Spot Forecast Request
Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA
BMBB91 KLIX 281123
A SPOT FORECAST REQUEST HAS JUST BEEN RECEIVED FOR A PRESCRIBED FIRE
NAMED "CPT G-06N"
PROJECT NAME: CPT G-06N
PROJECT TYPE: PRESCRIBED
REQUESTING AGENCY: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
REQUESTING OFFICIAL: Scott Saucier
REQUEST REASON: IAMS
FAX: (228) 497-9612
EMERGENCY PHONE: (228) 219-3937
FUEL TYPE: Grass, Shrub, Timber
BOTTOM ELEVATION: 10
TOP ELEVATION: 70
SIZE (ACRES): 300
WEATHER CONDITIONS AT PROJECT OR FROM NEARBY STATIONS
SHCM6 ELEV=25 TIME=0551 WIND=CALM T=68 TW=67 RH=95 TD= N/A
TS629 ELEV=125 TIME=0546 WIND=CALM T=65 TW=65 RH=100 TD= N/A
KPQL ELEV=16 TIME=0606 WIND=CALM T=64 TW=64 RH=100 TD= FOG
GRBM6 ELEV=7 TIME=0525 WIND=CALM T=67 TW=66 RH=94 TD= N/A
Please report Forecast Elements in one hour increments.
Main concern today and tonight is the possibility of smoke and/or fog
impacting visibility on heavily traveled Gautier-Vancleave Road,
which is adjacent to the east side of the burn location.
1. Please include a Fog Potential Statement for tonight and tomorrow
morning, including Type of Fog and Areal Coverage.
2. Will the pressure gradient be strong enough tonight and early
tomorrow morning to maintain a directional wind flow, or should we
expect wind to go light and variable or calm NOTE: it appears wind
did go light and variable or calm last night.
3. What are the chances of a seabreeze occurring today at our
location If so, what impact will it have on wind speed and direction
4. PointAndClick Forecast has a northerly wind early tomorrow
morning. Is that due to a drainage wind, landbreeze, or some other
SHCM6: 1 mile SE
TS629: 11 miles NNW sheltered
KPQL: 9 miles E
GRBM6: 13 miles ESE
...WEATHER PARAMETERS REQUESTED...
SKY / WEATHER: 1,1,1
RELATIVE HUMIDITY: 1,1,1
CHANCE OF PRECIPITATION: 1,1,1
MIXING HEIGHT: 1,1,1
TRANSPORT WINDS: 1,1,1
20 FOOT WIND: 1,1,1
RAINFALL AMOUNT: 1,1,1
HEAT INDEX: 1,1,1