Area Forecast Discussion
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FXUS64 KLCH 061137
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AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
637 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

.AVIATION...HIGH PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO RIDGE FROM THE WESTERN
GULF INTO THE LOWER MISSISSIPPI VALLEY. THIS WILL KEEP SHOWER AND
THUNDERSTORM ACTIVITY LIMITED ACROSS THE AREA. BEST CHANCE FOR A
FEW SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE AT THE BPT TERMINAL WHERE
SOMEWHAT MORE MOISTURE AND INSTABILITY WILL BE IN PLACE. MVFR
CLOUD COVER WILL START THE MORNING AT BPT TRANSITIONING INTO
VFR...WHILE ALL OTHER TERMINALS CAN EXPECT VFR TO PREVAIL.

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 504 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015/

DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE RIDGES FROM THE MID ATLANTIC ACROSS THE SOUTHERN
STATES AND INTO TEXAS THIS MORNING. TEMPERATURES AROUND THE REGION
VARY FROM THE MID 70S ALONG THE COAST TO THE MID 60S INLAND.
STORMS/RAINS WERE NOTED NORTH OF HOUSTON THIS MORNING...STORMS
ARE MOVING TO THE EAST NORTHEAST.

HIGH PRESSURE TO THE EAST WILL MAINTAIN A PERSIST WEATHER PATTERN
INTO THE WEEKEND. A GRADUAL WARMUP IN TEMPERATURES EXPECTED W/
ISOLATED LATE AFTERNOON STORMS THROUGH SUNDAY. STORMS/RAINS TO
RETURN ON MONDAY INTO TUESDAY AHEAD OF A WEAK COOL FRONT.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
AEX  83  65  85  68 /  20  10  20  10
LCH  83  69  85  72 /  20  10  20  10
LFT  84  67  85  70 /  20  10  10  10
BPT  84  70  85  72 /  20  10  20  10

&&

.LCH WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
LA...NONE.
TX...NONE.
GM...NONE.
&&

$$


AVIATION...23


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