Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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Spot Forecast for DAR 2-2...USFWS
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
724 AM CDT Mon Apr 24 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0700 CDT on April 24.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at (318) 631-3669 ext. 241, if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...
Surface high pressure anchored over the region will gradually slide east
into Eastern Arkansas and Eastern Louisiana this afternoon, with northwest
20ft winds of 5-7 mph this morning expected to diminish to 5 mph or less
this afternoon as this high pressure area moves overhead the prescribed
burn location. Min RH`s are expected to fall to around 30% this afternoon.
Look for 20ft winds to become either calm or light south tonight,
increasing to 10-15 mph with gusts to 20 mph Tuesday.

.TODAY...
TIME (CDT)      7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
RH..............96  79  64  51  40  35  33  31  29  29  31
20 FT wind dir..W   W   NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  W
20 FT wind spd..0   3   4   7   7   6   5   5   4   3   3
20 FT wind gust.            10  10
Mix hgt (kft)...0.0 0.4 0.6 1.2 2.2 4.0 4.4 4.5 4.5 4.5 4.5
Transp wind dir.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
Transp wind spd.0   12  12  12  12  10  8   7   7   7   7
Trans wind dir..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW
Trans spd (m/s).5   5   5   5   5   4   3   3   3   3   3

.TONIGHT...
TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
RH..............34     47     65     73     80     83
20 ft wind......S 3    SE 3   SE 3   S 3    S 3    S 3
20 ft wind gust.
Mix hgt (kft)...4.3    2.9    1.7    1.7    0.7    0.7
Transport wind..N 7    SE 8   SE 8   SE 8   S 9    S 9
Tran wind (m/s).N 3    SE 4   SE 4   SE 4   S 4    S 4

.TUESDAY...
TIME (CDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
RH..............93     83     61     52     46     44
20 ft wind......S 3    S 4    S 7    S 8    S 10   S 11
20 ft wind gust.5      5      10     10     15     20
Mix hgt (kft)...0.7    1.5    2.3    2.3    3.5    3.9
Transport wind..S 9    S 10   S 10   S 10   S 25   S 25
Tran wind (m/s).S 4    S 4    S 4    S 4    S 11   S 11

$$

Forecaster...HANSFORD
Requested by...Chris Foster
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1707634.0/SHV
.EMAIL christopher_foster@fws.gov



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