Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR BUSHY CREEK FIRE...TEXAS A&M FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
952 PM CDT SAT AUG 1 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 2126 CDT ON AUGUST 01.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL KEEP WINDS LIGHT THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. BUT IF
YOU WANTED A WIND DIRECTION THEN NORTHEAST. ALSO SINCE A FRONT CAME
THROUGH THE OTHER DAY ALL THE MOISTURE IS STILL PILED UP TO YOUR SOUTHWEST
ALONG THE CENTRAL TEXAS COAST. DEW POINTS ARE GENERALLY HOLDING IN THE
MID 60S BUT WILL RISE INTO THE OVERNIGHT HOURS. NO STORM ACTIVITY
EXPECTED THROUGH MONDAY.

THE HEAT INDEX WILL BE A BIT HIGHER TOMORROW AS THE FRONT BEGINS TO DRIFT
BACK TO THE NORTH AND WITH AFTERNOON TEMPERATURES IN THE UPPER 90S AND DEW
POINTS RISING A FEW DEGREES HIGHER... THE HEAT INDEX WILL BE AROUND 102.

.REST OF TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 68.
MAX HUMIDITY........78 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200-400 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTHEAST 7 TO 12 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS.

TIME (CDT)      10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........14  14  14  14  15  16  18  19
WEATHER COV.....CLR     CLR     CLR     CLR
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP (F)........77  76  75  74  73  72  72  71
RH (%)..........64  66  66  69  71  73  73  76
20 FT WIND DIR..NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
20 FT WIND SPD..3   3   3   3   3   2   2   1
20 FT WIND GUST.5   5   5   5   5   5   5

EYE LVL WND DIR.NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
EYE LVL WND SPD.2   2   2   2   2   1   1   1
EYE LVL WND GST.5   5   5   5   5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2
MIX HGT (KM)....0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
TRANSP WIND DIR.NE  NE  E   E   NE  NE  NE  NE
TRANSP WIND SPD.9   10  10  12  10  9   7   7
TRANS SPD (M/S).4   4   4   5   4   4   3   3

.SUNDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 97.
MIN HUMIDITY........33 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS.
HAINES INDEX........MISSING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......200 FT AGL INCREASING TO 8000-8100 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 6 TO 8 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT WINDS.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........10  11  15  22  23  23  24  24  26  28  26  27
WEATHER COV.....CLR     CLR     MSTLY CLR   MSTLY CLR   MSTLY CLR
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP (F)........71  70  75  81  86  90  92  94  95  95  95  94
RH (%)..........76  78  66  53  45  39  36  34  33  33  33  35
20 FT WIND DIR..NE  NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E
20 FT WIND SPD..1   1   2   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3
20 FT WIND GUST.        5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
EYE LVL WND DIR.NE  NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E
EYE LVL WND SPD.1   1   1   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2
EYE LVL WND GST.        5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.2 0.2 2.2 4.1 6.1 6.5 7.0 7.4 7.7 7.9 8.1 8.0
MIX HGT (KM)....0.1 0.1 0.7 1.2 1.9 2.0 2.1 2.3 2.3 2.4 2.5 2.4
TRANSP WIND DIR.NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E
TRANSP WIND SPD.6   6   7   8   8   8   8   8   8   7   7   6
TRANS SPD (M/S).3   3   3   4   4   4   4   4   4   3   3   3
HAINES INDEX....M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M   M

$$

FORECASTER...KUYPER
REQUESTED BY...TFS LIVINGSTON DISPATCH
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20150801.BUSHY.01/LCH



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