Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Spot Forecast for Compartment 109...USFS
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
304 PM CST Sat Feb 22 2020

Forecast is based on ignition time of 1000 CST on February 23.
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...
A warming and moistening trend has commenced and will continue into
Monday as high pressure moves east of the area and returns an onshore
flow to the region. Rain chances return to much of the area Sunday
night with the passage of an upper-level disturbance...then linger
into Monday or Monday night as our next cold front makes its way
across.

.SUNDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent).
Max temperature.....Around 64.
Min humidity........70 percent.
Eye level winds.....Southeast winds 5 to 7 mph.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds 5 to 7 mph.
Mixing height.......400-1600 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southeast 7 to 15 mph.
Transport winds m/s.Southeast 3 to 7 meters/second.

TIME (CST)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........68  76  83  87  90  94  94  95
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............53  56  59  61  62  63  63  63
RH..............83  77  75  72  70  70  70  72
20 FT wind dir..SE  SE  S   S   S   S   S   SE
20 FT wind spd..5   6   6   6   7   7   7   6
20 FT wind gust.6   7   7   8   10  10  8   8
Eye lvl wnd dir.SE  SE  S   S   S   S   S   SE
Eye lvl wnd spd.4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4
Eye lvl wnd gst.5   5   5   6   7   7   6   6
Mix hgt (kft)...0.4 0.7 1.1 1.2 1.4 1.6 1.3 0.9
Transp wind dir.SE  S   S   S   S   S   S   SE
Transp wind spd.10  14  15  15  14  13  10  7
Trans wind dir..SE  S   S   S   S   S   S   SE
Trans spd (m/s).4   6   7   7   6   6   4   3

.SUNDAY NIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Cloudy (90-100 percent). Slight chance of rain
                    showers in the evening, then chance of rain
                    showers after midnight.
Min temperature.....Around 58.
Max humidity........100 percent.
Eye level winds.....South winds 6 to 7 mph.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 6 to 7 mph.
Mixing height.......200-500 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....South 5 to 12 mph.
Transport winds m/s.South 2 to 5 meters/second.

TIME (CST)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........95  94  94  93  94  94  95  96  96  97  97  98
Weather cov.....SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
Weather type....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........
Temp............62  61  61  60  60  60  59  59  59  59  59  58
RH..............75  78  81  84  84  84  87  90  90  93  93  100
20 FT wind dir..SE  SE  SE  S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT wind spd..6   6   7   7   7   7   7   7   6   6   6   7
20 FT wind gust.7   8   8   10  10  10  10  8   8   7   8   8
Eye lvl wnd dir.SE  SE  SE  S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
Eye lvl wnd spd.4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4
Eye lvl wnd gst.5   6   6   7   7   7   7   6   6   5   6   6
Mix hgt (kft)...0.5 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2
Transp wind dir.SE  SE  S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
Transp wind spd.5   5   6   8   9   10  12  12  10  9   8   8
Trans wind dir..SE  SE  S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
Trans spd (m/s).2   2   3   4   4   4   5   5   4   4   4   4

.MONDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Rain showers in
                    the morning, then rain showers likely in the
                    afternoon.
Max temperature.....Around 69.
Min humidity........78 percent.
Eye level winds.....Southwest winds 6 to 7 mph.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 6 to 7 mph. Gusty and erratic
                    winds expected near thunderstorms in the
                    afternoon.
Mixing height.......200-900 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Southwest 7 to 16 mph shifting to the west
                    around 10 mph late in the afternoon.
Transport winds m/s.Southwest 3 to 7 meters/second shifting to the
                    west around 4 meters/second late in the
                    afternoon.

TIME (CST)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........98  98  98  98  96  93  91  87  84  80  74  69
Weather cov.....DEF DEF DEF DEF DEF DEF LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY LKY
Weather type....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........                        SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
Temp............58  59  60  62  64  65  67  67  68  68  67  65
RH..............100 100 96  93  90  87  84  84  78  78  78  84
20 FT wind dir..S   S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
20 FT wind spd..7   7   7   7   7   7   7   7   7   7   6   6
20 FT wind gust.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  8   7
Eye lvl wnd dir.S   S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
Eye lvl wnd spd.4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4
Eye lvl wnd gst.7   7   7   7   7   7   7   7   7   7   6   5
Mix hgt (kft)...0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.5 0.7 0.9 0.7 0.6
Transp wind dir.S   S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  W   W
Transp wind spd.8   8   9   9   8   7   7   12  16  20  16  10
Trans wind dir..S   S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  W   W
Trans spd (m/s).4   4   4   4   4   3   3   5   7   9   7   4

$$
Forecaster...ESCUDE
Requested by...Eric Stuart
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 2002757.0/LCH
.DELDT 02/22/20
.EMAIL eric.stuart@usda.gov


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