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
329 AM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

.DISCUSSION...

Showers and thunderstorms will come to an end by early afternoon
as a cold front exits the region. Northwest winds will develop
behind the front today and offshore flow is expected to continue
through the middle of next week.

TXZ180-259-260-222215-
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
329 AM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        Clear        MClear
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      70 (-5)      52 (-8)      75
RH % (24h trend)      58 (-3)      89 (-5)      48
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   NW  7                     NW  5
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  8        NW  5        NW  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1288         83           1619
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)4225         271          5310
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  7        NW  3        NW  7
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 16        NW  7        NW 16
Vent rate (m/s-m)     9016         249          11333
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           61                        61
Keetch-Byram          < 200        < 200        < 200

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds up to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.
Highs in the upper 70s. East winds up to 5 mph.

$$

TXZ201-261-262-222215-
Hardin-Southern Jasper-Southern Newton-
Including the cities of Lumberton, Silsbee, Gist, Buna, Evadale,
and Deweyville
329 AM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        Clear        MClear
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      72 (-3)      53 (-8)      77
RH % (24h trend)      55 (-9)      88 (-6)      46
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   NW  7                     NW  5
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  8        NW  5        NW  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1177         63           1573
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)3861         208          5160
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  7        W  2         NW  7
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 16        W  3         NW 15
Vent rate (m/s-m)     8239         126          11011
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           62                        62
Keetch-Byram          < 200        < 200        < 200

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the lower
80s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around
80. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. North winds up to
5 mph.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.
Highs in the upper 70s. East winds up to 5 mph.

$$

TXZ215-216-222215-
Jefferson-Orange-
Including the cities of Beaumont, Sabine Pass,
Sea Rim State Park, Orange, Vidor, and Bridge City
329 AM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        Clear        MClear
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      73 (0)       53 (-11)     76
RH % (24h trend)      56 (-11)     88 (-7)      47
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   NW  9                     NW  7
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW 11        NW  6        NW  9
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1155         38           1506
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)3788         125          4940
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  8        W  2         NW  7
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18        W  5         NW 15
Vent rate (m/s-m)     9240         76           10542
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           63                        61
Keetch-Byram          201-300      201-300      301-400

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs around 80.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper
70s. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. Northwest winds up to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Highs in the upper 70s. East winds up to 10 mph.

$$

LAZ027-222215-
Vernon-
Including the cities of Fort Polk, Pickering, Leesville,
and Slagle
329 AM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip type           showers      NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     20           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      71 (-6)      52 (-8)      73
RH % (24h trend)      58 (+3)      92 (-4)      50
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   W  5                      W  5
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  8        NW  6        NW  8
Precip amount         0.07         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       0
Precip begin          7 AM
Precip end            9 AM
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1363         126          1648
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)4471         413          5407
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  8        NW  4        NW  7
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18        NW  9        NW 16
Vent rate (m/s-m)     10904        504          11536
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           64                        59
Keetch-Byram          < 200        < 200        < 200

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds up to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.
Highs in the upper 70s. East winds up to 5 mph.

$$

LAZ028-029-222215-
Rapides-Avoyelles-
Including the cities of Alexandria, Pineville, Effie, Marksville,
Bunkie, Cottonport, Simmesport, and Mansura
329 AM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     60           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      74 (-3)      50 (-10)     73
RH % (24h trend)      60 (+7)      95 (-2)      52
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   SW  5                     W  6
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  9        NW  7        NW  8
Precip amount         0.45         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          7 AM
Precip end            12 PM
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1437         41           1645
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)4713         133          5396
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  8        W  4         W  7
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 17        W  8         W 16
Vent rate (m/s-m)     11496        164          11515
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   1-8 STRIKES  NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           65                        58
Keetch-Byram          < 200        < 200        < 200

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds up to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 50s.
Highs in the upper 70s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.

$$

LAZ030-031-222215-
Beauregard-Allen-
Including the cities of Bundick Lake, De Ridder, Fields, Oretta,
Oakdale, and Kinder
329 AM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      73 (-4)      52 (-9)      75
RH % (24h trend)      57 (-1)      91 (-6)      48
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   W  6                      W  5
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW  8        NW  6        NW  8
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1322         53           1573
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)4337         175          5162
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  8        W  3         NW  7
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18        W  7         NW 16
Vent rate (m/s-m)     10576        159          11011
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           64                        60
Keetch-Byram          < 200        < 200        < 200

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds up to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.
Highs in the upper 70s. East winds up to 5 mph.

$$

LAZ032-033-222215-
Evangeline-St. Landry-
Including the cities of Ville Platte, Beaver, St. Landry, Mamou,
Reddell, Lawtell, Opelousas, and Eunice
329 AM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       PCldy
Precip type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     70           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      75 (-2)      51 (-10)     74
RH % (24h trend)      60 (+4)      96 (-1)      51
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   SW  6                     W  7
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW 10        NW  6        W  8
Precip amount         0.55         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          7 AM
Precip end            12 PM
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1578         36           1522
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5176         119          4993
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  8        SW  3        W  7
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18        SW  6        W 15
Vent rate (m/s-m)     12624        108          10654
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   1-8 STRIKES  NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           67                        59
Keetch-Byram          < 200        < 200        < 200

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. North winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the lower 50s. Highs in the mid 70s. North winds up to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 50s.
Highs in the mid 70s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.

$$

LAZ041-042-222215-
Calcasieu-Jefferson Davis-
Including the cities of Lake Charles, Sulphur, Hathaway,
Jennings, Topsy, Roanoke, Welsh, and Lake Arthur
329 AM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        Clear        MClear
Precip type           NONE         NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     0            0            0
Temp (24h trend)      74 (-3)      53 (-10)     76
RH % (24h trend)      57 (-4)      91 (-6)      48
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   W  8                      W  7
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW 11        NW  6        NW  8
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.00
Precip duration
Precip begin
Precip end
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1340         42           1548
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)4395         139          5078
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  9        W  3         NW  7
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 20        W  6         NW 15
Vent rate (m/s-m)     12060        126          10836
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   1-8 STRIKES  NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           65                        60
Keetch-Byram          201-300      201-300      201-300

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs around 80.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. North winds up to
10 mph.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Highs in the upper 70s. East winds up to 5 mph.

$$

LAZ073-074-222215-
West Cameron-East Cameron-
Including the cities of Hackberry, Johnson Bayou, Grand Lake,
Klondike, Cameron, Creole, Grand Chenier, and Rutherford Beach
329 AM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        Clear        MClear
Precip type           showers      NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     40           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      74 (0)       58 (-8)      75
RH % (24h trend)      57 (-9)      81 (-13)     48
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   W 10                      W  8
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW 11        NW  8        W  9
Precip amount         0.27         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       1
Precip begin          7 AM
Precip end            10 AM
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1364         60           1460
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)4475         197          4790
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW  8        NW  6        NW  6
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 18        NW 14        NW 14
Vent rate (m/s-m)     10912        360          8760
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   1-8 STRIKES  NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           66                        61
Keetch-Byram          301-400      301-400      301-400

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper 70s.
Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 60s. Highs in the
upper 70s. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Highs
in the mid 70s. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 60. Highs in the mid 70s.
East winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

LAZ043>045-222215-
Acadia-Lafayette-Upper St. Martin-
Including the cities of Crowley, Rayne, Branch, Church Point,
Richard, Lafayette, Breaux Bridge, Cade, and St. Martinville
329 AM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     80           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      76 (-1)      52 (-11)     75
RH % (24h trend)      59 (+3)      94 (-3)      51
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   SW  8                     W  7
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW 11        NW  7        W  9
Precip amount         0.53         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          7 AM
Precip end            1 PM
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1547         40           1480
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5076         131          4857
Transport wnd (m/s)   NW 10        SW  2        W  7
Transport wnd (mph)   NW 22        SW  5        W 15
Vent rate (m/s-m)     15470        80           10360
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   1-8 STRIKES  NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           68                        60
Keetch-Byram          < 200        < 200        < 200

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper
70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of rain showers.
Lows in the mid 50s. Highs in the upper 70s. North winds 5 to
15 mph.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Highs in the upper 70s. Northeast winds up to 5 mph.

$$

LAZ052-053-222215-
Vermilion-Iberia-
Including the cities of Abbeville, Intracoastal City, Meaux,
Forked Island, Kaplan, and New Iberia
329 AM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        Clear        MClear
Precip type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     90           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      76 (+1)      55 (-10)     75
RH % (24h trend)      60 (-2)      90 (-5)      50
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   SW  9                     W  8
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   NW 11        NW  8        W  9
Precip amount         0.46         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       2
Precip begin          7 AM
Precip end            1 PM
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1550         42           1478
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5085         139          4848
Transport wnd (m/s)   W  8         W  3         W  6
Transport wnd (mph)   W 18         W  7         W 14
Vent rate (m/s-m)     12400        126          8868
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   1-8 STRIKES  NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           69                        61
Keetch-Byram          201-300      201-300      201-300

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
upper 70s. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper
70s. West winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Highs in the upper 70s. North winds up to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
mid 70s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

LAZ054-055-222215-
St. Mary-Lower St. Martin-
Including the cities of Morgan City, Burns Point, Centerville,
Franklin, Patterson, Berwick, Bayou Vista, and Stephensville
329 AM CDT Sun Apr 22 2018

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MCldy        MClear       MClear
Precip type           tstms        NONE         NONE
Chance precip (%)     90           0            0
Temp (24h trend)      77 (+2)      56 (-9)      74
RH % (24h trend)      61 (+2)      89 (-7)      51
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   S 11 G18                  W  7
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   W 11         NW  7        W  9
Precip amount         0.44         0.00         0.00
Precip duration       4
Precip begin          7 AM
Precip end            1 PM
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1608         54           1472
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)5275         176          4828
Transport wnd (m/s)   W  9         W  3         W  6
Transport wnd (mph)   W 21         W  7         W 14
Vent rate (m/s-m)     14472        162          8832
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   1-8 STRIKES  NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           70                        61
Keetch-Byram          201-300      201-300      201-300

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the mid
70s. West winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly clear. Lows around 60. Highs in the upper
70s. Northwest winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s.
Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 50s. Highs in the
mid 70s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

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