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FXUS64 KLCH 010907
AFDLCH

AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
407 AM CDT MON SEP 1 2014

.DISCUSSION...
THE AIRMASS REMAINS RATHER WARM AND MOIST ACROSS THE AREA THIS
MORNING WITH PW`S REMAINING AT OR SLIGHTLY ABOVE NORMAL PER THE
GPS-MET DATA.

GUIDANCE DEPICTS ANOTHER SURGE OF TROPICAL MOISTURE WITH PW`S
BETWEEN 2 AND 2.5 INCHES MOVING NORTHWARDS INTO THE AREA TODAY.
TYPICAL NOCTURNAL TROPICAL SHOWERS ARE ALREADY NOTED ON AREA
RADARS THIS MORNING ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS INTO THE COASTAL
PLAINS OF SOUTH LA AND SOUTHEAST TEXAS.

EXPECT THAT ONCE WE GET TOWARDS LATE MORNING AND EARLY AFTERNOON
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BECOME MORE NUMEROUS AS CONVECTIVE
TEMPERATURES ARE REACHED PER THE HI-RES GUIDANCE. THIS RIBBON OF
MOISTURE WILL SHIFT SLIGHTLY NORTH AND WEST FOR TUESDAY...WITH
SLIGHTLY DRIER AIRMASS TRYING TO NUDGE IN FROM THE SOUTHEAST.
DESPITE THE DRIER AIRMASS...AN EASTERLY WAVE WILL PROVIDE A BETTER
FOCUS FOR SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT. POPS AND QPF
POTENTIAL MAY ACTUALLY BE HIGHER THAN TODAY WITH THE BETTER FOCUS.

PW`S REMAIN AROUND 2 INCHES THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE FORECAST
WITH TYPICAL LATE MORNING AND AFTERNOON SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM
POTENTIAL

TEMPERATURES WILL REMAIN NEAR NORMAL OVERALL.

&&

.MARINE...
SOUTHEARLY WINDS WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF
DAYS WITH SEAS GRADUALLY LOWERING AS WELL. SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO REMAIN POSSIBLE OFF AND ON THROUGH
THE PERIOD.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
KLCH  90  77  90  76  91 /  40  20  40  20  20
KBPT  91  77  90  77  91 /  30  20  40  20  20
KAEX  92  74  92  73  92 /  40  30  40  20  20
KLFT  90  77  91  76  91 /  50  20  40  20  30

&&

.LCH WATCHES/WARNINGS/ADVISORIES...
LA...NONE.
TX...NONE.
GM...NONE.
&&

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