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
608 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A COLD FRONT MOVING THROUGH THE FLORIDA KEYS THIS MORNING WILL RESULT
IN COOLER AND DRIER THAN NORMAL CONDITIONS OVER THE NEXT SEVERAL
DAYS. EXPECT DAY TIME HIGHS NEAR 80...AND OVERNIGHT LOWS NEAR OR
SOMEWHAT BELOW 70 DEGREES. DEW POINTS WILL CONTINUE TO THROUGH THE
DAY TO THE LOWER 60S. THIS WILL RESULT IN DEW POINTS NUDGING BELOW
50% DURING THE DAY. THE ONLY CREDIBLE CHANCE OF SHOWERS WILL BE
TONIGHT. NO LIGHTNING IS EXPECTED. RAINFALL TOTALS IN THE KEYS OVER
THE LAST 24 HOURS RANGED FROM ~0.15 INCHES TO ~0.75 INCHES. FRESH
NORTHWEST WINDS WILL RELAX TODAY...BECOMING GENTLE TO MODERATE OUT OF
THE NORTHWEST TO NORTH. EXPECT WIND SURGES IN THE LATE AFTERNOON AND
EVENING HOURS OVER PORTIONS OF THE MIDDLE AND UPPER KEYS.


FLZ076>078-061200-
MONROE UPPER KEYS-MONROE MIDDLE KEYS-MONROE LOWER KEYS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KEY LARGO...MARATHON...KEY WEST
608 AM EDT THU MAY 5 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      FRI

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       MCLEAR       PCLDY
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     50           10           10
WEATHER TYPE          NONE         SHOWERS      NONE
TEMP                  82           69           79
RH %                  48           72           45
20FT WIND AM(MPH)     NW 18                     NW 14
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     NW 16        NW 16        NW 17
PRECIP DURATION                    1
PRECIP BEGIN                       8 PM
PRECIP END                         6 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT                      1
LAL                   1            1            1
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4000         1800         3800
TRANSPORT WND(MPH)    NW 20        NW 23        NW 15
DISPERSION INDEX      55           32           45
MAX LVORI                          3

REMARKS...NONE.


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS NEAR 80. NORTH WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT AND SUNDAY...CLEAR. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. HIGHS
NEAR 80.
.SUNDAY NIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 70S.
HIGHS IN THE MID 80S.

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