Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Spot Forecast for River Otter...USFwS
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
803 AM CDT Wed Aug 23 2017

Forecast is based on request time of 0900 CDT on August 23.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

Please contact our office at (337) 477-5285, if you have questions
or concerns with this forecast.

.DISCUSSION...
Scattered showers and thunderstorms along the coast this morning
looks to move inland during the late morning hours following the
sea breeze. These look to be possible into the early evening hours.
More storms on tap for tomorrow.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (50-60 percent). Chance of showers
                    and thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....Around 92.
Min humidity........58 percent.
Eye level winds.....Light winds.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds. Gusty and erratic winds expected
                    near thunderstorms.

TIME (CDT)      9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........47  50  53  57  60  61  62  64  65
Weather cov.....CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
Weather type....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
Temp............84  87  89  90  91  91  91  91  90
RH..............74  68  63  60  58  58  58  60  62
20 FT wind dir..NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   E   E   SE
20 FT wind spd..3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3
20 FT wind gust.5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
Eye lvl wnd dir.NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   E   E   SE
Eye lvl wnd spd.2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2   2
Eye lvl wnd gst.5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70 percent). Chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms.
Min temperature.....Around 78.
Max humidity........94 percent.
Eye level winds.....Light winds.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds. Gusty and erratic winds expected
                    near thunderstorms.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........66  67  66  65  64  62  61  60  60  60  61  61
Weather cov.....CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
Weather type....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
Temp............88  87  85  83  82  81  80  79  79  80  79  79
RH..............64  68  72  77  81  85  88  89  89  89  89  92
20 FT wind dir..SE  S   S   S   S   S   S   S   SE  SE  E   E
20 FT wind spd..3   3   2   2   1   1   1   1   1   2   2   3
20 FT wind gust.5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
Eye lvl wnd dir.SE  S   S   S   S   S   S   S   SE  SE  E   E
Eye lvl wnd spd.2   2   2   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   2   2
Eye lvl wnd gst.5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5

.THURSDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent). Chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....Around 91.
Min humidity........60 percent.
Eye level winds.....East winds 5 to 7 mph.
Wind (20 ft)........East winds 5 to 7 mph. Gusty and erratic winds
                    expected near thunderstorms.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........61  61  65  68  72  76  79  83  82  81  80  79
Weather cov.....CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
Weather type....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
Temp............78  78  80  83  86  88  90  91  91  91  91  90
RH..............94  93  87  79  71  66  62  60  60  60  61  63
20 FT wind dir..NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   E   E   E   E
20 FT wind spd..5   5   6   6   6   7   7   7   7   7   6   6
20 FT wind gust.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
Eye lvl wnd dir.NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   E   E   E   E
Eye lvl wnd spd.2   3   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4
Eye lvl wnd gst.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10

$$
Forecaster...KUYPER
Requested by...Jon King
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1714670.2/LCH
.EMAIL jon_king@fws.gov



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