Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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FNUS74 KHGX 221631
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SPOT FORECAST FOR LONGPOINT...TEXAS A&M FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
1131 AM CDT FRI JUL 22 2016

IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...
AN UPPER RIDGE WILL CONTINUE TO LIMIT RAIN CHANCES TODAY. HOWEVER...THIS
RIDGE IS EXPECTED TO SLIGHTLY WEAKEN AND DRIFT WESTWARD. THIS WILL RESULT
IN SLOWLY INCREASING CHANCES FOR RAIN...PRIMARILY IN THE AFTERNOON AND
LATE EVENINGS THIS WEEKEND. WINDS BOTH AT THE SURFACE AND THROUGH THE
MIXING LAYER ARE EXPECTED TO BE LIGHT TODAY WITH MIXING HEIGHTS
DECREASING OVERNIGHT AS TYPICAL.

.TODAY...
TIME (CDT)      11 AM  1 PM   3 PM   5 PM
SKY (%).........MCLEAR PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............90     92     98     98
RH..............59     47     36     36
20FT WIND DIR...SW     SE     SE     SE
20FT WIND (MPH).2      3      5      6
20FT WIND GUST..       5
MIX HGT (FT)....4000   6900   8300   8700
MIX HGT (M).....1220   2100   2530   2650
TRANS WIND DIR..200    130    130    130
TRANS SPD (KTS).3      7      8      9
TRANS SPD (M/S).2      4      4      5
CWR.............0      10     10     10

.TONIGHT...
TIME (CDT)      6 PM   8 PM   10 PM  MIDNGT 2 AM   4 AM
SKY (%).........PCLDY  MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
TEMP............95     89     85     82     79     77
RH..............40     50     62     74     88     94
20FT WIND DIR...SE     SE     S      S      S      S
20FT WIND (MPH).6      7      7      6      5      3
20FT WIND GUST..       10     10                   5
MIX HGT (FT)....8500   6500   2000   900    900    600
MIX HGT (M).....2590   1980   610    270    270    180
TRANS WIND DIR..130    140    170    180    190    200
TRANS SPD (KTS).9      12     16     14     10     9
TRANS SPD (M/S).5      6      8      7      5      5
CWR.............10     0      0      0      10     10

.SATURDAY...
TIME (CDT)      6 AM   8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........MCLEAR MCLEAR PCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY  MCLEAR
WEATHER COV.....                            S CHC  S CHC
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR
TEMP............76     80     87     93     95     98
RH..............94     85     68     51     43     38
20FT WIND DIR...S      SW     S      S      S      SE
20FT WIND (MPH).2      2      5      5      6      7
20FT WIND GUST..5      5                           10
MIX HGT (FT)....500    1200   2900   5500   7300   8000
MIX HGT (M).....150    370    880    1680   2230   2440
TRANS WIND DIR..210    210    200    180    160    160
TRANS SPD (KTS).7      6      8      9      9      10
TRANS SPD (M/S).4      3      4      5      5      5
CWR.............10     10     10     10     20     20

$$
FORECASTER...LUCHS
REQUESTED BY...SAMANTHA HAMRICK
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160722.LONGP.01/HGX



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