Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR SOUTHEAST TEXAS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
430 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

.DISCUSSION...
UPPER LEVEL HIGH PRESSURE OVER THE WEST AND EXTENDING ACROSS
TEXAS WILL KEEP IT HOT AND HAZY WITH LIGHT WINDS. PATCHY FOG
POSSIBLE EACH MORNING. ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE
POSSIBLE TODAY INTO TOMORROW AS A WEAKENING UPPER LEVEL LOW
PRESSURE SYSTEM EDGES CLOSER TO THE AREA. LOW LEVEL HUMIDITY WILL
PERSIST SO HEAT INDEX VALUES WILL LIKELY RANGE FROM 101 TO 106 FOR
MUCH OF THE WEEK.

TXZ163-164-177>179-240430-
HOUSTON-POLK-SAN JACINTO-TRINITY-WALKER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLDSPRING...CORRIGAN...CROCKETT...
GROVETON...HUNTSVILLE...LIVINGSTON...ONALASKA...SHEPHERD...
TRINITY
430 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          THU

CLOUD COVER                    MCLEAR       MCLEAR        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                20           20           20
TEMP (24H TREND)               96 (0)      76 (+1)           98
RH (24H TREND)                41 (-5)      88 (+1)           43
20 FT WIND (MPH)              LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1696           66         1729
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          5563          215         5671
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             NE  5        SW  4         E  5
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             NE  3        SW  2         E  3
VENT RATE (M2/S)                 5088          132         5187
CATEGORY DAY                        3                         3
SUNSHINE HOURS                      9                         8
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              2            1            2

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...MODERATE

$$

TXZ176-195>198-240430-
BRAZOS-BURLESON-GRIMES-MADISON-WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRENHAM...BRYAN...CALDWELL...
COLLEGE STATION...LAKE SOMERVILLE...MADISONVILLE...NAVASOTA
430 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          THU

CLOUD COVER                    MCLEAR       MCLEAR        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                20           20           20
TEMP (24H TREND)              97 (+1)       75 (0)           99
RH (24H TREND)                40 (-2)      90 (-4)           38
20 FT WIND (MPH)                 E  4         S  3      LGT/VAR
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1694           62         1739
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          5558          204         5706
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             NE  5        SW  4         E  6
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             NE  3        SW  2         E  3
VENT RATE (M2/S)                 5082          124         5217
CATEGORY DAY                        3                         3
SUNSHINE HOURS                      9                         8
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              1            1            2

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW

$$

TXZ199-200-213-240430-
HARRIS-LIBERTY-MONTGOMERY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CLEVELAND...CONROE...DAYTON...HOUSTON...
HUMBLE...KATY...LIBERTY...PASADENA...THE WOODLANDS...TOMBALL...
WILLIS
430 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          THU

CLOUD COVER                    MCLEAR        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                30           20           30
TEMP (24H TREND)              96 (+1)      76 (+1)           96
RH (24H TREND)                44 (-4)      91 (-3)           44
20 FT WIND (MPH)              LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR      LGT/VAR
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1675           91         1700
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          5495          297         5579
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             NE  4        SW  5         E  5
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             NE  2        SW  3         E  3
VENT RATE (M2/S)                 3350          273         5100
CATEGORY DAY                        2                         3
SUNSHINE HOURS                      7                         7
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              2            1            2

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...MODERATE

$$

TXZ210>212-226-227-240430-
AUSTIN-COLORADO-FORT BEND-WALLER-WHARTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BELLVILLE...BROOKSHIRE...COLUMBUS...
EAGLE LAKE...EL CAMPO...HEMPSTEAD...MISSOURI CITY...PIERCE...
PRAIRIE VIEW...RICHMOND...ROSENBERG...SEALY...SUGAR LAND...
WEIMAR...WHARTON
430 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          THU

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY       MCLEAR        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                20           20           30
TEMP (24H TREND)               96 (0)       75 (0)           97
RH (24H TREND)                45 (+1)      92 (-4)           42
20 FT WIND (MPH)              LGT/VAR        SW  3      LGT/VAR
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1685           90         1727
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          5527          295         5665
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)             NE  3        SW  4        SE  5
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)             NE  2        SW  2        SE  3
VENT RATE (M2/S)                 3370          180         5181
CATEGORY DAY                        2                         3
SUNSHINE HOURS                      8                         8
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              2            1            2

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW

$$

TXZ214-237-238-240430-
BRAZORIA-CHAMBERS-GALVESTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALVIN...ANAHUAC...ANGLETON...FREEPORT...
FRIENDSWOOD...GALVESTON...LAKE JACKSON...LEAGUE CITY...
MONT BELVIEU...PEARLAND...TEXAS CITY...WINNIE
430 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          THU

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                30           20           30
TEMP (24H TREND)              94 (+1)       77 (0)           94
RH (24H TREND)                52 (-4)      89 (-5)           52
20 FT WIND (MPH)              LGT/VAR        SW  4         W  4
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1494          116         1423
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          4903          381         4670
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              W  2        SW  5         S  4
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              W  1        SW  3         S  2
VENT RATE (M2/S)                 1494          348         2846
CATEGORY DAY                        1                         2
SUNSHINE HOURS                      8                         8
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              2            1            2

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW

$$

TXZ235-236-240430-
JACKSON-MATAGORDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BAY CITY...EDNA...PALACIOS
430 AM CDT WED JUL 23 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          THU

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY       MCLEAR        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                20           20           30
TEMP (24H TREND)              95 (+2)       77 (0)           95
RH (24H TREND)                49 (-4)      89 (-3)           46
20 FT WIND (MPH)              LGT/VAR        SW  5      LGT/VAR
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1529          119         1480
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          5015          389         4855
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              E  3        SW  5        SE  6
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              E  2        SW  3        SE  3
VENT RATE (M2/S)                 3058          357         4440
CATEGORY DAY                        2                         3
SUNSHINE HOURS                      8                         8
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              2            1            2

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.THURSDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.FRIDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 90S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP
TO 5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE MID 70S. SOUTHWEST WINDS UP TO
5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 90S. WEST WINDS AROUND 5 MPH
BECOMING NORTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.

...NOTES...
1. IN THE TABULAR FORECAST SECTIONS ABOVE...`MAX/MIN MIX HGT` IS
  MAXIMUM MIXING HEIGHT VALUE DURING THE DAY AND MINIMUM VALUE AT NIGHT
2. IN THE EXTENDED FORECAST...WIND SPEEDS REPRESENT THE DAYTIME PERIODS ONLY

$$



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