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
723 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018

.DISCUSSION...
Overcast, warmer and more humid weather on tap for today and
Sunday as onshore flow persists. Sea fog may develop and spread
into the area this afternoon and night. A mild Pacific cold front
will be sweeping through the region Sunday night and should be
off the coast by Monday morning. Showers and a few thunderstorms
will likely accompany the front. Dry conditions Monday through Tuesday.

TXZ163-164-177>179-210830-
Houston-Polk-San Jacinto-Trinity-Walker-
Including the cities of Coldspring, Corrigan, Crockett, Groveton,
Huntsville, Livingston, Onalaska, Shepherd, and Trinity
723 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                   showers      showers        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                30           20           50
Temp (24H Trend)             67 (+12)     62 (+13)           73
RH (24H Trend)               75 (+24)     97 (+10)           69
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S  6         S  8         S 11
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            478           74          555
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          1567          242         1821
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 12         S  9         S 18
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S  6         S  5         S  9
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 2868          370         4995
Category Day                        2                         3
Sunshine Hours                      1                         1
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...high.

$$

TXZ176-195>198-210830-
Brazos-Burleson-Grimes-Madison-Washington-
Including the cities of Brenham, Bryan, Caldwell,
College Station, Lake Somerville, Madisonville, and Navasota
723 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                   showers      showers        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                20           20           60
Temp (24H Trend)             68 (+13)     63 (+15)           74
RH (24H Trend)               70 (+11)      93 (+1)           67
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S  6         S 10         S 11
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            798           80          550
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          2619          262         1805
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 17         S 12         S 20
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S  9         S  6         S 10
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 7182          480         5500
Category Day                        3                         3
Sunshine Hours                      1                         1
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...high.

$$

TXZ210>212-226-227-210830-
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,
and Wharton
723 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                   showers      showers        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                20           20           40
Temp (24H Trend)             70 (+14)     63 (+14)           75
RH (24H Trend)                72 (+1)      99 (+2)           70
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S  6         S  9         S 13
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            674          107          886
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          2212          352         2908
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 14         S 10         S 23
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S  7         S  5         S 12
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 4718          535        10632
Category Day                        3                         4
Sunshine Hours                      1                         1
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...high.

$$

TXZ199-200-213-210830-
Harris-Liberty-Montgomery-
Including the cities of Cleveland, Conroe, Dayton, Houston,
Humble, Katy, Liberty, Pasadena, The Woodlands, Tomball,
and Willis
723 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                   showers      showers        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                30           20           40
Temp (24H Trend)             70 (+14)     62 (+15)           74
RH (24H Trend)                73 (+7)     100 (+7)           70
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SE  7         S  9         S 11
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            663           91          767
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          2174          299         2518
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 14         S 11         S 20
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S  7         S  6         S 10
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 4641          546         7670
Category Day                        3                         3
Sunshine Hours                      1                         1
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...high.

$$

TXZ214-238-210830-
Chambers-Galveston-
Including the cities of Anahuac, Friendswood, Galveston,
League City, Mont Belvieu, Texas City, and Winnie
723 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                   showers      showers      showers
Chance Precip (Pct)                30           20           20
Temp (24H Trend)             68 (+12)     61 (+14)           72
RH (24H Trend)                78 (+4)     100 (+3)           77
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SE 11         S 11         S 13
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            476           70          380
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          1561          231         1246
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 17         S 10         S 18
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S  9         S  5         S  9
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 4284          350         3420
Category Day                        3                         2
Sunshine Hours                      1                         1
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...high.

$$

TXZ235>237-210830-
Brazoria-Jackson-Matagorda-
Including the cities of Alvin, Angleton, Bay City, Edna,
Freeport, Lake Jackson, Palacios, and Pearland
723 AM CST Sat Jan 20 2018

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                   showers      showers      showers
Chance Precip (Pct)                30           20           30
Temp (24H Trend)             70 (+12)     63 (+12)           73
RH (24H Trend)                77 (-3)      99 (+1)           75
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S  9         S 12         S 15
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            618           75          700
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          2029          247         2298
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 14        SE 11         S 22
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S  7        SE  6         S 11
Vent Rate (M2/S)                 4326          450         7700
Category Day                        3                         3
Sunshine Hours                      1                         1
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...high.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
lower 50s. South winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southwest late
in the evening.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Northwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear, colder. Lows in the upper 30s. Northwest
winds around 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 60s. Northeast winds around
5 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy late in the afternoon then
becoming mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Northeast winds
5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s. Northeast
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows around 40. Northeast winds
around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the lower 60s. East winds around 5 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s. East winds
around 5 mph.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers. Highs
in the mid 60s. 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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