Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FNUS74 KLCH 061245
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SPOT FORECAST FOR KISATCHIE NF  CAL COMP 371...US FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
745 AM CDT WED MAY 6 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON MAY 06.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
PARTLY CLOUDY SKIES WITH EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS TODAY. DO AT THIS TIME
NOT EXPECTING SOUTH WINDS. RH WILL STAY ABOVE 50 PERCENT AND WINDS UNDER
12 MPH. A SLIGHT CHANCE FOR A SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM. STORMS NEAR HOUSTON
ARE MOVING TO THE NORTHEAST AT THIS TIME. OTHERWISE... IT LOOKS LIKE A
TYPICAL LATE SEASON SPRING DAY.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM IN THE AFTERNOON.
TEMPERATURE.........74 AT IGNITION...MAX 83.
RH..................69 PERCENT AT IGNITION...MIN 52 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........WINDS SOUTHEAST AT 6 MPH AT IGNITION...OTHERWISE LIGHT
                    WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 7 MPH THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.
                    GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........52  53  55  56  56  56  56  55
WEATHER COV.....SCTD    SCTD    SCTD    SCTD
WEATHER TYPE....            RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TSTM COV........            SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
TEMP (F)........74  76  78  80  80  81  81  80
RH (%)..........69  66  62  60  60  58  60  62
20 FT WIND DIR..SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
20 FT WIND SPD..6   6   7   7   7   7   7   7
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...4.0 4.5 4.9 5.4 5.6 5.8 6.0 5.8
MIX HGT (KM)....1.2 1.4 1.5 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.8 1.8
TRANSP WIND DIR.SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
TRANSP WIND SPD.16  15  14  13  13  13  14  14
TRANS SPD (M/S).7   7   6   6   6   6   6   6

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING
                    PARTLY CLOUDY (40-50 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
TEMPERATURE.........MIN 65.
RH..................MAX 100 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 6 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........55  55  52  49  46  43  40  37  40  43  46  49
WEATHER COV.....SCH     MSTLY CLR   MSTLY CLR   MSTLY CLR
WEATHER TYPE....RW
TSTM COV........SCH
TEMP (F)........79  77  74  72  71  70  69  69  68  67  67  67
RH (%)..........64  69  76  81  84  87  90  90  93  97  97  97
20 FT WIND DIR..SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
20 FT WIND SPD..6   6   6   5   5   3   3   3   3   3   3   3
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  10  10  5   5   5   5   5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)...5.7 5.5 4.3 3.2 2.0 1.6 1.2 0.9 0.9 0.9 0.9 1.0
MIX HGT (KM)....1.7 1.7 1.3 1.0 0.6 0.5 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3
TRANSP WIND DIR.SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  S   S   S
TRANSP WIND SPD.15  16  17  18  20  20  21  21  21  20  20  18
TRANS SPD (M/S).7   7   8   8   9   9   9   9   9   9   9   8

.THURSDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (50-60 PERCENT).
TEMPERATURE.........MAX 85.
RH..................MIN 61 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHEAST 5 TO 7 MPH IN
                    THE LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON. GUSTY AND
                    ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........52  55  55  55  56  56  56  56  57  57  58  59
WEATHER COV.....MSTLY CLR           SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
WEATHER TYPE....                            RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TSTM COV........                            SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
TEMP (F)........66  66  70  73  77  79  81  83  83  84  84  83
RH (%)..........100 100 90  81  74  69  67  63  63  61  61  61
20 FT WIND DIR..SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE  SE
20 FT WIND SPD..3   3   3   5   6   6   7   7   7   7   7   7
20 FT WIND GUST.5   5   5   10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...1.0 1.0 1.8 2.6 3.4 4.2 5.0 5.7 5.5 5.2 4.9 4.6
MIX HGT (KM)....0.3 0.3 0.5 0.8 1.0 1.3 1.5 1.7 1.7 1.6 1.5 1.4
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
TRANSP WIND SPD.17  16  15  15  14  13  13  13  13  14  15  16
TRANS SPD (M/S).8   7   7   7   6   6   6   6   6   6   7   7

$$

FORECASTER...KUYPER
REQUESTED BY...RUSS MARCHION
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150506.KISAT.01/LCH



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