Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR USFS KISATCHIE CAL COMP 132...US FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
558 AM CST FRI FEB 12 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 0900 CST ON FEBRUARY 12.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...SATELLITE IMAGERY SHOWING SOME LIGHT FOG AND STRATUS
ACROSS THE BURN AREA AT THIS TIME. THIS SHOULD BE MIXING OUT TOWARD
MID-MORNING. A COLD FRONT NOW JUST TO THE NORTH OF YOU IS EXPECTED
TO ADVANCE SLOWLY SOUTH THROUGH THE DAY AND OVER THE BURN AREA THIS
AFTERNOON. LIMITED MOISTURE WILL KEEP ANY SHOWER ACTIVITY FROM
FORMING. WITH THE FRONTAL PASSAGE...WINDS WILL TREND MORE NORTHERLY
WHILE DEWPOINTS DROP.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (25-35 PERCENT). PATCHY FOG EARLY
                    IN THE MORNING.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 73.
MIN HUMIDITY........48 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTH WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH.

TIME (CST)      9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........36  36  36  36  32  27  23  19  14
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP (F)........59  62  65  68  71  73  73  72  69
RH (%)..........80  72  68  63  55  49  48  49  53
20 FT WIND DIR..W   W   W   W   W   NW  NW  N   N
20 FT WIND SPD..6   6   6   6   6   6   5   5   5
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...1.3 1.5 1.6 1.8 2.2 2.5 2.8 2.7 2.6
MIX HGT (KM)....0.4 0.5 0.5 0.5 0.7 0.8 0.9 0.8 0.8
TRANSP WIND DIR.NW  NW  NW  N   N   N   N   N   NE
TRANSP WIND SPD.6   6   7   7   7   6   5   5   3
TRANS SPD (M/S).3   3   3   3   3   3   2   2   1

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (5-15 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 42.
MAX HUMIDITY........80 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH.

TIME (CST)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........10  9   8   7   5   4   3   5   7   9   11  13
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP (F)........65  61  58  55  53  52  51  49  48  46  45  44
RH (%)..........58  65  69  74  77  77  77  80  77  79  79  76
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
20 FT WIND SPD..5   5   5   6   6   6   6   7   7   7   7   7
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.0 1.5 1.1 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.3 1.4
MIX HGT (KM)....0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.6 0.5 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4
TRANSP WIND DIR.NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  E   E   E   E   E   E   NE
TRANSP WIND SPD.3   5   6   7   9   10  12  12  12  10  9   8
TRANS SPD (M/S).1   2   3   3   4   4   5   5   5   4   4   4

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (15-25 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 58.
MIN HUMIDITY........37 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.

TIME (CST)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........15  15  15  15  14  14  14  16  17  19  21  22
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP (F)........43  42  42  43  46  50  54  56  58  58  57  54
RH (%)..........76  76  76  70  60  52  43  40  37  37  38  43
20 FT WIND DIR..NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
20 FT WIND SPD..7   7   7   7   8   8   7   7   7   6   6   5
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10  15  15  10  10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...1.4 1.5 1.7 1.9 2.1 2.3 2.5 2.7 2.9 3.1 2.9 2.7
MIX HGT (KM)....0.4 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.8
TRANSP WIND DIR.NE  E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E
TRANSP WIND SPD.8   8   8   9   9   10  10  10  10  10  9   9
TRANS SPD (M/S).4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.SUNDAY...
PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 30S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WASHINGTONS BIRTHDAY...
MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SHOWERS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN
THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 7 MPH.
.TUESDAY...
MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. LIGHT
WINDS.

$$

FORECASTER...MARCOTTE
REQUESTED BY...RUSS MARCHION
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20160212.USFSK.01/LCH


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