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
445 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

.DISCUSSION...
GULF MOISTURE WILL BE INCREASING THROUGH TODAY UNDER
STRENGTHENING SOUTH WINDS. TRANSPORT WINDS SHOULD INCREASE FURTHER
TODAY. A COLD FRONT WILL PUSH THROUGH THE REGION TONIGHT THROUGH
FRIDAY MORNING WITH A LINE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. WINDS
WILL SHIFT TO THE NORTH BEHIND THE FRONT AND ALLOW A COOLER AND
DRIER AIRMASS TO PUSH INTO THE AREA. RELATIVE HUMIDITY LEVELS
SATURDAY AFTERNOON COULD DROP TO AROUND 25 PERCENT WITH LIGHT
NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS. SOUTH WINDS SHOULD DEVELOP AGAIN SUNDAY
NIGHT OR MONDAY...AND THIS ONSHORE FLOW WILL PERSIST THROUGH AT
LEAST THE FIRST HALF OF THE WEEK.

TXZ163-164-176-030445-
HOUSTON-MADISON-TRINITY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CROCKETT...GROVETON...MADISONVILLE...
TRINITY
445 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        MCLDY       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                20           60            0
TEMP (24H TREND)              94 (+3)     63 (-10)           83
RH (24H TREND)                 51 (0)     100 (+2)           30
20 FT WIND (MPH)                 S 11        NW  6         N 10
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           2105          355         1447
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          6907         1165         4746
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S 21        NW 12         N 18
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              S 11        NW  6         N  9
VENT RATE (M2/S)                23155         2130        13023
CATEGORY DAY                        5                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                      4                         7
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              2            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...MODERATE

$$

TXZ177>179-199-030445-
MONTGOMERY-POLK-SAN JACINTO-WALKER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLDSPRING...CONROE...CORRIGAN...
HUNTSVILLE...LIVINGSTON...ONALASKA...SHEPHERD...THE WOODLANDS...
WILLIS
445 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        MCLDY       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                20           60            0
TEMP (24H TREND)              92 (+1)      67 (-6)           83
RH (24H TREND)                54 (+1)     100 (+2)           34
20 FT WIND (MPH)                 S 10         W  6         N  9
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1845          433         1362
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          6052         1419         4468
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S 19        SW 17         N 17
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              S 10        SW  9         N  9
VENT RATE (M2/S)                18450         3897        12258
CATEGORY DAY                        5                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                      4                         7
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              2            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...MODERATE

$$

TXZ195>198-030445-
BRAZOS-BURLESON-GRIMES-WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRENHAM...BRYAN...CALDWELL...
COLLEGE STATION...LAKE SOMERVILLE...NAVASOTA
445 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        MCLDY       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS         NONE
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                20           60            0
TEMP (24H TREND)              93 (+2)     64 (-10)           83
RH (24H TREND)                53 (+2)     100 (+3)           30
20 FT WIND (MPH)                 S 11        NW  7         N 11
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1973          245         1405
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          6473          804         4611
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S 20        NW 13         N 17
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              S 10        NW  7         N  9
VENT RATE (M2/S)                19730         1715        12645
CATEGORY DAY                        5                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                      4                         8
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              2            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...MODERATE

$$

TXZ200-210>213-226-227-030445-
AUSTIN-COLORADO-FORT BEND-HARRIS-LIBERTY-WALLER-WHARTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BELLVILLE...BROOKSHIRE...CLEVELAND...
COLUMBUS...DAYTON...EAGLE LAKE...EL CAMPO...HEMPSTEAD...HOUSTON...
HUMBLE...KATY...LIBERTY...MISSOURI CITY...PASADENA...PIERCE...
PRAIRIE VIEW...RICHMOND...ROSENBERG...SEALY...SUGAR LAND...
TOMBALL...WEIMAR...WHARTON
445 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        MCLDY       MCLEAR
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                30           60           10
TEMP (24H TREND)               91 (0)      69 (-6)           84
RH (24H TREND)                59 (+4)     100 (+2)           36
20 FT WIND (MPH)                 S 11         W  6         N 11
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1680          368         1370
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          5513         1208         4494
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S 18        NW 12         N 15
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              S  9        NW  6         N  8
VENT RATE (M2/S)                15120         2208        10960
CATEGORY DAY                        4                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                      4                         6
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              2            3            1

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...MODERATE

$$

TXZ214-235>238-030445-
BRAZORIA-CHAMBERS-GALVESTON-JACKSON-MATAGORDA-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ALVIN...ANAHUAC...ANGLETON...BAY CITY...
EDNA...FREEPORT...FRIENDSWOOD...GALVESTON...LAKE JACKSON...
LEAGUE CITY...MONT BELVIEU...PALACIOS...PEARLAND...TEXAS CITY...
WINNIE
445 AM CDT THU OCT 2 2014

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          FRI

CLOUD COVER                     PCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                30           60           30
TEMP (24H TREND)               90 (0)      73 (-4)           85
RH (24H TREND)                65 (+3)     100 (+4)           40
20 FT WIND (MPH)                 S 11         W  7         N 10
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1287          333         1396
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          4224         1093         4579
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S 17         S 15         N 13
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              S  9         S  8         N  7
VENT RATE (M2/S)                11583         2664         9772
CATEGORY DAY                        4                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                      4                         6
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              2            3            2

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...MODERATE

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.FRIDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. NORTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.SATURDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE LOWER 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SATURDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLEAR. LOWS IN THE MID 50S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS UP TO 5 MPH.
.SUNDAY...SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE MID 60S. SOUTH WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTH WINDS
UP TO 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE UPPER 60S. SOUTHEAST
WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...MOSTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.

...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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