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AFDLIX

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA
845 PM CDT WED MAR 25 2015


.SOUNDING DISCUSSION...
THERE WERE NO PROBLEMS WITH THE UPPER AIR RELEASE THIS EVENING.
THE 00Z SOUNDING INDICATED A DRY AND STABLE ATMOSPHERE OVER THE
AREA. A STRONG INVERSION PERSISTED NEAR 85H. THE PRECIPITABLE
WATER VALUE REMAINED LOW AT 0.71 INCH. SOUTHERLY FLOW PREVAILED
BELOW THE INVERSION...WITH SOUTHWEST TO WEST SOUTHWEST WINDS
OBSERVED ABOVE IT. THE MAX WIND WAS 100 KNOTS AT 150 MB.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
MCB  78  58  74  42 /  10  10  60  30
BTR  79  60  75  45 /   0  10  60  20
ASD  78  61  75  48 /  10  10  60  40
MSY  78  64  75  50 /  10  10  60  40
GPT  76  63  74  49 /  10  10  70  40
PQL  77  61  76  49 /  10  10  70  50

&&

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

$$



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