Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
600 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

.DISCUSSION...
WINDS WILL RELAX TODAY AND TONIGHT...BECOMING LIGHT AND VARIABLE.
A WARM AND RATHER HUMID AIRMASS WILL REMAIN TODAY INTO TOMORROW.
HIGHS WILL BE IN THE MID TO UPPER 80S...LOWS IN THE MID TO UPPER
70S...AND DEW POINTS IN THE MID 70S. RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL REMAIN
WELL ABOVE 50 PERCENT. RAIN CHANCES WILL BE SLIGHT TODAY AND
TONIGHT...BUT ARE EXPECTED TO BE BETTER THAN EVEN TOMORROW WITH THE
POTENTIAL FOR A FEW THUNDERSTORMS AS A WEAK COLD FRONT APPROACHES THE
FLORIDA KEYS.


FLZ076>078-041200-
MONROE UPPER KEYS-MONROE MIDDLE KEYS-MONROE LOWER KEYS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KEY LARGO...MARATHON...KEY WEST
600 AM EDT TUE MAY 3 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           PCLDY        PCLDY        MCLDY
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     20           20           60
WEATHER TYPE          SHOWERS      SHOWERS      TSTMS
TEMP                  86           78           85
RH %                  68           85           68
20FT WIND AM(MPH)     SE 12                     SW 11
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     S 10         W  9         SW 17
PRECIP DURATION                    1            8
PRECIP BEGIN                       6 PM         CONTINUING
PRECIP END                         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT                      1            8
LAL                   1            1            2
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4200         1400         3800
TRANSPORT WND(MPH)    S 13         W  8         SW 15
DISPERSION INDEX      39           12           40
MAX LVORI                          4

REMARKS...NONE.


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...BECOMING MOSTLY SUNNY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS
IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTHWEST WINDS DECREASING TO 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 10 PERCENT.
.THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLEAR WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. CHANCE OF
RAIN 10 PERCENT EACH PERIOD.
.FRIDAY NIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...CLEAR. LOWS 70 TO 75. HIGHS 80 TO 85.

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