Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast FOR West Texas/Southeast New Mexico
Nantional Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
255 AM CDT Mon May 29 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Fire weather concerns will remain low this week.  Temperatures are
expected to remain below normal through Thursday, with continued
increasing moisture leading to widespread rain chances through
midweek.  RHs will remain above critical levels areawide through
Thursday, with good/excellent nocturnal recovery expected. Warmer
temperatures return Friday/Saturday, along with drier conditions
across the west, though winds look to remain light and preclude
critical fire weather conditions into next weekend.

&&

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

NMZ114-TXZ258-300800-
Guadalupe Mountains-
Including the cities of Guadalupe Mountains NP and Pine Springs
155 AM MDT Mon May 29 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (35-45 percent).
* Max temperature.....In the mid 70s above 6000 feet...78 to 83
                      below 6000 feet.
*    24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity........20-25 percent.
*    24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Wind 20FT...........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph above 6000
                      feet...east 15 to 20 mph below 6000 feet.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southeast around 20 mph.
* Mixing height.......13400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....Southeast around 16 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Very good/140500 knot-ft.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50 percent) then becoming
                      mostly cloudy (45-55 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....In the mid 50s above 6000 feet...55 to 60
                      below 6000 feet.
*    24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity........60-80 percent.
*    24 hr trend......4 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....40 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southeast 15 to 20 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (55-65 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....In the mid 70s above 6000 feet...in the upper
                      70s below 6000 feet.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
* Min humidity........25-35 percent.
*    24 hr trend......9 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....40 percent.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southeast around 15 mph.
* Mixing height.......11300 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....Southeast around 14 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Very good/113000 knot-ft.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the upper
60s above 6000 feet...in the lower 70s below 6000 feet. East winds
5 to 10 mph. Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s above 6000 feet...around
80 below 6000 feet. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph. Minimum relative
humidity above 15 percent.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s above 6000 feet...in the mid
80s below 6000 feet. West winds 10 to 15 mph. Minimum relative
humidity at or below 15 percent.

$$

NMZ115-300800-
Southeast Plains-
155 AM MDT Mon May 29 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (30-40 percent).
* Max temperature.....In the mid 80s.
*    24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity........20 percent.
*    24 hr trend......4 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...East around 20 mph.
* Mixing height.......15000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....Southeast around 14 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Excellent/150000 knot-ft.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50 percent) then becoming
                      mostly cloudy (50-60 percent). Slight chance
                      of showers and thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....In the upper 50s.
*    24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity........65-85 percent.
*    24 hr trend......7 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....20 percent.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southeast 15 to 20 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (50-60 percent). Slight chance
                      of showers and thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....In the mid 80s.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
* Min humidity........20-30 percent.
*    24 hr trend......7 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....20 percent.
* Haines Index........5 moderate.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southeast around 15 mph.
* Mixing height.......13900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....Southeast around 15 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Excellent/150000 knot-ft.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. West winds 5 to 10 mph.
Minimum relative humidity at or below 15 percent.

$$

TXZ057-074-079>081-300800-
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
255 AM CDT Mon May 29 2017 /155 AM MDT Mon May 29 2017/

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (50-60 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....76 to 81 across the mountains...in the upper
                      80s along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
* Min humidity........30-40 percent across the mountains...35-45
                      percent along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......3 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....40 percent.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southeast around 15 mph.
* Mixing height.......13200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....East around 17 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Very good/139500 knot-ft.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (55-65 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....In the upper 50s across the
                      mountains...around 70 along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
* Max humidity........70-90 percent across the mountains...65-85
                      percent along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......1 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph above 5000
                      feet...east 10 to 15 mph below 5000 feet.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....50 percent.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southeast 10 to 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (60-70 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....In the upper 70s across the mountains...in
                      the upper 80s along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity........35-45 percent.
*    24 hr trend......6 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....50 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...South around 15 mph.
* Mixing height.......11000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....Southeast around 18 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Very good/114700 knot-ft.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs in the mid 70s
across the mountains...in the mid 80s along the Rio Grande.
Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph above 5000 feet...southeast 10 to 15 mph
below 5000 feet. Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 80 across the mountains...in the lower
90s along the Rio Grande. South winds 5 to 10 mph. Minimum relative
humidity above 15 percent.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s across the mountains...in the
upper 90s along the Rio Grande. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph above
5000 feet...southwest 5 to 10 mph below 5000 feet. Minimum relative
humidity above 15 percent.

$$

TXZ045>048-050>053-058>063-067>070-075-082-300800-
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
255 AM CDT Mon May 29 2017

.TODAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (50-60 percent). Slight chance
                      of showers and thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....In the mid 80s.
*    24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity........20-30 percent.
*    24 hr trend......8 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................2.
* Chance of precip....20 percent.
* Haines Index........5 moderate.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Northeast around 25 mph.
* Mixing height.......11500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....East around 16 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Excellent/150000 knot-ft.

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50 percent). Slight chance
                      of showers and thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....In the lower 60s.
*    24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity........70-90 percent.
*    24 hr trend......3 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................2.
* Chance of precip....20 percent.
* Haines Index........5 moderate.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...East 10 to 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (50-60 percent). Slight chance
                      of showers and thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....In the mid 80s.
*    24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity........30-40 percent.
*    24 hr trend......9 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....20 percent.
* Haines Index........5 moderate.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...South around 15 mph.
* Mixing height.......11400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....Southeast around 20 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Very good/134700 knot-ft.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.WEDNESDAY...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Highs around 80.
Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Minimum relative humidity above
15 percent.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.
.FRIDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.

$$



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