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
311 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A WARM AND MOIST AIR MASS WILL PERSIST ACROSS SOUTHEAST TEXAS THROUGH SUNDAY.
LOOK FOR INCREASING SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM CHANCES...MAINLY SUNDAY NIGHT
THROUGH MONDAY MORNING. A COLD FRONT IS FORECAST TO MOVE THROUGH THE AREA ON
MONDAY...AND A DRIER AIR MASS CAN BE EXPECTED IN ITS WAKE AS WINDS SHIFT TO
THE NORTHEAST AND NORTH. STRENGTHENING SOUTHEAST WINDS ARE CURRENTLY IN THE
FORECAST FOR NEXT WEEKEND.

TXZ176-195>198-011515-
BRAZOS-BURLESON-GRIMES-MADISON-WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRENHAM...BRYAN...CALDWELL...
COLLEGE STATION...LAKE SOMERVILLE...MADISONVILLE...NAVASOTA
311 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

                              TONIGHT          SUN    SUN NIGHT          MON

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                20           50           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)              68 (-3)      81 (-3)           66           76
RH (24H TREND)                92 (-4)     76 (+28)          100           65
20 FT WIND (MPH)                NE  5        NE  5        NE 10         N 10
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)              0         1120           45          684
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)             0         3673          148         2245
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             NE  7         E  9        NE  7         N 17
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             NE  4         E  5        NE  4         N  9
VENT RATE (M2/S)                    0         5600          180         6156
CATEGORY DAY                                     3                         3
SUNSHINE HOURS                                   6                         3
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              2            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TXZ163-164-177>179-011515-
HOUSTON-POLK-SAN JACINTO-TRINITY-WALKER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLDSPRING...CORRIGAN...CROCKETT...
GROVETON...HUNTSVILLE...LIVINGSTON...ONALASKA...SHEPHERD...
TRINITY
311 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

                              TONIGHT          SUN    SUN NIGHT          MON

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                20           40           60           60
TEMP (24H TREND)              69 (-1)      82 (-2)           67           77
RH (24H TREND)                89 (-6)     72 (+22)          100           63
20 FT WIND (MPH)              LGT/VAR        NE  4        NE  6         N  7
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)              0         1316           62          970
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)             0         4317          202         3183
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             NE  3         E  9         E  4        NE 13
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             NE  2         E  5         E  2        NE  7
VENT RATE (M2/S)                    0         6580          124         6790
CATEGORY DAY                                     3                         3
SUNSHINE HOURS                                   6                         3
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              2            2            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TXZ199-200-210>213-226-227-011515-
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
311 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

                              TONIGHT          SUN    SUN NIGHT          MON

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                20           40           70           70
TEMP (24H TREND)              71 (-2)      83 (-2)           70           79
RH (24H TREND)                92 (-5)     73 (+20)          100           64
20 FT WIND (MPH)                NE  4         E  6        NE  7         N 10
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)              0         1210           66          874
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)             0         3969          218         2869
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              E  5        SE 10         E  5        NE 15
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              E  3        SE  5         E  3        NE  8
VENT RATE (M2/S)                    0         6050          198         6992
CATEGORY DAY                                     3                         3
SUNSHINE HOURS                                   6                         3
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              2            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TXZ214-235>238-011515-
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
311 PM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

                              TONIGHT          SUN    SUN NIGHT          MON

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                20           40           70           70
TEMP (24H TREND)              73 (-1)       84 (0)           72           82
RH (24H TREND)               100 (+1)     73 (+13)          100           66
20 FT WIND (MPH)                 E  4         E  7         E  8        NE  9
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)              0         1061           66         1021
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)             0         3481          216         3351
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              E  6        SE 12        SE 10         N  8
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              E  3        SE  6        SE  5         N  4
VENT RATE (M2/S)                    0         6366          330         4084
CATEGORY DAY                                     3                         3
SUNSHINE HOURS                                   6                         3
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              2            3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 70S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS AROUND 80. NORTHWEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. WEST WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTHEAST LATE IN THE EVENING.
.FRIDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10
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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