Suppression Forecast
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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SPOT FORECAST FOR SKIPPER RANCH...TEXAS A&M FOREST SERVICE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
546 PM CDT FRI AUG 26 2016

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1728 CDT ON AUGUST 26.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

.DISCUSSION...LIGHT EASTERLY TO OCCASIONALLY GUSTY WINDS IN WAKE
OF A WESTWARD MOVING SEA BREEZE FRONT ARE EXPECTED TO DIMINISH SHORTLY
AFTER SUNSET BECOMING LIGHT FROM THE NORTHEAST TO EAST OVERNIGHT.
RELATIVE HUMIDITY IS AT ITS MINIMUM NOW TIL SUNSET A STEADY
RECOVERING OVERNIGHT. SHOWER OR THUNDERSTORM CHANCES HAVE LOWERED
TO 10 PERCENT OR LESS WITH THE SEA BREEZE PASSING TO THE WEST OF
THE BURN SITE.

.REST OF TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY (25-35 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF
                    SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE EVENING.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 74.
MAX HUMIDITY........96 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....EAST WINDS 5 TO 13 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT.
WIND (20 FT)........EAST WINDS 5 TO 13 MPH EARLY IN THE EVENING
                    BECOMING LIGHT. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS
                    EXPECTED NEAR THUNDERSTORMS EARLY IN THE
                    EVENING.
MIXING HEIGHT.......4600-6000 FT AGL DECREASING TO 400-700 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....SOUTHEAST 15 TO 23 MPH BECOMING EAST 0 TO 2
                    MPH.

TIME (CDT)          5PM 6PM 7PM 8PM 9PM 10P 11P MID 1AM 2AM 3AM 4AM 5AM
SKY (%).............41  41  18  18  18  18  18  18  15  15  15  15  15
WEATHER COV.........SCH SCH
WEATHER TYPE........RW  RW
TEMP................97  94  91  87  83  81  80  78  78  76  76  75  74
RH..................37  43  50  59  67  75  80  84  86  91  92  94  96
20 FT WIND DIR......090 090 090 090 090 100 110 110 090 080 090 080 050
20 FT WIND SPD......10  12  13  9   7   6   5   3   2   2   2   1   1
20 FT WIND GUST.....15  17  20  15  12  9   7   6   5   5   5   2   2
EYE LVL WND DIR.....090 090 090 090 090 100 110 110 090 080 090 080 050
EYE LVL WND SPD.....5   6   7   5   4   3   2   2   1   1   1   1   1
EYE LVL WND GST.....15  17  20  15  12  9   7   6   5   5   5   2   2
MIX HGT (KFT).......6.0 4.6 3.1 2.9 2.7 2.4 1.9 1.3 0.7 0.6 0.5 0.4 0.4
TRANSP WIND DIR...100 100 100 110 110 120 130 150 160 150 130 120 100
TRANSP WIND SPD...15  20  23  23  22  20  16  13  9   6   2   0   0

.SATURDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........SUNNY (20-30 PERCENT) THEN BECOMING PARTLY
                    SUNNY (45-55 PERCENT). SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
                    AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....AROUND 95.
MIN HUMIDITY........38 PERCENT.
EYE LEVEL WINDS.....LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 9 MPH LATE IN
                    THE MORNING.
WIND (20 FT)........LIGHT WINDS BECOMING EAST 5 TO 9 MPH LATE IN
                    THE MORNING. GUSTY AND ERRATIC WINDS EXPECTED
                    NEAR THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
MIXING HEIGHT.......400-1500 FT AGL INCREASING TO 6800-8300 FT AGL.
TRANSPORT WINDS.....EAST 2 TO 10 MPH.

TIME (CDT)          6AM 7AM 8AM 9AM 10A 11A 12P 1PM 2PM 3PM 4PM 5PM
SKY (%).............15  35  35  35  35  35  35  51  51  51  50  50
WEATHER COV.........                            SCH SCH SCH SCH SCH
WEATHER TYPE........                            RW  RW  RW  RW  RW
TEMP................74  74  75  80  85  89  92  92  94  95  95  95
RH..................96  96  93  80  69  56  49  46  43  40  38  40
20 FT WIND DIR......030 030 060 080 120 110 090 080 080 090 090 090
20 FT WIND SPD......1   1   1   2   3   5   5   6   6   6   7   9
20 FT WIND GUST.....2   2   2   5   6   7   7   9   10  10  12  15
EYE LVL WND DIR.....030 030 060 080 120 110 090 080 080 090 090 090
EYE LVL WND SPD.....1   1   1   1   2   2   2   3   4   4   4   5
EYE LVL WND GST.....2   2   2   5   6   7   7   9   10  10  12  15
MIX HGT (KFT).......0.4 0.4 1.5 2.6 3.7 5.1 6.5 7.9 8.0 8.2 8.3 6.8
TRANSP WIND DIR...060 040 060 110 130 120 110 110 100 090 080 080
TRANSP WIND SPD...2   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   3   5   7   10

$$
FORECASTER...59
REQUESTED BY...TEXAS A M FOREST SERVICE
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20160826.SKIPP.01/BRO



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