Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Shreveport, LA

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Spot Forecast for C-17...US FOREST SERVICE
National Weather Service Shreveport LA
643 AM CST Tue Feb 20 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0700 CST on February 20.
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...
South winds to increase into the afternoon hours to 15 to 20 mph. Scattered showers
and thunderstorms later this afternoon and evening to become more widespread late tonight
and Wednesday and into Wednesday night with some locally heavy rainfall possible.

.REST OF TODAY...
TIME (CST)      7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........79  79  84  84  84  69  69  69  86  86  86
Weather cov.....SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
Weather type....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........                    CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
CWR.............20  20  20  20  20  40  40  40  40  40  40
Temp............67  68  70  73  76  78  80  81  83  82  80
RH..............93  93  87  79  69  64  60  58  57  58  62
20 FT wind dir..S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT wind spd..6   7   10  12  13  15  15  15  15  13  11
20 FT wind gust.    8   14  17  18  20  20  20  20  18  16
Mix hgt (kft)...2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 2.1 6.4 6.4 6.4 6.4 6.4 6.4
Mix hgt (km)....0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0 2.0
Transp wind dir.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
Transp wind spd.29  29  29  29  29  30  30  30  30  30  30
Trans wind dir..S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
Trans spd (m/s).13  13  13  13  13  13  13  13  13  13  13

.TONIGHT...
TIME (CST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
CWR.............30     30     30     50     50     50
20 ft wind......S 9    S 8    S 7    S 6    S 6    S 6
20 ft wind gust.13     10     8      7
Transport wind..S 32   S 32   S 32   S 17   S 17   S 17

.WEDNESDAY...
TIME (CST)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
Sky (%).........96     96     97     100    100    100
Weather cov.....DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE
Weather type....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
Tstm cov........DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE DEFNTE
CWR.............100    100    100    100    100    100
Temp............67     69     71     73     74     74
RH..............100    97     90     87     82     76
20 ft wind......S 6    S 6    S 6    SE 6   E 6    E 6
20 ft wind gust.       7      7
Mix hgt (kft)...1.5    1.5    1.5    2.0    2.0    2.0
Mix hgt (m).....460    460    460    610    610    610
Transport wind..S 16   S 16   S 16   S 21   S 21   S 21
Tran wind (m/s).S 7    S 7    S 7    S 9    S 9    S 9

$$
Forecaster...OMUNDSON
Requested by...NATHAN MILLER
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1802186.0/SHV
.EMAIL nmiller@fs.fed.us



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