Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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FNUS74 KMAF 261355
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SPOT FORECAST FOR SOLIS RX...NPS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
855 AM CDT THU MAR 26 2015

FORECAST IS BASED ON IGNITION TIME OF 1000 CDT ON MARCH 26.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE.

THUNDERSTORMS IMPLY GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS AND LIGHTNING DANGER.

.DISCUSSION...

A COLD FRONT THAT MOVED THROUGH WEST TEXAS OVERNIGHT HAS BROUGHT
COOLER TEMPERATURES TO THE AREA...AND WILL KEEP RELATIVE HUMIDITY
RELATIVELY HIGH THIS AFTERNOON.  OVERNIGHT RH RECOVERY WILL BE
EXCELLENT.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 68.
MIN HUMIDITY........34 PCT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTH WINDS 12 TO 17 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........3 (VERY LOW).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (75300 KNOT-FT).
LAL.................1.

TIME (CDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM   6 PM
SKY (%).........MCLDY  MCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............55     61     66     68     68
RH..............58     46     38     35     34
20 FT WIND DIR..N      N      N      N      N
20 FT WIND SPD..20     18     17     17     16
20 FT WIND GUST.       20     20     20     20
MIX HGT (FT)....3000   3000   4000   4500   4500
TRANS WIND DIR..NE     NE     N      NE     NE
TRANS WIND SPD..19     19     16     17     17
VENT CAT........FAIR   FAIR   GOOD   GOOD   GOOD
LAL.............1      1      1      1      1
HAINES INDEX....3      3      3      3      3

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 46.
MAX HUMIDITY........67 PCT.
WIND (20 FT)........NORTHEAST WINDS 6 TO 11 MPH IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING TERRAIN DOMINATED UNDER 5 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........5 (MODERATE).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....GOOD (63000 KNOT-FT) DECREASING TO POOR
                    (100 KNOT-FT) IN THE LATE EVENING AND
                    OVERNIGHT.
LAL.................1.

TIME (CDT)      7 PM   9 PM   11 PM  1 AM   3 AM   5 AM
SKY (%).........CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............67     60     56     54     50     47
RH..............36     43     50     53     59     65
20 FT WIND DIR..N      N      NE     NE     NE     E
20 FT WIND SPD..15     11     9      3      2      3
20 FT WIND GUST.                     5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)....4500   4500   500    BLW100 BLW100 BLW100
TRANS WIND DIR..NE     NE     NE     NE     NE     E
TRANS WIND SPD..14     14     6      3      3      2
VENT CAT........GOOD   GOOD   POOR   POOR   POOR   POOR
LAL.............1      1      1      1      1      1
HAINES INDEX....4      4      5      5      5      5

.FRIDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 78.
MIN HUMIDITY........14 PCT.
WIND (20 FT)........TERRAIN DOMINATED UNDER 5 MPH BECOMING SOUTH 5
                    TO 10 MPH EARLY IN THE AFTERNOON...THEN
                    BECOMING TERRAIN DOMINATED UNDER 5 MPH LATE IN
                    THE AFTERNOON.
HAINES INDEX........5 (MODERATE).
SMOKE DISPERSAL.....POOR (19600 KNOT-FT).
LAL.................1.

TIME (CDT)      7 AM   9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR  CLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............46     50     60     70     77     78
RH..............66     55     38     26     18     15
20 FT WIND DIR..SE     SE     S      S      S      S
20 FT WIND SPD..3      3      3      3      8      8
20 FT WIND GUST.5      5      5      5
MIX HGT (FT)....BLW100 BLW100 1000   3500   3500   5000
TRANS WIND DIR..SE     SE     S      S      S      S
TRANS WIND SPD..3      3      3      5      5      4
VENT CAT........POOR   POOR   POOR   POOR   POOR   POOR
LAL.............1      1      1      1      1      1
HAINES INDEX....5      5      4      4      4      4

$$

FORECASTER...DEBERRY
REQUESTED BY...ED WALDRON
TYPE OF REQUEST...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 20150326.SOLIS.01/MAF





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