Suppression Forecast
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SPOT FORECAST FOR CPT G-06N...U.S. FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
528 PM CST WED JAN 28 2015

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE AERAS WILL BECOME REINFORCED BY
ANOTHER SURGE OF CANADIAN HIGH PRESSURE THURSDAY EVENING. A PACIFIC
COLD FRONT WILL APPROACH FROM THE WEST SUNDAY...BRINGING A CHANCE OF
RAIN TO THE AREA...FOLLOWED BY COOLER AIR EARLY NEXT WEEK.

1. PATCHY LIGHT FOG IS POSSIBLE FOR A FEW HOURS AROUND SUNRISE
THURSDAY MORNING. FOG IS NOT EXPECTED THURSDAY NIGHT INTO
FRIDAY MORNING AT THIS TIME.

2. THE WIND SHIFT FROM SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WILL BE GRADUAL DURING THE
LATE AFTERNOON HOURS ON THURSDAY. ALSO NOTE THAT WINDS WILL SHIFT
TO NORTHWEST TO NORTH AROUND MIDNIGHT TOMORROW NIGHT WITH THE PASSAGE
OF A COLD FRONT.

3. THE PREVAILING WIND DIRECTION ON THURSDAY WILL BE FROM THE SOUTH.
A SEA BREEZE COULD ENHANCE WIND SPEED SLIGHTLY...BUT SUSTAINED SPEED
SHOULD REMAIN BELOW 10 MPH.

4. ANY RAIN SHOWERS OVERNIGHT THURSDAY NIGHT...IF THEY OCCUR AT
ALL...ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE ONLY VERY LIGHT RAINFALL AMOUNTS.
SIGNIFICANT WETTING OF FUELS IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

.TONIGHT...
TIME (CST)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........7   7   7   7   7   7   14  14  14  14  14  14
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............56  53  52  51  50  49  49  49  49  49  48  48
RH..............59  69  71  77  80  86  86  86  86  86  89  89
DEWPOINT........42  43  43  44  44  45  45  45  45  45  45  45
20 FT WIND DIR..SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SSE SE  SE  SE  SE
20 FT WIND SPD..3   3   2   2   2   3   3   3   2   2   2   2
20 FT WIND GUST.5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.4 2.4 2.4 2.2 2.2 2.2 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.9
MIX HGT (KM)....0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.6
TRANSP WIND DIR.ESE ESE ESE SE  SE  SE  SSE SSE SSE S   S   S
TRANSP WIND SPD.6   6   6   10  10  10  16  16  16  17  17  17
TRANS SPD (M/S).3   3   3   4   4   4   7   7   7   8   8   8
DISPERSION......4   4   4   6   6   6   7   7   7   8   8   42
LVORI...........3   3   3   4   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   4
CHC OF PCPN (%).0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0

.THURSDAY...
TIME (CST)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........49  49  49  49  49  49  49  49  49  49  49  49
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............48  47  51  56  60  64  67  68  69  69  68  66
RH..............93  100 93  83  75  67  63  61  59  59  61  68
DEWPOINT........46  47  49  51  52  53  54  54  54  54  54  55
20 FT WIND DIR..SE  SSE SSE SSE S   S   S   S   S   S   S   SSW
20 FT WIND SPD..2   3   4   5   5   6   6   6   6   6   5   5
20 FT WIND GUST.5   5   5   10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.1 2.1 2.1 2.6 2.6 2.6 3.1 3.1 3.1 3.5 3.5 3.5
MIX HGT (KM)....0.6 0.6 0.6 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.9 1.1 1.1 1.1
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   SSW SSW SSW SW  SW  SW
TRANSP WIND SPD.17  17  17  16  16  16  16  16  16  18  18  18
TRANS SPD (M/S).8   8   8   7   7   7   7   7   7   8   8   8
DISPERSION......44  44  44  48  48  43  47  47  47  56  65  65
LVORI...........4   4   4   4   3   2   1   1   1   1   1   1
CHC OF PCPN (%).0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0

.THURSDAY NIGHT...
TIME (CST)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........70  70  70  70  70  70  70  70  70  70  70  70
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
TEMP............60  56  53  52  51  50  50  50  49  49  48  48
RH..............84  96  100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 89
DEWPOINT........55  55  53  52  51  50  50  50  49  49  48  45
20 FT WIND DIR..SSW SSW SW  WSW W   WNW NW  NW  NNW N   N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..5   4   3   3   3   3   4   5   6   6   6   7
20 FT WIND GUST.10  5   5   5   5   5   5   10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.7 3.4 3.4 3.4 2.7 2.7 2.7
MIX HGT (KM)....1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.8 0.8 0.8
TRANSP WIND DIR.WSW WSW WSW WNW WNW WNW NNW NNW NNW N   N   N
TRANSP WIND SPD.22  22  22  22  22  22  22  22  22  26  26  26
TRANS SPD (M/S).10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  12  12  12
DISPERSION......13  13  13  12  12  12  12  12  23  29  29  51
LVORI...........4   5   5   5   5   5   6   6   5   4   4   4
CHC OF PCPN (%).10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10

$$
FORECASTER...NWS NEW ORLEANS
REQUESTED BY...SCOTT SAUCIER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150128.CPTG0.03/LIX





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