Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR ANGELINA NF TROUT CREEK...USDA FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
537 AM CST WED JAN 28 2015

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

.DISCUSSION...
LIGHT SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE TODAY AND TOMORROW.
FOG IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP TONIGHT AFTER MIDNIGHT WITH VISIBILITIES
EXPECTED TO DROP BELOW ONE MILE. FOG WILL DISSIPATE BY 9:00 AM THURSDAY.
NO FOG IS EXPECTED THURSDAY NIGHT OR FRIDAY MORNING AS A DRY COLD FRONT
WILL PUSH THROUGH THE AREA THURSDAY NIGHT USHERING IN COOLER...DRIER AIR
AND TURNING WINDS OUT OF THE NORTH.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-10 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 72.
MIN HUMIDITY........49 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........3 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-2800 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 14 TO 21 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTH 5 TO 7 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TIME (CST)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........4   6   8   7   6   5   8   11
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............58  62  66  68  70  70  69  68
RH..............74  65  58  54  51  49  51  56
20 FT WIND DIR..SE  SE  S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT WIND SPD..5   5   6   7   7   7   7   6
20 FT WIND GUST.        10  10  10  10  10  10
EYE LVL WND DIR.SE  SE  S   S   S   S   S   S
EYE LVL WND SPD.4   4   5   5   5   6   5   5
EYE LVL WND GST.5   5   10  10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.4 2.6 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.8 2.7 2.7
MIX HGT (KM)....0.7 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.8
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
TRANSP WIND SPD.14  14  14  15  16  18  20  21
TRANS SPD (M/S).6   6   6   7   7   8   9   9
HAINES INDEX....3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (20-30 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG AFTER
                    MIDNIGHT.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 52.
MAX HUMIDITY........93 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH UNTIL EARLY MORNING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
HAINES INDEX........2 TO 4 OR OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH TO OR LOW POTENTIAL FOR
                    LARGE PLUME DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-2700 FT AGL.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTHWEST 16 TO 22 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH UNTIL EARLY MORNING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.

TIME (CST)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........13     11     16     29     38     40
WEATHER COV.....                     PATCHY PATCHY PATCHY
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   FOG    FOG    FOG
TEMP............64     60     58     57     55     54
RH..............63     70     78     85     89     93
20 FT WIND......S 5    S 5    S 5    S 5    S 3    S 2
20 FT WIND GUST.                            5      5
EYE LEVEL WIND..S 4    S 4    S 4    S 4    S 3    S 2
EYE LEVEL WIND..5      5      5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)....2700   2300   1900   1500   1500   1500
MIX HGT (M).....820    700    580    460    460    460
TRANSPORT WIND..S 22   S 21   S 20   S 17   S 16   S 16
TRAN WIND (M/S).S 22   S 21   S 20   S 17   S 16   S 16
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      4      3      2

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 72.
MIN HUMIDITY........53 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING
                    LIGHT LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........2 OR VERY LOW POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1500-3400 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3700-4800 FT AGL
                    EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........NORTHWEST 14 TO 16 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 5 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON...THEN BECOMING
                    LIGHT LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CST)      6 AM      9 AM      NOON      3 PM
SKY (%).........35        44        30        39
WEATHER COV.....PATCHY
WEATHER TYPE....FOG       NONE      NONE      NONE
TEMP............53        58        67        71
RH..............92        85        68        57
20 FT WIND......S 3G5     SW 3G5    W 5       W 5
EYE LEVEL WIND..S 2G5     SW 3G5    W 4G5     W 4G5
MIX HGT (FT)....1500      2300      3100      4100
MIX HGT (M).....460       700       940       1250
TRANSPORT WIND..SW 16     SW 15     W 14      NW 15
TRAN WIND (M/S).SW 16     SW 15     W 14      NW 15
HAINES INDEX....2         2         2         2

$$
FORECASTER...JONES
REQUESTED BY...ANGELINA NF
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150128.ANGEL.02/LCH






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