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
723 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

.DISCUSSION...
A HEALTHY SOUTHEASTERLY TRANSPORT WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE DAY...
WEAKENING OVER THE WEEKEND AS THE ONSHORE PRESSURE GRADIENT RELAXES.
PRECIPITATION CHANCES WILL ALSO BE ON THE DECLINE AS SOUTHEASTERN
U.S. HIGH PRESSURE EXPANDS BACK INTO EASTERN TEXAS. DRIER AIR MOVING
IN FROM THE WEST WILL AID IN BETTER CLEARING OUT SKIES...DEEPENING
WEEKEND MIXING DEPTHS.

TXZ176-195>198-280730-
BRAZOS-BURLESON-GRIMES-MADISON-WASHINGTON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...BRENHAM...BRYAN...CALDWELL...
COLLEGE STATION...LAKE SOMERVILLE...MADISONVILLE...NAVASOTA
723 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SAT

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                50           40           30
TEMP (24H TREND)              83 (+1)      71 (-2)           87
RH (24H TREND)                70 (-1)      95 (-1)           64
20 FT WIND (MPH)                 S 13         S 10         S  6
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1015           84         1427
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          3329          276         4683
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S 24         S 10         S 13
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              S 12         S  5         S  7
VENT RATE (M2/S)                12180          420         9989
CATEGORY DAY                        4                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                      1                         6
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW.

$$

TXZ163-164-177>179-199-280730-
HOUSTON-MONTGOMERY-POLK-SAN JACINTO-TRINITY-WALKER-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...COLDSPRING...CONROE...CORRIGAN...
CROCKETT...GROVETON...HUNTSVILLE...LIVINGSTON...ONALASKA...
SHEPHERD...THE WOODLANDS...TRINITY...WILLIS
723 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SAT

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                50           40           30
TEMP (24H TREND)              84 (+1)      71 (-2)           88
RH (24H TREND)                65 (-3)      93 (-3)           62
20 FT WIND (MPH)                 S 11         S  6         S  6
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)            945           88         1811
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          3101          290         5943
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S 22         S  9         S 10
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              S 11         S  5         S  5
VENT RATE (M2/S)                10395          440         9055
CATEGORY DAY                        4                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                      1                         6
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW.

$$

TXZ200-210>213-226-227-280730-
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
723 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SAT

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        MCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                50           40           30
TEMP (24H TREND)              85 (+1)      73 (-2)           88
RH (24H TREND)                66 (-3)      97 (+1)           64
20 FT WIND (MPH)                 S 15         S  7         S  7
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1027           77         1509
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          3370          254         4952
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S 26         S  7         S 13
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              S 13         S  4         S  7
VENT RATE (M2/S)                13351          308        10563
CATEGORY DAY                        4                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                      2                         6
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW.

$$

TXZ214-235>238-280730-
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
723 AM CDT FRI MAY 27 2016

                                TODAY      TONIGHT          SAT

CLOUD COVER                     MCLDY        PCLDY        PCLDY
PRECIP TYPE                     TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
CHANCE PRECIP (PCT)                50           30           30
TEMP (24H TREND)              85 (+1)      75 (-2)           86
RH (24H TREND)                70 (-1)      95 (+1)           67
20 FT WIND (MPH)             S 17 G25         S 11         S 10
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(M-AGL)           1130           94         1237
MAX/MIN MIX HGT(FT-AGL)          3708          310         4057
TRANSPORT WND (KTS)              S 22         S 12         S 14
TRANSPORT WND (M/S)              S 11         S  6         S  7
VENT RATE (M2/S)                12430          564         8659
CATEGORY DAY                        4                         4
SUNSHINE HOURS                      3                         7
LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LVL              3            3            3

REMARKS...NONE.

FOG POTENTIAL (FIRST 24 HRS)...LOW.

$$

.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...

.SATURDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING
MOSTLY CLOUDY. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 30 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE UPPER 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY NIGHT...PARTLY CLOUDY IN THE EVENING THEN BECOMING MOSTLY
CLOUDY. A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN
THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.MONDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.TUESDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.TUESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 20 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 70S. SOUTHEAST WINDS
5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY...PARTLY SUNNY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 MPH.
.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS AROUND 70. SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO
10 MPH.
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY WITH A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. EAST WINDS UP TO 5 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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