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SPOT FORECAST FOR TRYING OUT NE SPOT REQUEST PAGE...US FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
825 AM CST FRI JAN 20 2017

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

WE CAN BE REACHED AT (985) 649-0357 IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS
WITH THIS FORECAST.

.DISCUSSION...
THE COMBINATION OF LOWER DEWPOINTS AND MODERATING TEMPERATURES
TODAY WILL ALLOW FOR RH`S TO FALL INTO THE 50S.
THIS WILL BE SHORT LIVED AS NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
ARE EXPECTED TONIGHT AND AGAIN ON SATURDAY. COOLER/DRIER AIR
COMING EARLY NEXT WEEK.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING.
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77.
MIN HUMIDITY........69 PERCENT.
DEWPOINT............63 INCREASING TO 66 LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH
                    LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN BECOMING LIGHT LATE
                    IN THE AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE LATE MORNING
                    AND AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-2100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 1600-3100 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 5 TO 12 MPH.
LVORI...............6.
RAINFALL AMOUNT.....0.00 INCHES.

TIME (CST)      9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........67  64  58  53  49  42  36  44  57
WEATHER COV.....SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
WEATHER TYPE....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TSTM COV........SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
CHC OF PCPN (%).10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
TEMP............63  67  70  72  74  75  76  76  75
DEWPOINT........63  64  65  65  65  65  65  65  66
RH..............100 90  84  79  74  71  69  69  74
20 FT WIND DIR..WSW WSW SW  SW  SW  SSW SSW S   S
20 FT WIND SPD..3   3   4   4   4   4   4   3   2
20 FT WIND GUST.5   5   10  10  10  10  10  5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.8 1.4 2.1 2.7 2.9 3.0 3.1 2.4 1.6
TRANSP WIND DIR.SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SSW S
TRANSP WIND SPD.6   8   9   12  12  12  12  10  9
LVORI...........9   6   5   4   3   3   3   3   3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (80-90 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING...THEN SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.
CHANCE OF PCPN......90 PERCENT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 66.
MAX HUMIDITY........93 PERCENT.
DEWPOINT............65.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 6 MPH AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......600-900 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 8 TO 12 MPH.
LVORI...............5.
RAINFALL AMOUNT.....1.18 INCHES.

TIME (CST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........76     76     76     98     98     98
WEATHER COV.....S CHC  S CHC  DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV........S CHC  S CHC  DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE
CHC OF PCPN (%).20     20     90     90     90     90
TEMP............73     71     69     68     68     67
DEWPOINT........66     65     65     65     65     64
RH..............79     81     87     90     90     90
20 FT WIND DIR..SSE    SSE    SSE    SSE    S      S
20 FT WIND SPD..2      2      3      3      4      5
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5      5      5      10     10
MIX HGT (FT)....900    800    700    700    600    700
TRANSP WIND DIR.S      S      S      S      S      S
TRANSP WIND SPD.9      8      8      10     9      10
LVORI...........4      4      5      6      6      6

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLOUDY (90-100 PERCENT). SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
CHANCE OF PCPN......80 PERCENT.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 75.
MIN HUMIDITY........76 PERCENT.
DEWPOINT............66.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH UNTIL LATE AFTERNOON
                    BECOMING LIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......700-2600 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2000-3200 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHWEST 13 TO 17 MPH.
LVORI...............5.
RAINFALL AMOUNT.....0.29 INCHES.

TIME (CST)      6 AM         10 AM        2 PM
SKY (%).........100          100          93
WEATHER COV.....LIKELY       LIKELY       DEFNTE
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR       RNSHWR       RNSHWR
TSTM COV........LIKELY       LIKELY       DEFNTE
CHC OF PCPN (%).80           80           80
TEMP............66           71           74
DEWPOINT........65           68           67
RH..............97           90           79
20 FT WIND DIR..SSW          SSW          SSW
20 FT WIND SPD..5            5            4
20 FT WIND GUST.10           10           10
MIX HGT (FT)....700          1500         2900
TRANSP WIND DIR.S            SSW          SW
TRANSP WIND SPD.13           16           16
LVORI...........6            5            4

.REMARKS...WE RECEIVED YOUR REQUEST FINE. THIS IS THE NEW FORMATTED LOOK.
HOPE YOU FIND THE NEW METHOD USEFUL.

$$
FORECASTER...RICKS
REQUESTED BY...BOBBY ISER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1700585.0/LIX
.EMAIL BISER@FS.FED.US



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