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
402 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

.DISCUSSION...
Strong onshore winds will continue through this evening. A good
chance of showers and thunderstorms will occur ahead of a cold
front tonight into early Sunday. The front is expected to move
through the area late tonight and Sunday morning.

TXZ163-164-177>179-199-300415-
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
402 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy        PCldy
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                40           90           20
Temp (24H Trend)              85 (-5)     60 (-15)           73
RH (24H Trend)               70 (+13)      88 (-1)           38
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SE 12         W  9        NW 10
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            932          372         1551
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          3059         1222         5089
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 28        NW 12         W 16
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S 14        NW  6         W  8
Vent Rate (M2/S)                13048         2232        12408
Category Day                        4                         4
Sunshine Hours                      2                         8
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            4            2

Remarks...Light fog and haze possible this morning.

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

$$

TXZ176-195>198-300415-
Brazos-Burleson-Grimes-Madison-Washington-
Including the cities of Brenham, Bryan, Caldwell,
College Station, Lake Somerville, Madisonville, and Navasota
402 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy       MClear
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                40           70           10
Temp (24H Trend)              87 (-3)     58 (-17)           73
RH (24H Trend)               68 (+11)      85 (-5)           38
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                 S 14        NW 12        NW 11
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)           1181          435         1594
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          3874         1428         5230
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 29        NW 13        NW 18
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S 15        NW  7        NW  9
Vent Rate (M2/S)                17715         3045        14346
Category Day                        5                         4
Sunshine Hours                      2                         9
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            4            1

Remarks...Light fog and haze possible this morning.

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

$$

TXZ200-210>213-226-227-300415-
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
402 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy       MClear
Precip Type                     tstms        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                30           80           10
Temp (24H Trend)              86 (-3)     62 (-14)           76
RH (24H Trend)                70 (+9)      88 (-2)           37
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SE 17        NW 11        NW 12
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)           1047          295         1440
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          3436          969         4724
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 32        NW 14        NW 15
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S 16        NW  7        NW  8
Vent Rate (M2/S)                16752         2065        11520
Category Day                        5                         4
Sunshine Hours                      2                         9
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            4            1

Remarks...Light fog and haze possible this morning.

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

$$

TXZ214-235>238-300415-
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
402 AM CDT Sat Apr 29 2017

                                Today      Tonight          Sun

Cloud Cover                     MCldy        MCldy       MClear
Precip Type                   showers        tstms        tstms
Chance Precip (Pct)                20           70           20
Temp (24H Trend)              85 (-1)     63 (-13)           77
RH (24H Trend)                74 (+4)       91 (0)           38
20 Ft Wind (MPH)                SE 21        NW 15        NW 13
Max/Min Mix Hgt(M-AGL)            832          311         1335
Max/Min Mix Hgt(FT-AGL)          2728         1020         4380
Transport Wnd (KTS)              S 33         N 17        NW 14
Transport Wnd (M/S)              S 17         N  9        NW  7
Vent Rate (M2/S)                14144         2799         9345
Category Day                        4                         4
Sunshine Hours                      3                         9
Lightning Activity Lvl              1            3            2

Remarks...Patchy sea fog possible this morning.

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

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows in the lower 50s. West winds around
5 mph shifting to the south after midnight.
.MONDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.MONDAY NIGHT...Clear. Lows around 60. South winds 5 to 10 mph.
.TUESDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s. Southeast winds 5 to
10 mph.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming
mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.
Lows in the upper 60s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers
and thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 80s. South winds 5 to
10 mph.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of
showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 60. Northeast winds around
5 mph shifting to the north after midnight.
.THURSDAY...Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers.
Highs in the mid 70s. North winds 5 to 15 mph.
.THURSDAY NIGHT...Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 50s. North
winds 5 to 10 mph.
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Northwest 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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