Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CAMERON PRAIRIE EAST 2015-1...USFWS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
559 AM CDT THU JUL 30 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 CDT ON JULY 30.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE TODAY AND
TONIGHT AS A FRONTAL BOUNDARY APPROACHES AND MOVES INTO
THE AREA. ANOTHER HOT AND HUMID AFTERNOON IS ON TAP TODAY
AWAY FROM THE RAIN. DRIER AIR IS EXPECTED TO FILTER INTO
THE REGION LATER TONIGHT AND TOMORROW BEHIND THE FRONT...THOUGH
SMALL RAIN CHANCES WILL REMAIN AS THE FRONT STALLS NEAR THE
COAST.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN
                    CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE
                    AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 96.
MIN HUMIDITY........49 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-1800 FT AGL INCREASING TO 7500-9000 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 5 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........27  24  27  30  33  40  47  53  54
WEATHER COV.....SCH SCH SCH SCH CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
WEATHER TYPE....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TSTM COV........SCH SCH SCH SCH CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
TEMP (F)........87  90  92  93  95  96  96  96  95
RH (%)..........70  64  58  56  51  49  49  49  51
EYE LVL WND DIR.NW  N   N   N   N   N   NW  W   W
EYE LVL WND SPD.3   3   3   3   3   3   4   4   4
EYE LVL WND GST.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...1.3 1.8 3.9 6.1 8.3 8.6 8.8 9.0 7.5
MIX HGT (KM)....0.4 0.5 1.2 1.9 2.5 2.6 2.7 2.7 2.3
TRANSP WIND DIR.NW  NW  N   N   NE  NE  N   N   N
TRANSP WIND SPD.9   10  9   8   7   6   5   5   6
TRANS SPD (M/S).4   4   4   4   3   3   2   2   3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (55-65 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT). CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78.
MAX HUMIDITY........88 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE EVENING BECOMING
                    LIGHT...THEN BECOMING NORTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH
                    EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4500-6000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 400-800 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 8 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 5 TO 7
                    MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........55  56  58  60  63  59  54  50  50  49  48  46
WEATHER COV.....CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
WEATHER TYPE....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TSTM COV........CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
TEMP (F)........93  90  88  85  83  83  82  82  81  81  80  80
RH (%)..........56  62  68  75  82  82  82  82  85  82  85  85
EYE LVL WND DIR.SW  SW  SW  SW  W   W   W   W   W   W   NW  NW
EYE LVL WND SPD.4   4   4   4   4   3   3   2   2   2   3   3
EYE LVL WND GST.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  5   5   5   10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...6.0 4.5 3.2 2.0 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.6 0.5 0.4
MIX HGT (KM)....1.8 1.4 1.0 0.6 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.1
TRANSP WIND DIR.W   W   W   SW  SW  SW  SW  W   W   NW  N   N
TRANSP WIND SPD.8   9   9   9   9   10  10  10  9   7   6   5
TRANS SPD (M/S).4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   3   3   2

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 96.
MIN HUMIDITY........51 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2100 FT AGL INCREASING TO 5500-6500 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 3 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........43  40  37  34  31  31  32  32  30  27  25  25
WEATHER COV.....CHC SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
WEATHER TYPE....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TSTM COV........CHC SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
TEMP (F)........79  79  82  85  88  90  91  93  93  94  94  93
RH (%)..........88  88  79  72  66  60  58  52  52  51  51  52
EYE LVL WND DIR.N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   NE  E   E   SE
EYE LVL WND SPD.3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3
EYE LVL WND GST.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.4 0.3 0.9 1.5 2.1 3.2 4.4 5.5 5.9 6.2 6.5 6.1
MIX HGT (KM)....0.1 0.1 0.3 0.5 0.6 1.0 1.3 1.7 1.8 1.9 2.0 1.9
TRANSP WIND DIR.NW  NW  NW  N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N
TRANSP WIND SPD.3   3   5   6   8   9   10  10  10  9   9   9
TRANS SPD (M/S).1   1   2   3   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4

$$

FORECASTER...CARBONI
REQUESTED BY...JON KING
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150730.CAMER.01/LCH


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