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
315 PM CST THU DEC 18 2014

.DISCUSSION...
A FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL LINGER NEAR THE COAST THIS EVENING AND
POSSIBLY MOVE INLAND AS A WARM FRONT LATE TONIGHT AND FRIDAY
MORNING. ANOTHER FRONTAL BOUNDARY WILL THEN PUSH OFF THE COAST
LATE FRIDAY. PERIODS OF RAIN AND ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ALONG
WITH VERY LOW MIXING HEIGHTS ARE EXPECTED ACROSS SOUTHEAST
TEXAS THROUGH FRIDAY. A COOL AND DRY WEEKEND IS THEN EXPECTED.
THE NEXT COLD FRONT IS EXPECTED TO MOVE THROUGH THE AREA ON
TUESDAY.

TXZ163-164-177>179-199-191615-
HOUSTON-MONTGOMERY-POLK-SAN JACINTO-TRINITY-WALKER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLDSPRING...CONROE...CORRIGAN...
CROCKETT...GROVETON...HUNTSVILLE...LIVINGSTON...ONALASKA...
SHEPHERD...THE WOODLANDS...TRINITY...WILLIS
315 PM CST THU DEC 18 2014

                              TONIGHT          FRI    FRI NIGHT          SAT

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS      SHOWERS         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                90           90           20            0
TEMP (24H TREND)              51 (-1)      54 (-8)           45           52
RH (24H TREND)                96 (-1)     83 (+15)           96           76
20 FT WIND (MPH)                NE  6        NE  8        NE  6        NE  6
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)            240          431          332          897
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)           789         1414         1090         2942
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             NE  8        NE 10        NE 10        NE  7
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             NE  4        NE  5        NE  5        NE  4
VENT RATE (M2/S)                  960         2155         1660         3588
CATEGORY DAY                                     2                         2
SUNSHINE HOURS                                   0                         3
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              3            2            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TXZ176-195>198-191615-
BRAZOS-BURLESON-GRIMES-MADISON-WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRENHAM...BRYAN...CALDWELL...
COLLEGE STATION...LAKE SOMERVILLE...MADISONVILLE...NAVASOTA
315 PM CST THU DEC 18 2014

                              TONIGHT          FRI    FRI NIGHT          SAT

CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS         NONE         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                90           80            0            0
TEMP (24H TREND)               52 (0)      55 (-8)           46           54
RH (24H TREND)                96 (-3)     80 (+14)           94           70
20 FT WIND (MPH)                NE  7         N 11        NE  6        NE  6
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)            276          485          337          850
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)           905         1591         1105         2788
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             NE 10        NE 13        NE 12        NE  7
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             NE  5        NE  7        NE  6        NE  4
VENT RATE (M2/S)                 1380         3395         2022         3400
CATEGORY DAY                                     2                         2
SUNSHINE HOURS                                   0                         3
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              3            1            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TXZ200-210>213-226-227-191615-
AUSTIN-COLORADO-FORT BEND-HARRIS-LIBERTY-WALLER-WHARTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BELLVILLE...BROOKSHIRE...CLEVELAND...
COLUMBUS...DAYTON...EAGLE LAKE...EL CAMPO...HEMPSTEAD...HOUSTON...
HUMBLE...KATY...LIBERTY...MISSOURI CITY...PASADENA...PIERCE...
PRAIRIE VIEW...RICHMOND...ROSENBERG...SEALY...SUGAR LAND...
TOMBALL...WEIMAR...WHARTON
315 PM CST THU DEC 18 2014

                              TONIGHT          FRI    FRI NIGHT          SAT

CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS      SHOWERS         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                80           80           10            0
TEMP (24H TREND)              56 (-2)      60 (-7)           48           56
RH (24H TREND)                98 (-1)      78 (+9)           93           69
20 FT WIND (MPH)                NE  6        NE  9         N  7        NE  7
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)            118          450          260          897
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)           388         1475          854         2943
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             NE  9        NE 15        NE 13        NE  9
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             NE  5        NE  8        NE  7        NE  5
VENT RATE (M2/S)                  590         3600         1820         4485
CATEGORY DAY                                     2                         3
SUNSHINE HOURS                                   0                         3
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              5            3            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

TXZ214-235>238-191615-
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
315 PM CST THU DEC 18 2014

                              TONIGHT          FRI    FRI NIGHT          SAT

CLOUD COVER                    CLOUDY        MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS      SHOWERS         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                70           70           20            0
TEMP (24H TREND)              61 (-1)      64 (-5)           50           57
RH (24H TREND)                 99 (0)      76 (-2)           92           71
20 FT WIND (MPH)                 E  6        NE  7         N 10         N 10
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)             97          434          353          764
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)           319         1425         1157         2506
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              E  7        NE 13        NE 15        NE 10
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              E  4        NE  7        NE  8        NE  5
VENT RATE (M2/S)                  388         3038         2824         3820
CATEGORY DAY                                     2                         2
SUNSHINE HOURS                                   1                         3
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              4            3            1            1

REMARKS...NONE.

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

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. NORTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHEAST WINDS
UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. EAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTH LATE IN THE EVENING.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTHWEST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY LATE IN THE AFTERNOON THEN BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 50S. SOUTHWEST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 15 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. COLDER. LOWS IN THE LOWER 40S.
NORTHWEST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTHWEST WINDS UP TO
5 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST AROUND 5 MPH LATE IN THE MORNING.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 40S. SOUTH WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 15 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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