Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15
000
FNUS74 KLCH 011251
FWSLCH

SPOT FORECAST FOR KISATCHIE NF  CAL COMP 33...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
751 AM CDT FRI MAY 1 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON MAY 01.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...A WEAK REINFORCING FRONT WILL MOVE ACROSS THE AREA
TODAY AND RETURN NORTH DURING SATURDAY AS A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE
MOVES EAST ACROSS THE SOUTHERN STATES. THIS WILL ALLOW ANOTHER DAY
OF RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES IN THE 30S AT MOST LOCATIONS WITH AN
INCREASE IN HUMIDITY SATURDAY AND SUNDAY. VERY PATCHY GROUND FOG
MAY OCCUR THIS MORNING AND SATURDAY MORNING WITH A LITTLE MORE FOG
EXPECTED SUNDAY MORNING AS MOISTURE CONTINUES TO INCREASE.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 79.
MIN HUMIDITY........36 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTHEAST AROUND 5 MPH IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........5   9   13  17  21  24  27  25
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP (F)........70  72  74  76  77  78  78  76
RH (%)..........61  57  49  42  40  37  36  39
20 FT WIND DIR..N   N   N   N   N   N   N   NE
20 FT WIND SPD..3   3   3   5   5   5   5   5
20 FT WIND GUST.5   5   5   10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...3.3 5.1 6.9 8.7 8.8 8.8 8.9 7.8
MIX HGT (KM)....1.0 1.6 2.1 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.7 2.4
TRANSP WIND DIR.N   N   N   N   N   N   N   NE
TRANSP WIND SPD.7   7   6   6   6   7   7   8
TRANS SPD (M/S).3   3   3   3   3   3   3   4

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR (10-20 PERCENT).
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 54.
MAX HUMIDITY........77 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......NORTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING BECOMING LIGHT.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........22  19  15  11  7   8   9   10  9   9   8   10
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP (F)........75  72  68  65  62  61  60  59  58  58  57  56
RH (%)..........40  46  54  60  67  70  69  72  75  72  75  77
20 FT WIND DIR..NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
20 FT WIND SPD..5   5   5   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   2   2
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  10  5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)...6.7 5.5 3.9 2.2 0.6 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.2
MIX HGT (KM)....2.0 1.7 1.2 0.7 0.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1
TRANSP WIND DIR.NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  E   E   E
TRANSP WIND SPD.8   9   9   10  10  12  12  12  12  13  13  13
TRANS SPD (M/S).4   4   4   4   4   5   5   5   5   6   6   6

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78.
MIN HUMIDITY........42 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......LIGHT WINDS.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).........12  13  14  14  14  14  14  15  14  14  14  16
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TSTM COV........
TEMP (F)........56  56  59  64  68  71  73  75  76  77  77  76
RH (%)..........74  74  72  63  59  53  48  45  43  42  42  45
20 FT WIND DIR..E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E   E
20 FT WIND SPD..3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3
20 FT WIND GUST.5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.2 0.2 0.8 1.4 2.1 3.7 5.3 7.0 7.2 7.4 7.6 6.7
MIX HGT (KM)....0.1 0.1 0.2 0.4 0.6 1.1 1.6 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.3 2.0
TRANSP WIND DIR.E   E   E   NE  NE  N   N   N   N   N   N   N
TRANSP WIND SPD.12  12  10  9   8   6   5   3   2   2   1   1
TRANS SPD (M/S).5   5   4   4   4   3   2   1   1   1   0   0

$$

FORECASTER...ESCUDE/TINGLER
REQUESTED BY...RUSS MARCHION
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150501.KISAT.02/LCH


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.