Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast For West Texas/Southeast New Mexico
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
208 PM CDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Even though precipitation coverage will decrease over the next few
days, fire weather conditions will remain low. Rh`s will stay above
20 percent with fairly light 20 foot winds. Storms for the next
several days will congregate mostly across the higher terrain of the
Guadalupe and Davis Mountains. Gusty winds and frequent lightning
can be expected near any storms.

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For point-specific forecasts please see the Point Fire Weather Matrix
product issued by the Midland/Odessa National Weather Service Office.

NMZ114-TXZ258-251615-
Guadalupe Mountains-
Including the cities of Guadalupe Mountains NP and Pine Springs
108 PM MDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (55-65 percent) then becoming
                      partly cloudy (45-55 percent). Scattered
                      showers and thunderstorms in the evening,
                      then a slight chance of showers and
                      thunderstorms after midnight.
* Min temperature.....In the lower 60s above 6000 feet...in the mid
                      60s below 6000 feet.
*    24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity........60-80 percent.
*    24 hr trend......2 percent drier.
* LAL.................3 until 0100, then 2.
* Chance of precip....40 percent.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...South 10 to 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (40-50 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....In the upper 70s above 6000 feet...82 to 87
                      below 6000 feet.
*    24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Min humidity........40-50 percent above 6000 feet...35-45 percent
                      below 6000 feet.
*    24 hr trend......1 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
                      southeast 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....50 percent.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...South around 20 mph.
* Mixing height.......9500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....South around 13 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Very good/114000 knot-ft.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (35-45 percent). Slight chance
                      of showers and thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....
* Min temperature.....
*    24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Max humidity........60-80 percent.
*    24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Wind 20FT...........East winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the north
                      5 to 10 mph after midnight.
* LAL.................2.
* Chance of precip....20 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...South 5 to 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (35-45 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....In the mid 80s above 6000 feet...87 to 92
                      below 6000 feet.
*    24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity........35-45 percent above 6000 feet...30-40 percent
                      below 6000 feet.
*    24 hr trend......7 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
                      southeast in the afternoon.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....40 percent.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...West around 10 mph.
* Mixing height.......10500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....South around 8 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Good/60200 knot-ft.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s above 6000 feet...in the upper
80s below 6000 feet. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Minimum relative
humidity above 15 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s above 6000 feet...in the upper
80s below 6000 feet. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Minimum relative
humidity above 15 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s above 6000 feet...around
90 below 6000 feet. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Minimum relative
humidity above 15 percent.

$$

NMZ115-251615-
Southeast Plains-
108 PM MDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (50-60 percent) then becoming
                      partly cloudy (35-45 percent). Scattered
                      showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min temperature.....In the upper 60s.
*    24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity........55-75 percent.
*    24 hr trend......4 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3 until 0100, then 1.
* Chance of precip....40 percent.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...South 10 to 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (35-45 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....91 to 96.
*    24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity........25-35 percent.
*    24 hr trend......4 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........South winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....50 percent.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...South around 20 mph.
* Mixing height.......11600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....South around 18 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Excellent/150000 knot-ft.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40 percent).
* Min temperature.....In the upper 60s.
*    24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Max humidity........75 percent.
*    24 hr trend......1 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........South winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southwest 10 to 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (25-35 percent). Slight chance
                      of showers and thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....91 to 96.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
* Min humidity........25-35 percent.
*    24 hr trend......1 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........South winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................2.
* Chance of precip....20 percent.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Northwest around 15 mph.
* Mixing height.......11900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....South around 24 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Very good/102300 knot-ft.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 90s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 90s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph. Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.

$$

TXZ057-074-079>081-251615-
Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-Davis/Apache Mountains Area-
Presidio Valley-Marfa Plateau-Big Bend Area-
Including the cities of Van Horn, Alpine, Fort Davis, Presidio,
Marfa, Big Bend NP, and Marathon
208 PM CDT Mon Jul 24 2017 /108 PM MDT Mon Jul 24 2017/

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40 percent). Isolated
                      showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min temperature.....In the mid 60s across the mountains...in the
                      mid 70s along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
* Max humidity........55-75 percent across the mountains...45-65
                      percent along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......11 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3 until 0100, then 1.
* Chance of precip....20 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southeast 10 to 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (20-30 percent). Chance of showers and
                      thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....In the mid 80s across the mountains...around
                      101 along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
* Min humidity........30-40 percent across the mountains...20-30
                      percent along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......4 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....30 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...East around 15 mph.
* Mixing height.......12500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....Southeast around 15 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Very good/117300 knot-ft.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (15-25 percent).
* Min temperature.....In the mid 60s across the mountains...in the
                      mid 70s along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Max humidity........65-85 percent across the mountains...55-75
                      percent along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......8 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Northeast 5 to 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (15-25 percent). Slight chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....87 to 92 across the mountains...around 103
                      along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity........20-30 percent.
*    24 hr trend......4 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................2.
* Chance of precip....20 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Northeast around 15 mph.
* Mixing height.......12500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....East around 12 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Very good/104200 knot-ft.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s across the mountains...around
102 along the Rio Grande. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Minimum
relative humidity above 15 percent.
.FRIDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s across the mountains...around
104 along the Rio Grande. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Minimum
relative humidity above 15 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 80s across the
mountains...around 106 along the Rio Grande. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph. Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.

$$

TXZ045>048-050>053-058>063-067>070-075-082-251615-
Gaines-Dawson-Borden-Scurry-Andrews-Martin-Howard-Mitchell-
Reeves County and Upper Trans Pecos-Loving-Winkler-Ector-Midland-
Glasscock-Ward-Crane-Upton-Reagan-Pecos-Terrell-
Including the cities of Seminole, Lamesa, Gail, Snyder, Andrews,
Stanton, Big Spring, Colorado City, Pecos, Mentone, Kermit, Odessa,
Midland, Garden City, Monahans, Crane, McCamey, Rankin, Big Lake,
Fort Stockton, Dryden, and Sanderson
208 PM CDT Mon Jul 24 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (35-45 percent). Isolated
                      showers and thunderstorms in the evening.
* Min temperature.....In the lower 70s.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
* Max humidity........55-75 percent.
*    24 hr trend......9 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3 until 0100, then 1.
* Chance of precip....20 percent.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southeast 5 to 10 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny (15-25 percent).
* Max temperature.....In the mid 90s.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
* Min humidity........20-30 percent.
*    24 hr trend......3 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southeast around 15 mph.
* Mixing height.......11800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....Southeast around 21 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Excellent/150000 knot-ft.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20 percent).
* Min temperature.....In the lower 70s.
*    24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Max humidity........60-80 percent.
*    24 hr trend......7 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...East 5 to 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny (15-25 percent).
* Max temperature.....In the upper 90s.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
* Min humidity........20-30 percent.
*    24 hr trend......1 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southeast around 15 mph.
* Mixing height.......11400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....South around 24 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Excellent/150000 knot-ft.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 90s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.
.FRIDAY...Sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 90s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.
.SATURDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 90s. Southeast winds
5 to 10 mph. Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.

$$



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