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
622 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A TROUGH OF LOW PRESSURE WILL STRENGTHEN JUST OFF THE EAST COAST OF
THE FLORIDA PENINSULA THIS AFTERNOON. AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL
DEVELOP NEAR THE NORTHERN BAHAMAS TONIGHT...BEFORE ACCELERATING TO
THE NORTHEAST. THIS AREA OF LOW PRESSURE WILL PULL A COLD FRONT
THROUGH THE FLORIDA KEYS LATE TONIGHT. AN AREA OF HIGH PRESSURE WILL
BUILD EASTWARD ACROSS THE GULF OF MEXICO AND OVER SOUTH FLORIDA
SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY. A COLD FRONT SHOULD PROGRESS EASTWARD THROUGH
THE FLORIDA KEYS LATE MONDAY NIGHT OR TUESDAY MORNING. MINIMUM
RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES NEAR 45 PERCENT POSSIBLE MONDAY.

FLZ076>078-071230-
MONROE UPPER KEYS-MONROE MIDDLE KEYS-MONROE LOWER KEYS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KEY LARGO...MARATHON...KEY WEST
622 AM EST SAT FEB 6 2016

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      SUN

CLOUD COVER           MCLDY        CLOUDY       PCLDY
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     80           90           20
WEATHER TYPE          RAIN         SHOWERS      SHOWERS
TEMP                  75           59           67
RH %                  64           97           50
20FT WIND AM(MPH)     NE 13                     N 23
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     N  13        N 16         N 24
PRECIP DURATION       3            5            1
PRECIP BEGIN          9 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   10 AM
PRECIP AMOUNT         3            5            1
LAL                   1            1            1
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    3000         1000         2700
TRANSPORT WND(MPH)    N 16         N 17         N 28
DISPERSION INDEX      39           43           60
MAX LVORI                          5

.REMARKS...NONE.

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.SUNDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR...WINDY...AND COOL. LOWS IN THE MID 50S.
NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS NEAR 20 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY AND COOL. HIGHS IN THE MID 60S. NORTHWEST TO
NORTH WINDS NEAR 15 MPH...BECOMING WEST IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY AND BECOMING WINDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. LOWS NEAR 60. WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20
MPH...INCREASING TO NEAR 20 MPH AFTER MIDNIGHT. CHANCE OF RAIN 20
PERCENT.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY AND WINDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. WEST TO NORTHWEST WINDS NEAR 20 MPH. CHANCE
OF RAIN 10 PERCENT.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY...BREEZY...AND COOL WITH A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. LOWS IN THE UPPER 50S. NORTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20
MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 10 PERCENT.
.WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS. HIGHS NEAR 70. LOWS NEAR 60. NORTHWEST TO NORTH WINDS
NEAR 15 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 10 PERCENT BOTH WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY
NIGHT.
.THURSDAY AND THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 70S. LOWS IN THE LOWER 60S. NORTH WINDS
10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 10 PERCENT BOTH THURSDAY AND THURSDAY
NIGHT.
.FRIDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS. HIGHS IN THE
MID 70S. NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 MPH. CHANCE OF RAIN 10
PERCENT.

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