Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR ASSUMPTION SINKHOLE...ASSUMPTION OHSEP
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
924 AM CDT MON JUL 28 2014

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

.DISCUSSION...A COLD FRONT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE AREA THIS AFTERNOON.
THIS FRONT WILL SHIFT WINDS FROM A WESTERLY TO A MORE NORTHERLY
DIRECTION THROUGH THE COURSE OF THE AFTERNOON.  WINDS WILL GENERALLY
RANGE FROM 5 TO 10 MPH WITH SOME HIGHER GUSTSY.  HOWEVER...THERE WILL
ALSO BE A HIGHER CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AS THIS FRONT MOVES
THROUGH.  A FEW OF THESE STORMS COULD BE STRONG...PRODUCING FREQUENT
LIGHTNING STRIKES AND STRONG WIND GUSTS.  TEMPERATURES WILL BE QUITE
WARM TODAY...RISING INTO THE MIDDLE 90S AND HEAT INDEX READINGS WILL
BE NEAR 105 DEGREES THIS AFTERNOON.  TEMPERATURES WILL BEGIN TO
COOL TONIGHT WITH LOWS DROPPING INTO THE MIDDLE 70S AFTER MIDNIGHT.

.TODAY...
TIME (CDT)      9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........46  48  51  54  55  55  55  55  55
WEATHER COV.....CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
WEATHER TYPE....TSM TSM TSM TSM TSM TSM TSM TSM TSM
TEMP............82  85  88  90  92  94  94  95  95
RH..............79  75  68  66  62  56  56  54  54
DEWPOINT........75  76  76  77  77  76  76  76  76
20 FT WIND DIR..W   W   W   WNW WNW WNW WNW WNW WNW
20 FT WIND SPD..6   6   6   6   6   6   5   5   5
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  15  15  15  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.5 3.3 3.3 3.3 6.1 6.1 6.1 6.5 6.5
MIX HGT (KM)....0.2 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.9 1.9 1.9 2.0 2.0
TRANSP WIND DIR.W   W   W   W   WNW WNW WNW WNW WNW
TRANSP WIND SPD.18  17  17  17  14  14  14  14  14
TRANS SPD (M/S).8   8   8   8   6   6   6   6   6
DISPERSION......0   59  44  44  46  46  46  47  47
LVORI...........4   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1
CHC OF PCPN (%).30  30  40  40  40  40  40  40  40

.TONIGHT...
TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........55     56     61     66     66     64
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....TSTORM TSTORM TSTORM TSTORM TSTORM TSTORM
TEMP............94     90     82     79     77     75
RH..............54     62     79     85     87     84
DEWPOINT........75     75     75     74     73     70
20 FT WIND......WNW 5  W 4    W 2    WNW 3  NW 2   N 2
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10     5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)....6500   5300   2700   2700   400    100
MIX HGT (M).....1980   1620   820    820    120    30
TRANSPORT WIND..WNW 14 NW 13  NW 10  NW 10  NNW 8  N 8
TRAN WIND (M/S).WNW 6  NW 6   NW 4   NW 4   NNW 4  N 4
DISPERSION......47     8      5      7      4      4
LVORI...........1      4      6      7      9      9
CHC OF PCPN (%).40     40     40     40     30     30

$$
FORECASTER...NWS NEW ORLEANS
REQUESTED BY...JOHN BOUDREAUX
TYPE OF REQUEST...HAZMAT
.TAG 20140728.ASSUM.01/LIX






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