329  
FNUS74 KLCH 151419  
FWSLCH  
 
SPOT FORECAST FOR C-41/44...USFS  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE LAKE CHARLES LA  
919 AM CDT SUN MAY 15 2022  
 
FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON MAY 15.  
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER  
SERVICE.  
 
PLEASE CONTACT OUR OFFICE AT (337) 477-5285, IF YOU HAVE QUESTIONS  
OR CONCERNS WITH THIS FORECAST.  
   
DISCUSSION
 
 
A FEW SHOWERS OR STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE ON MONDAY, MAINLY EAST OF  
AN ALEXANDRIA TO LAFAYETTE LINE, BUT OVERALL THE CHANCE IS VERY  
LOW AT THE BURN SITE. AFTER MONDAY, DRY CONDITIONS WILL RETURN  
FOR THE WORK WEEK, WITH DAYTIME TEMPERATURES CLIMBING INTO THE  
LOWER TO MIDDLE 90S EACH DAY.  
 
   
REST OF TODAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (10-20 PERCENT).  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 91.  
MIN HUMIDITY........41 PERCENT.  
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 4 MPH EARLY IN  
THE AFTERNOON, THEN BECOMING LIGHT LATE IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING WEST AROUND 5 MPH EARLY IN  
THE AFTERNOON, THEN BECOMING LIGHT LATE IN THE  
AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......7100 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 1 TO 3 MPH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS M/S.WEST 0 TO 1 METERS/SECOND.  
 
TIME (CDT) 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM  
SKY (%).........3 8 25 25 31 23 29 23  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....  
TSTM COV........  
TEMP............82 84 87 88 90 91 91 91  
RH..............65 61 53 50 45 44 42 41  
20 FT WIND DIR..W W W W W W NW NW  
20 FT WIND SPD..3 3 3 3 5 3 3 3  
20 FT WIND GUST.6 6 6 7 10 8 8 6  
EYE LVL WND DIR.W W W W W W NW NW  
EYE LVL WND SPD.3 3 3 3 4 3 3 2  
EYE LVL WND GST.4 4 5 5 7 6 6 5  
MIX HGT (KFT)...3.0 4.5 5.4 5.9 6.0 6.7 7.1 7.1  
TRANSP WIND DIR.W W W W W W W SW  
TRANSP WIND SPD.3 2 1 1 2 2 3 3  
TRANS WIND DIR..W W W W W W W SW  
TRANS SPD (M/S).1 1 0 0 1 1 1 1  
   
TONIGHT
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING  
MOSTLY CLOUDY (50-60 PERCENT).  
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 69.  
MAX HUMIDITY........90 PERCENT.  
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 4 MPH  
OVERNIGHT, THEN BECOMING LIGHT OVERNIGHT.  
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH  
OVERNIGHT, THEN BECOMING LIGHT OVERNIGHT.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 2 TO 3 MPH SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH 6 TO 12  
MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING, THEN SHIFTING TO THE  
SOUTHWEST 12 TO 17 MPH IN THE LATE EVENING AND  
OVERNIGHT SHIFTING TO THE WEST 9 TO 12 MPH  
AFTER 3 AM.  
TRANSPORT WINDS M/S.WEST 1 TO 5 METERS/SECOND SHIFTING TO THE SOUTH  
3 TO 5 METERS/SECOND EARLY IN THE EVENING, THEN  
SHIFTING TO THE SOUTHWEST 5 TO 8 METERS/SECOND  
IN THE LATE EVENING AND OVERNIGHT SHIFTING TO  
THE WEST 4 TO 5 METERS/SECOND AFTER 3 AM.  
 
TIME (CDT) 6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM  
SKY (%).........9 13 15 22 12 25 35 40 44 42 46 55  
WEATHER COV.....  
WEATHER TYPE....  
TSTM COV........  
TEMP............90 87 82 81 78 77 76 74 73 72 71 71  
RH..............44 50 61 63 69 74 76 82 84 87 87 90  
20 FT WIND DIR..W W SE S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
20 FT WIND SPD..3 3 2 2 3 3 5 3 3 3 3 3  
20 FT WIND GUST.6 6 6 4 6 6 6 6 6 4 6  
EYE LVL WND DIR.W W SE S S SW SW SW SW SW SW SW  
EYE LVL WND SPD.2 2 1 1 2 3 4 3 3 3 2 3  
EYE LVL WND GST.5 5 4 2 3 4 5 4 4 4 3 4  
MIX HGT (KFT)...5.9 2.3 1.3 0.6 0.9 0.8 0.9 0.7 0.8 0.5 0.6 0.7  
TRANSP WIND DIR.W W S S S SW SW SW SW W SW SW  
TRANSP WIND SPD.3 2 6 12 16 17 15 13 12 12 9 10  
TRANS WIND DIR..W W S S S SW SW SW SW W SW SW  
TRANS SPD (M/S).1 1 3 5 7 8 7 6 5 5 4 4  
   
MONDAY
 
 
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY (35-45 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF  
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.  
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 92.  
MIN HUMIDITY........42 PERCENT.  
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....WEST WINDS AROUND 4 MPH BECOMING LIGHT.  
WIND (20 FT)........WEST WINDS 5 TO 7 MPH BECOMING LIGHT. GUSTY AND  
ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN  
THE AFTERNOON.  
MIXING HEIGHT.......6500 FT AGL.  
TRANSPORT WINDS.....WEST 5 TO 12 MPH.  
TRANSPORT WINDS M/S.WEST 2 TO 5 METERS/SECOND.  
 
TIME (CDT) 6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM  
SKY (%).........52 52 44 35 48 37 37 37 35 32 30 28  
WEATHER COV..... SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH  
WEATHER TYPE.... RW RW RW RW RW  
TSTM COV........ SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH  
TEMP............71 71 74 78 81 84 86 88 89 90 91 90  
RH..............87 90 82 71 65 57 53 48 47 44 42 44  
20 FT WIND DIR..SW W W W W W W SW W W W W  
20 FT WIND SPD..6 6 6 7 7 7 6 6 6 5 5 3  
20 FT WIND GUST.7 7 7 10 10 11 11 10 10 10 10 10  
EYE LVL WND DIR.SW W W W W W W SW W W W W  
EYE LVL WND SPD.4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 4 3  
EYE LVL WND GST.5 5 5 7 7 8 8 8 8 8 7 7  
MIX HGT (KFT)...0.8 0.6 1.0 1.5 2.0 2.5 3.3 4.1 4.9 5.7 6.5 5.1  
TRANSP WIND DIR.W W W W W W W W W W W W  
TRANSP WIND SPD.12 6 6 6 7 6 6 5 6 6 7 7  
TRANS WIND DIR..W W W W W W W W W W W W  
TRANS SPD (M/S).5 3 3 3 3 3 3 2 3 3 3 3  
 

 
FORECASTER...TINGLER  
REQUESTED BY...STEVEN STAPLES  
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED  
.TAG 2211229.3/LCH  
.DELDT 05/15/22  
.FORMATTERVERSION 1.0.26  
.EMAIL STEVEN.STAPLES@USDA.GOV  
 
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