Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FXUS64 KLCH 300957
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
457 AM CDT TUE JUN 30 2015

.SYNOPSIS...HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING INTO THE GULF FROM THE EAST
WILL PROVIDE A LIGHT SOUTHWESTERLY FLOW. THERE WILL BE SUFFICIENT
MOISTURE FOR TYPICAL AIRMASS TYPE SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER
MID-MORNING.

&&

.SHORT TERM...HEAT INDEX VALUES SEASONABLY HIGH BUT UNDER ADVISORY
THRESHOLDS TODAY. WENT SLIGHTLY HIGHER ON TEMPS TODAY FROM THE
GUIDANCE AS TEMPS AT H85 WILL BE ABOUT A DEGREE C HIGHER THAN
YESTERDAY IN RESPONSE TO THE SWLY FLOW WITH A LACK OF CLOUD COVER
DURING THE AFTERNOON. WENT ABOVE THE GFS YET BLO THE EURO ON
PRECIP CHANCES...CLOSER TO THE NAM SOLUTION. PRECIP WATER VALUES
ARE ABOUT NORMAL FOR THIS TIME OF YEAR...UNDER 1.8 INCHES.

&&

.LONG TERM...HIGH PRESSURE BEGINS TO BUILD INTO THE AREA,
IN THE LOWER TO MID LEVELS ON THURSDAY AND CONTINUES TO STRENGTHEN
INTO MONDAY. WENT A BIT LOWER ON POPS IN RESPONSE...MINIMAL TO
SEASONAL.

SWEENEY

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
AEX  94  74  92  75 /  30  10  30  10
LCH  92  78  89  77 /  30  10  30  10
LFT  92  74  91  77 /  20  10  30  10
BPT  91  78  90  77 /  40  20  30  10

&&

.LCH WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
LA...NONE.
TX...NONE.
GM...NONE.
&&

$$

PUBLIC...11



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