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Spot Forecast for WILD COW...US Fish & Wildlife Service
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
828 AM CDT Fri Jul 30 2021

Forecast is based on forecast start time of 0900 CDT on July 30.
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.

...HEAT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 7 PM CDT THIS
EVENING...

.DISCUSSION...

Mainly hot and muggy conditions expected today. Only a few showers or
thunderstorms will have the potential to develop, mainly after
2 pm local, and any shower development is expected to end by sunset.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (40-50 percent). Chance of showers
                    and thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....Around 93.
Min humidity........60 percent.
Eye level winds.....Light winds becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming south 5 to 7 mph in the
                    afternoon. Gusty and erratic winds expected
                    near thunderstorms.
Mixing height (m)...945-1524 meters AGL increasing to 1219-1615
                    meters AGL in the afternoon.
Transport winds m/s.South 1 to 2 meters/second.

TIME (CDT)      9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........40  45  48  54  50  49  48  40  35
Weather cov.....CHC CHC SCH CHC CHC CHC CHC SCH SCH
Weather type....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........CHC CHC SCH CHC CHC CHC CHC SCH SCH
Temp............86  88  89  92  92  93  93  93  93
RH..............80  72  70  62  62  60  60  60  60
20 FT wind dir..NE  E   E   SE  S   S   S   S   S
20 FT wind spd..3   3   3   3   5   5   6   7   7
20 FT wind gust.4   4   4   5   6   6           8
Eye lvl wnd dir.NE  E   E   SE  S   S   S   S   S
Eye lvl wnd spd.2   2   2   3   4   4   4   4   4
Eye lvl wnd gst.3   3   3   4       5   5   5   6
Mix hgt (km)....0.9 1.3 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.6 1.6 1.5 1.2
Trans wind dir..S   S   S   SE  SE  S   S   S   S
Trans spd (m/s).1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   2

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (20-30 percent). Slight chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms early in the evening.
Min temperature.....Around 79.
Max humidity........94 percent.
Eye level winds.....South winds 5 to 7 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light.
Wind (20 ft)........South winds 5 to 7 mph early in the evening
                    becoming light. Gusty and erratic winds
                    expected near thunderstorms early in the
                    evening.
Mixing height (m)...427-884 meters AGL decreasing to 61-274 meters
                    AGL in the late evening and overnight.
Transport winds m/s.West 3 to 4 meters/second.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........32  29  23  19  19  17  18  22  28  26  29  26
Weather cov.....SCH
Weather type....RW
Tstm cov........SCH
Temp............92  90  87  85  84  84  84  83  83  81  81  80
RH..............60  64  72  77  80  82  82  85  82  91  91  91
20 FT wind dir..S   S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW  W   W   W
20 FT wind spd..7   6   5   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   2
20 FT wind gust.    8   7   7   6   7   6   6   6   6   6   5
Eye lvl wnd dir.S   S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW  W   W   W
Eye lvl wnd spd.4   4   4   3   3   2   2   2   2   2   2   1
Eye lvl wnd gst.5   6   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   4   4
Mix hgt (km)....0.9 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
Trans wind dir..S   S   S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  W
Trans spd (m/s).3   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   4   3   3   3

.SATURDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (10-20 percent). Chance of showers and
                    thunderstorms in the afternoon.
Max temperature.....Around 93.
Min humidity........58 percent.
Eye level winds.....Light winds becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the
                    afternoon.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming south 5 to 8 mph in the
                    afternoon. Gusty and erratic winds expected
                    near thunderstorms.
Mixing height (m)...61-427 meters AGL increasing to 1341-1676
                    meters AGL.
Transport winds m/s.Southwest 1 to 4 meters/second.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........25  16  7   7   12  11  17  23  22  21  21  20
Weather cov.....    SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
Weather type....    RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........    SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
Temp............80  79  83  86  88  90  91  92  93  93  93  92
RH..............91  94  88  77  70  66  64  62  60  58  58  60
20 FT wind dir..W   NW  NW  NW  W   W   SW  S   S   S   S   S
20 FT wind spd..3   3   3   3   3   3   3   5   6   8   8   8
20 FT wind gust.5   5   6   6   6   6   6   6   7       10  10
Eye lvl wnd dir.W   NW  NW  NW  W   W   SW  S   S   S   S   S
Eye lvl wnd spd.2   2   2   3   3   3   3   4   4   5   6   6
Eye lvl wnd gst.4   4   4   4   4   4   4   5   5   6   8   8
Mix hgt (km)....0.1 0.1 0.4 0.8 1.2 1.4 1.5 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.7 1.3
Trans wind dir..W   W   W   W   W   W   W   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW
Trans spd (m/s).2   1   1   2   3   3   3   3   3   3   4   4

$$
Forecaster...RUA
Requested by...Emily R Ellick-Flettre
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 2116639.0/LCH
.DELDT 07/30/21
.EMAIL emily_ellick-flettre@fws.gov


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