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
323 AM CDT Sun Jun 16 2019

.DISCUSSION...

Showers and thunderstorms will be possible today and tonight,
mainly across Southeast Texas. More widespread showers and
thunderstorms are expected on Monday and Tuesday as an upper level
system moves across the region. Lower chances for showers and
thunderstorms will continue across the area through the second
half of the week.


TXZ180-259-260-162215-
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
323 AM CDT Sun Jun 16 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     40           20           70
Temp (24h trend)      90 (-3)      72 (-2)      89
RH % (24h trend)      53 (0)       99 (+3)      57
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   S  5                      Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   S  8         S  6         S  5
Precip amount         0.85         0.15         0.64
Precip duration       2            1            5
Precip begin          7 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 2267         72           2041
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)7439         236          6696
Transport wnd (m/s)   S  8         S  5         S  8
Transport wnd (mph)   S 18         S 10         S 18
Vent rate (m/s-m)     18700        334          16833
Dispersion            EXCELLENT    POOR         EXCELLENT
Category Day          5            1            5
LAL                   9-15 STRIKES 1-8 STRIKES  9-15 STRIKES
MIX HGT 500           81                        79
Keetch-Byram          301-400      301-400      201-300

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs around 90. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs in the
lower 90s. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s.
Highs in the lower 90s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s. Highs in the lower 90s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TXZ201-261-262-162215-
Hardin-Southern Jasper-Southern Newton-
Including the cities of Lumberton, Silsbee, Gist, Buna, Evadale,
and Deweyville
323 AM CDT Sun Jun 16 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     40           30           60
Temp (24h trend)      89 (-3)      73 (-2)      89
RH % (24h trend)      54 (-1)      100 (+5)     58
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   S  6                      Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   S  8         S  6         S  6
Precip amount         0.71         0.11         0.65
Precip duration       2            1            5
Precip begin          7 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   6 PM
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 2286         50           1882
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)7501         164          6175
Transport wnd (m/s)   S  9         S  5         S  6
Transport wnd (mph)   S 21         S 10         S 14
Vent rate (m/s-m)     21213        232          11642
Dispersion            EXCELLENT    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          5            1            4
LAL                   9-15 STRIKES 1-8 STRIKES  9-15 STRIKES
MIX HGT 500           80                        79
Keetch-Byram          201-300      201-300      201-300

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs around 90. South winds
around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs in the
lower 90s. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 70s.
Highs in the lower 90s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s. Highs in the lower 90s.
South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

TXZ215-216-162215-
Jefferson-Orange-
Including the cities of Beaumont, Sabine Pass,
Sea Rim State Park, Orange, Vidor, and Bridge City
323 AM CDT Sun Jun 16 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip type           tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     30           30           50
Temp (24h trend)      90 (-1)      74 (-4)      90
RH % (24h trend)      56 (-3)      97 (+6)      59
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   S  9                      S  7
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   S 11         S  8         S  8
Precip amount         0.47         0.43         0.44
Precip duration       1            1            2
Precip begin          7 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 2100         34           1805
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)6890         112          5922
Transport wnd (m/s)   S  9         S  6         S  9
Transport wnd (mph)   S 21         S 14         S 20
Vent rate (m/s-m)     19485        211          15817
Dispersion            EXCELLENT    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          5            1            4
LAL                   9-15 STRIKES 1-8 STRIKES  9-15 STRIKES
MIX HGT 500           79                        79
Keetch-Byram          201-300      201-300      201-300

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs in the upper 80s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 70s. Highs around
90. South winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 70s.
Highs around 90. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s. Highs around 90. South
winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

LAZ027>029-162215-
Vernon-Rapides-Avoyelles-
Including the cities of Fort Polk, Pickering, Leesville, Slagle,
Alexandria, Pineville, Effie, Marksville, Bunkie, Cottonport,
Simmesport, and Mansura
323 AM CDT Sun Jun 16 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           tstms        NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     40           0            70
Temp (24h trend)      91 (-1)      71 (-2)      89
RH % (24h trend)      49 (-5)      100 (+2)     56
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   S  5                      Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   S  8         S  6         S  6
Precip amount         0.58         0.00         0.52
Precip duration       1                         5
Precip begin          1 PM                      7 AM
Precip end            6 PM                      Continuing
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 2523         18           2063
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)8279         58           6768
Transport wnd (m/s)   S  9         S  4         S  7
Transport wnd (mph)   S 20         S  9         S 16
Vent rate (m/s-m)     22113        73           14887
Dispersion            EXCELLENT    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          5            1            4
LAL                   1-8 STRIKES  NO TSTMS     9-15 STRIKES
MIX HGT 500           81                        80
Keetch-Byram          401-500      401-500      401-500

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs around 90. Southeast
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs in the
lower 90s. South winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs in the lower 90s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s.
Highs in the lower 90s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

LAZ030-031-162215-
Beauregard-Allen-
Including the cities of Bundick Lake, De Ridder, Fields, Oretta,
Oakdale, and Kinder
323 AM CDT Sun Jun 16 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           tstms        showers      tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           10           60
Temp (24h trend)      91 (-1)      72 (-2)      90
RH % (24h trend)      49 (-5)      99 (+2)      56
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   S  5                      Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   S  8         S  6         S  6
Precip amount         0.38         0.07         0.43
Precip duration       1            1            5
Precip begin          1 PM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip end            Continuing   Continuing   Continuing
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 2316         19           2015
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)7599         62           6610
Transport wnd (m/s)   S  8         S  5         S  6
Transport wnd (mph)   S 17         S 10         S 14
Vent rate (m/s-m)     17909        88           12462
Dispersion            EXCELLENT    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          5            1            4
LAL                   1-8 STRIKES  NO TSTMS     9-15 STRIKES
MIX HGT 500           81                        79
Keetch-Byram          301-400      301-400      301-400

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in
the lower 70s. Highs around 90. South winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs in the lower 90s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs in the lower 90s.
Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs in the lower
90s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs in the lower 90s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

LAZ032-033-162215-
Evangeline-St. Landry-
Including the cities of Ville Platte, Beaver, St. Landry, Mamou,
Reddell, Lawtell, Opelousas, and Eunice
323 AM CDT Sun Jun 16 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           tstms        NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     20           0            50
Temp (24h trend)      91 (0)       72 (-1)      90
RH % (24h trend)      50 (-7)      100 (+1)     58
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   S  5                      Lgt/Var
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   S  8         S  6         S  7
Precip amount         0.17         0.00         0.41
Precip duration       1                         2
Precip begin          1 PM                      7 AM
Precip end            6 PM                      Continuing
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 2268         17           1983
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)7440         57           6506
Transport wnd (m/s)   S  8         S  3         S  8
Transport wnd (mph)   S 17         S  7         S 17
Vent rate (m/s-m)     17534        54           15333
Dispersion            EXCELLENT    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          5            1            4
LAL                   1-8 STRIKES  NO TSTMS     9-15 STRIKES
MIX HGT 500           81                        79
Keetch-Byram          201-300      201-300      301-400

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the upper 80s.
South winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs around 90. South winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs around 90. Southwest
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs in the lower
90s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs in the lower 90s. South
winds 5 to 10 mph.

$$

LAZ041-042-162215-
Calcasieu-Jefferson Davis-
Including the cities of Lake Charles, Sulphur, Hathaway,
Jennings, Topsy, Roanoke, Welsh, and Lake Arthur
323 AM CDT Sun Jun 16 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           NONE         tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            20           50
Temp (24h trend)      90 (-1)      74 (-1)      90
RH % (24h trend)      51 (-5)      97 (+3)      57
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   S  6                      S  5
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   S  9         S  7         S  8
Precip amount         0.00         0.11         0.49
Precip duration                    1            2
Precip begin                       7 PM         Continuing
Precip end                         Continuing   Continuing
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 2193         19           1982
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)7194         62           6501
Transport wnd (m/s)   S  8         S  4         S  7
Transport wnd (mph)   S 17         S  8         S 15
Vent rate (m/s-m)     16954        68           13278
Dispersion            EXCELLENT    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          5            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     1-8 STRIKES  9-15 STRIKES
MIX HGT 500           80                        79
Keetch-Byram          201-300      201-300      201-300

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs in the upper 80s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the
mid 70s. Highs around 90. South winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s. Highs around 90. Southwest
winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 70s. Highs in the
lower 90s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s. Highs in the lower 90s.
South winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

LAZ073-074-162215-
West Cameron-East Cameron-
Including the cities of Hackberry, Johnson Bayou, Grand Lake,
Klondike, Cameron, Creole, Grand Chenier, and Rutherford Beach
323 AM CDT Sun Jun 16 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           NONE         tstms        tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            20           40
Temp (24h trend)      89 (-1)      77 (-2)      89
RH % (24h trend)      58 (-5)      94 (+5)      61
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   S  8                      S  7
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   S 10         S  9         S  8
Precip amount         0.00         0.26         0.34
Precip duration                    1            2
Precip begin                       7 PM         Continuing
Precip end                         Continuing   Continuing
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 1960         34           1828
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)6430         113          5998
Transport wnd (m/s)   S  8         S  7         S  7
Transport wnd (mph)   S 18         S 16         S 16
Vent rate (m/s-m)     16164        249          13193
Dispersion            EXCELLENT    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          5            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     1-8 STRIKES  9-15 STRIKES
MIX HGT 500           78                        78
Keetch-Byram          201-300      201-300      201-300

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s. Highs in the upper 80s.
South winds around 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 70s. Highs in the
upper 80s. South winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 80. Highs
in the upper 80s. South winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows around 80. Highs in the upper 80s. South
winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

LAZ043>045-162215-
Acadia-Lafayette-Upper St. Martin-
Including the cities of Crowley, Rayne, Branch, Church Point,
Richard, Lafayette, Breaux Bridge, Cade, and St. Martinville
323 AM CDT Sun Jun 16 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           NONE         NONE         tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            0            50
Temp (24h trend)      92 (+1)      73 (-1)      90
RH % (24h trend)      48 (-8)      99 (+2)      57
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   S  5                      SE  5
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   S  8         S  6         S  7
Precip amount         0.00         0.00         0.34
Precip duration                                 2
Precip begin                                    7 AM
Precip end                                      Continuing
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 2210         19           1802
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)7250         61           5911
Transport wnd (m/s)   S  7         S  3         S  6
Transport wnd (mph)   S 16         S  7         S 13
Vent rate (m/s-m)     15947        58           10216
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     9-15 STRIKES
MIX HGT 500           80                        78
Keetch-Byram          201-300      201-300      301-400

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs in the upper 80s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs around 90. South winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s. Highs in the lower 90s.
Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 70s. Highs in the
lower 90s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s. Highs in the lower 90s.
South winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

LAZ052-053-162215-
Vermilion-Iberia-
Including the cities of Abbeville, Intracoastal City, Meaux,
Forked Island, Kaplan, and New Iberia
323 AM CDT Sun Jun 16 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        MCldy
Precip type           NONE         showers      tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            20           40
Temp (24h trend)      91 (+1)      75 (-2)      90
RH % (24h trend)      50 (-9)      98 (+4)      58
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   S  6                      S  6
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   S  8         S  7         S  8
Precip amount         0.00         0.10         0.26
Precip duration                    1            2
Precip begin                       1 AM         Continuing
Precip end                         Continuing   Continuing
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 2084         25           1698
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)6837         81           5572
Transport wnd (m/s)   S  6         S  5         S  6
Transport wnd (mph)   S 14         S 12         S 13
Vent rate (m/s-m)     12890        127          9630
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
Category Day          4            1            4
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     9-15 STRIKES
MIX HGT 500           78                        78
Keetch-Byram          201-300      201-300      301-400

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs in the upper 80s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s. Highs in the upper 80s.
South winds around 10 mph.
.THURSDAY...Partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s. Highs in the upper 80s.
Southwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.FRIDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows around 80. Highs
around 90. South winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

LAZ054-055-162215-
St. Mary-Lower St. Martin-
Including the cities of Morgan City, Burns Point, Centerville,
Franklin, Patterson, Berwick, Bayou Vista, and Stephensville
323 AM CDT Sun Jun 16 2019

                      Today        Tonight      Mon

Cloud cover           MClear       PCldy        PCldy
Precip type           NONE         showers      tstms
Chance precip (%)     0            10           40
Temp (24h trend)      92 (+2)      74 (-2)      89
RH % (24h trend)      50 (-9)      98 (+3)      58
20ftWnd-val/AM(mph)   S  5                      SE  5
20ftWnd-rdg/PM(mph)   S  7         S  6         S  6
Precip amount         0.00         0.06         0.30
Precip duration                    1            2
Precip begin                       1 AM         Continuing
Precip end                         Continuing   Continuing
Mixing hgt(m-AGL/MSL) 2092         37           1638
Mixing hgt(ft-AGL/MSL)6862         123          5374
Transport wnd (m/s)   S  5         S  5         S  4
Transport wnd (mph)   S 10         S 12         S  8
Vent rate (m/s-m)     9703         193          5910
Dispersion            VERY GOOD    POOR         GOOD
Category Day          4            1            3
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     9-15 STRIKES
MIX HGT 500           78                        78
Keetch-Byram          301-400      301-400      301-400

Remarks...None.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.TUESDAY...Mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs in the upper 80s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs in the upper 80s. South
winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper
70s. Highs around 90. South winds 5 to 15 mph.

$$

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