Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
730 AM EDT SUN OCT 19 2014

.DISCUSSION...
AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL PROGRESS EASTWARD ACROSS THE EASTERN
UNITED STATES TODAY AND TONIGHT...BEFORE ENTERING THE WESTERN
ATLANTIC OCEAN MONDAY. THE SOUTHWESTERN EXTENT OF AN ATLANTIC RIDGE
OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL BE LOCATED JUST NORTHEAST OF THE NORTHERN
BAHAMAS MONDAY NIGHT AND TUESDAY. A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM SHOULD
DEVELOP OVER THE BAY OF CAMPECHE OR SOUTHERN GULF OF MEXICO BY THE
MIDDLE OF THE WEEK. THIS LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM SHOULD MOVE SLOWLY TO
THE EAST-NORTHEAST...TOWARD THE FLORIDA KEYS...THURSDAY THROUGH
FRIDAY. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.
MINIMUM RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES SHOULD REMAIN ABOVE 55 PERCENT
TODAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

FLZ076-077-078-201130-
MONROE UPPER KEYS-MONROE MIDDLE KEYS-MONROE LOWER KEYS-
INCLUDING THE COMMUNITIES OF...KEY LARGO...MARATHON...KEY WEST
730 AM EDT SUN OCT 19 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      MON

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     0            5            20
WEATHER TYPE          NONE         NONE         SHOWERS
TEMP                  83           75           85
RH %                  56           79           61
20FT WIND AM(MPH)     NE 3                      E 10
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     NE 9         E 10         E 10
PRECIP DURATION                                 1
PRECIP BEGIN                                    11 AM
PRECIP END                                      CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT                                   1
LAL                   1            1            1
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4000         700          4000
TRANSPORT WND(MPH)    E 10         E 12         E 13
DISPERSION INDEX      44           9            45
MAX LVORI                          4

.REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS BEFORE MIDNIGHT. MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. EAST
WINDS NEAR 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. LOWS IN THE MID
70S. EAST WINDS NEAR 10 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT EACH DAY AND
NIGHT.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. EAST TO SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO
15 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. EAST
TO SOUTHEAST WINDS NEAR 15 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 50 PERCENT BOTH
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 70S. EAST WINDS NEAR 15
MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 40 PERCENT.
.SATURDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTHEAST TO EAST
WINDS NEAR 15 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 30 PERCENT.

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