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Spot Forecast for CPT G-07...U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
National Weather Service New Orleans LA
601 PM CDT Wed May 17 2017

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

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with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...Gradient flow from high pressure to the east
and low pressure over the Plains will maintain moderate
moist gulf flow through Saturday. Slow moving frontal zone
settles into the region over the weekend for wet conditions
through Sunday night.

.Remarks...

1. Please include a Fog Potential Statement for tonight and tomorrow morning,
including Type of Fog and Areal Coverage...........

Patchy light fog is possible tonight. Wind speeds are expected to remain above
4 knots overnight and mixing is expected. Moderate to dense fog is not anticipated.
A more easterly component to the winds is expected Thursday with wind speeds remaining
above 3 knots and only patchy light fog expected Friday morning.

2. Is a return flow, drainage flow, or any other northerly wind expected tonight?
If so, during what time frame?............

No north flow expected tonight.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70 percent). Slight chance of
                    showers after midnight.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 70.
Max humidity........100 percent.
Dewpoint............72.
Heat index..........77.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 6 to 9 mph.
Mixing height.......300-1100 ft AGL.
Transport winds m/s.South 4 to 7 meters/second.
Rainfall amount.....0.04 inches.

TIME (CDT)      7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........57  60  65  70  69  68  67  67  68  68  70
Weather cov.....                        SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
Weather type....                        RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20
Temp............75  74  74  73  73  72  72  72  72  72  71
Dewpoint........73  73  73  73  73  72  72  72  72  72  71
RH..............93  97  98  99  100 100 100 100 100 100 100
Heat index (F)..75  74  74  73  73  72  72  72  72  72  71
20 FT wind dir..SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE S   S   S   S   S
20 FT wind spd..6   6   6   6   6   6   6   5   5   5   5
20 FT wind gust.15  15  15  15  15  15  15  10  10  10  10
Mix hgt (kft)...0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Trans wind dir..SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE S   S   S   S   S
Trans spd (m/s).6   6   6   5   5   5   4   4   4   4   4

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent). Slight chance of
                    showers through the day. Slight chance of
                    thunderstorms.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 85.
Min humidity........65 percent.
Dewpoint............71.
Heat index..........91.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds 6 to 10 mph. Gusty and erratic
                    winds expected near thunderstorms.
Mixing height.......300-1700 ft AGL increasing to 3200 ft AGL early
                    in the afternoon, then decreasing to 1200 ft
                    AGL late in the afternoon.
Transport winds m/s.South 4 to 6 meters/second shifting to the
                    southeast 7 to 8 meters/second in the late
                    morning and afternoon.
LVORI...............6.
Rainfall amount.....0.05 inches.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........70  80  80  80  80  80  80  61  61  61  61  61
Weather cov.....SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
Weather type....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........    SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
Chc of pcpn (%).20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20  20
Temp............70  70  71  72  74  76  79  81  84  85  85  83
Dewpoint........70  70  71  72  73  73  72  72  72  72  72  72
RH..............100 100 100 100 98  90  81  74  68  65  65  69
Heat index (F)..70  70  71  72  74  76  79  86  89  91  91  88
20 FT wind dir..SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE
20 FT wind spd..5   5   5   6   7   8   8   8   8   8   8   7
20 FT wind gust.10  10  10  15  15  15  15  15  20  20  15  15
Mix hgt (kft)...0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 1.7 1.7 1.7 3.2 3.2 3.2 1.2 1.2
Trans wind dir..S   SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE
Trans spd (m/s).4   6   6   6   8   8   8   8   8   8   7   7
LVORI...........8   4   4   4   4   4   3   3   3   3   3   3

.THURSDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (50-60 percent). Slight chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms early in the evening.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.
Min temperature.....Around 69.
Max humidity........100 percent.
Dewpoint............71.
Heat index..........84.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds 6 to 9 mph. Gusty and erratic
                    winds expected near thunderstorms early in the
                    evening.
Mixing height.......300-1200 ft AGL.
Transport winds m/s.Southeast 4 to 7 meters/second.
LVORI...............6.
Rainfall amount.....0.01 inches.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........61  51  51  51  51  51  51  51  51  51  51  51
Weather cov.....SCH
Weather type....RW
Tstm cov........SCH
Chc of pcpn (%).20  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
Temp............80  78  75  74  73  73  72  72  71  71  70  69
Dewpoint........72  72  72  73  73  73  72  72  71  71  70  69
RH..............76  83  90  96  99  100 100 100 100 100 100 100
Heat index (F)..84  78  75  74  73  73  72  72  71  71  70  69
20 FT wind dir..SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
20 FT wind spd..7   6   6   6   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
20 FT wind gust.15  15  15  15  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
Mix hgt (kft)...1.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
Trans wind dir..SSE SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
Trans spd (m/s).7   7   7   7   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4
LVORI...........3   4   5   6   7   7   8   8   8   8   8   8

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (40-50 percent).
Chance of pcpn......10 percent.
Max temperature.....Around 86.
Min humidity........61 percent.
Dewpoint............70.
Heat index..........92.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds 7 to 10 mph.
Mixing height.......300-900 ft AGL increasing to 2700-3100 ft AGL
                    in the late morning and early afternoon, then
                    decreasing to 800 ft AGL late in the afternoon.
Transport winds m/s.Southeast 4 to 7 meters/second.
LVORI...............5.
Rainfall amount.....0.00 inches.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........51  40  40  40  40  40  40  40  40  40  40  40
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
Temp............69  70  74  79  83  85  86  86  86  86  84  80
Dewpoint........69  70  71  71  71  71  71  71  71  72  72  72
RH..............100 100 90  77  68  63  61  61  62  63  68  76
Heat index (F)..69  70  74  79  87  90  91  91  92  92  89  84
20 FT wind dir..SE  ESE ESE ESE ESE ESE SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
20 FT wind spd..5   5   5   5   6   6   7   8   8   8   8   8
20 FT wind gust.10  10  10  10  15  15  15  15  20  20  15  15
Mix hgt (kft)...0.3 0.9 0.9 0.9 3.1 3.1 3.1 2.7 2.7 2.7 0.8 0.8
Trans wind dir..SE  ESE ESE ESE SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
Trans spd (m/s).4   6   6   6   7   7   7   7   7   7   5   5
LVORI...........8   4   4   3   3   2   2   2   2   2   3   3

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SATURDAY...
Mostly cloudy. Chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the
upper 60s. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds around 7 mph.
.SUNDAY...
Mostly cloudy with showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds around 7 mph.
.MONDAY...
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in
the lower 80s. Northwest winds around 6 mph.

$$
Forecaster...NWS NEW ORLEANS
Requested by...Scott Saucier
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1709616.1/LIX
.EMAIL SCOTT_SAUCIER@FWS.GOV



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