Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CALCASIEU RD COMPARTMENT 247 248...US FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
548 AM CDT SAT MAR 28 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 CDT ON MARCH 28.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A TRANQUIL WEATHER PATTERN AS HIGH PRESSURE DOMINATES AT
THE SURFACE TO THE EAST WITH UPPER LEVEL RIDGING BUILDING INTO THE AREA
NEXT WEEKEND. OTHERWISE THERE WILL BE A CHANCE FOR RAIN EARLY IN THE WEEK
AS SOME GULF MOISTURE MOVES IN. WINDS WILL BE LIGHT FROM THE SOUTH UNDER
MOSTLY SUNNY SKIES.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 77.
MIN HUMIDITY........41 PERCENT.

TIME (CDT)      9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........27  27  27  27  27  27  27  27  27
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP (F)........55  60  65  69  72  74  75  75  74
RH (%)..........64  55  48  45  42  41  41  41  44
MIX HGT (KFT)...1.5 1.8 2.0 2.3 2.5 2.9 3.2 3.5 3.9
MIX HGT (KM)....0.5 0.5 0.6 0.7 0.8 0.9 1.0 1.1 1.2
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
TRANSP WIND SPD.15  16  17  17  18  18  18  17  17
TRANS SPD (M/S).7   7   8   8   8   8   8   8   8
20 FT WIND DIR..S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
 "  "  " (MPH)  5   6   7   7   7   7   7   6   4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 53.
MAX HUMIDITY........96 PERCENT.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........27  36  36  36  36  36  36  36  36  36  36  36
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP (F)........73  70  66  64  62  60  59  59  57  57  56  56
RH (%)..........49  54  60  67  72  75  80  80  83  86  90  93
MIX HGT (KFT)...4.2 4.5 4.2 3.9 3.6 3.3 2.9 2.6 2.5 2.4 2.3 2.2
MIX HGT (KM)....1.3 1.4 1.3 1.2 1.1 1.0 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.7
TRANSP WIND DIR.SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
TRANSP WIND SPD.16  16  16  17  17  18  20  20  20  20  20  20
TRANS SPD (M/S).7   7   7   8   8   8   9   9   9   9   9   9

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (40-50 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 80.
MIN HUMIDITY........48 PERCENT.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........36  54  54  54  54  54  54  54  54  54  54  54
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP (F)........55  54  57  61  66  70  73  76  77  78  79  78
RH (%)..........93  96  90  81  73  63  59  56  54  50  49  48
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.1 1.9 2.3 2.7 3.0 3.4 3.7 4.1 4.0 3.8 3.7 3.6
MIX HGT (KM)....0.6 0.6 0.7 0.8 0.9 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.2 1.2 1.1 1.1
TRANSP WIND DIR.SW  SW  SW  S   S   S   S   S   S   S   SW  SW
TRANSP WIND SPD.20  20  20  21  21  22  22  23  24  25  26  28
TRANS SPD (M/S).9   9   9   9   9   10  10  10  11  11  12  13

$$

FORECASTER...SWEENEY
REQUESTED BY...RUSS MARCHION
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150328.CALCA.02/LCH


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