Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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FIRE WEATHER PLANNING FORECAST FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
639 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

.DISCUSSION...
HIGH PRESSURE TO OUR NORTH WILL SETTLE SOUTHWARDS INTO THE KEYS AND
FLORIDA STRAITS THROUGH TOMORROW. AS A RESULT...WINDS WILL
WEAKEN...BECOMING VARIABLE. THIS WILL ALLOW DAY TIME HIGHS TO CLIMB A
BIT ABOVE NORMAL...AND OVERNIGHT LOWS TO RADIATE TO NEAR NORMAL.
RELATIVE HUMIDITY WILL REMAIN IN THE MID 70S...AND RELATIVE HUMIDITY
WILL REMAIN ABOVE 50 PERCENT. SHOWER AND THUNDERSTORM CHANCES WILL
BE HIGHEST THIS AFTERNOON INTO TONIGHT DUE TO A NORTHEAST TO EAST FLOW
FAVORABLE FOR BOTH ISLAND CLOUD LINE DEVELOPMENT...AND SOUTH FLORIDA
SEA BREEZE ACTIVITY MOVING TOWARDS THE KEYS.


FLZ076>078-171100-
MONROE UPPER KEYS-MONROE MIDDLE KEYS-MONROE LOWER KEYS-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...KEY LARGO...MARATHON...KEY WEST
639 AM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

                      TODAY        TONIGHT      WED

CLOUD COVER           MCLEAR       PCLDY        PCLDY
CHANCE PRECIP (%)     40           40           40
WEATHER TYPE          TSTMS        TSTMS        TSTMS
TEMP                  90           79           89
RH %                  58           75           60
20FT WIND AM(MPH)     E 12                      SE  5
20FT WIND PM(MPH)     E  9         E  6         LGT/VAR
PRECIP DURATION       2            2            2
PRECIP BEGIN          6 AM         CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP END            CONTINUING   CONTINUING   CONTINUING
PRECIP AMOUNT         2            2            2
LAL                   3            3            3
MIXING HGT(FT-AGL)    4500         500          4500
TRANSPORT WND(MPH)    E 12         E  6         SE  5
DISPERSION INDEX      49           5            19
MAX LVORI                          4

REMARKS...NONE.


.FORECAST FOR DAYS 3 THROUGH 7...
.THURSDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 80S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. SOUTH WINDS AROUND
5 MPH.
.FRIDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 80S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. NORTHEAST WINDS
AROUND 5 MPH.
.SATURDAY...MOSTLY CLOUDY. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.
LOWS IN THE LOWER 80S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. EAST WINDS AROUND
10 MPH.
.SUNDAY THROUGH MONDAY...PARTLY CLOUDY WITH SCATTERED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS. LOWS IN THE LOWER 80S. HIGHS IN THE MID 80S. EAST
WINDS AROUND 15 MPH.

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