Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS64 KLIX 030122
AFDLIX

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
822 PM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

.SOUNDING DISCUSSION...
THERE WERE NO PROBLEMS WITH THE UPPER AIR RELEASE THIS EVENING.
THE 00Z SOUNDING DEPICTED A MOIST AND UNSTABLE SOUNDING. SOME
DRIER AIR WAS NOTED IN THE LOWER LEVELS...BUT THE SOUNDING WAS
NEARLY SATURATED NEAR 500 MB AND 300 MB. THE PRECIPITABLE WATER
VALUE WAS 1.60 INCHES. SOUTHERLY WINDS NEAR THE SURFACE VEERED TO
THE SOUTHWEST AND THEN WEST WITH HEIGHT IN THE LOWER LEVELS.
WESTERLY FLOW THEN GENERALLY PREVAILED IN THE MID AND UPPER
LEVELS OF THE COLUMN. 11

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
MCB  62  76  53  77 /  10  10  10   0
BTR  64  78  57  79 /  10  10  10   0
ASD  67  79  56  78 /  10  10  10   0
MSY  69  79  62  78 /  10  10  10   0
GPT  68  79  59  79 /  10  10  10   0
PQL  68  79  58  79 /  10  10  10   0

&&

.LIX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
LA...NONE.
GM...NONE.
MS...NONE.
GM...NONE.
&&

$$



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