Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Lake Charles, LA

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST TEXAS
AND SOUTHWEST AND CENTRAL LOUISIANA FOR LOUISIANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
348 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

.DISCUSSION...
CLOUDY AND RAINY OVER THE WEEKEND AS STORMS LIFT OUT OF THE GULF
AND ACROSS THE REGION. LOOKING AT ABOUT TWO INCHES MOST LOCATIONS
THROUGH THIS FORECAST CYCLE. RAINS TAPER OFF ON MONDAY AS HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS BACK IN FROM THE EAST.

TXZ201-215-216-261-262-301030-
HARDIN-JEFFERSON-ORANGE-SOUTHERN JASPER-SOUTHERN NEWTON-
348 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     70           80           80           50
TEMP (24H TREND)      70 (-5)      86 (-1)      71           88
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (0)      67 (+8)      100          60
MAX WBGT (F)          84           83           82           86
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                S  5 G11                  S  5 G11
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   E  7 G14     S  9 G12     S  7 G12     S  8 G11
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.43         1.11         0.29         0.21
PRECIP DURATION       8            12           3            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING

MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 145          1124         69           2204
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)477          3688         225          7231
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   SE  9        S  9         S  7         S  7
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   SE 20        S 20         S 15         S 16
CATEGORY DAY          1            4            1            4
DISPERSION            POOR         VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
LAL                   1-8 STRIKES  1-8 STRIKES  1-8 STRIKES  1-8 STRIKES
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     1305         10116        483          15428
SILT/500 MLT (F)                   76                        80
KEETCH-BYRAM          401-500      301-400      301-400      301-400

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S.
HIGHS AROUND 90. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

LAZ027-030-031-TXZ180-259-260-301030-
VERNON-BEAUREGARD-ALLEN-TYLER-NORTHERN JASPER-NORTHERN NEWTON-
348 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     70           80           80           40
TEMP (24H TREND)      71 (-2)      84 (-5)      71           88
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (0)      65 (+16)     100          59
MAX WBGT (F)          84           83           83           86
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                SE  5 G11                 S  5
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE  5        S  8 G12     S  5         S  8
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.35         1.14         0.31         0.16
PRECIP DURATION       8            12           3            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   6 PM

MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 181          1006         117          2331
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)593          3300         384          7648
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  9         S  9         S  6         S  8
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 20         S 20         S 14         S 17
CATEGORY DAY          1            4            1            5
DISPERSION            POOR         VERY GOOD    POOR         EXCELLENT
LAL                   1-8 STRIKES  1-8 STRIKES  1-8 STRIKES  1-8 STRIKES
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     1629         9054         702          18648
SILT/500 MLT (F)                   77                        80
KEETCH-BYRAM          501-600      301-400      301-400      401-500

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTH WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
UP TO 5 MPH.

$$

LAZ041-042-073-074-301030-
CALCASIEU-JEFFERSON DAVIS-WEST CAMERON-EAST CAMERON-
348 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     70           90           90           50
TEMP (24H TREND)      73 (-3)      84 (-3)      73           88
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (0)      71 (+12)     100          61
MAX WBGT (F)          84           83           83           86
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                S  8 G11                  S  6 G11
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE  9 G14    S  9 G12     S  8 G11     S  8 G11
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.65         1.32         0.34         0.13
PRECIP DURATION       8            12           3            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING

MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 138          1279         109          2217
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)452          4195         356          7273
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  9         S  9         S  7         S  7
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 21         S 21         S 15         S 15
CATEGORY DAY          1            4            1            4
DISPERSION            POOR         VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
LAL                   1-8 STRIKES  1-8 STRIKES  1-8 STRIKES  1-8 STRIKES
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     1242         11511        763          15519
SILT/500 MLT (F)                   76                        80
KEETCH-BYRAM          301-400      201-300      201-300      201-300

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN
THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S.
HIGHS AROUND 90. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

LAZ043>045-052>055-301030-
ACADIA-LAFAYETTE-UPPER ST. MARTIN-VERMILION-IBERIA-ST. MARY-
LOWER ST. MARTIN-
348 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     70           90           90           50
TEMP (24H TREND)      74 (-2)      86 (-2)      74           91
RH % (24H TREND)      99 (-1)      65 (+11)     100          58
MAX WBGT (F)          84           85           85           86
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                S  6 G11                  SE  6 G11
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE  8 G14    S  8         S  6 G11     S  7 G11
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.60         1.09         0.20         0.10
PRECIP DURATION       8            12           3            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING

MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 118          2331         111          2314
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)387          7647         363          7593
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  8         S  9         S  7         S  6
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 18         S 20         S 16         S 14
CATEGORY DAY          1            5            1            4
DISPERSION            POOR         EXCELLENT    POOR         VERY GOOD
LAL                   1-8 STRIKES  1-8 STRIKES  1-8 STRIKES  1-8 STRIKES
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     944          20979        777          13884
SILT/500 MLT (F)                   76                        81
KEETCH-BYRAM          301-400      201-300      201-300      201-300

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

LAZ028-029-032-033-301030-
RAPIDES-AVOYELLES-EVANGELINE-ST. LANDRY-
348 PM CDT FRI AUG 29 2014

                      TONIGHT      SAT          SAT NIGHT    SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     70           90           90           50
TEMP (24H TREND)      72 (-1)      83 (-7)      72           89
RH % (24H TREND)      100 (0)      71 (+23)     100          58
MAX WBGT (F)          84           84           83           86
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                SE  5 G10                 LGT/VAR
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   SE  5        S  7 G11     LGT/VAR      S  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.40         1.24         0.32         0.13
PRECIP DURATION       8            12           3            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 PM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING   6 PM

MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 123          1249         145          2384
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)405          4098         475          7820
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   S  8         S 10         S  6         S  7
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   S 18         S 23         S 14         S 15
CATEGORY DAY          1            4            1            5
DISPERSION            POOR         VERY GOOD    POOR         EXCELLENT
LAL                   1-8 STRIKES  1-8 STRIKES  1-8 STRIKES  1-8 STRIKES
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     984          12490        870          16688
SILT/500 MLT (F)                   76                        81
KEETCH-BYRAM          401-500      301-400      301-400      301-400

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTH WINDS
UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
UP TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY THROUGH THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER
70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 90S. SOUTHEAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 90S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.

$$







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