Suppression Forecast
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Spot Forecast for Langley CRP...USDA-NRCS
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
725 AM CST Fri Feb 17 2017

Forecast is based on ignition time of 0800 MST on February 17.
If conditions become unrepresentative...contact the National Weather
Service.

.DISCUSSION...

Light south winds early this morning will veer from the southwest
late this morning into this afternoon and increase to 15 to 20
mph gusting to 25 mph. Minimum afternoon humidiites will drop into
the upper teens but remain above 15 percent so no critical fire
weather conditions are expected. Winds will diminish and become
more westerly tonight, and will remain so through Saturday. Skies
will be mostly clear today with increasing high clouds tonight. No
rainfall is expected until Sunday at the earliest.

&&

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

.TODAY...

Sky/weather.........Sunny (10-20 percent).
LAL.................No Tstms.
Max temperature.....Around 73.
Min humidity........17 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 13 to 18 mph. Gusts up to 25
                    mph early in the morning.
Mixing height.......300-2200 ft AGL increasing to 3300 ft AGL early
                    in the afternoon, then increasing to 5400 ft
                    AGL early in the afternoon increasing to
                    7400-8100 ft AGL early in the afternoon
                    decreasing to 6000 ft AGL decreasing to 2900 ft
                    AGL late in the afternoon.
Transport winds.....Southwest around 16 mph.
Haines Index........2 to 4 very low to low.

TIME (MST)      8 AM   10 AM  NOON   2 PM   4 PM
Sky cover.......MCLEAR MCLEAR MCLEAR CLEAR  CLEAR
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE   NONE
Tstm cov........
LAL.............1      1      1      1      1
Temp............48     59     69     73     72
RH..............60     39     24     18     18
20 FT wind dir..S      S      SW     SW     SW
20 FT wind spd..10     14     19     19     17
20 FT wind gust.20     20     25     25     20
Mix hgt (ft)....700    2200   5400   8100   2900
Transp wind dir.SW     SW     SW     W      SW
Transp wind spd.23     21     21     22     12
Haines index....4      4      3      2      2

.TONIGHT...

Sky/weather.........Mostly clear (5-15 percent).
LAL.................No Tstms.
Min temperature.....Around 44.
Max humidity........70 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........Southwest winds 6 to 11 mph.
Mixing height.......0-200 ft AGL.
Transport winds.....West around 11 mph.
Haines Index........2 to 4 very low to low.

TIME (MST)      5 PM      8 PM      11 PM     2 AM
Sky cover.......CLEAR     CLEAR     MCLEAR    MCLEAR
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
Tstm cov........
LAL.............1         1         1         1
Temp............70        61        53        48
RH..............19        35        46        60
20 FT wind dir..SW        S         SW        SW
20 FT wind spd..15        15        12        10
20 FT wind gust.                    15
Mix hgt (ft)....200       200       200       200
Transp wind dir.SW        SW        W         W
Transp wind spd.7         15        13        12
Haines index....2         2         4         3

.SATURDAY...

Sky/weather.........Mostly sunny (25-35 percent).
LAL.................No Tstms.
Max temperature.....Around 74.
Min humidity........24 percent.
Wind (20 ft)........West winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the
                    southeast early in the afternoon.
Mixing height.......100-1700 ft AGL increasing to 2500-3700 ft AGL
                    early in the afternoon, then increasing to
                    3700-4900 ft AGL early in the afternoon
                    decreasing to 1900 ft AGL late in the
                    afternoon.
Transport winds.....Northwest around 4 mph shifting to the south
                    around 8 mph early in the afternoon.
Haines Index........2 to 3 very low.

TIME (MST)      5 AM      8 AM      11 AM     2 PM
Sky cover.......PCLDY     PCLDY     MCLEAR    MCLEAR
Weather cov.....
Weather type....NONE      NONE      NONE      NONE
Tstm cov........
LAL.............1         1         1         1
Temp............44        49        67        74
RH..............70        61        33        24
20 FT wind dir..W         W         W         S
20 FT wind spd..9         9         8         9
20 FT wind gust.10                            10
Mix hgt (ft)....200       400       2500      4900
Transp wind dir.W         NW        N         S
Transp wind spd.9         8         2         8
Haines index....2         2         2         3

$$
Forecaster...Hennig
Requested by...Sawyer Warick
Type of request...PRESCRIBED
.TAG 1702349.0/MAF



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