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
433 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

.DISCUSSION...
WARM AND MORE MOIST CONDITIONS WILL RETURN TODAY AS A WARM FRONT LIFTS
NORTHWARD THROUGH THE REGION.  WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAINS WILL MOVE INTO THE
AREA TONIGHT FROM THE WEST AND THEN ON THROUGH THE AREA SUNDAY. THE ATMOSPHERE
SHOULD RELOAD WITH ANOTHER ROUND OF HEAVY RAINS MONDAY. RAIN CHANCES THEN
GRADUALLY TAPER DOWN AS UPPER LEVEL RIDGING STRUGGLES TO BUILD INTO THE AREA
TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

A FLOOD WATCH IS IN EFFECT FOR THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY DUE TO THE ANTICIPATED
HEAVY RAINS. WIDESPREAD AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES IS EXPECTED WITH ISOLATED TOTALS
OF 8 TO 11 INCHES.

TXZ176-195>198-240445-
BRAZOS-BURLESON-GRIMES-MADISON-WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRENHAM...BRYAN...CALDWELL...
COLLEGE STATION...LAKE SOMERVILLE...MADISONVILLE...NAVASOTA
433 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                50           60           80
TEMP (24H TREND)              81 (+3)      71 (+2)           78
RH (24H TREND)                68 (-2)       99 (0)           79
20 FT WIND (MPH)                SE 11        SE  9        SE 12
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1322          280          957
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          4338          918         3141
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             SE 18        SE 18         S 26
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             SE  9        SE  9         S 13
VENT RATE (M2/S)                11898         2520        12441
CATEGORY DAY                        4                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                      2                         0
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              3            4            5

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW

$$

TXZ163-164-177>179-199-240445-
HOUSTON-MONTGOMERY-POLK-SAN JACINTO-TRINITY-WALKER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLDSPRING...CONROE...CORRIGAN...
CROCKETT...GROVETON...HUNTSVILLE...LIVINGSTON...ONALASKA...
SHEPHERD...THE WOODLANDS...TRINITY...WILLIS
433 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                50           40           80
TEMP (24H TREND)              82 (+4)      72 (+3)           79
RH (24H TREND)                 68 (0)      97 (-2)           78
20 FT WIND (MPH)                SE  7        SE  6        SE  9
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1709          207          817
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          5607          679         2681
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             SE 16         S 19         S 23
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             SE  8         S 10         S 12
VENT RATE (M2/S)                13672         2070         9804
CATEGORY DAY                        4                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                      3                         0
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              3            4            5

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW

$$

TXZ200-213-240445-
HARRIS-LIBERTY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLEVELAND...DAYTON...HOUSTON...HUMBLE...
KATY...LIBERTY...PASADENA...TOMBALL
433 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                40           40           80
TEMP (24H TREND)              84 (+8)      74 (+3)           81
RH (24H TREND)                67 (-6)      92 (-6)           74
20 FT WIND (MPH)                SE 10        SE  9         S 12
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1581          215         1021
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          5186          706         3351
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             SE 18        SE 20         S 25
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             SE  9        SE 10         S 13
VENT RATE (M2/S)                14229         2150        13273
CATEGORY DAY                        4                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                      3                         0
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              3            4            5

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW

$$

TXZ210>212-226-227-240445-
AUSTIN-COLORADO-FORT BEND-WALLER-WHARTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BELLVILLE...BROOKSHIRE...COLUMBUS...
EAGLE LAKE...EL CAMPO...HEMPSTEAD...MISSOURI CITY...PIERCE...
PRAIRIE VIEW...RICHMOND...ROSENBERG...SEALY...SUGAR LAND...
WEIMAR...WHARTON
433 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                40           50           80
TEMP (24H TREND)              83 (+3)      73 (+1)           80
RH (24H TREND)                70 (+2)      96 (-3)           77
20 FT WIND (MPH)                SE 11        SE  8        SE 13
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1335          308         1045
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          4381         1009         3429
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             SE 18        SE 22         S 27
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             SE  9        SE 11         S 14
VENT RATE (M2/S)                12015         3388        14630
CATEGORY DAY                        4                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                      2                         0
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              3            4            5

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW

$$

TXZ214-237-238-240445-
BRAZORIA-CHAMBERS-GALVESTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALVIN...ANAHUAC...ANGLETON...FREEPORT...
FRIENDSWOOD...GALVESTON...LAKE JACKSON...LEAGUE CITY...
MONT BELVIEU...PEARLAND...TEXAS CITY...WINNIE
433 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                40           40           80
TEMP (24H TREND)              83 (+5)      76 (+2)           81
RH (24H TREND)                71 (-3)      92 (-4)           76
20 FT WIND (MPH)                SE 12        SE 15         S 15
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1311          248         1091
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          4300          813         3578
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             SE 17        SE 24         S 26
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             SE  9        SE 12         S 13
VENT RATE (M2/S)                11799         2976        14183
CATEGORY DAY                        4                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                      3                         1
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              3            4            5

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW

$$

TXZ235-236-240445-
JACKSON-MATAGORDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BAY CITY...EDNA...PALACIOS
433 AM CDT SAT MAY 23 2015

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SUN

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY       CLOUDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                40           50           80
TEMP (24H TREND)              84 (+2)      75 (+1)           82
RH (24H TREND)                 71 (0)      94 (-2)           77
20 FT WIND (MPH)                SE 13        SE 14         S 16
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1285          319         1080
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          4215         1046         3544
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             SE 18        SE 24         S 28
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             SE  9        SE 12         S 14
VENT RATE (M2/S)                11565         3828        15120
CATEGORY DAY                        4                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                      3                         0
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              3            4            5

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S.
SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. LOWS IN THE
LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS LIKELY. HIGHS IN THE MID
80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.THURSDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 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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