Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast FOR West Texas/Southeast New Mexico
Nantional Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
241 PM CDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.DISCUSSION...
A few storms are possible across the mountains today and Wednesday,
thereafter storm chances dwindle. Temperatures will continue to trend up
and RHs will trend down, especially on Thursday when single digit
minimum are expected across much of the Trans Pecos including
Southeast New Mexico. Fire danger will like be high on Thursday with
the atmosphere in a dry unstable state.

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For point-specific forecasts please see the Point Fire Weather Matrix
product issued by the Midland/Odessa National Weather Service Office.

NMZ114-TXZ258-281630-
Guadalupe Mountains-
Including the cities of Guadalupe Mountains NP and Pine Springs
141 PM MDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (45-55 percent) then becoming
                      partly cloudy (35-45 percent). Slight chance
                      of showers and thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....In the lower 60s above 6000 feet...in the mid
                      60s below 6000 feet.
*    24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity........40-60 percent.
*    24 hr trend......26 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........South winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................2.
* Chance of precip....20 percent.
* Haines Index........6 high.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...West 10 to 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (25-35 percent). Isolated
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....Around 90 above 6000 feet...93 to 98 below
                      6000 feet.
*    24 hr trend......6 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity........10 percent.
*    24 hr trend......15 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........West winds 15 to 20 mph above 6000
                      feet...southwest 15 to 20 mph below 6000
                      feet.
* LAL.................1.
* Chance of precip....10 percent.
* Haines Index........6 high.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...West around 25 mph.
* Mixing height.......15000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....West around 20 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Excellent/150000 knot-ft.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (5-15 percent).
* Min temperature.....64 to 69.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
* Max humidity........20-30 percent above 6000 feet...25-35 percent
                      below 6000 feet.
*    24 hr trend......27 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........West winds 15 to 20 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........6 high.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...West 15 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
* Max temperature.....In the lower 90s above 6000 feet...94 to 99
                      below 6000 feet.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
* Min humidity........5-10 percent.
*    24 hr trend......4 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........West winds 15 to 20 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 moderate.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...West around 30 mph.
* Mixing height.......13900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....West around 24 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Excellent/150000 knot-ft.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s above 6000 feet...in the upper
80s below 6000 feet. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Minimum relative
humidity at or below 15 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s above 6000 feet...in the lower
90s below 6000 feet. South winds 10 to 15 mph. Minimum relative
humidity at or below 15 percent.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 80s above 6000 feet...in the lower
90s below 6000 feet. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph. Minimum relative
humidity at or below 15 percent.

$$

NMZ115-281630-
Southeast Plains-
141 PM MDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40 percent). Slight chance
                      of showers and thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....In the upper 60s.
*    24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity........60-80 percent.
*    24 hr trend......16 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........South winds 15 to 20 mph.
* LAL.................2.
* Chance of precip....20 percent.
* Haines Index........6 high.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southwest 20 to 25 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (20-30 percent). Isolated showers and
                      thunderstorms through the day.
* Max temperature.....Around 100.
*    24 hr trend......7 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity........10-15 percent.
*    24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* Chance of precip....10 percent.
* Haines Index........6 high.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...West around 30 mph.
* Mixing height.......17000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....Southwest around 21 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Excellent/150000 knot-ft.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (5-15 percent).
* Min temperature.....In the upper 60s.
*    24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Max humidity........45-65 percent.
*    24 hr trend......16 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........Southwest winds 15 to 20 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........6 high.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...West 15 to 20 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-5 percent).
* Max temperature.....Around 102.
*    24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity........5-10 percent.
*    24 hr trend......6 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........West winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........5 moderate.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...West around 25 mph.
* Mixing height.......15900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....West around 21 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Excellent/150000 knot-ft.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the mid 90s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny. Highs in the upper 90s. South winds 10 to
15 mph. Minimum relative humidity at or below 15 percent.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 90s. South winds 10 to 15 mph.
Minimum relative humidity at or below 15 percent.

$$

TXZ057-074-079>081-281630-
Van Horn and Highway 54 Corridor-Davis/Apache Mountains Area-
Presidio Valley-Marfa Plateau-Big Bend Area-
Including the cities of Van Horn, Alpine, Fort Davis, Presidio,
Marfa, Big Bend NP, and Marathon
241 PM CDT Tue Jun 27 2017 /141 PM MDT Tue Jun 27 2017/

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (30-40 percent). Slight chance
                      of showers and thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....In the lower 60s across the mountains...in
                      the lower 70s along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Max humidity........65-85 percent.
*    24 hr trend......8 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........South 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL.................2.
* Chance of precip....20 percent.
* Haines Index........5 moderate.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...North 10 to 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (20-30 percent). Slight chance
                      of showers and thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....89 to 94 across the mountains...around 101
                      along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity........20-25 percent.
*    24 hr trend......6 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph above 5000
                      feet...south 5 to 10 mph below 5000 feet.
* LAL.................2.
* Chance of precip....20 percent.
* Haines Index........5 moderate.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...North around 25 mph.
* Mixing height.......15000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....West around 14 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Excellent/150000 knot-ft.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (15-25 percent). Isolated
                      showers and thunderstorms through the night.
* Min temperature.....63 to 68 across the mountains...in the mid
                      70s along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......2 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity........50-70 percent across the mountains...55-75
                      percent along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......15 percent drier.
* LAL.................2.
* Wind 20FT...........Southeast 5 to 10 mph.
* Chance of precip....10 percent.
* Haines Index........6 high.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Northwest 10 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny (0-10 percent).
* Max temperature.....92 to 97 across the mountains...around 107
                      along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......4 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity........10-15 percent across the mountains...15-20
                      percent along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........West winds 15 to 20 mph above 5000
                      feet...west 10 to 15 mph below 5000 feet.
* LAL.................1.
* Wind 20FT...........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index........6 high.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Northwest around 25 mph.
* Mixing height.......17500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....West around 23 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Excellent/150000 knot-ft.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the lower 90s across the mountains...
around 107 along the Rio Grande. North winds 10 to 15 mph above
5000 feet...north 5 to 10 mph below 5000 feet. Minimum relative
humidity at or below 15 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s across the mountains...around
104 along the Rio Grande. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Minimum
relative humidity above 15 percent.
.SUNDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 90s across the mountains...around
103 along the Rio Grande. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Minimum
relative humidity above 15 percent.

$$

TXZ045>048-050>053-058>063-067>070-075-082-281630-
Gaines-Dawson-Borden-Scurry-Andrews-Martin-Howard-Mitchell-
Reeves County and Upper Trans Pecos-Loving-Winkler-Ector-Midland-
Glasscock-Ward-Crane-Upton-Reagan-Pecos-Terrell-
Including the cities of Seminole, Lamesa, Gail, Snyder, Andrews,
Stanton, Big Spring, Colorado City, Pecos, Mentone, Kermit, Odessa,
Midland, Garden City, Monahans, Crane, McCamey, Rankin, Big Lake,
Fort Stockton, Dryden, and Sanderson
241 PM CDT Tue Jun 27 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (25-35 percent). Isolated
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....In the upper 60s.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree warmer.
* Max humidity........70-90 percent.
*    24 hr trend......7 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................2.
* Chance of precip....20 percent.
* Haines Index........5 moderate.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Northeast 10 to 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (20-30 percent). Isolated showers and
                      thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....95 to 100.
*    24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity........20-30 percent.
*    24 hr trend......5 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........South winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................2.
* Chance of precip....20 percent.
* Haines Index........5 moderate.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Northwest around 25 mph.
* Mixing height.......16000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....South around 20 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Excellent/150000 knot-ft.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (10-20 percent).
* Min temperature.....In the lower 70s.
*    24 hr trend......3 degrees warmer.
* Max humidity........65-85 percent.
*    24 hr trend......7 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........South 5 to 10 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* Haines Index........6 high.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...West 10 to 15 mph.

.THURSDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Sunny (5-15 percent).
* Max temperature.....Around 103.
*    24 hr trend......5 degrees warmer.
* Min humidity........15-20 percent.
*    24 hr trend......10 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................1.
* Wind 20FT...........Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph.
* Haines Index........6 high.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...West around 20 mph.
* Mixing height.......18200 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....Southwest around 22 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Excellent/150000 knot-ft.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.FRIDAY...Sunny. Highs in the upper 90s. East winds 10 to 15 mph.
Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a 20 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 90s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.
.SUNDAY...Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 90s. South winds 10 to
15 mph. Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.

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