Area Forecast Discussion
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
741 PM CDT FRI AUG 28 2015

.SOUNDING DISCUSSION...

THE 00Z SOUNDING CONTINUES TO SHOW AN OVERALL STABLE
ATMOSPHERE...AS A STRONG TWO DEGREE CELSIUS MID-LEVEL CAP REMAINS
IN PLACE. THE CAP IS WEAKER THAN SEEN YESTERDAY AT THIS TIME...BUT
WAS STILL STRONG ENOUGH TO PROHIBIT MOST CLOUD DEVELOP ABOVE 800MB
TODAY. THE BIGGEST CHANGE HAS BEEN A MORE EASTERLY LOW LEVEL FLOW
DEVELOPING TODAY. THIS EASTERLY FLOW HAS ALLOWED FOR INCREASED LOW
LEVEL MOISTURE TO ADVECT INTO THE REGION...WHICH INCREASED PW
VALUES FROM AROUND 0.8 INCHES YESTERDAY TO 1.2 INCHES THIS
EVENING. THESE VALUES ARE STILL WELL BELOW CLIMATOLOGICAL NORMS
FOR LATE AUGUST. 32

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
MCB  91  67  91  68 /   0   0  10  10
BTR  90  67  92  68 /   0   0  10  10
ASD  89  70  87  71 /   0   0  10  10
MSY  88  73  88  73 /   0   0  10  10
GPT  88  73  86  74 /   0  10  20  20
PQL  89  73  87  73 /   0  10  20  20

&&

.LIX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
LA...NONE.
GM...NONE.
MS...NONE.
GM...NONE.
&&

$$


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