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 LOUISIANA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
437 AM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT WILL SWEEP ACROSS THE AREA TODAY BRINGING SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS TO THE AREA. RAIN WILL END FROM WEST TO EAST AFTER THE
COLD FRONT PASSES LEAVING ONLY NORTHERLY WINDS AND DRIER AIR TO FILTER
INTO THE AREA. SEASONAL TEMPERATURES AND DRY WEATHER WILL CONTINUE
INTO THE WEEKEND.

TXZ180-259-260-262315-
TYLER-NORTHERN JASPER-NORTHERN NEWTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WOODVILLE...COLMESNEIL...JASPER...
KIRBYVILLE...NEWTON
437 AM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      70 (-10)     43 (-15)     72
RH % (24H TREND)      59 (+12)     94 (0)       40
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   NW  8        N  7         NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.13         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1074         547          1122
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3525         1793         3680
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   N 11         NW  4        NW  7
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 25         NW  9        NW 16
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     11814        2188         7854
DISPERSION            4            2            3
CATEGORY DAY          VERY GOOD    FAIR         GOOD
LAL                   16-25 STRIKES1-8 STRIKES  NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           64                        61
KEETCH-BYRAM          < 200        < 200        < 200

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS
IN THE UPPER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

LAZ027>029-262315-
VERNON-RAPIDES-AVOYELLES-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LEESVILLE...NEW LLANO...ALEXANDRIA...
PINEVILLE...MARKSVILLE...BUNKIE...COTTONPORT...SIMMESPORT...
MANSURA
437 AM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      72 (-8)      42 (-16)     70
RH % (24H TREND)      55 (+8)      90 (-5)      39
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   NW  7        N 10         NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.13         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1045         451          1452
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3429         1479         4764
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  8        N  7         NW  9
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 17        N 16         NW 20
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     8360         3157         13068
DISPERSION            4            2            4
CATEGORY DAY          VERY GOOD    FAIR         VERY GOOD
LAL                   16-25 STRIKES16-25 STRIKESNO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           67                        56
KEETCH-BYRAM          < 200        < 200        < 200

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS AROUND 50. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

LAZ030>033-262315-
BEAUREGARD-ALLEN-EVANGELINE-ST. LANDRY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...DE RIDDER...OAKDALE...KINDER...
VILLE PLATTE...MAMOU...OPELOUSAS...EUNICE
437 AM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      73 (-7)      43 (-15)     71
RH % (24H TREND)      58 (+8)      89 (-7)      40
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W  8 G18     N 11 G19     N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.24         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       6
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1077         426          1299
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3534         1398         4261
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   N 12         N  8         NW  9
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 28         N 18         NW 20
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     12924        3408         11691
DISPERSION            4            2            4
CATEGORY DAY          VERY GOOD    FAIR         VERY GOOD
LAL                   16-25 STRIKES16-25 STRIKESNO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           67                        57
KEETCH-BYRAM          < 200        < 200        < 200

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

$$

TXZ201-261-262-262315-
HARDIN-SOUTHERN JASPER-SOUTHERN NEWTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...SILSBEE...BUNA...DEWEYVILLE
437 AM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      72 (-8)      44 (-15)     73
RH % (24H TREND)      59 (+7)      93 (-1)      40
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   NW  8 G17    N  7         NW  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.32         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       5
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1096         579          966
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3595         1900         3168
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   N 12         N  5         NW  7
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 26         N 12         NW 16
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     13152        2895         6762
DISPERSION            4            2            3
CATEGORY DAY          VERY GOOD    FAIR         GOOD
LAL                   16-25 STRIKES9-15 STRIKES NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           65                        60
KEETCH-BYRAM          < 200        < 200        < 200

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

$$

TXZ215-216-262315-
JEFFERSON-ORANGE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BEAUMONT...PORT ARTHUR...ORANGE...
VIDOR...BRIDGE CITY
437 AM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      73 (-5)      46 (-16)     72
RH % (24H TREND)      58 (+1)      89 (-5)      40
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   NW 10 G21    N 11 G20     NW  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.57         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       6
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1096         562          950
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3596         1844         3117
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   N 12         N  7         NW  6
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 26         N 15         NW 13
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     13152        3934         5700
DISPERSION            4            2            3
CATEGORY DAY          VERY GOOD    FAIR         GOOD
LAL                   16-25 STRIKES9-15 STRIKES NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           67                        58
KEETCH-BYRAM          < 200        < 200        < 200

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

LAZ041-042-262315-
CALCASIEU-JEFFERSON DAVIS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LAKE CHARLES...SULPHUR...JENNINGS...
LAKE ARTHUR
437 AM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      73 (-5)      45 (-16)     72
RH % (24H TREND)      60 (+6)      87 (-8)      41
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   LGT/VAR                   LGT/VAR
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W  9 G19     N 11 G21     N  5
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.44         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       6
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1087         464          1013
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3566         1521         3322
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   N 12         N  9         NW  8
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 26         N 20         NW 17
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     13044        4176         8104
DISPERSION            4            3            4
CATEGORY DAY          VERY GOOD    GOOD         VERY GOOD
LAL                   16-25 STRIKES9-15 STRIKES NO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           67                        56
KEETCH-BYRAM          < 200        < 200        < 200

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER
70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

LAZ043>045-262315-
ACADIA-LAFAYETTE-UPPER ST. MARTIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROWLEY...RAYNE...CHURCH POINT...
LAFAYETTE...BREAUX BRIDGE...ST. MARTINVILLE
437 AM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           60           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      74 (-6)      44 (-17)     69
RH % (24H TREND)      62 (+12)     90 (-5)      42
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   LGT/VAR                   N  6
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W  7 G20     N 12 G24     N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.45         0.02         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       8            1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   1 AM
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1074         426          1236
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3525         1397         4055
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   NW  8        N 11         NW  9
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   NW 17        N 24         NW 21
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     8592         4686         11124
DISPERSION            4            3            4
CATEGORY DAY          VERY GOOD    GOOD         VERY GOOD
LAL                   16-25 STRIKES16-25 STRIKESNO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           67                        55
KEETCH-BYRAM          < 200        < 200        < 200

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS AROUND 80.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

LAZ073-074-262315-
WEST CAMERON-EAST CAMERON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...HACKBERRY...CAMERON
437 AM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        PCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)      73 (-4)      47 (-16)     71
RH % (24H TREND)      61 (+3)      84 (-9)      42
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   LGT/VAR                   N  6
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W 10 G22     N 14 G25     N  6
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.67         0.00         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       6
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM
PRECIP END            6 PM
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1067         440          1050
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3499         1444         3445
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   N 12         N 10         NW  8
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   N 28         N 22         NW 17
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     12804        4400         8400
DISPERSION            4            3            4
CATEGORY DAY          VERY GOOD    GOOD         VERY GOOD
LAL                   16-25 STRIKES16-25 STRIKESNO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           67                        56
KEETCH-BYRAM          < 200        < 200        < 200

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

LAZ052>055-262315-
VERMILION-IBERIA-ST. MARY-LOWER ST. MARTIN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ABBEVILLE...KAPLAN...NEW IBERIA...
MORGAN CITY...FRANKLIN...PATTERSON...BERWICK...BAYOU VISTA...
STEPHENSVILLE
437 AM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE           TSTMS        TSTMS        NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     60           60           0
TEMP (24H TREND)      73 (-6)      45 (-18)     70
RH % (24H TREND)      67 (+13)     94 (+1)      42
20FTWND-VAL/AM(MPH)   LGT/VAR                   N  9 G17
20FTWND-RDG/PM(MPH)   W  6 G20     NW 12 G25    N  7
PRECIP AMOUNT         0.76         0.03         0.00
PRECIP DURATION       8            1
PRECIP BEGIN          7 AM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   1 AM
MIXING HGT(M-AGL/MSL) 1063         429          1180
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL/MSL)3489         1406         3872
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)   W  5         N 12         NW  9
TRANSPORT WND (MPH)   W 10         N 28         NW 20
VENT RATE (M/S-M)     5315         5148         10620
DISPERSION            3            3            4
CATEGORY DAY          GOOD         GOOD         VERY GOOD
LAL                   16-25 STRIKES16-25 STRIKESNO TSTMS
MIX HGT 500           67                        56
KEETCH-BYRAM          201-300      201-300      201-300

REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. HIGHS IN THE
LOWER 70S. NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. HIGHS IN THE MID
70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS AROUND 60. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S.
SOUTH WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 70S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 MPH.

$$

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