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SPOT FORECAST FOR DESOTO BLOCK 1556...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
717 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

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

.DISCUSSION...
COOL AND DRY HIGH PRESSURE WILL BE REINFORCED ACROSS THE AREA TODAY.
TEMPERATURES IN THE MID TO UPPER 70S WITH ABNORMALLY LOW DEWPOINTS
FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR WILL ALLOW AFTERNOON RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES
TO DROP INTO THE 30 TO 35 PERCENT RANGE FOR MUCH OF THE AFTERNOON
AND EARLY EVENING. THESE LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES WILL ALSO
COINCIDE WITH THE PASSAGE OF A REINFORCING COLD FRONT...WHICH WILL
BE ACCOMPANIED BY OCCASIONAL WIND GUSTS THAT COULD EXCEED 15 MPH.
WITH DRY AIR BEING REINFORCED ACROSS THE AREA...NO FOG IS EXPECTED
TONIGHT OR FRIDAY MORNING.

.TODAY...
TIME (CDT)      10 AM   NOON    2 PM    4 PM
SKY (%).........1       0       0       0
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE    NONE    NONE    NONE
TEMP............70      74      77      79
RH..............46      41      32      30
DEWPOINT........48      39      45      45
HEAT INDEX (F)..64      71      76      78
20 FT WIND......N 5G10  NNW 6G15NNW 6G15NNW 5G10
MIX HGT (FT)....4600    6300    6900    6700
MIX HGT (M).....1400    1920    2100    2040
TRANSPORT WIND..NNW 14  NNW 17  NNW 17  NNW 17
TRAN WIND (M/S).NNW 6   NNW 8   NNW 8   NNW 8
DISPERSION......10      10      10      10
LVORI...........2       2       2       2
CHC OF PCPN (%).0       0       0       0
HRLY RAIN (IN)..0.0     0.0     0.0     0.0

.TONIGHT...
TIME (CDT)      6 PM    8 PM    10 PM   MIDNGT  2 AM    4 AM
SKY (%).........1       1       0       0       0       0
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE    NONE    NONE    NONE    NONE    NONE
TEMP............78      71      63      59      55      53
RH..............32      41      54      60      69      77
DEWPOINT........46      46      46      45      45      46
HEAT INDEX (F)..78      71      63      59      55      53
20 FT WIND......NNW 5G10NNW 5G10N 5G10  N 5G10  N 5G10  N 4G10
MIX HGT (FT)....6300    5200    3500    1300    100     300
MIX HGT (M).....1920    1580    1070    400     30      90
TRANSPORT WIND..NNW 18  NNW 18  NNW 18  NNW 13  NNW 7   N 5
TRAN WIND (M/S).NNW 8   NNW 8   NNW 8   NNW 6   NNW 3   N 2
DISPERSION......10      30      30      30      30      30
LVORI...........2       2       2       2       3       3
CHC OF PCPN (%).0       0       0       0       0       0
HRLY RAIN (IN)..0.0     0.0     0.0     0.0     0.0     0.0

.FRIDAY...
TIME (CDT)      6 AM    8 AM    10 AM   NOON    2 PM    4 PM
SKY (%).........0       0       0       0       0       2
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE    NONE    NONE    NONE    NONE    NONE
TEMP............51      54      63      71      76      78
RH..............83      74      52      39      33      33
DEWPOINT........46      46      45      45      45      47
HEAT INDEX (F)..51      54      63      71      76      78
20 FT WIND......N 3G5   N 3G5   N 4G10  N 5G10  N 5G10  N 4G10
MIX HGT (FT)....BLW100  1100    3300    4600    5600    6100
MIX HGT (M).....BLW10M  340     1010    1400    1710    1860
TRANSPORT WIND..NNW 3   N 7     NNE 13  N 13    N 13    N 12
TRAN WIND (M/S).NNW 1   N 3     NNE 6   N 6     N 6     N 5
DISPERSION......30      5       5       5       5       5
LVORI...........4       3       2       2       2       2
CHC OF PCPN (%).0       0       0       0       0       0
HRLY RAIN (IN)..0.0     0.0     0.0     0.0     0.0     0.0

$$
FORECASTER...NWS NEW ORLEANS
REQUESTED BY...BOBBY ISER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160505.DESOT.01/LIX



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