Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR WF UNIT 1 2015...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
840 AM CDT FRI SEP 4 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 0824 CDT ON SEPTEMBER 04.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CAN BE EXPECTED NEAR THE SPOT
FORECAST SITE THROUGH THE WEEKEND. OTHERWISE...LIGHT
SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL PREVAIL WITH WINDS BECOMING VARIABLE OR
OFFSHORE BRIEFLY DURING THE EARLY MORNING HOURS.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (55-65 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
                    MORNING...THEN CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
                    THUNDERSTORMS.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 86.
MIN HUMIDITY........72 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 7 MPH LATE
                    IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-2900 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2600-4100 FT AGL
                    IN THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 6 TO 9 MPH (3 TO 5 M/S).
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 7 MPH LATE
                    IN THE MORNING. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS.

TIME (CDT)      8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........63     66     61     59     58
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV........CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
TEMP (F)........78     82     84     85     85
RH (%)..........91     79     74     72     72
20 FT WIND......S 3    SE 3   SE 5   SE 6   SE 7
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5             10     10
EYE LEVEL WIND..S 2    SE 2   SE 3   SE 4   SE 4
EYE LVL WND GST.5      5      5      10     10
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.2    3.6    3.9    3.7    3.0
MIX HGT (KM)....0.7    1.1    1.2    1.1    0.9
TRANSPORT WIND..S 7    S 7    S 6    S 6    S 8
TRAN WIND (M/S).S 3    S 3    S 3    S 3    S 4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT). CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77.
MAX HUMIDITY........97 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    LIGHT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......900-2200 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 6 TO 10 MPH (3 TO 5 M/S).
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    LIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR
                    THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.

TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........53     50     47     42     41     45
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TSTM COV........CHANCE
TEMP (F)........84     81     80     79     79     78
RH (%)..........77     85     91     94     94     97
20 FT WIND......S 7    S 6    SE 5   S 3    S 3    SW 3
20 FT WIND GUST.10     10            5      5      5
EYE LEVEL WIND..S 4    S 4    SE 3   S 2    S 2    SW 2
EYE LVL WND GST.10     10     5      5      5      5
TRANSPORT WIND..S 9    S 10   S 10   S 9    S 8    S 7
TRAN WIND (M/S).S 4    S 4    S 4    S 4    S 4    S 3

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 86.
MIN HUMIDITY........75 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......800-2500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2400-4000 FT AGL
                    LATE IN THE MORNING...THEN DECREASING TO 1900
                    FT AGL LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTH 2 TO 9 MPH (1 TO 4 M/S).
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                    AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........48     50     51     49     44     36
WEATHER COV.....                            CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR
TSTM COV........                            CHANCE CHANCE
TEMP (F)........78     79     82     84     85     85
RH (%)..........94     91     85     77     75     77
20 FT WIND......S 2    SE 2   N 2    SE 3   S 6    S 7
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5      5      5      10     10
EYE LEVEL WIND..S 1    SE 1   N 1    SE 2   S 4    S 4
EYE LVL WND GST.5      5      5      5      10     10
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.9    1.4    2.5    3.5    3.4    2.4
MIX HGT (KM)....0.3    0.4    0.8    1.1    1.0    0.7
TRANSPORT WIND..S 3    S 2    S 2    S 3    S 6    S 9
TRAN WIND (M/S).S 1    S 1    S 1    S 1    S 3    S 4

$$

FORECASTER...LOCKWOOD
REQUESTED BY...JOHN KRUEGER
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150904.WFUNI.01/LCH



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