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FNUS74 KLIX 211443  
FWSLIX  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR O-02 FROG POND...SANDHILL CRANE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW ORLEANS LA  
843 AM CST TUE NOV 21 2017  
 
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
 
WE CAN BE REACHED AT (985) 649-0357 IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS OR CONCERNS  
WITH THIS FORECAST.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
A STRONG DISTURBANCE WILL MOVE EAST TODAY AHEAD OF A  
COLD FRONT THAT WILL MOVE THROUGH THE GULF STATES WEDNESDAY.  
HIGH PRESSURE WILL SLOWLY SETTLE OVER THE AREA THROUGH THE END  
OF THE WEEK.  
   
TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT).  
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 71.  
MIN HUMIDITY........57 PERCENT.  
DEWPOINT............40 INCREASING TO 56.  
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN THE MORNING  
BECOMING LIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL INCREASING TO 2400 FT AGL LATE IN  
THE MORNING, THEN INCREASING TO 4400 FT AGL  
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON DECREASING TO 300 FT AGL  
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT (M)...91 METERS AGL INCREASING TO 732 METERS AGL LATE  
IN THE MORNING, THEN INCREASING TO 1341 METERS  
AGL EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON DECREASING TO 91  
METERS AGL LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 6 TO 10 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST  
5 TO 7 MPH IN THE AFTERNOON.  
TRANSPORT WINDS M/S.SOUTHEAST 3 TO 4 METERS/SECOND SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHWEST 2 TO 3 METERS/SECOND IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
LVORI...............5.  
RAINFALL AMOUNT.....0.00 INCHES.  
 
TIME (CST) 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM  
SKY (%).........45 46 47 49 51 53 54 56  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....  
TSTM COV........  
CHC OF PCPN (%).10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10  
TEMP............64 67 70 71 71 69 66 62  
DEWPOINT........51 53 55 55 55 55 55 56  
RH..............63 61 59 57 57 61 68 81  
20 FT WIND DIR..ESE SSE S S S S S SSE  
20 FT WIND SPD..3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2  
20 FT WIND GUST.5 5 5 5 5 5 5 5  
MIX HGT (KFT)...2.4 2.4 4.4 4.4 4.4 0.3 0.3 0.3  
MIX HGT (KM)....0.7 0.7 1.3 1.3 1.3 0.1 0.1 0.1  
TRANSP WIND DIR.ESE ESE SSW SSW SSW WSW WSW WSW  
TRANSP WIND SPD.10 10 7 7 7 5 5 5  
TRANS WIND DIR..ESE ESE SSW SSW SSW WSW WSW WSW  
TRANS SPD (M/S).4 4 3 3 3 2 2 2  
LVORI...........3 3 3 3 3 3 3 5  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT).  
CHANCE OF PCPN......10 PERCENT.  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 45.  
MAX HUMIDITY........90 PERCENT.  
DEWPOINT............54 DECREASING TO 44.  
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING NORTH 5 TO 8 MPH AFTER  
MIDNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......300 FT AGL.  
MIXING HEIGHT (M)...91 METERS AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST AROUND 7 MPH SHIFTING TO THE NORTH 5 TO 8  
MPH IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT.  
TRANSPORT WINDS M/S.EAST AROUND 3 METERS/SECOND SHIFTING TO THE  
NORTH 2 TO 4 METERS/SECOND IN THE LATE EVENING  
AND OVERNIGHT.  
LVORI...............6.  
RAINFALL AMOUNT.....0.00 INCHES.  
FOG POTENTIAL.......LOW.  
FOG TYPE............POSSIBLE STEAM FOG AFTER ANY SHOWERS.  
 
TIME (CST) 6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM  
SKY (%).........57 58 59 60 61 63 64 65 67 69 68 65  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....  
TSTM COV........  
CHC OF PCPN (%).10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10 10  
TEMP............59 57 56 55 55 54 53 52 50 49 47 45  
DEWPOINT........56 53 53 52 52 51 50 48 46 44 43 42  
RH..............90 86 90 90 90 90 89 86 86 83 86 89  
20 FT WIND DIR..SE ESE ENE NNE NNE NNE NNE N N N N NNE  
20 FT WIND SPD..2 2 2 2 2 3 3 4 4 5 5 6  
20 FT WIND GUST.5 5 5 5 5 5 5 10 10 10 10 15  
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.3  
MIX HGT (KM)....0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1 0.1  
TRANSP WIND DIR.E E E NNE NNE NNE N N N N N N  
TRANSP WIND SPD.7 7 7 5 5 5 6 6 6 8 8 8  
TRANS WIND DIR..E E E NNE NNE NNE N N N N N N  
TRANS SPD (M/S).3 3 3 2 2 2 3 3 3 4 4 4  
LVORI...........6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6  
   
WEDNESDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (60-70 PERCENT).  
CHANCE OF PCPN......0 PERCENT.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 65.  
MIN HUMIDITY........45 PERCENT.  
DEWPOINT............41.  
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 8 TO 9 MPH.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......300-2000 FT AGL INCREASING TO 3200 FT AGL EARLY  
IN THE AFTERNOON, THEN DECREASING TO 400 FT AGL  
LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT (M)...91-610 METERS AGL INCREASING TO 975 METERS AGL  
EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON, THEN DECREASING TO 122  
METERS AGL LATE IN THE AFTERNOON.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....NORTH 18 TO 24 MPH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS M/S.NORTH 8 TO 11 METERS/SECOND.  
LVORI...............3.  
FOG POTENTIAL.......LOW WED AND WED NIGHT.  
FOG TYPE............LIGHT RADIATIONAL FOG LOW LYING AREAS.  
 
TIME (CST) 6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM  
SKY (%).........66 66 66 66 66 66 63 63 63 63 63 63  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....  
TSTM COV........  
CHC OF PCPN (%).0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
TEMP............45 47 50 54 57 60 63 64 65 64 62 58  
DEWPOINT........41 40 40 40 40 41 42 42 43 43 43 43  
RH..............86 76 68 59 53 49 46 45 45 46 50 57  
20 FT WIND DIR..NNE NNE NNE NNE NNE N N N N N N N  
20 FT WIND SPD..6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 6 7 7  
20 FT WIND GUST.15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15 15  
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.3 0.3 0.3 2.0 2.0 2.0 3.2 3.2 3.2 0.4 0.4 0.4  
MIX HGT (KM)....0.1 0.1 0.1 0.6 0.6 0.6 1.0 1.0 1.0 0.1 0.1 0.1  
TRANSP WIND DIR.NNE NNE NNE NNE NNE NNE NNE NNE NNE NNE NNE NNE  
TRANSP WIND SPD.18 18 18 24 24 24 21 21 21 21 21 21  
TRANS WIND DIR..NNE NNE NNE NNE NNE NNE NNE NNE NNE NNE NNE NNE  
TRANS SPD (M/S).8 8 8 11 11 11 9 9 9 9 9 9  
LVORI...........4 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2 2  
 

 
FORECASTER...RICKS  
REQUESTED BY...SCOTT SAUCIER  
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED  
.TAG 1719067.0/LIX  
.EMAIL SCOTT_SAUCIER@FWS.GOV  
 
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