Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Fire Weather Planning Forecast
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
432 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

.DISCUSSION...
A few showers or thunderstorms are possible across the Acadiana
Region early this morning along a cold front, but this activity is
expected to move east of the region by mid-morning. Otherwise, dry
and somewhat cooler weather is expected today. Another front will
move through the area Friday, with dry weather remaining through
the weekend.


TXZ180-259-260-262300-
Tyler-Northern Jasper-Northern Newton-
Including the cities of Town Bluff, Fred, Hillister, Ivanhoe,
Spurger, Warren, Woodville, Holly Springs, Jasper, Kirbyville,
Magnolia Springs, Mt. Union, Roganville, Burkeville, Farrsville,
Jamestown, Newton, Wiergate, Bleakwood, and Call
432 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      74 (-10)     53 (+1)      77
RH % (24h trend)      42 (+1)      93 (-1)      41
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  5        Lgt/Var      NW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1556         21           2312
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5106         68           7586
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  5        N  1         NW  5
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 10        N  2         NW 12
Vent rate (m/s-m)     7780         21           11560
Dispersion            GOOD         POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          3            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           55                        64
Keetch-Byram          < 200        < 200        < 200

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs around 80.
Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
lower 80s. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs around 80.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TXZ201-261-262-262300-
Hardin-Southern Jasper-Southern Newton-
Including the cities of Lumberton, Silsbee, Gist, Buna, Evadale,
and Deweyville
432 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       MClear
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      75 (-9)      53 (-1)      79
RH % (24h trend)      40 (-2)      91 (+1)      40
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   Lgt/Var                   Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var      Lgt/Var
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1552         45           2323
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5093         147          7620
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  4        N  1         N  5
Transport wnd (mph)   NW  9        N  2         N 10
Vent rate (m/s-m)     6208         45           11615
Dispersion            GOOD         POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          3            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           54                        64
Keetch-Byram          < 200        < 200        < 200

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80.
Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs around 80.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TXZ215-216-262300-
Jefferson-Orange-
Including the cities of Beaumont, Sabine Pass,
Sea Rim State Park, Orange, Vidor, and Bridge City
432 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      75 (-7)      54 (-3)      78
RH % (24h trend)      41 (-5)      89 (+3)      40
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   NW  6                     Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  6        Lgt/Var      NW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1553         46           2324
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5094         150          7626
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  5        N  2         NW  5
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 10        N  3         NW 10
Vent rate (m/s-m)     7765         92           11620
Dispersion            GOOD         POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          3            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           51                        64
Keetch-Byram          301-400      301-400      301-400

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Southeast winds up to 15 mph.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper
60s. Highs around 80. South winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

LAZ027-262300-
Vernon-
Including the cities of Fort Polk, Pickering, Leesville,
and Slagle
432 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      72 (-11)     53 (+1)      76
RH % (24h trend)      43 (+5)      92 (-4)      42
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   NW  6                     Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  6        Lgt/Var      NW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1578         40           2330
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5177         131          7645
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  5        NW  1        NW  6
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 12        NW  2        NW 13
Vent rate (m/s-m)     7890         40           13980
Dispersion            GOOD         POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          3            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           53                        64
Keetch-Byram          < 200        < 200        < 200

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs around 80.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Light winds.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Highs in the lower 80s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

LAZ028-029-262300-
Rapides-Avoyelles-
Including the cities of Alexandria, Pineville, Effie, Marksville,
Bunkie, Cottonport, Simmesport, and Mansura
432 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           NONE         NONE         showers
Chance precip (%)     0            0            10
Temp (24h trend)      72 (-10)     53 (0)       76
RH % (24h trend)      47 (+6)      94 (-2)      44
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   NW  6                     Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  6        Lgt/Var      NW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.04
Precip duration                                 1
Precip begin                                    10 AM
Precip end                                      6 PM
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1649         40           2325
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5409         131          7627
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  5        NW  2        NW  6
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 12        NW  3        NW 13
Vent rate (m/s-m)     8245         80           13950
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           52                        63
Keetch-Byram          < 200        < 200        < 200

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
lower 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

LAZ030-031-262300-
Beauregard-Allen-
Including the cities of Bundick Lake, De Ridder, Fields, Oretta,
Oakdale, and Kinder
432 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           Clear        MClear       PCldy
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      73 (-10)     53 (-1)      77
RH % (24h trend)      42 (+2)      92 (-1)      42
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   NW  5                     Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  6        Lgt/Var      NW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1582         47           2334
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5189         154          7657
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  5        NW  1        NW  5
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 10        NW  2        NW 12
Vent rate (m/s-m)     7910         47           11670
Dispersion            GOOD         POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          3            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           54                        64
Keetch-Byram          < 200        < 200        < 200

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. Light winds.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Light winds.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Highs in
the lower 80s. South winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

LAZ032-033-262300-
Evangeline-St. Landry-
Including the cities of Ville Platte, Beaver, St. Landry, Mamou,
Reddell, Lawtell, Opelousas, and Eunice
432 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      73 (-8)      53 (-2)      75
RH % (24h trend)      45 (+1)      93 (0)       45
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   NW  7                     Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  7        Lgt/Var      NW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1576         42           2312
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5172         138          7585
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  5        NW  2        NW  6
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 12        NW  3        NW 13
Vent rate (m/s-m)     7880         84           13872
Dispersion            GOOD         POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          3            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           53                        63
Keetch-Byram          < 200        < 200        < 200

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Light winds.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 60s. Highs in the lower 80s. South
winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

LAZ041-042-262300-
Calcasieu-Jefferson Davis-
Including the cities of Lake Charles, Sulphur, Hathaway,
Jennings, Topsy, Roanoke, Welsh, and Lake Arthur
432 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      74 (-9)      54 (-3)      77
RH % (24h trend)      42 (0)       90 (+1)      41
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   NW  7                     Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  7        Lgt/Var      NW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1584         50           2325
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5196         164          7627
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  5        N  2         NW  5
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 12        N  3         NW 12
Vent rate (m/s-m)     7920         100          11625
Dispersion            GOOD         POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          3            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           52                        63
Keetch-Byram          201-300      201-300      201-300

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
lower 80s. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.
Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

LAZ073-074-262300-
West Cameron-East Cameron-
Including the cities of Hackberry, Johnson Bayou, Grand Lake,
Klondike, Cameron, Creole, Grand Chenier, and Rutherford Beach
432 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       MClear
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      75 (-4)      56 (-3)      76
RH % (24h trend)      41 (-8)      86 (-2)      44
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   NW  8                     Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  7        Lgt/Var      NW  5
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1597         54           2370
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5241         178          7777
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  5        N  2         NW  5
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 12        N  5         NW 10
Vent rate (m/s-m)     7985         108          11850
Dispersion            GOOD         POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          3            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           53                        63
Keetch-Byram          301-400      301-400      301-400

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 70s.
West winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
upper 70s. South winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.
Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 15 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs around
80. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

$$

LAZ043>045-262300-
Acadia-Lafayette-Upper St. Martin-
Including the cities of Crowley, Rayne, Branch, Church Point,
Richard, Lafayette, Breaux Bridge, Cade, and St. Martinville
432 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      74 (-8)      54 (-4)      76
RH % (24h trend)      44 (+1)      91 (+1)      45
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   NW  8                     Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  8        Lgt/Var      NW  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1557         46           2240
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5108         151          7350
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  6        N  2         NW  5
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 13        N  3         NW 12
Vent rate (m/s-m)     9342         92           11200
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           54                        63
Keetch-Byram          < 200        < 200        < 200

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Northeast winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.
Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the lower 80s.
South winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

LAZ052-053-262300-
Vermilion-Iberia-
Including the cities of Abbeville, Intracoastal City, Meaux,
Forked Island, Kaplan, and New Iberia
432 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      74 (-6)      54 (-6)      77
RH % (24h trend)      44 (-7)      91 (+1)      44
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   NW  8                     Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  8        Lgt/Var      NW  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1605         48           2382
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5266         156          7814
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  6        N  2         NW  5
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 13        N  5         NW 12
Vent rate (m/s-m)     9630         96           11910
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           56                        63
Keetch-Byram          201-300      201-300      301-400

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs around 80.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY THROUGH TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 60s.
Highs around 80. Southeast winds up to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs in the
lower 80s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

LAZ054-055-262300-
St. Mary-Lower St. Martin-
Including the cities of Morgan City, Burns Point, Centerville,
Franklin, Patterson, Berwick, Bayou Vista, and Stephensville
432 AM CDT Thu Apr 26 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Fri

Cloud cover           MClear       MClear       PCldy
Precip type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     50           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      74 (-5)      56 (-4)      75
RH % (24h trend)      44 (-8)      90 (-2)      48
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   NW  8                     Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  8        Lgt/Var      NW  6
Precip amount         0.04         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          7 AM
Precip end            10 AM
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1520         56           2096
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)4987         184          6876
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  6        N  2         NW  5
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 14        N  5         NW 10
Vent rate (m/s-m)     9120         112          10480
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   1-8 STRIKES  NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           59                        62
Keetch-Byram          201-300      201-300      201-300

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.SUNDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80.
Southwest winds around 5 mph.
.MONDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs around 80.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 60s.
Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

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