Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Midland/Odessa, TX

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SPOT FORECAST FOR LAWYER...USFS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIDLAND/ODESSA TX
1158 AM CDT MON AUG 22 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1026 MDT ON AUGUST 22.

...GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS NEAR STORMS...
...BE PREPARED TO TAKE COVER FROM LIGHTNING SHOULD STORMS MOVE IN...

.DISCUSSION...
THE UNSEASONAL COOL AND MOIST WEATHER WILL PERSIST THROUGH TUESDAY.
A FEW STORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON/EVENING AND ALONG WITH
THOSE WILL BE THE POTENTIAL FOR GUSTY OUTFLOW WINDS AND EVEN BRIEF
HEAVY RAIN. WITH SOME SUNSHINE THIS AFTERNOON HIGH TEMPERATURES WILL
STILL ONLY CLIMB INTO THE M70S, A LITTLE WARMER TUESDAY. THE CHANCE
OF STORMS DOES LOOK A LITTLE BETTER TUESDAY AS A TROUGH MOVES CLOSER.

.TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (55-65 PERCENT). CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 73-76.
MIN HUMIDITY........52-57 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT SOUTHWEST LESS THAN 5 MPH...BECOMING SOUTHEAST
                    4 TO 6 MPH BY MID AFTERNOON. STORMS IN AREA WILL ADD
                    SOME VARIABILITY.
HAINES INDEX........2 (VERY LOW).
LAL.................1 UNTIL 1300...THEN 3.
CHANCE OF PRECIP....30 PERCENT.


TIME (MDT)      10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
SKY (%).........MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY  MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....       CHANCE CHANCE CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....NONE   RNSHWR RNSHWR RNSHWR
CHC PCPN (%)....10     40     40     40
TEMP............67     74     75     76
RH..............76     62     58     55
20 FT WIND DIR..S      SE     SE     SE
20 FT WIND SPD..3      5      5      6
20 FT WIND GUST.
MIX HGT (FT)....3000   4800   6200   6500
TRANS WIND DIR..S      S      S      S
TRANS WIND SPD..6      6      7      7
VENT CAT........POOR   POOR   POOR   FAIR
LAL.............3      3      3      3
HAINES INDEX....2      2      2      2

.TONIGHT...
SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLOUDY (60-70 PERCENT). CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 60-63.
MAX HUMIDITY........88-91 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 (VERY LOW).
LAL.................3.
CHANCE OF PRECIP....40 PERCENT.

TIME (MDT)      6 PM      9 PM      MIDNGT    3 AM
SKY (%).........MCLDY     MCLDY     MCLDY     MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....CHANCE    CHANCE    CHANCE    CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR    RNSHWR    RNSHWR    RNSHWR
CHC PCPN (%)....40        40        30        30
TEMP............74        69        67        65
RH..............62        73        70        79
20 FT WIND DIR..SE        S         S         S
20 FT WIND SPD..6         5         4         4
20 FT WIND GUST.
MIX HGT (FT)....5200      BLW100    BLW100    BLW100
TRANS WIND DIR..S         S         S         S
TRANS WIND SPD..8         8         9         9
VENT CAT........POOR      POOR      POOR      POOR
LAL.............3         3         3         3
HAINES INDEX....2         2         2         2

.TUESDAY...
SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY (60-70 PERCENT). A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 75-79.
MIN HUMIDITY........44-47 PERCENT.
WIND (20 FT)........SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 8 MPH.
HAINES INDEX........2 (VERY LOW).
LAL.................3.
CHANCE OF PRECIP....40 PERCENT.

TIME (MDT)      6 AM         10 AM        2 PM
SKY (%).........MCLDY        MCLDY        MCLDY
WEATHER COV.....S CHC        S CHC        CHANCE
WEATHER TYPE....RNSHWR       RNSHWR       RNSHWR
CHC PCPN (%)....20           20           50
TEMP............62           69           78
RH..............87           70           47
20 FT WIND DIR..S            S            S
20 FT WIND SPD..4            6            6
20 FT WIND GUST.
MIX HGT (FT)....BLW100       3200         7000
TRANS WIND DIR..S             S           S
TRANS WIND SPD..6             7           9
VENT CAT........POOR         POOR         GOOD
LAL.............3            3            3
HAINES INDEX....2            2            2

$$

FORECASTER...MURDOCH
REQUESTED BY...NM-ADC
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160822.LAWYE.01/MAF



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