Routine Fire Wx Fcst (With/Without 6-10 Day Outlook)
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Fire Weather Planning Forecast For West Texas/Southeast New Mexico
National Weather Service Midland/Odessa TX
330 PM CDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.DISCUSSION...

Fire weather will remain quiet as heavy rain and flooding will be the
main concern over the coming days. Expect the region to dry out by
this weekend.

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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-TXZ258-261615-
Guadalupe Mountains-
Including the cities of Guadalupe Mountains NP and Pine Springs
230 PM MDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (40-50 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....In the lower 50s above 6000 feet...54 to 59
                      below 6000 feet.
*    24 hr trend......1 degree cooler.
* Max humidity........65-85 percent above 6000 feet...70-90 percent
                      below 6000 feet.
*    24 hr trend......12 percent drier.
* Wind 20FT...........East winds 5 to 10 mph above 6000 feet...east
                      10 to 15 mph below 6000 feet.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....50 percent.
* Haines Index........5 moderate.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southwest 10 to 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (60-70 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....In the upper 60s above 6000 feet...69 to 74
                      below 6000 feet.
*    24 hr trend......7 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity........45-55 percent.
*    24 hr trend......17 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........Northeast winds 15 to 20 mph.
* LAL.................4.
* Chance of precip....50 percent.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...South around 15 mph.
* Mixing height.......7600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....East around 15 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Good/81000 knot-ft.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). Showers and
                      thunderstorms likely.
* Min temperature.....51 to 56.
*    24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity........80-100 percent.
*    24 hr trend......15 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........Northeast winds 20 to 30 mph.
* LAL.................4.
* Chance of precip....70 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...East 10 to 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (75-85 percent). Showers and
                      thunderstorms likely.
* Max temperature.....In the upper 50s above 6000 feet...around 60
                      below 6000 feet.
*    24 hr trend......10 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity........80-90 percent above 6000 feet...75-85 percent
                      below 6000 feet.
*    24 hr trend......29 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........Above 6000 feet, northeast winds 20 to 25
                      mph. Below 6000 feet, northeast winds 20 to
                      25 mph.
* LAL.................4.
* Chance of precip....60 percent.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...East around 20 mph.
* Mixing height.......3400 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....Northeast around 25 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Fair/46800 knot-ft.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 60s above 6000 feet...in the lower
60s below 6000 feet. East winds 15 to 20 mph. Minimum relative
humidity above 15 percent.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 60s above 6000 feet...in the mid
60s below 6000 feet. East winds 10 to 15 mph. Minimum relative
humidity above 15 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s above 6000 feet...in the upper
60s below 6000 feet. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Minimum relative
humidity above 15 percent.

$$

NMZ115-261615-
Southeast Plains-
230 PM MDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (45-55 percent) then becoming
                      mostly cloudy (55-65 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....57 to 62.
*    24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity........80-100 percent.
*    24 hr trend......1 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................4.
* Chance of precip....50 percent.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southwest 10 to 15 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). Showers and
                      thunderstorms likely.
* Max temperature.....70 to 75.
*    24 hr trend......6 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity........55-65 percent.
*    24 hr trend......6 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................4 until 1300, then 5.
* Chance of precip....70 percent.
* Haines Index........4 low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...South around 15 mph.
* Mixing height.......7900 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....East around 22 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Good/98700 knot-ft.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Showers and
                      thunderstorms likely.
* Min temperature.....In the mid 50s.
*    24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity........80-100 percent.
*    24 hr trend......3 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................5.
* Chance of precip....70 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...East 5 to 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Showers and
                      thunderstorms likely.
* Max temperature.....In the lower 60s.
*    24 hr trend......9 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity........75-85 percent.
*    24 hr trend......19 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................5.
* Chance of precip....70 percent.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southeast around 20 mph.
* Mixing height.......3500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....Northeast around 28 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Good/74500 knot-ft.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s. East winds 10 to 15 mph.
Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s. East winds 5 to 10 mph.
Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.

$$

TXZ057-074-079>081-261615-
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
330 PM CDT Mon Sep 25 2017 /230 PM MDT Mon Sep 25 2017/

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Partly cloudy (45-55 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....Around 60 across the mountains...in the lower
                      70s along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity........80-100 percent across the mountains...70-90
                      percent along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......2 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................3.
* Chance of precip....50 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...West 5 to 10 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Partly sunny (50-60 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....72 to 77 across the mountains...in the mid
                      80s along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity........55-65 percent across the mountains...50-60
                      percent along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......9 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................4.
* Chance of precip....50 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southeast around 10 mph.
* Mixing height.......11500 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....East around 21 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Very good/106200 knot-ft.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (60-70 percent). Showers and
                      thunderstorms likely.
* Min temperature.....In the upper 50s across the
                      mountains...around 70 along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......2 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity........80-100 percent across the mountains...70-90
                      percent along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Wind 20FT...........Northeast winds 15 to 20 mph above 5000
                      feet...northeast 10 to 15 mph below 5000
                      feet.
* LAL.................5.
* Chance of precip....70 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...East 5 to 10 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (65-75 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....62 to 67 across the mountains...around 80
                      along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity........75-85 percent across the mountains...55-65
                      percent along the Rio Grande.
*    24 hr trend......17 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........Northeast winds 15 to 20 mph.
* LAL.................4.
* Chance of precip....50 percent.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southeast around 20 mph.
* Mixing height.......7600 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....East around 24 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Good/77900 knot-ft.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 60s across the mountains...around
80 along the Rio Grande. East winds 10 to 15 mph. Minimum relative
humidity above 15 percent.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s across the mountains...in the
lower 80s along the Rio Grande. East winds 10 to 15 mph. Minimum
relative humidity above 15 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 70 across the mountains...in the lower
80s along the Rio Grande. East winds 10 to 15 mph. Minimum relative
humidity above 15 percent.

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TXZ045>048-050>053-058>063-067>070-075-082-261615-
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
330 PM CDT Mon Sep 25 2017

.TONIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (55-65 percent). Chance of
                      showers and thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....In the mid 60s.
*    24 hr trend......3 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity........80-100 percent.
*    24 hr trend......5 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........East winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................4.
* Chance of precip....50 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southwest 5 to 10 mph.

.TUESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (70-80 percent). Showers and
                      thunderstorms likely.
* Max temperature.....74 to 79.
*    24 hr trend......4 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity........65-75 percent.
*    24 hr trend......6 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................5.
* Chance of precip....70 percent.
* Haines Index........3 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southeast around 20 mph.
* Mixing height.......7800 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....Southeast around 23 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Very good/102800 knot-ft.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...
* Sky/weather.........Mostly cloudy (80-90 percent). Showers and
                      thunderstorms.
* Min temperature.....59 to 64.
*    24 hr trend......5 degrees cooler.
* Max humidity........80-100 percent.
*    24 hr trend......Unchanged.
* Wind 20FT...........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................5.
* Chance of precip....90 percent.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southeast 10 to 15 mph.

.WEDNESDAY...
* Sky/weather.........Cloudy (85-95 percent). Showers and
                      thunderstorms.
* Max temperature.....66 to 71.
*    24 hr trend......8 degrees cooler.
* Min humidity........75-85 percent.
*    24 hr trend......12 percent wetter.
* Wind 20FT...........Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
* LAL.................5.
* Chance of precip....80 percent.
* Haines Index........2 very low.
* Wind 10000 FT MSL...Southeast around 20 mph.
* Mixing height.......5000 ft AGL.
* Transport winds.....East around 24 knots.
* Ventilation cat.....Good/73400 knot-ft.

.FORECAST DAYS 3 THROUGH 5...
.THURSDAY...Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs around 70. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph.
Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.
.FRIDAY...Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.
Minimum relative humidity above 15 percent.
.SATURDAY...Partly sunny with a 40 percent chance of showers and
thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Minimum
relative humidity above 15 percent.

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