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SPOT FORECAST FOR ANG  BUCK CREEK COMP84...USDA FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA
621 AM CDT FRI APR 11 2014

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...

HIGH PRESSURE CENTERED EAST OF THE AREA WILL KEEP WINDS OUT OF THE SOUTH
THROUGH THE SPOT FORECAST PERIOD. PATCHY FOG APPEARS LIKELY DURING THE EARLY
MORNING HOURS SATURDAY PROVIDED WINDS LESSEN TO APPROX 5 MPH OR LESS. ANY
FOG THAT DOES DEVELOP IS EXPECTED TO DISSIPATE BY MID MORNING SATURDAY. NO
PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED DURING THE PERIOD.


.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (30-40 PERCENT).
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 73.
MIN HUMIDITY........66 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 12 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 OR MODERATE POTENTIAL FOR LARGE PLUME
                    DOMINATED FIRE GROWTH.
MIXING HEIGHT.......1200-3000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3300-3600 FT AGL
                    IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING WINDS........SOUTH 16 TO 20 MPH.
WIND (20 FT)........
 SLOPE/VALLEY.......SOUTH WINDS 8 TO 12 MPH.

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM
SKY (%).........36  36  36  35  35  35  35  31  28  24  25  27
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............63  66  69  71  71  72  72  71  71  69  67  66
RH..............90  83  75  71  69  68  66  67  69  75  78  82
20 FT WIND DIR..S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT WIND SPD..10  10  10  10  10  12  12  12  10  10  10  9
20 FT WIND GUST.20  20  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15
EYE LVL WND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
EYE LVL WND SPD.9   9   8   8   8   9   9   9   8   8   8   7
EYE LVL WND GST.20  20  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.7 3.0 3.3 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.6 3.4 3.2 3.0 2.8 2.7
MIX HGT (KM)....0.8 0.9 1.0 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.0 1.0 0.9 0.9 0.8
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
TRANSP WIND SPD.18  17  17  16  16  17  17  17  17  17  17  18
TRANS SPD (M/S).8   8   8   7   7   8   8   8   8   8   8   8
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5

.TONIGHT...

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).........28  24  25  27  28  29  30  31  34  37  39  43
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............71  69  67  66  65  64  63  63  62  62  62  61
RH..............69  75  78  82  85  87  89  93  95  94  95  95
20 FT WIND DIR..S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT WIND SPD..10  10  10  9   9   9   9   8   8   8   7   7
20 FT WIND GUST.15  15  15  15  15  15  15  10  10  10  10  10
EYE LVL WND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
EYE LVL WND SPD.8   8   8   7   7   6   6   6   6   6   5   5
EYE LVL WND GST.15  15  15  15  15  15  15  10  10  10  10  10
MIX HGT (KFT)...3.2 3.0 2.8 2.7 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.4 2.4 2.4 2.3
MIX HGT (KM)....1.0 0.9 0.9 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.8 0.7 0.7 0.7 0.7
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
TRANSP WIND SPD.17  17  17  18  18  18  18  18  18  17  17  17
TRANS SPD (M/S).8   8   8   8   8   8   8   8   8   8   8   8
HAINES INDEX....5   5   5   5   6   6   6   6   6   6   6   6

.SATURDAY...

TIME (CDT)      10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM 6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM
SKY (%).........50  51  52  53  52  51  50  50  50  50  50  50
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....
TEMP............67  69  71  72  73  73  73  73  72  71  69  68
RH..............86  80  79  78  77  76  75  77  81  84  87  88
20 FT WIND DIR..S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
20 FT WIND SPD..8   8   9   9   9   9   9   9   9   10  10  10
20 FT WIND GUST.10  10  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15
EYE LVL WND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
EYE LVL WND SPD.6   6   6   6   6   6   6   7   7   8   8   8
EYE LVL WND GST.10  10  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15  15
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.8 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.5 3.0 2.5
MIX HGT (KM)....0.9 0.9 0.9 1.0 1.0 1.0 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.1 0.9 0.8
TRANSP WIND DIR.S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S   S
TRANSP WIND SPD.16  17  20  21  20  20  18  20  22  23  23  22
TRANS SPD (M/S).7   8   9   9   9   9   8   9   10  10  10  10
HAINES INDEX....6   6   6   6   6   6   6   5   5   5   5   5

$$
FORECASTER...JONES
REQUESTED BY...ANGELINA NF
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20140411.ANGBU.01/LCH







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