Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Spot Forecast for Fish Ponds...USFWS
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
1205 PM CDT Thu May 17 2018

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1200 CDT on May 17.
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...Hot and dry conditions are expected today and Friday
across the region, although an isolated thunderstorm is not
completely out of the question today, but the chance is a meager
10% at best.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
Max temperature.....Around 92.
Min humidity........43 percent.
Eye level winds.....West winds around 8 mph.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds around 8 mph.
Mixing height.......5100-6700 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 13 to 14 mph.

TIME (CDT)      12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........5   4   6   5   5   5
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............88  90  91  92  92  91
RH..............50  45  44  43  44  45
20 FT wind dir..W   W   W   W   W   W
20 FT wind spd..8   8   8   8   8   8
20 FT wind gust.10  10  11  11  11  11
Eye lvl wnd dir.W   W   W   W   W   W
Eye lvl wnd spd.6   6   6   6   6   6
Eye lvl wnd gst.8   8   8   8   8   8
Mix hgt (kft)...5.1 6.6 6.6 6.7 6.7 6.5
Transp wind dir.W   W   W   W   W   W
Transp wind spd.13  13  13  14  14  14

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (5-15 percent).
Min temperature.....Around 75.
Max humidity........94 percent.
Eye level winds.....Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph in the evening
                    becoming light.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 5 to 8 mph in the evening
                    becoming light.
Mixing height.......6000-6300 ft AGL decreasing to 700-900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West 7 to 13 mph.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........6   7   6   5   4   4   6   6   9   12  15  17
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............90  87  85  82  80  79  79  78  78  77  77  76
RH..............49  55  61  72  79  82  82  85  85  87  87  90
20 FT wind dir..W   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  W   W   W   W   W
20 FT wind spd..8   8   7   6   6   5   5   3   3   3   3   3
20 FT wind gust.11  10                      4   4
Eye lvl wnd dir.W   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  W   W   W   W   W
Eye lvl wnd spd.6   5   4   4   4   4   4   3   3   2   2   2
Eye lvl wnd gst.8   7   5
Mix hgt (kft)...6.3 6.0 4.3 2.5 0.7 0.8 0.8 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.7
Transp wind dir.W   W   W   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  W   W   W
Transp wind spd.13  12  10  9   8   8   9   9   9   9   8   7

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (20-30 percent).
Max temperature.....Around 89.
Min humidity........52 percent.
Eye level winds.....Light winds becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in
                    the late morning and afternoon.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming southwest 5 to 9 mph in
                    the late morning and afternoon.
Mixing height.......700-1800 ft AGL increasing to 3800-5300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 5 to 12 mph.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........19  22  23  24  25  25  26  27  26  25  23  22
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............75  76  78  82  85  87  88  89  89  89  88  87
RH..............94  87  82  72  65  59  55  52  52  52  54  55
20 FT wind dir..W   W   W   W   W   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
20 FT wind spd..3   3   3   5   7   7   8   8   8   9   9   9
20 FT wind gust.        4                   10  10  10  11  11
Eye lvl wnd dir.W   W   W   W   W   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
Eye lvl wnd spd.2   2   3   4   4   4   5   5   6   7   7   7
Eye lvl wnd gst.                5   5       7   7   8   8   8
Mix hgt (kft)...0.7 0.7 1.1 1.4 1.8 2.9 4.1 5.3 5.1 4.9 4.7 3.8
Transp wind dir.W   W   W   W   W   W   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
Transp wind spd.6   5   5   6   6   6   6   6   7   9   10  12

$$
Forecaster...TINGLER
Requested by...Jon King
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1810229.0/LCH
.DELDT 05/17/18
.EMAIL jon_king@fws.gov



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