Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Spot Forecast for Calcasieu 101...USFS
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
719 AM CDT Sun Apr 23 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0800 CDT on April 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at (337) 477-5285, if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...High pressure will move across the region through
Monday. Winds will be north to northwest through the day at around
10 mph then decrease after sunset.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (35-45 percent).
Max temperature.....Around 70.
Min humidity........45 percent.
Eye level winds.....North winds 8 to 10 mph.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 8 to 10 mph.
Mixing height.......900-2600 ft AGL increasing to 3400-5300 ft AGL
                    in the late morning and afternoon.
Transport winds.....North 13 to 18 mph.

TIME (CDT)      8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........58  56  54  52  50  48  42  36  30  22
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............53  56  59  61  63  65  67  68  69  70
RH..............80  74  67  62  58  54  50  49  47  45
20 FT wind dir..N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N
20 FT wind spd..8   9   9   9   10  10  10  10  10  9
20 FT wind gust.15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15
Eye lvl wnd dir.N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N
Eye lvl wnd spd.5   5   5   5   6   6   6   6   6   5
Eye lvl wnd gst.15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15
Mix hgt (kft)...1.7 2.6 3.4 3.5 3.7 3.8 4.3 4.8 5.3 3.7
Transp wind dir.N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N
Transp wind spd.15  17  18  18  17  16  16  16  16  14

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (5-15 percent).
Min temperature.....Around 49.
Max humidity........93 percent.
Eye level winds.....North winds 6 to 8 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 6 to 8 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light.
Mixing height.......300-2200 ft AGL decreasing to 100 ft AGL in the
                    late evening and overnight.
Transport winds.....North 3 to 12 mph.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........14  6   5   3   2   2   1   1   1   1   1   1
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............70  68  66  62  59  56  55  54  53  52  51  49
RH..............45  49  54  62  72  77  80  80  83  83  86  93
20 FT wind dir..N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   NW  NW  NW
20 FT wind spd..8   8   6   3   3   2   2   2   2   3   3   3
20 FT wind gust.15  15  10  5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
Eye lvl wnd dir.N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   NW  NW  NW
Eye lvl wnd spd.5   4   4   2   2   1   1   1   1   2   2   2
Eye lvl wnd gst.15  15  10  5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
Mix hgt (kft)...2.2 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Transp wind dir.N   N   N   N   N   N   N   NE  N   N   N   N
Transp wind spd.12  9   8   7   6   6   5   5   5   3   3   3

.MONDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-5 percent).
Max temperature.....Around 80.
Min humidity........28 percent.
Eye level winds.....Light winds becoming northwest 5 to 6 mph early
                    in the morning, then becoming light late in the
                    afternoon.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming northwest 5 to 6 mph early
                    in the morning, then becoming light late in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......100-1200 ft AGL increasing to 3700-5400 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 2 to 7 mph.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........1   1   1   1   1   1   0   0   0   1   1   2
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............49  51  55  61  67  71  73  75  77  79  80  80
RH..............93  86  74  62  50  42  40  36  32  30  28  29
20 FT wind dir..NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  W
20 FT wind spd..3   3   5   6   6   6   5   5   5   3   3   3
20 FT wind gust.5   5   10  10  10  10  10  10  10  5   5   5
Eye lvl wnd dir.NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  NW  W
Eye lvl wnd spd.2   2   3   4   4   4   3   3   3   2   2   2
Eye lvl wnd gst.5   5   10  10  10  10  10  10  10  5   5   5
Mix hgt (kft)...0.1 0.1 1.2 2.3 3.4 3.9 4.4 4.9 5.1 5.3 5.4 3.7
Transp wind dir.NW  NW  NW  N   N   N   N   N   NW  NW  NW  W
Transp wind spd.3   5   6   7   7   7   6   5   5   3   3   2

$$
Forecaster...TINGLER
Requested by...Eric Stuart
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1707552.0/LCH
.EMAIL ericstuart@fs.fed.us



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