Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS New Orleans/Baton Rouge, LA

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SPOT FORECAST FOR CPT G-11SW...U.S. FISH AND WILDLIFE SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
401 PM CDT MON MAR 30 2015

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
RAIN NOT EXPECTED TONIGHT AND TUESDAY AS UPPER LEVEL RIDGE TRACKS ACROSS
THE AREA. SURFACE RIDGE CENTERED IN THE NORTHEASTERN GULF OF MEXICO WILL
KEEP SOUTHWEST WINDS IN PLACE BUT ON THE LIGHTER SIDE OF OVERALL SPEEDS.
LIGHT/VARIABLE CONDITIONS EXPECTED AT NIGHT ALONG WITH PATCHY LIGHT TO
MODERATE FOG. NEXT RAIN CHANCE LOOKS TO BE LATER THIS WEEK.

.TONIGHT...
TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........56  53  51  46  43  44  46  47  49  53  54  54
WEATHER COV.....CHC                                     PTY PTY
WEATHER TYPE....TSM                                     FOG FOG
TEMP............74  71  69  66  64  63  62  61  61  61  60  59
RH..............71  79  84  93  100 100 100 100 100 97  100 100
DEWPOINT........64  64  64  64  64  63  62  61  61  60  60  59
20 FT WIND DIR..SSW SSW SSW SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  WSW WSW WSW WSW
20 FT WIND SPD..5   5   5   5   5   5   5   4   4   3   3   3
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)...5.9 1.9 1.9 1.9 1.1 1.1 1.1 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.8 0.8
MIX HGT (KM)....1.8 0.6 0.6 0.6 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.2
TRANSP WIND DIR.W   W   W   W   W   W   W   W   W   W   W   W
TRANSP WIND SPD.16  17  17  17  20  20  20  21  21  21  20  20
TRANS SPD (M/S).7   8   8   8   9   9   9   9   9   9   9   9
DISPERSION......53  114 114 114 38  38  13  14  14  14  13  13
LVORI...........3   3   3   4   4   4   5   5   5   5   5   6
CHC OF PCPN (%).20  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10

.TUESDAY...
TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........54  54  55  58  59  58  56  55  54  51  49  53
WEATHER COV.....PTY PTY PTY
WEATHER TYPE....FOG FOG FOG
TEMP............58  59  61  65  70  73  76  78  79  79  78  77
RH..............100 100 100 90  78  71  64  60  58  60  62  64
DEWPOINT........58  59  61  62  63  63  63  63  63  64  64  64
20 FT WIND DIR..WSW WSW WSW WSW WSW SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SSW SSW
20 FT WIND SPD..2   2   3   4   5   5   5   6   6   6   6   6
20 FT WIND GUST.5   5   5   10  10  10  10  15  15  15  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.8 0.9 0.9 0.9 3.2 3.2 3.2 4.9 4.9 4.9 3.0 3.0
MIX HGT (KM)....0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.5 1.5 1.5 0.9 0.9
TRANSP WIND DIR.W   W   W   W   W   W   W   WSW WSW WSW WSW WSW
TRANSP WIND SPD.20  18  18  18  18  18  18  18  18  18  21  21
TRANS SPD (M/S).9   8   8   8   8   8   8   8   8   8   9   9
DISPERSION......9   8   12  12  12  72  72  75  75  75  67  67
LVORI...........7   7   5   4   4   2   1   1   1   1   1   1
CHC OF PCPN (%).10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........61  65  64  62  61  62  65  66  69  74  77  77
WEATHER COV.....                                    PTY PTY PTY
WEATHER TYPE....                                    FOG FOG FOG
TEMP............75  73  71  69  68  67  66  65  65  64  63  62
RH..............69  73  79  84  87  90  90  93  93  97  100 100
DEWPOINT........64  64  64  64  64  64  63  63  63  63  63  62
20 FT WIND DIR..SSW SSW SSW SSW SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  WSW WSW WSW
20 FT WIND SPD..6   5   5   5   5   4   3   3   3   3   3   3
20 FT WIND GUST.15  10  10  10  10  10  5   5   5   5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)...3.0 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.6 0.6 0.6 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.4 1.4
MIX HGT (KM)....0.9 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.4
TRANSP WIND DIR.WSW WSW WSW WSW W   W   W   W   W   W   W   W
TRANSP WIND SPD.21  23  23  23  23  23  23  22  22  22  18  18
TRANS SPD (M/S).9   10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  8   8
DISPERSION......67  90  90  90  52  52  15  15  15  15  12  12
LVORI...........2   3   3   4   4   4   5   5   5   6   6   6
CHC OF PCPN (%).10  0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0   0

.REMARKS...
1. PATCHY FOG IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP OVERNIGHT AND INTO TUESDAY MORNING.
2. PER SATELLITE IMAGERY MORE THAN HALF OF THE COUNTY WAS IN CLOUD COVER.
   THE SEABREEZE MAY HAVE CREATED A SHADOW EFFECT OVER YOUR AREA.
3. WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO BE LIGHT TO CALM AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. THE BEST
   TIME FOR WINDS TO GO CALM WILL BE FROM 1AM TO JUST AFTER SUNRISE TUESDAY
   MORNING.
$$
FORECASTER...NWS NEW ORLEANS
REQUESTED BY...SCOTT SAUCIER
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150330.CPTG1.02/LIX


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