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Spot Forecast for DOW Taft...St. Charles EOC
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
607 PM CDT Mon Jul 17 2017

If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

We can be reached at (985) 649-0357 if you have questions or concerns
with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...
Deep moisture will slowly push south of the area by mid week.
Rain chances will slightly decrease by Wednesday. Surface high
pressure will remain centered over the north central Gulf
through the week.

.REST OF TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). Showers and
                    thunderstorms likely early in the evening, then
                    slight chance of showers and thunderstorms late
                    in the evening. Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms after midnight. Patchy fog after
                    midnight.
Chance of pcpn......60 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 75.
Max humidity........97 percent.
Heat index..........88.
Surface winds.......South winds around 5 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light.
Mixing height.......600-1600 ft AGL.
Mixing height (m)...183-488 meters AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 7 mph.
Transport winds m/s.Southwest 2 to 3 meters/second.
LVORI...............6.
Rainfall amount.....0.08 inches.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds around 5 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light. Gusty and erratic winds
                    expected near thunderstorms.

TIME (CDT)      7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........88  85  80  77  76  75  74  72  68  66  69
Weather cov.....LKY LKY SCH SCH SCH SCH CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
Weather type....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........LKY LKY SCH SCH SCH SCH CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
Chc of pcpn (%).60  60  20  20  20  20  40  40  40  50  50
Temp............82  81  79  78  77  76  76  76  76  76  75
RH..............77  79  85  88  90  94  94  94  94  94  97
Heat index (F)..88  86  79  78  77  76  76  76  76  76  75
20 FT wind dir..S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   SSW SSW
20 FT wind spd..3   3   3   3   2   2   2   2   2   2   2
20 FT wind gust.5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
Surface wnd dir.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   SSW SSW
Surface wnd spd.4   4   4   4   3   3   2   2   2   2   2
Surface wnd gst.5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
Mix hgt (kft)...1.6 1.6 1.6 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.6
Mix hgt (km)....0.5 0.5 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
Transp wind dir.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   SSW SSW
Transp wind spd.7   7   7   7   7   7   6   6   6   5   5
Trans wind dir..S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   SSW SSW
Trans spd (m/s).3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   2   2
LVORI...........4   4   5   6   6   6   6   6   6   6   8

.TUESDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). Patchy fog early
                    in the morning. Chance of showers in the
                    morning. Chance of thunderstorms through the
                    day. Showers likely in the afternoon.
Chance of pcpn......60 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 87.
Min humidity........68 percent.
Heat index..........98.
Surface winds.......Light winds becoming south around 5 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......600-700 ft AGL increasing to 3100-4400 ft AGL
                    in the late morning and afternoon.
Mixing height (m)...183-213 meters AGL increasing to 945-1341
                    meters AGL in the late morning and afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southwest 3 to 5 mph.
Transport winds m/s.Southwest 1 to 2 meters/second.
LVORI...............6.
Rainfall amount.....0.19 inches.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming south around 5 mph in the
                    afternoon. Gusty and erratic winds expected
                    near thunderstorms.

TIME (CDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
Sky (%).........74     74     66     75     79     80
Weather cov.....CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE LIKELY LIKELY
Weather type....RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
Tstm cov........CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
Chc of pcpn (%).50     40     50     50     60     60
Temp............75     79     86     87     87     87
RH..............96     85     70     70     69     68
Heat index (F)..75     79     95     97     97     96
20 FT wind dir..SSW    SSW    S      SSE    SSE    S
20 FT wind spd..1      1      2      2      3      4
20 FT wind gust.              5      5      5      10
Surface wind....SSW 1  SSW 1  S 2    SSE 3  SSE 4  S 5
Surface wnd gst.              5      5      5      10
Mix hgt (ft)....600    700    3100   3100   4400   4300
Mix hgt (m).....180    210    940    940    1340   1310
Transp wind dir.SSW    SW     SW     SW     SW     SW
Transp wind spd.5      3      5      5      5      5
Trans wind dir..SSW    SW     SW     SW     SW     SW
Trans spd (m/s).2      1      2      2      2      2
LVORI...........8      4      3      3      3      3

.REMARKS...Despite the relatively light rainfall amounts
depicted for the location, be mindful that rain rates close
to 2 inches per hour could occur during the daytime Tuesday
late morning into early afternoon.

$$
Forecaster...RICKS
Requested by...Coordinator
Type of request...HAZMAT
.TAG 1712904.0/LIX
.EMAIL rperry@stcharlesgov.net



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