around 80. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Minimum RH 59 percent.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 60s. South winds
10 to 15 mph. Maximum RH 93 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph. Minimum RH 83 percent.

$$


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