Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
408 AM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

.DISCUSSION...
ELEVATED FIRE WEATHER CONDITIONS EXPECTED TODAY.

A VERY DRY AIRMASS REMAINS IN PLACE. AFTERNOON HUMIDITIES WILL BE BELOW 20
PERCENT FOR MOST SITES BUT THE IMMEDIATE COAST. WINDS WILL BE LIGHTER
THAN YESTERDAY...10 TO 15 MPH WITH SOME HIGHER GUSTS...BUT WILL WEAKEN
IN THE AFTERNOON. EXPECT SLIGHTLY HIGHER HUMIDITY LEVELS ON WEDNESDAY
ALONG WITH MUCH WEAKER WINDS.

TXZ176-195>198-100515-
BRAZOS-BURLESON-GRIMES-MADISON-WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRENHAM...BRYAN...CALDWELL...
COLLEGE STATION...LAKE SOMERVILLE...MADISONVILLE...NAVASOTA
408 AM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          WED

CLOUD COVER                     CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                 0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)              63 (+4)      39 (+5)           69
RH (24H TREND)                19 (+3)     77 (+16)           31
20 FT WIND (MPH)                NW 11         E  4        SE  5
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1144            0          811
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          3754            0         2661
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             NW 16         N  4         S 10
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             NW  8         N  2         S  5
VENT RATE (M2/S)                 9152            0         4055
CATEGORY DAY                        4                         3
SUNSHINE HOURS                     10                         9
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW.

$$

TXZ163-164-177>179-100515-
HOUSTON-POLK-SAN JACINTO-TRINITY-WALKER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLDSPRING...CORRIGAN...CROCKETT...
GROVETON...HUNTSVILLE...LIVINGSTON...ONALASKA...SHEPHERD...
TRINITY
408 AM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          WED

CLOUD COVER                     CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                 0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)              60 (+3)      36 (+3)           67
RH (24H TREND)                20 (+3)     80 (+18)           33
20 FT WIND (MPH)                NW 11      LGT/VAR        SE  3
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1244            0          795
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          4082            0         2608
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             NW 21        NW  6        SW  7
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             NW 11        NW  3        SW  4
VENT RATE (M2/S)                13684            0         3180
CATEGORY DAY                        4                         2
SUNSHINE HOURS                     10                         9
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW.

$$

TXZ199-200-210>213-226-227-100515-
AUSTIN-COLORADO-FORT BEND-HARRIS-LIBERTY-MONTGOMERY-WALLER-
WHARTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BELLVILLE...BROOKSHIRE...CLEVELAND...
COLUMBUS...CONROE...DAYTON...EAGLE LAKE...EL CAMPO...HEMPSTEAD...
HOUSTON...HUMBLE...KATY...LIBERTY...MISSOURI CITY...PASADENA...
PIERCE...PRAIRIE VIEW...RICHMOND...ROSENBERG...SEALY...
SUGAR LAND...THE WOODLANDS...TOMBALL...WEIMAR...WHARTON...WILLIS
408 AM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          WED

CLOUD COVER                     CLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                 0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)              64 (+2)      40 (+5)           70
RH (24H TREND)                17 (+2)     82 (+18)           34
20 FT WIND (MPH)                NW 10      LGT/VAR         S  4
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1113            0          867
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          3652            0         2843
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             NW 17        NW  5         S  8
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             NW  9        NW  3         S  4
VENT RATE (M2/S)                10017            0         3468
CATEGORY DAY                        4                         2
SUNSHINE HOURS                     10                        10
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW.

$$

TXZ214-235>238-100515-
BRAZORIA-CHAMBERS-GALVESTON-JACKSON-MATAGORDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALVIN...ANAHUAC...ANGLETON...BAY CITY...
EDNA...FREEPORT...FRIENDSWOOD...GALVESTON...LAKE JACKSON...
LEAGUE CITY...MONT BELVIEU...PALACIOS...PEARLAND...TEXAS CITY...
WINNIE
408 AM CST TUE FEB 9 2016

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          WED

CLOUD COVER                    MCLEAR        CLEAR        CLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                      NONE         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                 0            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)              65 (+1)      42 (+6)           68
RH (24H TREND)                17 (+1)     80 (+12)           40
20 FT WIND (MPH)                NW 10        NE  4        SW  5
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)            976            0          828
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          3203            0         2718
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             NW 14        NW  4         S  7
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             NW  7        NW  2         S  4
VENT RATE (M2/S)                 6832            0         3312
CATEGORY DAY                        3                         2
SUNSHINE HOURS                      9                        10
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 40S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO
5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 70. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.

...NOTES...
1. IN THE TABULAR FORECAST SECTIONS ABOVE...`MAX/MIN MIX HGT` IS
   MAXIMUM MIXING HEIGHT VALUE DURING THE DAY AND MINIMUM VALUE AT NIGHT.
2. IN THE EXTENDED FORECAST...WIND SPEEDS REPRESENT THE DAYTIME PERIODS
   ONLY.

$$


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