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Spot Forecast for Highland Village Balloon Fest...Highland Village EM
National Weather Service Fort Worth TX
1233 PM CDT Fri Aug 18 2017

Forecast is based on incident time of 1300 CDT on August 18.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...

There is a chance for scattered showers and thunderstorms this
afternoon, mainly between now and 5-6 pm. Localized heavy
rainfall and gusty winds will be possible. This storm activity is
expected to decrease tonight (likely after 6 pm) and dry weather
conditions will prevail through the day Saturday. There may be a
brief wind shift to the west-northwest this afternoon associated
with an outflow boundary currently moving through the region.
Then, south winds will prevail tonight and tomorrow. High temperatures
will reach the upper 90s this weekend, however the heat index
will be in the 100-104 range.


.REST OF TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (50-60 percent). Chance of showers
                    and thunderstorms.
Max temperature.....Around 97.
Min humidity........47 percent.
Surface winds.......South winds 5 to 6 mph.

TIME (CDT)      1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........55  55  55  55  51
Weather cov.....CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
Weather type....RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........CHC CHC CHC CHC CHC
Temp............88  89  91  93  94
RH..............61  57  54  49  47
Surface wnd dir.SW  SW  S   S   S
Surface wnd spd.6   5   5   5   5
Surface wnd gst.

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40 percent). Chance of
                    showers and thunderstorms early in the evening.
Min temperature.....Around 78.
Max humidity........79 percent.
Surface winds.......South winds 5 to 6 mph.

TIME (CDT)      6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
Sky (%).........46  41  38  34  31  28  24  21  26  31  36  41
Weather cov.....CHC
Weather type....RW
Tstm cov........CHC
Temp............94  92  90  88  87  86  85  83  82  81  81  80
RH..............47  51  56  59  61  63  65  70  72  74  74  74
Surface wnd dir.S   S   S   SE  SE  SE  SE  S   S   S   S   S
Surface wnd spd.5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   5   6   6
Surface wnd gst.

.SATURDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (45-55 percent).
Max temperature.....Around 98.
Min humidity........39 percent.
Surface winds.......South winds 5 to 8 mph.

TIME (CDT)      6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
Sky (%).........46  51  52  52  53  51  49  47  46  46  45  43
Weather cov.....                            ISO ISO ISO ISO ISO
Weather type....                            RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
Tstm cov........                            ISO ISO ISO ISO ISO
Temp............79  78  79  82  84  88  91  94  96  98  98  98
RH..............77  79  77  72  67  59  52  47  43  41  39  39
Surface wnd dir.S   S   S   SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  SW  S   S   S
Surface wnd spd.6   6   6   8   8   7   6   6   5   5   5   5
Surface wnd gst.        10  10  10  10  10

$$
Forecaster...Sanchez
Requested by...Brad Goudie
Type of request...OTHER
.TAG 1714557.0/FWD
.EMAIL Bgoudie@highlandvillage.org


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