Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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Spot Forecast for Marsh Bayou WMA...Louisiana Dept of Wildlife and Fisheries
National Weather Service Lake Charles LA
652 AM CDT Thu Sep 22 2022

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0700 CDT on September 22.
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.

.DISCUSSION...

High pressure at the surface and aloft will maintain light, variable winds while
suppressing precipitation and cloud cover today and through the weekend.
This will keep afternoon highs well above normal over the same period.

.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
Max temperature.....Around 97.
Min humidity........34 percent.
Eye level winds.....Light winds becoming northeast around 4 mph
                    late in the morning.
Wind (20 ft)........Northeast winds 5 to 6 mph early in the morning
                    becoming light, then becoming northeast 5 to 6
                    mph late in the morning.
Mixing height.......7300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northwest 3 to 5 mph shifting to the northeast
                    6 to 9 mph late in the morning.

TIME (CDT)      7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........1   0   2   5   1   1   2   2   2   4   9
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............72  74  79  86  90  93  95  96  96  97  95
RH..............84  82  77  59  50  43  39  38  36  34  37
20 FT wind dir..N   N   N   N   N   N   NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
20 FT wind spd..1   1   2   3   5   5   5   5   5   6   5
20 FT wind gust.        3   5   8   8   8   8   8   9   8
Eye lvl wnd dir.N   N   N   N   N   N   NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
Eye lvl wnd spd.1   1   1   2   4   4   4   4   4   4   4
Eye lvl wnd gst.        2   3   5   5   5   5   5   5   5
Mix hgt (kft)...0.2 0.4 0.8 1.5 3.1 5.5 6.7 7.3 6.7 6.7 5.8
Transp wind dir.NW  W   N   N   N   NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
Transp wind spd.3   3   3   5   8   6   6   8   9   7   9

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear (0-5 percent).
Min temperature.....Around 70.
Max humidity........71 percent.
Eye level winds.....Light winds.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds.
Mixing height.......300 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 5 to 14 mph increasing to 14 to 17
                    mph overnight.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........3   3   1   0   0   0   0   0   2   2   2   2
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............93  91  84  81  80  78  77  76  75  73  72  71
RH..............40  44  59  63  62  67  69  69  66  71  68  68
20 FT wind dir..NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
20 FT wind spd..3   2   2   1   1   2   2   2   2   2   3   3
20 FT wind gust.5   3   3           3   3   3   3   3   5   5
Eye lvl wnd dir.NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
Eye lvl wnd spd.2   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   1   2   2
Eye lvl wnd gst.3   2   2           2   2   2   2   2   3   3
Mix hgt (kft)...2.4 1.0 0.6 0.3 0.4 0.5 0.5 0.6 0.6 0.5 0.5 0.5
Transp wind dir.NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
Transp wind spd.10  6   5   5   9   14  14  17  14  14  14  14

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
Max temperature.....Around 96.
Min humidity........37 percent.
Eye level winds.....Northeast winds around 3 mph increasing to
                    around 4 mph late in the morning, then
                    decreasing to around 3 mph early in the
                    afternoon increasing to around 4 mph late in
                    the afternoon decreasing to around 3 mph.
Wind (20 ft)........Light winds becoming northeast around 5 mph
                    late in the morning, then becoming light early
                    in the afternoon becoming northeast around 5
                    mph late in the afternoon becoming light.
Mixing height.......5000 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....Northeast 5 to 14 mph.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........1   1   0   0   1   1   1   1   2   2   3   5
Weather cov.....
Weather type....
Tstm cov........
Temp............70  70  72  75  81  84  87  90  92  93  95  93
RH..............71  68  68  66  54  51  48  44  42  39  37  40
20 FT wind dir..NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
20 FT wind spd..3   3   3   3   5   5   5   3   3   5   5   3
20 FT wind gust.5   5   5   7   8   8   7   7   7   8   8   7
Eye lvl wnd dir.NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
Eye lvl wnd spd.2   2   2   3   4   4   4   3   3   4   4   3
Eye lvl wnd gst.3   3   3   4   5   5       4   4   5   5   4
Mix hgt (kft)...0.5 0.5 0.6 1.1 1.3 1.6 2.3 3.0 3.6 4.3 5.0 3.5
Transp wind dir.NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE  NE
Transp wind spd.14  13  14  9   6   6   6   5   5   6   6   5

$$
Forecaster...JONES
Requested by...Eric Baka
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 2218469.0/LCH
.DELDT 09/22/22
.FormatterVersion 2.0.0
.EMAIL ebaka@wlf.la.gov


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