Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR KISATCHIE NF  CAL COMP 59...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
717 AM CST TUE JAN 20 2015

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

.DISCUSSION...
WARM TEMPERATURES AND LIGHT SOUTH WINDS CAN BE EXPECTED TODAY...AS
SURFACE HIGH PRESSURE MOVES OFF TO THE EAST. A WEAK COLD FRONT
WILL MOVE THROUGH LATE TONIGHT AND EARLY WEDNESDAY. SOME PATCHY
FOG WILL AGAIN BE POSSIBLE UNTIL THE FRONT MOVES THROUGH. COOLER
TEMPERATURES...WITH SLIGHTLY DRIER AIR...WILL BE USHERED IN BEHIND
THE FRONT BY NORTHERLY WINDS.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 70.
MIN HUMIDITY........61 PERCENT.
MIXING HEIGHT.......0-1500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2200-2900 FT AGL IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 2 TO 9 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH
                    AROUND 1 MPH LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT WINDS.

TIME (CST)      9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM 7PM 8PM
SKY (%).........49  50  51  52  52  51  51  50  50  49  51  52
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............51  55  60  64  66  67  68  67  65  61  59  57
RH..............89  83  75  70  65  63  61  63  68  78  83  86
20 FT WIND DIR..SW  SW  SW  SW  S   S   S   SE  SE  E   E   E
20 FT WIND SPD..3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3
20 FT WIND GUST.5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.1 0.5 1.5 2.3 2.6 2.8 2.9 2.7 2.2 1.4 1.1 0.7
MIX HGT (KM)....0.1 0.2 0.5 0.7 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.7 0.4 0.3 0.2
TRANSP WIND DIR.SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  W   W   NW  N   NE  NE  NE
TRANSP WIND SPD.7   7   7   7   6   5   3   2   1   0   1   2
TRANS SPD (M/S).3   3   3   3   3   2   1   1   0   0   0   1

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (45-55 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    MOSTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 48.
MAX HUMIDITY........96 PERCENT.

.WEDNESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.
MIN HUMIDITY........48 PERCENT.

$$
FORECASTER...LOCKWOOD
REQUESTED BY...RUSS MARCHION
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150120.KISAT.01/LCH






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