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
335 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Onshore winds will be strengthening overnight and humidity levels
will be on the rise for Friday and Saturday. Patchy ground fog
will be possible early Friday morning. Another cold front will
bring the region a good chance of rain Saturday night into Sunday.

TXZ163-164-177>179-199-281545-
Houston-Montgomery-Polk-San Jacinto-Trinity-Walker-
Including the cities of Coldspring, Conroe, Corrigan, Crockett,
Groveton, Huntsville, Livingston, Onalaska, Shepherd,
The Woodlands, Trinity, and Willis
335 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

                              Tonight          Fri    Fri Night          Sat

Cloud Cover                     PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                      NONE         NONE      showers        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0            0           20           30
Temp (24H Trend)             66 (+18)      90 (+9)           76           85
RH (24H Trend)                 93 (0)     52 (+15)           89           71
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S  8         S 11        SE 11        SE 15
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)              0         1569          233          478
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)             0         5148          765         1569
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S  8         S 25         S 20         S 21
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S  4         S 13         S 10         S 11
Vent Rate (M2/S)                    0        20397         2330         5258
Category Day                                     5                         3
Sunshine Hours                                   6                         3
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1            2

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...low.

$$

TXZ176-195>198-281545-
Brazos-Burleson-Grimes-Madison-Washington-
Including the cities of Brenham, Bryan, Caldwell,
College Station, Lake Somerville, Madisonville, and Navasota
335 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

                              Tonight          Fri    Fri Night          Sat

Cloud Cover                     PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        MCldy
Precip Type                      NONE         NONE      showers        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0            0           20           30
Temp (24H Trend)             67 (+17)      90 (+9)           76           86
RH (24H Trend)                95 (+2)     53 (+15)           94           69
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S 10         S 11        SE 13         S 16
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)              0         1255          156          671
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)             0         4117          511         2200
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S  9         S 25         S 16         S 24
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S  5         S 13         S  8         S 12
Vent Rate (M2/S)                    0        16315         1248         8052
Category Day                                     5                         4
Sunshine Hours                                   6                         3
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1            2

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...low.

$$

TXZ200-210>213-226-227-281545-
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, and Wharton
335 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

                              Tonight          Fri    Fri Night          Sat

Cloud Cover                     PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                      NONE         NONE      showers        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0            0           20           30
Temp (24H Trend)             69 (+16)      89 (+6)           77           86
RH (24H Trend)                97 (+9)     55 (+16)           92           69
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SE 10         S 13        SE 13        SE 18
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             56         1198          200          962
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           185         3930          655         3155
Transport Wnd (KTS)             SE  8         S 25         S 20         S 29
Transport Wnd (M/S)             SE  4         S 13         S 10         S 15
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  224        15574         2000        14430
Category Day                                     4                         4
Sunshine Hours                                   6                         4
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1            2

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...low.

$$

TXZ214-235>238-281545-
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, and Winnie
335 PM CDT Thu Apr 27 2017

                              Tonight          Fri    Fri Night          Sat

Cloud Cover                     PCldy        PCldy        PCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                      NONE         NONE      showers        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                 0            0           20           20
Temp (24H Trend)             71 (+16)      86 (+6)           77           85
RH (24H Trend)               95 (+10)     66 (+18)           93           71
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SE 12         S 15        SE 16        SE 20
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)             72          864          242          905
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)           235         2834          794         2969
Transport Wnd (KTS)             SE 11         S 23        SE 20         S 31
Transport Wnd (M/S)             SE  6         S 12        SE 10         S 16
Vent Rate (M2/S)                  432        10368         2420        14480
Category Day                                     4                         4
Sunshine Hours                                   6                         5
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            1            1            1

Remarks...None.

Fog Potential (First 24 Hours)...low.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Showers and thunderstorms likely. Lows in the
lower 60s. South winds 10 to 15 mph shifting to the southwest
5 to 15 mph late in the evening.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny early in the morning then clearing. A
50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the
lower 70s. Northwest winds 5 to 15 mph.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear, cooler. Lows in the upper 40s. Northwest
winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the south late in the evening.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds 5 to
10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the upper 50s. Southeast winds up
to 5 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear late in the afternoon then becoming
mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the mid 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph shifting to the north late in the evening.
.THURSDAY...Sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s. North winds 10 to 15 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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