Area Forecast Discussion
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FXUS64 KLIX 230500
AFDLIX

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
1200 AM CDT WED APR 23 2014

.AVIATION...

PATCHY FOG WILL RESULT IN IFR TO MVFR CONDITIONS OVERNIGHT INTO
EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING AT SEVERAL AIRPORTS...ESPECIALLY FROM
10-13Z. THE LOWEST CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY AT KHUM WHERE VSBY
RESTRICTIONS HAVE ALREADY STARTED. OTHERWISE...VFR CONDITIONS
WILL PREVAIL THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING. 22/TD

&&

.PREV DISCUSSION... /ISSUED 821 PM CDT TUE APR 22 2014/

SOUNDING DISCUSSION...

THE 00Z SOUNDING CONTINUED TO SHOW SOME LOW LEVEL INSTABILITY IN
PLACE BENEATH AN ELEVATED INVERSION AT 750MB. ABOVE THE
INVERSION...A DEEP LAYER NORTHWEST FLOW CONTINUED TO ADVECT IN A
MUCH DRIER AND MORE STABLE AIRMASS. AS A RESULT...ONLY A BROKEN
STRATOCU FIELD AND SOME LIGHT MARINE LAYER SHOWERS WERE NOTED
AROUND THE TIME OF OBSERVATION. 32

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
MCB  57  81  59  83 /  10  10  10  10
BTR  61  83  61  84 /  10  10  10  10
ASD  59  81  60  81 /  10  10  10  10
MSY  64  77  64  80 /  10  10  10  10
GPT  62  79  58  78 /  10  10  10  10
PQL  59  79  57  80 /  10  10  10  10

&&

.LIX WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
LA...NONE.
GM...NONE.
MS...NONE.
GM...NONE.
&&

$$







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