Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast FOR West Texas/Southeast New Mexico
Nantional Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
223 PM CDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Cooler temperatures will persist the next couple of days and fairly
low fire weather concerns look to continue through at least mid
next week. Modest rain chances will also be present through Monday
adding to fuel moisture levels. Warmer temperatures by the middle of
next week will decrease humidities, but not below 15 percent.
Overnight recovery will be good to excellent.

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For point-specific forecasts please see the Point Fire Weather Matrix
product issued by the Midland/Odessa National Weather Service Office.

NMZ114-TXZ258-251615-
Guadalupe Mountains-
Including the cities of Guadalupe Mountains NP and Pine Springs
123 PM MDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (55-65 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....Around 60 above 6000 feet...61 to 66 below
                      6000 feet.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
* Max humidity........80-100 percent above 6000 feet...75-95
                      percent below 6000 feet.
*    24 hr trend......10 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....50 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...South 10 to 15 mph.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (50-60 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.
* Max temperature.....In the upper 70s above 6000 feet...79 to 84
                      below 6000 feet.
*    24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity........40-50 percent.
*    24 hr trend......4 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................1 until 1300, then 4.
* Chance of precip....50 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southwest around 15 mph.
* Mixing height.......9500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....Southeast around 16 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Very good/111000 knot-ft.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms in the evening and
                      overnight.
* Min temperature.....In the upper 50s above 6000 feet...60 to 65
                      below 6000 feet.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
* Max humidity........75-95 percent.
*    24 hr trend......2 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3 until 0100, then 4.
* Chance of precip....60 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...South 5 to 10 mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (55-65 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....In the upper 70s above 6000 feet...80 to 85
                      below 6000 feet.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
* Min humidity........35-45 percent.
*    24 hr trend......4 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................4.
* Chance of precip....50 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...South around 15 mph.
* Mixing height.......9800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....South around 10 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Good/62800 knot-ft.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s above 6000 feet...in the mid
80s below 6000 feet. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Minimum relative
humidity above 15 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s above 6000 feet...in the lower
90s below 6000 feet. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Minimum relative
humidity above 15 percent.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s above 6000 feet...in the
lower 90s below 6000 feet. West winds 10 to 15 mph. Minimum relative
humidity at or below 15 percent.

$$

NMZ115-251615-
Southeast Plains-
123 PM MDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....In the mid 60s.
*    24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity........75-95 percent.
*    24 hr trend......8 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....50 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southwest 10 to 15 mph.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (60-70 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms through the day.
* Max temperature.....82 to 87.
*    24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity........40-50 percent.
*    24 hr trend......4 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....50 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southwest around 15 mph.
* Mixing height.......8700 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....Southeast around 20 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Very good/136900 knot-ft.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms in the evening and
                      overnight.
* Min temperature.....In the mid 60s.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
* Max humidity........80-100 percent.
*    24 hr trend......2 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3 until 0100, then 4.
* Chance of precip....60 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southwest 10 to 15 mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (55-65 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....In the mid 80s.
*    24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity........35-45 percent.
*    24 hr trend......6 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....50 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southwest around 15 mph.
* Mixing height.......11000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....South around 18 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Very good/116400 knot-ft.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. Southwest winds 10 to
15 mph. Minimum relative humidity at or below 15 percent.
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 90s. West winds 10 to 15 mph.
Minimum relative humidity at or below 15 percent.

$$

TXZ057-074-079>081-251615-
Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-Davis/Apache Mountains Area-
Presidio Valley-Marfa Plateau-Big Bend Area-
Including the cities of Van Horn, Alpine, Fort Davis, Presidio,
Marfa, Big Bend NP, and Marathon
223 PM CDT Sat Jun 24 2017 /123 PM MDT Sat Jun 24 2017/

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (45-55 percent). Slight chance
                      of showers and thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....In the mid 60s across the mountains...in the
                      mid 70s along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity........70-90 percent across the mountains...55-75
                      percent along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......20 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........East winds 15 to 20 mph above 5000
                      feet...east 10 to 15 mph below 5000 feet.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....20 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...East 10 to 15 mph.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (45-55 percent). Slight chance
                      of showers and thunderstorms in the
                      afternoon.
* Max temperature.....80 to 85 across the mountains...in the mid
                      90s along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity........30-40 percent.
*    24 hr trend......2 percent drier.
* LAL.................1 until 1300, then 3.
* Chance of precip....20 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...East around 20 mph.
* Mixing height.......12300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....East around 18 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Excellent/150000 knot-ft.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (45-55 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms in the evening
                      and overnight.
* Min temperature.....In the lower 60s across the mountains...in
                      the mid 70s along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
* Max humidity........70-90 percent across the mountains...60-80
                      percent along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Wind 20FT...........East winds 10 to 15 mph above 5000
                      feet...east 15 to 20 mph below 5000 feet.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....50 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...East 10 to 15 mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (50-60 percent). Slight chance
                      of showers and thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....In the lower 80s across the mountains...in
                      the mid 90s along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Min humidity........30-40 percent across the mountains...25-35
                      percent along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......2 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....20 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...East around 10 mph.
* Mixing height.......11400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....Southeast around 14 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Very good/116700 knot-ft.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s across the mountains...in the
upper 90s along the Rio Grande. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Minimum
relative humidity above 15 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s across the mountains...around
101 along the Rio Grande. South winds 10 to 15 mph above 5000 feet...
south 5 to 10 mph below 5000 feet. Minimum relative humidity above
15 percent.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s across the mountains...around
103 along the Rio Grande. West winds 10 to 15 mph above 5000 feet...
west 5 to 10 mph below 5000 feet. Minimum relative humidity above
15 percent.

$$

TXZ045>048-050>053-058>063-067>070-075-082-251615-
Gaines-Dawson-Borden-Scurry-Andrews-Martin-Howard-Mitchell-
Reeves County and Upper Trans Pecos-Loving-Winkler-Ector-Midland-
Glasscock-Ward-Crane-Upton-Reagan-Pecos-Terrell-
Including the cities of Seminole, Lamesa, Gail, Snyder, Andrews,
Stanton, Big Spring, Colorado City, Pecos, Mentone, Kermit, Odessa,
Midland, Garden City, Monahans, Crane, McCamey, Rankin, Big Lake,
Fort Stockton, Dryden, and Sanderson
223 PM CDT Sat Jun 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (55-65 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....In the upper 60s.
*    24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Max humidity........70-90 percent.
*    24 hr trend......7 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....50 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...East 10 to 15 mph.

.SUNDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (60-70 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....85 to 90.
*    24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity........40-50 percent.
*    24 hr trend......6 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....50 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Northeast around 15 mph.
* Mixing height.......9600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....Southeast around 18 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Very good/128300 knot-ft.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (55-65 percent). Slight chance
                      of showers and thunderstorms in the evening,
                      and overnight.
* Min temperature.....In the upper 60s.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
* Max humidity........70-90 percent.
*    24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Wind 20FT...........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3 until 0100, then 4.
* Chance of precip....50 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southeast 5 to 10 mph.

.MONDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (55-65 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....86 to 91.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
* Min humidity........40-50 percent.
*    24 hr trend......3 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....50 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southeast around 10 mph.
* Mixing height.......11000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....Southeast around 20 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Very good/132100 knot-ft.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.TUESDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 90s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 90s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.

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