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Fire Weather Planning Forecast FOR The Florida Keys
National Weather Service Key West FL
626 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017

.Discussion...The cold front sprawling across the east coast
states and Florida will progress slowly southeastward through
tonight. The main forecast problem is the timing of the arrival of
the cold front. For this reason has adopted a blend of the
guidance and anticipate the front to move through the area
Wednesday morning. Ahead of the front we expect a gradual shift in
winds from southeast to south this morning, becoming north and
increasing to near 15 mph after midnight. Winds will spread from
west to east across the Island Chain with the front passing the
Upper Keys between 8 am and 1 pm Wednesday.

FLZ076>078-251100-
Monroe Upper Keys-Monroe Middle Keys-Monroe Lower Keys-
Including the cities of Key Largo, Marathon, and Key West
626 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017

                      Today        Tonight      Wed

Cloud Cover           Mcldy        Mcldy        Mcldy
Chance Precip (%)     60           60           60
Weather Type          tstms        tstms        showers
Temp                  85           74           78
Rh %                  74           94           60
20ft Wind AM(mph)     SE 12                     NW 20
20ft wind PM(mph)     SE 10        SE 10        N 21
Precip Duration       8            9            3
Precip Begin          6 AM         Continuing   Continuing
Precip End            Continuing   Continuing   2 PM
Precip Amount         8            9            3
LAL                   2            3            3
Mixing Hgt(ft-AGL)    3644         1705         3500
Transport Wnd(mph)    S 16         S 12         N 26
Dispersion Index      40           9            62
Max LVORI                          6

Remarks...None.


.Forecast for days 3 through 7...
.THURSDAY...Breezy. Partly cloudy. Lows in the upper 60s. Highs
in the upper 70s. North winds around 25 mph.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy. Lows in the lower 70s. Highs in the
lower 80s. Northeast winds around 20 mph.
.SATURDAY...Mostly cloudy with scattered showers. Lows in the mid
70s. Highs in the lower 80s. East winds around 20 mph.
.SUNDAY...Mostly cloudy. Scattered showers. Lows in the mid 70s.
Highs in the lower 80s. East winds around 15 mph.
.MONDAY...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 70s. Highs in the lower
80s. Northwest winds around 20 mph.

$$

BWC


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