Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR KISATCHIE CAL COMP 372...US FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
834 AM CDT THU MAY 5 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON MAY 05.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE OVER THE SPOT FIRE AREA TODAY. NORTH
WINDS AND A RELATIVELY DRY AIR MASS WILL BE THE RESULT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-5 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........1   0   0   0   0   1   1   1
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP (F)........69  73  75  76  77  78  78  77
RH (%)..........53  44  40  37  36  35  35  37
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..6   7   8   8   8   8   8   8
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  15  15  15  15  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT)...4.8 5.0 5.2 5.5 5.7 5.9 6.1 5.7
MIX HGT (KM)....1.5 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.7 1.8 1.9 1.7
TRANSP WIND DIR.N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N
TRANSP WIND SPD.13  13  14  14  14  14  13  13
TRANS SPD (M/S).6   6   6   6   6   6   6   6

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR (0-5 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
MAX HUMIDITY........83 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........2   2   2   2   2   2   1   1   1   1   1   0
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP (F)........76  73  70  67  64  62  60  59  58  58  56  55
RH (%)..........40  44  51  56  63  67  72  72  75  75  77  80
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   NW  N
20 FT WIND SPD..8   7   5   3   3   2   2   2   2   2   2   2
20 FT WIND GUST.15  10  10  5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)...5.4 5.0 3.4 1.8 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.2
MIX HGT (KM)....1.6 1.5 1.0 0.5 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
TRANSP WIND DIR.N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   NE
TRANSP WIND SPD.12  12  10  10  10  9   9   9   9   8   8   8
TRANS SPD (M/S).5   5   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4

.FRIDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (0-5 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 79.
MIN HUMIDITY........35 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE
                    LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........0   0   0   0   0   1   1   1   1   1   1   2
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP (F)........54  55  59  64  69  73  75  76  77  78  79  79
RH (%)..........83  80  69  60  51  44  40  39  37  36  35  36
20 FT WIND DIR..NE  NE  NE  E   E   NE  N   N   N   N   N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..3   3   3   3   5   5   5   5   5   6   6   5
20 FT WIND GUST.5   5   5   5       10  10  10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.2 0.2 1.2 2.2 3.3 4.0 4.7 5.3 5.4 5.4 5.4 5.1
MIX HGT (KM)....0.1 0.1 0.4 0.7 1.0 1.2 1.4 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.6
TRANSP WIND DIR.NE  NE  NE  N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N   N
TRANSP WIND SPD.7   7   8   8   8   8   9   9   8   7   7   6
TRANS SPD (M/S).3   3   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   3   3   3

$$

FORECASTER...RUA
REQUESTED BY...RUSS MARCHION
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160505.KISAT.01/LCH



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