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
344 PM CDT SAT SEP 27 2014

.DISCUSSION...

A TRAVELING WARM FRONT EXTENDS THROUGH PENSACOLA TO MARINE POINT
26N 94W...DRIFTING WESTWARD. THE FRONT WILL SLOW TO A HALT...
NEAR A LINE FROM GULFPORT TO MARINE POINT 26N 95W AROUND NOON ON
SUNDAY. THE BERMUDA HIGH PRESSURE SYSTEM WILL REBUILD WESTWARD
THROUGH THE GULF OF MEXICO...WASHING OUT THE FRONT ON WEDNESDAY.

A GREAT PLAINS COLD FRONT WILL TRAVEL SOUTH AND EAST THROUGH THE
FIRE WEATHER AREA BY FRIDAY EVENING.

LAZ027-030-031-TXZ180-201-259>262-281015-
VERNON-BEAUREGARD-ALLEN-TYLER-HARDIN-NORTHERN JASPER-
NORTHERN NEWTON-SOUTHERN JASPER-SOUTHERN NEWTON-
344 PM CDT SAT SEP 27 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      66 (+1)      84 (-1)      65           84
RH % (24H TREND)      97 (-3)      51 (+7)      98           53
MAX WBGT (F)          80           82           81           84
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.00         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0
PRECIP BEGIN          2 AM
PRECIP END            6 AM
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 84           2117         101          2231
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)276          6947         333          7321
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   E  2         NE  4        NW  1        N  6
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  3         NE  8        NW  2        N 13
CATEGORY DAY          1            4            1            4
DISPERSION            POOR         VERY GOOD    POOR         VERY GOOD
LAL                   NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     168          8468         101          13386
SILT/500 MLT (F)                   74                        74
KEETCH-BYRAM          401-500      401-500      401-500      401-500

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. EAST WINDS UP
TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.
SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH IN THE
AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

LAZ041-042-073-074-TXZ215-216-281015-
CALCASIEU-JEFFERSON DAVIS-WEST CAMERON-EAST CAMERON-JEFFERSON-
ORANGE-
344 PM CDT SAT SEP 27 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           20           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      67 (-1)      83 (-2)      67           84
RH % (24H TREND)      93 (-7)      58 (+11)     96           57
MAX WBGT (F)          79           81           81           85
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                NE  5                     LGT/VAR
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   LGT/VAR      NE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.01         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            1
PRECIP BEGIN          2 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 73           1772         88           2077
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)239          5814         288          6813
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   E  2         NE  4        N  1         N  5
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   E  3         NE  9        N  2         N 10
CATEGORY DAY          1            3            1            4
DISPERSION            POOR         GOOD         POOR         VERY GOOD
LAL                   NO TSTMS     9-15 STRIKES NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     146          7088         88           10385
SILT/500 MLT (F)                   72                        73
KEETCH-BYRAM          301-400      301-400      301-400      301-400

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE WEST AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS
UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
NORTHWEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
15 MPH.

$$

LAZ028-029-032-033-281015-
RAPIDES-AVOYELLES-EVANGELINE-ST. LANDRY-
344 PM CDT SAT SEP 27 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           SHOWERS      TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           20           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      67 (+3)      82 (-4)      65           83
RH % (24H TREND)      94 (-6)      56 (+10)     98           56
MAX WBGT (F)          79           80           80           82
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   LGT/VAR      NE  5        LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.01         0.02         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       0            1
PRECIP BEGIN          2 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   6 PM
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 77           1770         116          1447
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)253          5807         380          4748
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NE  2        NE  7        N  3         N  4
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NE  5        NE 16        N  6         N  8
CATEGORY DAY          1            4            1            3
DISPERSION            POOR         VERY GOOD    POOR         GOOD
LAL                   NO TSTMS     9-15 STRIKES NO TSTMS     NO TSTMS
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     154          12390        348          5788
SILT/500 MLT (F)                   72                        70
KEETCH-BYRAM          501-600      501-600      501-600      501-600

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHEAST
WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS
UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY THROUGH FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE
NORTH IN THE AFTERNOON.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. COOLER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S.
NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.

$$

LAZ043>045-052>055-281015-
ACADIA-LAFAYETTE-UPPER ST. MARTIN-VERMILION-IBERIA-ST. MARY-
LOWER ST. MARTIN-
344 PM CDT SAT SEP 27 2014

                      TONIGHT      SUN          SUN NIGHT    MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           40           20           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      68 (0)       82 (-3)      67           84
RH % (24H TREND)      96 (-4)      64 (+15)     99           57
MAX WBGT (F)          80           82           81           84
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)                LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.04         0.10         0.01         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       1            2            1
PRECIP BEGIN          2 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   6 AM
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 68           1275         101          1724
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)224          4183         333          5657
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   N  3         N  5         NW  2        NW  2
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N  7         N 10         NW  3        NW  5
CATEGORY DAY          1            3            1            2
DISPERSION            POOR         GOOD         POOR         FAIR
LAL                   9-15 STRIKES 16-25 STRIKES 9-15 STRIKES NO TSTMS
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     204          6375         202          3448
SILT/500 MLT (F)                   72                        71
KEETCH-BYRAM          401-500      401-500      401-500      401-500

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. NORTH WINDS
UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS
UP TO 5 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 70. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 80S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. WEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING PARTLY
CLOUDY. SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE MORNING THEN BECOMING SUNNY.
HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.

$$









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