Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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Spot Forecast for Henderson...TFS
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
858 AM CST Thu Jan 11 2018

Forecast is based on request time of 0900 MST on January 11.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...
Gusty north winds will persist through the morning, along with a
chance of rain.  Wind speeds should decrease, and rain end, this
afternoon.  Minimum RH will drop to around 25 percent, but recovery
will only be around 40 percent tonight.  Winds will come around to
southeast 5-10 mph tonight, then southwest 10-15 mph Friday
afternoon.  It will warm up to the mid 60s Friday, and minimum
RH will dip to near 20 percent.

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent) then becoming
                    mostly sunny (25-35 percent). Slight chance of
                    showers in the morning.
LAL.................No Tstms.
Max temperature.....Around 55.
Min humidity........25 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 18 to 23 mph with gusts near 30 mph,
                    decreasing to 6-11 mph late this afternoon.
Mixing height.......1500-3300 ft AGL increasing to 6300-6500 ft
                    AGL.
Transport winds.....North around 23 mph.
Haines Index........2 very low.
Chance of pcpn......20 percent.

TIME (MST)      9 AM   11 AM  1 PM   3 PM
Sky cover.......MCLDY  MCLDY  PCLDY  PCLDY
Weather cov.....S CHC
Weather type....RNSHWR NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).20     10     10     10
LAL.............1      1      1      1
Temp............50     54     53     55
RH..............58     36     24     22
20 FT wind dir..N      N      N      N
20 FT wind spd..23     23     21     19
20 FT wind gust.25     30     26
Mix hgt (ft)....4300   4400   5800   6500
Transp wind dir.N      N      N      N
Transp wind spd.40     32     26     22
Haines index....2      2      2      2

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Clear (0-10 percent).
LAL.................No Tstms.
Min temperature.....Around 30.
Max humidity........58 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........North winds 6 to 11 mph becoming southeast
                    4 to 8 mph late.
Mixing height.......3900-5600 ft AGL decreasing to 0-1900 ft AGL
                    early in the evening.
Transport winds.....Southeast around 9 mph.
Haines Index........2 to 4 OR very low to low.
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.

TIME (MST)      5 PM      8 PM      11 PM     2 AM
Sky cover.......MCLEAR    CLEAR     CLEAR     CLEAR
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0         0         0         0
LAL.............1         1         1         1
Temp............51        43        36        33
RH..............25        30        33        37
20 FT wind dir..N         NE        NE        SE
20 FT wind spd..11        9         8         6
20 FT wind gust.
Mix hgt (ft)....5600      300       400       400
Transp wind dir.N         NE        E         SE
Transp wind spd.18        8         9         8
Haines index....2         3         4         3

.FRIDAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-5 percent).
LAL.................No Tstms.
Max temperature.....Around 64.
Min humidity........21 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southeast winds 3-6 mph, becoming southwest
                    6 to 11 mph in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......300-1700 ft AGL increasing to 1200-3000 ft AGL
                    in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....West around 12 mph.
Haines Index........3 to 4 OR very low to low.
Chance of pcpn......0 percent.

TIME (MST)      5 AM      8 AM      11 AM     2 PM
Sky cover.......CLEAR     CLEAR     CLEAR     CLEAR
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
Tstm cov........
Chc of pcpn (%).0         0         0         0
LAL.............1         1         1         1
Temp............30        34        49        63
RH..............42        40        31        21
20 FT wind dir..SE        SE        S         SW
20 FT wind spd..5          7        10        12
20 FT wind gust.
Mix hgt (ft)....300       500       1700      3000
Transp wind dir.SE        SE        S         W
Transp wind spd.10        18        13        16
Haines index....3         3         3         4

$$
Forecaster...Lyster
Requested by...Texas A&M Forest Service
Type of request...WILDFIRE
.TAG 1800294.1/MAF



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