Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FXUS64 KLCH 020852
AFDLCH

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
352 AM CDT TUE SEP 2 2014

.DISCUSSION...
AIRMASS PER LAST EVENING SOUNDING AND GPS-MET DATA REMAINS RATHER
TROPICAL. SHOWERS AND EVEN A THUNDERSTORM OR TWO ALREADY IN
PROGRESS THIS MORNING ALONG THE COASTAL PLAINS WITH THUNDER AT
KLCH AIRPORT IN THE PAST 30 MINUTES.

GUIDANCE SUGGEST ACTIVITY MAY BE SLIGHTLY MORE NUMEROUS THAN
YESTERDAY...ESPECIALLY ACROSS EAST CENTRAL TEXAS AND CENTRAL
LOUISIANA AS NARROW AXIS OF 2-2.5 INCH PW`S LIFTS SLIGHTLY NORTH
THROUGH THE DAY AND BECOMES ORIENTED EAST WEST ACROSS THE ABOVE
MENTIONED AREAS. THUS WENT 40-60 POPS ACROSS THE AREA WITH LOWEST
POPS NEAR THE COAST AND 60 ACROSS CENTRAL LA.

SOME RIDGING DEVELOPS FOR THE REMAINDER OF THE WEEK WITH MOISTURE
DECREASING A TAD. STILL ENOUGH MOISTURE FOR TYPICAL SCATTERED
AFTERNOON AND EVENING THUNDER SHOWERS.

SO OVERALL NO SIGNIFICANT CHANGES MADE TO THE FORECAST BEYOND THIS
EVENING. TEMPERATURES WILL CONTINUE TO BE SEASONAL THROUGH THE
PERIOD.

&&

.MARINE...
A FINAL SURGE OF TROPICAL MOISTURE WILL MOVE ACROSS THE REGION
TODAY AND SOUTHERLY WINDS WILL ALSO REMAIN SOMEWHAT ELEVATED AS TS
DOLLY MOVES INTO MEXICO.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
KLCH  90  76  91  77  91 /  40  20  30  20  30
KBPT  90  77  91  77  91 /  40  30  20  20  30
KAEX  91  74  92  74  92 /  50  20  20  10  30
KLFT  91  76  91  77  91 /  40  20  30  20  40

&&

.LCH WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
LA...NONE.
TX...NONE.
GM...NONE.
&&

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